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Manufacturing Programmer - CNC

Horst Engineering & Mfg Co
East Hartford, CT 06108
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This Manufacturing Programmer - CNC role is an important member of our Manufacturing Team. You will focus on programming precision turning equipment including multi-axis lathes and Swiss screw machines. You will split time between programming in an engineering environment and performing hands-on set-up on the production floor.

Major Areas of Responsibility:

  • Program and set-up CNC equipment, including multi-axis lathes and Swiss screw machines with a combination of turning and milling capability. (Fanuc, Mitsubishi, and Okuma controls)
    • Use of CAM software will be required (Partmaker and Mastercam)
  • Operate production equipment on new part introduction (NPI) projects, complete development work (R&D), to optimize processes, and troubleshoot production issues.
  • Work with our Engineering Team to develop processes, select tooling, and establish work instructions.
  • Set-up and establish processes for support equipment (e.g. deburring, finishing, marking, etc.) in a cellular environment.
  • Improve CNC programs and manufacturing processes to improve quality, reduce set-up time, speed up cycle times, and boost throughput.
  • Develop and document manufacturing processes. Specify tooling requirements and kit tooling for jobs.
  • Use our modern DNC System to organize the CNC program library.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Other Responsibilities:

  • Support our cost estimating processes by developing and simulating manufacturing processes.
  • Perform tool and die work and assist with fixture building.
  • Train other team members on machining techniques.


  • Five or more years of advanced manufacturing experience in an advanced manufacturing environment where there was close tolerance machining in small lots.
  • Strong knowledge of CNC programming including CAM systems
  • Strong knowledge of work holding and tooling systems
  • Demonstrated alignment with the companys Core Purpose and Core Values.
  • Strong organizational, verbal and interpersonal skills.
  • Advanced computer user.
  • Need to possess a Can Do positive attitude in a fast paced manufacturing Environment.


Posted: 2022-04-28 Expires: 2022-05-30

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