Operator Programmer-Poland


Zory, SL, PL

REQ ID:  43711

Kennametal Inc. (NYSE: KMT) brings together materials science, technical expertise, innovative thinking and superior customer service to help the world fly, drive, power and build. Our tools, materials and wear-resistant solutions enable customers to run longer, cut faster and machine with greater precision. Kennametal is built for performance, and every day approximately 8,700 employees are helping customers in more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated $2.0 billion in revenues in fiscal 2022.

Learn more at www.kennametal.com. Follow @Kennametal: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.

Operator Programmer-Poland

A great opportunity has opened in out plant in Zory for an Operator-programmer.

This role includes the setting up and programming of CNC grinding machines, training of team members, regrinding of tools while maintaining precision, handling documentation, and keeping up with customer demand.



  • Execute first set up and programming of 5-axis CNC grinding machines for all demanded custom solution products.
  • Programming and regrinding of Kennametal/Widia solid carbide Custom Solution drills, step-drills, modulars, endmills and reamers without direct supervision.
  • Support/instruct and train colleagues on demand.
  • Ensure manufactured/reproduced tools are within given KMT specification and tolerance.
  • Focus on workflow and priority orders.
  • Be responsible for optimization of machining times of Numroto programs.
  • Supports RRC periphery tasks.


Minimum skills required:

  • Technical education with at least 3 years relevant metal cutting experience and 5-axis CNC application.
  • 5 years CNC tool programming, manufacturing, and grinding experience. Broad experience in solid round tools.
  • Experienced in servicing custom solution tools according to nominal specifications and drawings.
  • Advanced level of English for communication within Kennametal for knowledge exchange and training purposes.


Required Certificates:

  • Programming 5-axis CNC grinder NUMROTO, alternative Walter TOOLSTUDIO or equal.


What we offer:

  • Stable employment conditions
  • Training and opportunities for professional development
  • Attractive salary, social package (including Multisport card, private medical care, etc.)
  • Work in an international company with a high reputation and an established position on the market
  • Participation in the implementation of interesting projects

Equal Opportunity Employer

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