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CNC Programming Technician - 59285 in Syracuse, NY at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 3/12/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: 51767

Our client in Syracuse, New York is seeking a CNC Programmer Technician. 

NO CORP-TO-CORP SUBMISSIONS ACCEPTED FOR THIS POSITION.  Applicants must be able to work directly for Fast Switch as a W2 Employee (US Citizens and all other parties authorized to work in the US without sponsorship are encouraged to apply).


Summary of Position: 
This position is accountable to design and implement CNC programs and tool layouts to automate the CNC processes in support of continuous improvement in the manufacturing processes and productivity optimization. 

Principal Accountabilities 
• Program and set up CNC machines using long hand G-Code, Mazatrol, MasterCam and other software. Provide programming support on production jobs. Expertise in CADCAM for New LVD Strippit and also Fin Power CNC Stamping Press desired. 
• Identify and order tooling needed for the CNC and other Machine Shop machines as needed. Design new jigs, tools, fixtures, and special equipment for CNC applications and provide technical direction to production personnel. Redesign existing tooling, update tool drawings, and revise records, as required by changes in manufacturing processes. 
• Investigate quality problems relative to machining and provide technical direction to implement corrective action on defective tooling and or improper manufacturing methods. 
• Implement projects and best practices to maximize CNC Work Center efficiency using MVP Lean Principles. Supervise the process validation portion of new program roll out and communicate the process effectively with the process engineers, quality and production personnel. 
• Collaborate daily with Manufacturing Engineer concerning issues with new machines. 
• Perform Poke-Yoke activities for CNC Work Center processes. 
• Train CNC machine set up operators on new machining technologies as needed. 

Nature and Scope: 
• Be assertive in negotiating and administering projects, in order to obtain the best results for the company and maximize use of resources. 
• Understand and abide by a high standard of professional ethics, in order to ensure the integrity of the department and the work performed. 

Experience and Training Required to Perform Job: 
• 2 yr. technical degree or appropriate certificate from a college or trade school such as a Journeyman certification in a machine related field or. 
• Min 5 years of experience is required with proven ability to program machines and implement machining technology changes. 
• Candidates without formal schooling will be considered based on experience.

Fast Switch, Ltd. is a high-growth IT staffing firm, with headquarters in Dublin, Ohio and with offices serving the Columbus, Detroit, Boston, Cincinnati, Minneapolis, Phoenix, Hartford, Los Angeles, Tucson, San Francisco, Denver, and Cleveland metropolitan areas.  We have a staff of over 780 associates and have experienced growth while remaining profitable.

Compensation can vary depending on experience and capability, plus benefits which include healthcare, dental, and vision insurance, long term disability coverage, and 401(k) with match and IMMEDIATE vesting.  Our benefits package, in this day and age, is superb.

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