CNC Programmer

companyCarlisle Interconnect Technologies
locationSt. Augustine, FL, USA
PublishedPublished: 11/17/2023
CNC Programmer
Full Time
Company Information

Headquartered in St. Augustine, FL, with offices and manufacturing facilities all around the globe, Carlisle Interconnect Technologies (CarlisleIT) is one of the world's leading designers and manufacturers of high-performance wire, cable, and medical devices. We provide complete interconnect solutions to industries like Aerospace, Military Defense Electronics, Space, Medical, Test Measurement, and Industrial.

Our talented team of employees worldwide helps bring movies to your seat on airplanes, deliver mission-critical information from drones to the command office, transfer heart rhythm to paper, route communications from space, connect power to downhill oil drills, and get planes back in the air faster.

Job Description


The CNC Programmer develops and improves manufacturing processes by studying product and manufacturing methods. Develops efficient machine programs to optimize equipment utilization and maintain high quality levels. They support maintenance of the equipment and drive continuous improvement of the CNC operation. The role requires strong collaboration and organizational skills.


  • Develop CNC code using model-based definition and/or blueprints for multi-axis lathes and mills.
  • Analyze drawings and model data to determine optimal metal removal techniques.
  • Determine optimal tooling / work-holding by working with other technical leaders and stakeholders.
  • Work closely with manufacturing engineers and shop floor management in new program creation/release and program changes that improve throughput and/or quality.
  • Create detailed tooling and setup sheet instructions for manufacturing.
  • Create and maintain tooling documentation/library and tool life management system.
  • Able to prove out new programs on shop floor.
  • Fluent with inspection equipment. Able to validate first piece runs meet print.
  • Optimize post processors to reduce hand editing from program development.
  • Drive and support Lean Six Sigma Manufacturing techniques in the shop including process mapping, set-up time reduction, overall waste reduction, and reduced variation between machines and programs.
  • Create standards for machine programs and train ME's and appropriate Machinists on methodology.
  • Capable of leading project assigned resources for successful completion.
  • Leadership of CNC operator training and best practices
  • Coordinate and oversee program generation to ensure consistency and high level of quality and efficiency.
  • Train machinists in use of new methods
  • Functions as a valued team member providing technical guidance to manufacturing engineers.
  • All other duties as assigned.

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This position includes access or potential access to ITAR and/or EAR technical data. Therefore, candidates will need to qualify as a US Person which is defined as a US Citizen, or a Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder).



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. The employee is to perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.


High school diploma or general education degree (GED) with 5 years of directly related CNC manual programming experience, with ability to obtain CNC Machinist Technical Certificate within 2 years with opportunity for tuition reimbursement OR

  • NC Programmer AAS Degree with 3-5 years of directly related CNC manual programming experience.
  • 2 or 4-year technical degree from an accredited university or technical college (AS or BS) preferred.

  • CNC Machinist Technical Certificate with 3-5 years of directly related CNC manual programming experience if no degree.

  • Experience machining parts for aerospace, defense, or medical industries
  • Ability to use of MS Office software including Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Project.
  • Experience with Fanuc and Mitsubishi controllers
  • Experience with SolidWorks
  • Experience with 8 Axis Euro-Tech CNC equipment
  • G and M code experience required
  • Competency in metrology as well as ability to perform gage studies.
  • Strong understanding of GD T
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedures.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
  • Ability to interpret instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.
  • Ability to apply algebraic and statistical tools for analysis of product and process

  • Ability to read, write, speak, and understand English.
  • Proficient written and verbal communication skills.

  • Regularly required to use hands to finger, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.
  • Frequently required to stand and walk.
  • Occasionally required to sit, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to fifty pounds.

This is an air-conditioned facility with many pieces of equipment that produce heat. The following are potential items encountered: fumes, dust, noise, hazardous/toxic chemicals. Appropriate training is provided and documented based on job placement that complies with OSHA and EPA regulations.


ASTM F-2412-2005, ANSI Z41-1999, or ANSI Z41-1991 rated safety toed shoes and clear ANSI Z87.1 safety rated glasses are required for the job.


Carlisle Interconnect Technologies is dedicated to identifying and reducing the environmental impact of its operations, activities, and products. It is our commitment to comply with all applicable laws and other regulatory requirements concerning the environment. We are committed to preventing pollution and continually improving our environmental performance in all our global operations. This will be achieved through a comprehensive Environmental Management System that provides the framework for setting and reviewing environmental objectives and targets of Carlisle Interconnect Technologies.

Required languages

  • English

Required skills

  • Mitsubishi
  • Solidworks
  • Fanuc