CNC Operations Coordinator

companySCAD - Savannah College of Art and Design
locationSavannah, GA, USA
PublishedPublished: 3/29/2024
Full Time
As the CNC operations coordinator, you will provide support to projects associated with multiple academic departments and the college infrastructure, drive the shop truck multiple times a week, and oversee daily use of the CNC lab. In this position you will be expected to make parts for students and SCAD usage while supervising and instructing any additional CNC operators. You will be responsible for managing all aspects of the lab and equipment, maintaining a system of records for documenting workflow, editing CAD files in preparation for programming, and communicating with students on CNC usage procedures.

The coordinator will be expected to coordinate with faculty on coursework and schedule lab usage time and to demonstrate lab capabilities during special tours. The ideal candidate will be familiar with the studio equipment, proper techniques, and safety procedures. Additionally, you must follow all OSHA regulations and requirements, ensure efficient usage of the lab, work overtime as needed, and maintain a professional appearance.

Minimum Qualifications:

• Must have relevant CNC experience and experience with Rhinoceros, Solidworks, or similar software, with a proficiency in 3D modeling
• Knowledge of Mastercam software and can demonstrate a detail-oriented approach to work with an ability to multitask in a deadline-oriented environment
• Possesses knowledge of wood, wood processes, and woodworking machinery while being able to measure dimensions of finished parts to ensure conformance to specifications

• Reviews program specifications to determine and set machine operations and sequencing, finished work piece dimensions, and numerical control sequences
• Requests maintenance and repair of equipment; verbalizes knowledge of programming errors

Certificates, licenses, and registrations:
  • Valid driver's license
  • Acceptance as a SCAD authorized driver

Travel Required:
  • 10% to 20%

Work Hours: The university work week is Sunday through Saturday. Most offices are open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. To accommodate business needs, employees may be assigned to other workdays and/or hours, including weekends and evenings.

ADA Tag: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements and minimum qualifications listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions and/or meet the minimum qualifications.

Fields of study

  • CNC

Required skills

  • Mastercam
  • Solidworks