Cnc Programmer


Solon, OH, US

On-site or Remote:  Onsite
REQ ID:  44941


With over 80 years as an industrial technology leader, Kennametal Inc. delivers productivity to customers through materials science, tooling and wear-resistant solutions. Customers across aerospace, earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation turn to Kennametal to help them manufacture with precision and efficiency. Every day approximately 8,700 employees are helping customers in more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated $2 billion in revenues in fiscal 2022. Learn more at Follow @Kennametal: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.



Job Title: CNC Programmer C (Hourly)

Shift: 2nd Monday-Friday 8 hour 3pm-11am



Responsible for ensuring all daily production issues are complete for the CNC department’s production programs. Receives CAD drawing from engineering department and produces CNC program for machining of product and selects tooling to be used for manufacturing. Ensures that those programs successfully operate.




  • CNC Programmer is responsible for development of NC programs to support

manufacturing of the products.


  • CNC Programmer is responsible for development of programs, and execute ECR’s as needed to support operations.


  • They will work in conjunction with the Quality department, engineering staff and designers to review designs, Bill of Materials, metallurgical specifications and "Designed for Manufacturing" products.




  • The candidate should have 5 or more years’ experience in CNC machining and grinding, SAP and CAM software.


  • The candidate should have high school degree or GED.


  • A college degree, vocational or technical training in manufacturing technologies is a plus


  • Candidate should have expert knowledge on multiple machine controls


  • Candidate should have excellent attendance, self starter, and highly motivated.


All employees are expected to:


  • Be aware of and adhere to Environmental, Health and Safety practices for the facility and immediate area. 


  • Support the Lean Enterprise/25 Keys initiatives and continuously strive to improve Customer satisfaction through improved quality, reduction in waste and improved productivity.



  • Perform tasks in a quality manner to meet external and internal Customer specifications and requirements.


  • Perform in a flexible and cooperative manner toward team objectives and the goals of the company.



  • Communicate effectively and respectfully with those you come in contact with in all matters.


  • Complete all necessary documentation, electronic data entries and communications accurately and timely.



  • Maintain regular attendance and perform duties in a timely manner, arriving and departing for assignments and meetings as required.


  • Be aware of all standard procedures and practices associated with the position and work to maintain compliance.


Kennametal Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. As such, it is the policy of Kennametal Inc. to afford equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, veteran status, or other protected status, group, or characteristic under federal, state, and/or local law or regulation. It is Kennametal Inc.'s policy to comply with all applicable laws and regulations.


Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

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