Stratasys CNC Programmer - Stratasys Direct - Wallace in Eden Prairie, Minnesota

Summary: Produces machined parts by programming, setting up, and operating CNC machine; maintains quality and safety standards, keeps records; maintains equipment and supplies.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following (Other duties may be assigned):

  • Ability to design and fixture complicated setups on manual and CNC machines.

  • Ability to calculate speeds and feeds for multiple materials

  • Ability to read and understand drawings.

  • Working knowledge of the following machines:

  • Mill, manual and CNC

  • Lathe, manual and CNC

  • Saws

  • EDM, wire and sinker

  • Surface grinders

  • Machine parts to print and/or other special requirements.

  • Clean parts and inspect per Work Order and Work Instructions.

  • Responsible for working in compliance to all Quality Management Systems.

  • Responsible for keeping shop and machines clean.

  • Responsible for selecting tooling for specific applications.

  • Perform supplementary tasks as required by the department supervisor.

  • Demonstrates commitment to Stratasys Core Values by leading, acting and behaving in a manner consistent with these values.

  • Follows all company safety policies and procedures and attend all safety trainings related to the job.

Essential Education, Skills and Experience:

  • 2-3 years previous experience running CNC machine and other various machine shop equipment.

  • Advanced knowledge of blueprint reading and geometric dimensions and tolerances.

  • Excellent problem solving abilities.

  • Math and computer skills to include: Solidview, MasterCam and G-code.

  • Full understanding of manual and CNC machines and machining practices.

  • Good mechanical aptitude and craftsmanship.

  • Attention to detail.

  • Computer experience with Microsoft Office programs and email.

  • Ability to work well with others.

  • Candidate must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • No direct reports

Physical/Environmental Requirements:

  • Machine Shop environment; may entail loud noises, working near moving mechanical parts, and some exposure to fumes and airborne particles.

  • Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include clear vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

  • Travel requirement: N/A

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This job description is subject to change at any time in order to meet the business needs of Stratasys.