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CNC Applications Engineer

Location: Santa Ana, CA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $68,000.00 - $90,000.00
Degree: Equivalent Experience;
Date: 2/2/2018
Job ID: 02565971
Job Description

CNC Applications Engineer

Santa Ana, CA Area

Company Snapshot:

My client is a well established organization that is tops in the capital equipment / CNC Manufacturers. They are experiencing consistent growth and looking for the next generation of leadership. They truly believe in work life balance, offer outstanding benefits, competitive pay, and value their employees. Apply immediately to be considered for this outstanding opportunity.

We are seeking candidates in the Santa Ana / Orange, CA area for the CNC Machine Tools industry with hands on lathe experience. We are ideally looking for people with Citizen or Miyano, Tornos, or Star, Tsugami Machine experience, but will certainly consider other CNC Machines.

Position Overview –

  • You will be responsible for the part programming of CNC machines, process development, and customer training in an manufacturing environment
  • You will conduct pre-sale activities and reviews including customer visits, machine assessment and recommendations, and part processing recommendations
  • Make accurate cost estimates, write engineering reports, and interpret plans and specifications
  • Interpret part prints, plans and specifications
  • Create time studies and perform first part run off
  • Programming, set up and training of CNC lathes and CNC vertical or horizontal mills (Tornos, Star, Tsugami, Citizen and Miyano ). Setting up CNC programming per customer specifications
  • Provide customer support via phone and travel to customer sites
  • Align and interface bar feed unit
  • Travel required in the US and maybe Internationally as well.

Background Profile

  • 5+ experience with CNC machines; Swiss screw machines experience for CNC lathe preferred
  • Citizen / Miyano / Tornos/Star / any Swiss Machine experience helpful
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office required
  • Excellent and effective communications skills required
  • High School or equivalent; some college courses preferred


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