10637 Scripps Summit Ct. - San Diego, CA 92131
858-536-5183

DYE CNC CAREERS

  • Senior CNC Machine Shop Programmer
  • CNC Machining Parts Cost Estimator

Dye Precision CNC, Inc. in San Diego, California is looking for a Senior CNC Machine Shop Programmer. Compensation is commensurate with experience and we offer a competitive benefits package which includes Medical, Dental, Vision and 401(k) options after completion of a 30 day probationary period.

The Senior CNC Programmer will review customer blueprints, design/create CAD programs and optimize the CNC machine manufacturing process by programming of 3rd, 4th & 5 Axis Mills.
Primary responsibility of the Senior Programmer is to interpret customer blueprints, provide timing analysis for quotation and create programs for complex parts utilizing software (MasterCam or Hypermill).

Additional key requirements are to plan projects by creating CNC programs with the utmost efficiency of setup, machined part operations, quality and overall cost efficiency. Employment position needs to fulfill Dye CNC’s mission statement and company policies.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Reviews customer blueprints, engineering plans, materials & customer specifications.
• Coordinates with estimating department by calculating cost analysis of materials, set-up procedures and machining production operations.
• Creates project programs with extreme efficiently in accordance with the estimated project allowances by utilizing Solid Works, MasterCam or HyperMill.
• Coordinates and oversees workflow throughout the production process and communicates with management team.
• Select the appropriate tools, machines, and materials to be used in preparation of machinery work.
• Maintains accuracy and tolerance specifications of projects and adhering to quality assurance procedures.
• Measure, examine, and test completed units to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments such as micrometers.
• Evaluates manufacturing processes flow of short and long run orders, including routing of job through production cells, outside processes, and in-process and final inspection.
• Develops, evaluates, and improves manufacturing methods with creative thinking.
• Improves manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning work flow and proper machine allocation
• Maintains continuity among work shifts by documenting and communicating needed actions, addressing any irregularities, and ensuring continuity of quality.
• Communicates and works well with employees.
• Ability to multitask and manage heavy work load.
• Ability to work extended hours and weekends when needed.

Qualifications:
• Advance Blue Print reading abilities.
• Demonstrated understanding of 3, 4 & 5 Axis machining, materials, special processes and tolerances.
• Advanced knowledge programming with MasterCam, HyperMill and Solid Works. Experience with Catia a plus.
• Have good communication skills, be attentive to details, possess sound judgment.
• Experience history of machining parts from Stainless Steel, Aluminum, Titanium, Inconel and Tool Steel.

Experience Required:
• A minimum of 10 years programming experience in the manufacture of CNC machined metal parts for the defense and aerospace industry.
• Knowledge and experience of machining a variety of materials.

Mental Demands Required:
• Ability to perform well under pressure, while treating others with respect and consideration.
• Accept responsibility for own actions; follow through on commitments.
• Ability to deal with frequent changes or delays.
• Ability to exercise independent judgment and discretion; problem solving.

Additional Position Support:
Knowledge and experience of use with Catia and Job Boss.
Experience of machining unique and or hard materials.

About Dye Precision CNC

Established in 1994, Dye CNC utilized its machining and programming experience into a stronghold of defense, aerospace, automotive, aviation, medical, electronic and general high technology driven industries. With a rapidly expanding needs of these industries, Dye CNC is a growing, multifaceted company, providing engineering, product development, consulting and design support to our growing customer’s needs. Professionalism, part accuracy, on time delivery and strong communication is what creates a “partnership” like relationship when F500 companies choose Dye CNC for their supplier base. Dye CNC strives to exceed our customer’s expectations while maintaining an enjoyable friendly environment for our employees.

TO APPLY

E-mail cover letter and resume to:

contact@dyecnc.com

Dye Precision CNC, Inc. in San Diego, California is looking for a CNC Machining Cost Estimator. Compensation is commensurate with experience and we offer a competitive benefits package which includes Medical, Dental, Vision and 401(k) options after completion of a 30 day probationary period.

This position will receive RFQs and quickly analyze all aspects necessary to manufacture the part(s) and determine the material costs, processes, production times, delivery dates based on capacity, etc. This position will create the quote and review it (as necessary) with the shop management. The estimator also helps manage the RFQ queue and ensures quotes are submitted in a timely manner according to the customers’ needs.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: Other duties may be assigned to meet business needs.
• Identify and quantify cost factors, such as production time, materials, and labor expenses
• Travel to job sites to gather information on materials needed, labor required, and other factors
• Read blueprints and technical documents in order to prepare estimates
• Collaborate with engineers, owners on changes and adjustments to cost estimates.
• Consult with clients, vendors, personnel in other departments or foremen to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues.
• Prepare cost and expenditure statements and other necessary documentation at regular intervals for the duration of the project.
• Set up cost monitoring and reporting systems and procedures.
• Use computer software to calculate estimates
• Evaluate a product’s cost-effectiveness or profitability
• Recommend ways to make a product more cost effective or profitable
• Work with sales teams to prepare estimates and bids for clients
• Develop project plans for the duration of the project

EDUCATION
Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering desired.

EXPERIENCE & SKILL
• Must be able to interact with all levels of personnel within any organization
At least 10 years of experience with precision machining, tooling, and fixtures
• At least 5 years of experience estimating for precision machining with demonstrated ability to win bids at established profit margins
• Demonstrated knowledge with Manual and CNC equipment, milling, turning, grinding, wire & sinker EDM, weldments, assembly, secondary processes such as heat treat, plating, etc.
• Demonstrated knowledge of and experience with machined materials (tool steels, stainless steel, aluminum, specialty steels, titanium, plastics, graphite, etc.)
• Thorough knowledge of GD&T and the ability to accurately read and interpret engineering drawings and solid models
• Experience with CAD/CAM software programs (e.g. SolidWorks & MasterCam)
• Strong analytical and problem solving skills
• Knowledge of lean manufacturing
• Experience with ISO 9001 requirements and processes (AS9100 preferred)
• Strong computer skills with ability to work quickly in Microsoft Office (Excel, Power Point, Word)
• Familiarity with different types of hardware such as helicoils, pins, fasteners, PEM hardware, etc.
• Familiarity with most other manufacturing processes such as sheet metal, molding, casting, forging, etc.

Required experience:

  • Manufacturing Estimator: 5 years
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and legal authorization to work in the United States of America.

 

About Dye Precision CNC:
Established in 1994, Dye CNC utilized its machining and programming experience into a stronghold of defense, aerospace, automotive, aviation, medical, electronic and general high technology driven industries. With a rapidly expanding needs of these industries, Dye CNC is a growing, multifaceted company, providing engineering, product development, consulting and design support to our growing customer’s needs. Professionalism, part accuracy, on time delivery and strong communication is what creates a “partnership” like relationship when F500 companies choose Dye CNC for their supplier base. Dye CNC strives to exceed our customer’s expectations while maintaining an enjoyable friendly environment for our employees.

TO APPLY

E-mail cover letter and resume to:

contact@dyecnc.com