Laser & CNC Programmer/Technician – Metal Fabrication [CLOSED]

Our Concord based client, a rising star in the custom retail fixtures manufacturing sector, is hiring to meet demand for its highly regarded design and production services. An industry leader after just 3 years, they are looking for a talented and dedicated individual to join their team. If you are customer focused, with a “never say die” attitude, and want to work in an environment where employees have a share in the overall success of the business, this is the company for you.

Position Overview:
This role is responsible for the programming and production scheduling for the daily operation of the lasers and CNC machines. He/she will also work closely with the laser and CNC operators to ensure that all laser and CNC parts are correct and cut to company standards. With the right attitude and performance this role has the potential to join the senior management team.

• Create and modify programs with company software and document all programs
• Write, compile, and modify application programs for required laser and CNC program code
• Work with management, engineering, and shop floor staff regarding manufacturing capabilities, production schedules, and other considerations to facilitate production requirements
• Maximize material usage i.e. minimize material waste, through the effective scheduling and nesting of jobs
• Assist in loading/unloading machines when additional help is required to maintain throughput
• Perform minor maintenance and cleaning of cutting equipment and work area
• Assist with machine alignment procedures & optic cleaning to maintain optimal performance
• Facilitate work-order paper flow in accordance with company standards
• Check parts with precision inspection equipment
• Assist with inspection, qualification and validation of tools, fixtures, and First Article parts using basic inspection equipment (calipers, micrometers, depth gage, etc.)
• Analyze inspection reports to verify adherence to drawings, specs and processing procedures
• Participate in cross-functional team design reviews to ensure conformance to specifications
• Export AUTOCAD or Inventor files into DXF format to generate laser and CNC programs
• Other duties as assigned

• 4 – 5 years of experience with laser and AUTOCAD software
• Working experience on multiple brands of laser and CNC machines
• Manufacturing experience in a custom metal fabrication shop with laser & CNC setup and operation
• Ability to learn or have some working knowledge of NC machine code
• Ability to inspect flat laser cut parts with precision inspection equipment
• Possess knowledge and ability to identify fabrication industry metals
• Familiarity with sheet metal flat patterns preferred
• Ability to follow verbal and written instructions
• Demonstrated ability to read drawings
• Good drawing and reading comprehension skills
• Ability to work well as a team member and manage and build relationships across departments
• Ability to work extended hours on an as-needed basis
• Detail oriented, able to problem solve with excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Committed to finish projects in a timely manner
• Safety conscious behavior

Physical Requirements:
• Lift, carry, push and or pull 1 – 50 lbs. frequently
• Squat/kneel, bend/stoop, crawl, twist/turn, grasp and reach overhead and outward frequently
• Sit, stand and walk for 1 – 10 hours per day
• Wear all required Personal Protective Equipment as per company standards
• Work in a fast paced industrial environment

• 60k – 70k commensurate with experience
• Group health and dental coverage
• 2 weeks annual paid vacation
• Employee profit sharing program

We thank all those who apply however, only applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted. Candidates must be legally eligible to work in Canada without sponsorship. Please send applications to and quote job ref# VECNCTECH121101.