Sr. CNC Programmer

locationOceanside, CA 92056, USA
PublishedPublished: 3/27/2024
CNC Programmer
Full Time
Veridiam is a strategic manufacturing partner with over 60 years of experience serving the aerospace, industrial, medical, and nuclear markets. Our roots were formed in the exacting nuclear and aerospace industries, expanded into Medical where we have supplied critical components to a global customer base. We currently provide elegant solutions across a broad range of customers and diverse markets. At Veridiam we recognize that talent is at the forefront of our organization and define who we are in today's industry.


Create, modify and document programs to control path machining or processing of parts for multi-axis computer numerical control ("CNC") machines utilizing Mastercam or other software. CNC machines programs intended for lathes, multi-axis spindles and milling machines to cut away material from a solid block of metal.

  • Write or modify advanced close tolerance programs for CNC machines in the language of the machine's controller.
  • Analyze drawings, sketches, blueprints and/or schematics of part to determine dimension and configuration of cuts, machine speeds and feed rates, according to knowledge of machining processes, part specifications and machine capabilities.
  • Determine the sequence of machine operations and select the proper cutting tools needed to machine workpieces into desired shapes.
  • Determine and document reference points and direction of machine cutting paths.
  • Writes program of machine instructions to regulate movement of machine along cutting path.
  • Writes instruction sheets and cutter lists to guide setup and operation of machine.
  • Revise programs to eliminate errors or omissions and retest programs to check that problems have been resolved.
  • May operate machine to test program effectiveness.
  • Work with cross-functional teams to ensure program effectiveness.
  • Observe machine operation to prove programmed instructions are accurate and/or troubleshoot in-process machining issues that may arise.
  • Demonstrates ability to appear for work on time, follow directions from a supervisor, interact well with co-workers, understand and follow work rules and procedures, comply with company policies and procedures, goals and objectives, and accepts constructive feedback.
  • Other duties as assigned, requested or needed.


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 to perform the essential functions.

Education and Experience:
  • High school diploma or General Education Development (GED).
  • Minimum 10 years Mastercam programming experience or equivalent of education and experience.
  • Minimum 5 years CNC machining experience preferred.
  • Experience with Mastercam programming software preferred.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Knowledge of alloys and metals such as Inconel, titanium, stainless steel.
  • Knowledge of Fanuc, and Mitsubishi controllers.
  • Knowledge of computer aided design (CAD) software.
  • Knowledge of computer and computer systems to program.
  • Knowledge of and experience with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GDT)
  • Ability understand and follow standard operating and safety procedures.
  • Ability to prioritize and handle workflow.
  • Ability to pay attention to detail and thorough in completing tasks.
  • Read and comprehend verbal and written instructions.

The above statements are intended to describe, in broad terms, the general functions and responsibility levels assigned to this classification. Management has the right to change duties at any time to meet business needs.

Pay Rate: The final salary offered to a successful candidate will be dependent on several factors that may include but are not limited to the type and length of experience within the job, type, and length of experience with the industry, education, geographic location, etc.

Veridiam is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Veridiam will recruit, hire, train and promote persons into all jobs without regard to age, race, color, religion, ancestry, medical condition, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, status as a veteran or status as an individual with a disability or any other characteristic or classification protected by law.

Access to our facility (and, therefore, employment) is restricted under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and/or Export Administration Regulations (EAR) to U.S. Citizens, lawful permanent residents of the United States and properly licensed foreign persons. Applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be required to provide information to determine whether they are subject to these regulations and, if so, to assess their country of chargeability for export control purposes.

Fields of study

  • Machining

Required skills

  • Mastercam
  • Stainless Steel
  • Mitsubishi
  • Fanuc
  • Steel
  • Titanium