CAD/Nesting/Machine Programmer


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Located in York, PA

Salary: $20.00 to $30.00/hr DOE

Hours:  1st: 6am-3pm, or 7:30am-4:30pm

Dress code: Jeans/T-shirt, steel toed shoes, nothing offensive, no Jewelry, no holes, rips or tears

Length of assignment:  Evaluation Hire (temp to hire) depending on job performance, attitude, and attendance

Job Summary

Takes customer generated geometry or drawings and saves them into the correct file format using CAD software. Utilizes nesting software to generate programs for CNC equipment. Troubleshoots specific applications as needed.

Summary of Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities

·         Ability to use CAD software with knowledge of specific CNC manufacturer’s programming software

·         Ability to understand and interpret geometric dimensioning and tolerances

·         Interpret customer drawings and specifications and, using CAD software, create engineering drawings

·         Coordinates all production and technical communications between customers, sales and production

·         Import files created with CAD software into the nesting software and generate NC files for the CNC equipment. Must be able to identify specific applications that may need to be used (CNC:  laser, oxy fuel, plasma, press, mill, etc).

·         Nest parts as required on sheets or blanks to maximize material utilization and production efficiency

·         Program and document revisions as required

·         Assist with design of tooling and fixtures

·         Thorough understanding of the equipment that he/she is creating programs for

·         Provide input on efficiency improvements and cost versus benefit analysis of new tooling/applications considerations

·         Maintain tooling/cutting parameter inventory list

·         Maintain program files on computer and files of set up sheets

Other Skills/Abilities

  • AutoCAD
  • Sigmanest
  • Radan/Mazak Smart system
  • Autodesk Inventor
  • AutoPol
  • Fusion 360
  • 3-Axis VMC programming
  • Machining, tooling and fixturing experience
  • Solid modeling experience
  • Microsoft office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access, Visio).

Minimum Requirements

  • 2 year technical Degree in Computer programming or Computer Aided design, or equivalent experience.
  • 3-5 years relevant experience





Ways to Apply: 

  • Resumes may be emailed to 
  • Stop by our York office: 2210 E. Market St. York, Pa 17402 


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  • Medical Plan/Dental Plan
  • EAP (Employee Assistance Program)
  • Holiday Pay (6 Days Observed)
  • 401 (k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Vision/Eyewear Plan
  • Vacation Pay
  • Life Insurance
  • Prescription Drug Reimbursement
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Referral Bonuses



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Express Office: York
2210 East Market Street
York, PA 17402
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