imds: Innovative Medical Device Solutions

CNC Programmer with Mastercam Vandalia, Ohio


Plans numerical control program to facilitate the machining of parts on automatic machine tools by performing the following duties:


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following, Other duties may be assigned.

·        Responsible for ensuring quality standards can be met.

·        Participates in preproduction meetings to develop manufacturing process.

·        Analyzes drawings, sketches and design data of part(s).

·        Responsible for meeting time and cost requirements for gages, fixtures and programs.

·        Responsible for delivery of all designs for fixtures gages and tooling to the Manufacturing Engineer.

·        Creates CNC program of machine instructions to regulate movement of the machine tool.

·        Responsible for communicating with the Manufacturing Engineer all issues found as the job is being programmed.

·        Supports manufacturing and quality as necessary, providing information required to machine and inspect the part(s).

·        Responsible for working with the Manufacturing Manager and the operator to ensure a quick setup and prove out the program.

·        Responsible for updating the entire project with all changes determined at the initial setups.

·        Works overtime as required



This job has no supervisory responsibilities.



·        One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

·        Edgecam experience required.

·        Excellent communication skills.

·        Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

·        Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.

·        Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.

·        Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.

·        Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

·        Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.

·        Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

·        Solid understanding of CNC mills, lathes and EDM.

·        Excellent mechanical skills and the ability to use rulers and basic measuring equipment such as micrometers, calipers and comparators.

·        Blueprint capabilities and basic computer knowledge.

·        EOE.