CNC Programmer/Machinist in Fremont, CA at Thomson Industries, Inc

Date Posted: 9/9/2020

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Thomson designs, manufactures and markets products and services with strong brand names, proprietary technologies and major market positions that improve the way we live and work. With more than 70 years of motion control innovation and quality, Thomson is the automation industry’s premiere producer of Ball Bushing® and Profile Rail bearings, 60 Case® Shafting, Ball & Lead Screws, Linear Actuators, Linear Systems and accessories.



Thomson invented the Ball Bushing bearing in 1945 and has set the standard ever since with an unsurpassed set of mechanical motion control solutions serving global commercial and aerospace & defense markets. We have facilities in North America, Europe and Asia with over 2000 distributor locations globally. Our breadth of products is unmatched. Building on the foundation provided by Danaher Business System and the company’s core values, Thomson associates pursue a focused strategy aimed at creating a Premier Global Enterprise.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Support production as needed by programming, setting up, and operating machines while maintaining quality and safety standards
  • Run production jobs as required
  • Quickly develop fixturing and tooling to produce rapid prototypes and challenging proof of concept parts (pre-production)
  • Develop and review CNC mill and lathe part programs, tooling, and machine set ups to achieve optimum output and productivity
  • Utilize knowledge of machining characteristics (feeds & speeds, etc.) of various materials such as aluminum and steels to optimize process performance
  • Recommend and implement improvements in production methods, equipment, operating procedures

 

 

The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process will have the opportunity to request accommodation during the application process.

Job Requirements

Education and Experience Requirements

  • Four or more years of CNC programming experience
  • Education: high school or equivalent required
  • Experience with Haas, Okuma and Fanuc controllers
  • Extensive knowledge of vertical mills, and lathes with live tooling, machine setup, and CAM Software (preferably Mastercam)
  • Knowledge of Swiss screw machine and turn mill a plus
  • Experience in a fast-paced, high mix, environment
  • Ability to read and understand CAD models and 3-D prints
  • Working knowledge of micrometers, calipers, optical comparators, and various other inspection tools
  • Mastery of high-speed machining and tool path optimization with multiple materials
  • Minimum of five years of progressive experience in machine shop or contract manufacturing
  • Able to manage multiple priorities, be self-motivated and highly organized, able to work independently and adapt in a diverse and demanding environment
  • Familiarity with production/manufacturing methods and continuous improvements (i.e. Lean manufacturing, 5S, etc.)
  • Experience with major CAM software(s), Mastercam, SolidWorks etc.
  • Understanding/experience in an ISO environment a plus

 

EEO Statement: The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. If you have a disability and need assistance accessing or using this website to apply for a position, you can request assistance by sending an email to assistance@altramotion.com.

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