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CMM Programmer (3rd shift)


The CMM Programmer/Technician is the chief inspector of machined parts per the Inspection Record Sheet instructions.  The Technician also lays out and otherwise inspects cast parts as part of the sampling and/or NJSU processes.


Maintain a clean, orderly, and safe work area

Inspect parts across the DCC/CMM per the frequencies listed on Inspection Record Sheets

Work with Supervisors, setup personnel, Machine Shop Associates, and/or Quality staff to convey results of CMM inspections, explain any out of tolerance issues, and formulate necessary corrective actions

Work with the CMM Programmer to learn new CMM programs and how to setup and run them efficiently

Perform capability studies on parts as requested by the Quality Director or CMM Programmer

Perform calibration of probe tips per desired frequency

Re-qualify styli in the event of a collision

Perform daily housekeeping activities including, but not limited to, cleaning the CMM machines daily, cleaning the Faro Arm as needed, cleaning both CMM rooms daily, emptying the dehumidifier daily, and emptying the line dryer cups as needed

Replenish all supplies for CMM room including alcohol, lint free rags, etc. 

File the CMM report boxes per the work instruction requirements

Perform backups of CMM programs as required

Edit or modify programs as needed per customer revision changes or castings changes

Generate new CMM programs as time permits (i.e., only if all production parts have been inspected) and in close coordination with the CMM Programmer.


Education:          Associates degree preferred

Experience:        A minimum of two years in a machine shop environment is required;  experience using CMM and/or Faro Arm equipment is strongly preferred.


Deep understanding of DCC/CMM operation

Deep understanding of how to perform inspections on all parts, which includes but is not limited to the following:

Loading of parts in the designated CMM fixture

Determining the proper tools to be used on each job, and how to correctly load those tools into the machine (per the job packet instructions)

How to correctly perform the pre-alignment operation on each job

How to properly document inspection results

Strong blueprint reading skills

Good organizational and planning skills

Strong ability to problem solve and communicate in understandable language

Solid communication skills, especially listening

Strong understanding of working safely

Team oriented, ethical, and trustworthy

Flexible and able to adapt and embrace change

Able to make decisions and act responsibly.

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