CNC Programmer

Website Lincoln Electric

CNC Programmer Job Highlights

Title CNC Programmer
Type Full Time (1st/weekend shift)
Experience 1-3 Years
Function Manufacturing/Management
Location Bettendorf, IA, United States
Company Lincoln Electric

Company Profile

Lincoln Electric is a global manufacturer of the highest quality welding, cutting, and joining solutions ranging from simple to complex.

Job Profile

The company is searching for a CNC Programmer who will ensure machinists are on task and meeting the production schedule as directed by the Machine Shop Lead and Supervisor.

Uses the CAM software to develop programs for CNC machines. Using knowledge and understanding of proper fixture design and building to develop new programs and setups.

Also, mentor others learning to use the CAM software.

Education Level

  • Not mentioned, yet a High School Diploma will be a plus

Work Experience


  • Design and direct building of proper fixtures as needed
  • Develop or edit programs to achieve a blueprint quality part
  • Ensure employees are operating towards maximum efficiency by utilizing tooling and machine/equipment by giving direction to peers within the machine department.
  • Meet production and quality goals in a timely and efficient manner
  • Monitor budgets and machine utilization to understand continuous improvement opportunities
  • Must keep work area clean and organized
  • Train CNC operators or machinists and those learning to use the CAM software
  • Understand the fit, form, and function of parts for simplified processing
  • Use verbal and written communication/reports to provide updates to leadership
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned


  • Ability to gather data, compile information, and prepare reports
  • Ability to plan and execute daily and weekly scheduled tasks
  • Ability to provide direction
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and 3D models
  • Excellent team player with organizational and time management skills
  • High attention to detail and quality
  • Proficient PC skills
  • Safely operate fork trucks and overhead cranes
  • Safety (OSHA, SDS), ANSI (RIA) standards

Nonessential Skills-

  • Safety (OSHA, SDS), ANSI (RIA) standards


  • Attend required EH&S training
  • Be aware of OSHA and EPA laws and regulations as well as company rules and policies that pertain to this job
  • Immediately notify the supervisor if there is any safety hazard, any equipment not operating correctly or if there are any questions regarding EH&S procedures; and
  • Understand the Company’s EH&S policy and how it relates to this job
  • Work in a safe and environmentally friendly manner and observe all company EH&S procedures

Physical Demands

  • Typically required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; balance; stoop; squat; climb; see; talk, and hear.
  • Be able to climb ladders; lift hand tools approx. 1-15 lbs. in weight to complete machine assembly and set up, parts up to 50 lbs. Repetition with activity.

Work environment

  • The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate; the temperature in the assembly area may fluctuate with the seasons, as the production area is not air-conditioned.

Employer’s Statement

Lincoln Electric is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status, or disability.

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