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Cnc Programmer Sr

Location: GLENDALE, AZ, United States
Job Family : Support
Job Type : Regular
Posted : Feb 8, 2024
Job ID: 46543

Job Description
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Provides moderately complex programming support for machining parts, tools, or sheet metal on numerically

controlled machine tools. Ensures parts conform to dimensional specifications and equipment achieves

throughput efficiency.


  • Provides programming support for machining parts, tools, or sheet metal on numerically controlled machine tools by writing moderately complex programs of machine instructions in symbolic language to encode numerical  
  • Selects proper cutting tools for each part, by taking into consideration such factors as speeds, types of 
  • Selects program routines for the most efficient computer calculation of dimensional and machining 
  • Determine dimension and configuration of moderately difficult cuts, selection of cutting tools, machine 
  • Shows location of reference points and direction of cutting paths by preparing geometric layouts on graph 
  • Modifies existing parts programs for engineering changes or program improvements and revises programs to 
  • Observes operation of machine on trial run to prove taped or programmed instructions. Compares encoded tape 
  • Analyzes proposed changes in methods and materials and contributes to continuous improvement and key lean 
  • Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops and reviewing technical publications.
  • Supports the team by accomplishing related results as needed. Work assignments may include cross‐functional 
  • Manages CAM and post processing software updates


  • Completion of related trade school program, AA, or equivalent external training in NC Programming.
  • Demonstrated ability to perform the essential functions of the job typically acquired through four years of directly 


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Thorough knowledge and proficiency in key numerical control programming principles, concepts, and techniques.

Full knowledge of CNC programming language. Thorough knowledge of N/C tooling, proper speeds and feeds for

the material to be machined and proper machine sequences. General knowledge of aerospace industry and

machine shop operations. Ability to effectively apply continuous improvement methods to manufacturing

functions (e.g. process mapping, design‐to‐production automation). Ability to interpret a variety of technical

instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables. Ability to

research and analyze data and develop recommendations or resolve problems of moderate scope and complexity.

Ability to work with only general work direction and instructions regarding the scope of assignments, determine

priority and order of assignments. Ability to read, analyze, and interpret technical manuals. Ability to manually

program N/C machines. May require ability to use standard business software applications and/or specialized

design, data analysis, or database tools. Ability to respond to inquiries or complaints from customers or members

of the business community. Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.

Ability to effectively demonstrate team member competencies and participate in goal‐setting, performance

feedback, and self‐development activities.

Parker is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Parker is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job related reasons regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.  However, U.S. Citizenship, Permanent Residency or other appropriate status is required for certain positions, in accord with U.S. import & export regulations.

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