CNC Programmer/Machinist

locationLeesburg, VA, USA
PublishedPublished: 2/29/2024
Full Time
36-40 / hour
Work Flexibility: Onsite

Who we want -

Detail-oriented process improvers. Critical thinkers who naturally see opportunities to develop and optimize work processes - finding ways to simplify, standardize and automate.

Self-directed initiators. People who take ownership of their work and need no prompting to drive productivity, change, and outcomes.

Strategic thinkers. People who enjoy analyzing data or trends for planning, forecasting, advising, budgeting, reporting, or sales opportunities.

Dedicated achievers. People who thrive in a fast-paced environment and are driven to complete projects that meet regulations and expectations.

What you Will Do

The CNC Programmer/Machinist will be an active member of the machining manufacturing team at our Stryker Spine Headquarters in Leesburg, VA. The position will entail CNC programming, set-up and operation of machining centers along with the occasional use of detailed machining and finishing equipment. All around manufacturing fabrication will be needed on occasion. Projects often cross between machining/fabrication team members as a shared effort.

Essential duties & responsibilities:
  • Program and operate CNC machines
  • Program complex geometry using G code and CAM software. Ex: rotary, surfacing, 4 and 5 axis milling machines and/or multi-axis lathes
  • Interpret complex mechanical blueprints and 3D CAD models for manufacturing specifications
  • Occasional use of detail manual mills and lathes
  • Build, fabricate, and/or repair manufactured parts from verbal instructions,
    blueprints and/or working drawings
  • Use and operate a variety of hand tools, and electrical and mechanical equipment
  • Benchtop assembly fabrication and custom fitting
  • Utilize various forms of precision inspection equipment (i.e. comparators, micrometers, calipers, gauging, etc.)
  • Perform in-process inspection of manufactured parts/assemblies
  • Repair, clean, adjust and/or perform preventive maintenance on
    equipment, tools, or machinery, etc.
  • Ability to offer constructive feedback to engineers on design for manufacturing
  • Collaborate with other team members to achieve the project objective
  • Follow medical device manufacturing procedures and guidelines
What You Need

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • General computer skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Technical certification (Apprenticeship) or specialized trainings preferred
  • This position requires knowledge that is acquired through experience, specialized education or training
  • 3+ years of direct related machine programming/operation experience
  • 2+ years of direct experience programming/operating 4 axis or more machine centers
  • Experience with benchtop fabrication/assembly practices (i.e. fits, mechanics, burring, hand tools, etc.)
  • Hands-on experience with micrometers, calipers, dial and digital indicators, optical comparator, ring gauges, pin gauges, and thread gauges
  • Experience with ASME Y14.5 M-1994 Geometric Tolerance
  • Experienced with principles, theories, and practices of machining Stainless Steels, Cobalt Chrome, Aluminum, and Plastics
  • Good understanding and proficient in the application of manufacturing processes and GD&T
  • Candidates require a mid-level of direction/supervision while demonstrating the ability to work independently solving the manufacturing needs/problems presented to them
  • While performing the duties of this job the employee is frequently required to use hands and fingers to handle or feel. The employee is occasionally required to lift to 30 pounds. The vision requirements include close vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Work is normally performed in a typical interior manufacturing work environment
What We Offer
  • Full Employee Benefits Package totalrewards.stryker.com
  • A winning team driven to achieve our mission and deliver remarkable results
  • Coworkers committed to achieving more and winning the right way
  • Quality products that improve the lives of customers and patients
  • Ability to discover your strengths, follow your passion and own your own career
$37.45 per hour plus bonus eligible + benefits.

Travel Percentage: 10%

Stryker Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability.

Stryker Corporation 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.

Salary range

  • 36-40 / hour

Required skills

  • Plastics
  • Aluminum