CNC Programmer Employment | CNC Machine Tool Recruiters | Edge Cam

 Kappa Search Inc. is a technical recruiting firm that focuses on engineering, manufacturing, operations and supply chain recruitment and placement. We are actively recruiting for a CNC Programmer for a top client as outlined below:


  • The CNC Programmer is responsible for tooling and matching of parts
  • Will apply standard machining techniques and procedures as well as parts programming requirements for CNC lathes.
  • Read and interpret drawings and technical data to determine tooling requirements, control settings, machining methods, and operational sequences.
  • Must develop machining practices that increase safety and throughput, while reducing setup rates and non-conformances
  • Observes operation of machine during first article to prove instructions provided, for first run programs
  • Review new part machining requirements for manufacturability on existing equipment
  • Must be able to operate equipment when there are no programming requirements
  • Follows machining guidelines for part families and components
  • Responsible for recommending and maintaining tooling levels for the machine shop


  • Program, setup and operation of CNC lathes required
  • Live tooling expertise
  • Mitsubishi and/or Fanuc controls experience.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing Acme, Stub acme, and dual lead threads required
  • Experience with work planes or multiple CPL’s required
  • Basic Trigonometry required
  • Understanding of G,D,&T
  • Knowledge of machining exotic materials such as 718 Aged Inconel, Peek, Titanium, etc.
  • Knowledge and experience using Inventor Part Modeler preferred
  • EdgeCam experience