CNC Programmer (Day shift)

companyTwin City Fan Companies, Ltd.
locationBrookings, SD 57006, USA
PublishedPublished: 4/11/2024
CNC Programmer
Full Time

  • Analyze blueprints and engineering drawings to determine dimensions of parts and configuration or patterns and cuts for proper machining and fabrication of parts including:
  • Calculate radii of simple and complex irregular curves using computer assist
  • Create simple and complex patterns and parts using CAD/CAM program
  • Establish optimum path and maximum use of materials and tooling including location of tool set point, starting point and cutter change points
  • Prepare programs, set-up directions and instruction for CNC operators (including step-by-step directions for movement of machine cutter, change-point in three dimensional coordinates and data, machine cutting parameters, laser power, cutting gas types and pressure settings)
  • Verify and edit code generation for accuracy and efficiency; maintain and update code files
  • For some machines, transform two-dimensional drawings into three-dimensional objects for machining
  • For some machines, transform three-dimensional objects into flat pattern parts for fabrication
  • Pending plant location, operate burn table or laser table as needed
  • Act, live, and behave by TCF Core Values
  • Other duties as assigned

  • High School Diploma or equivalent; vocational training preferred
  • 2+ years recent numeric control operations and programming experience
  • Ability to determine reference points, machine cutting paths and hole locations and compute angular and linear dimensions, radii and curvatures
  • Ability to perform and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously
  • Proficient in reading and interpreting 3D and 2D models
  • Practical experience with conventional machining equipment
  • CAD/CAM program experience preferred

  • Standard office environment
  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 20 pounds
  • Ability to occasionally climb, balance, stoop, kneel, reach
  • Ability to work extended hours sitting at a computer
  • This job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment, nor is it an all-inclusive list of responsibilities. Twin City Fan Companies, Ltd. reserves the right to revise or change job duties and responsibilities as business needs arise. Qualifications are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills, and experience required.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Required skills

  • Laser