Website Tenneco

CNC Programmer Job Highlights

Title CNC Programmer
Type Full Time (1st shift)
Experience Required
Function Engineering/IT
Location Manitowoc, WI, United States
Company Tenneco

Company Profile

Tenneco is one of the world’s leading designers, manufacturers, and marketers of automotive products for original equipment and aftermarket customers.

Job Profile

The company is looking to hire a CNC Programmer to join its team.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants may be required a High School Diploma or GED

Work Experience

  • Possess an experience with EDM programming using Esprit (a plus)
  • Experience with Live Tooling (a plus)


  • Analyze tooling jobs and drawings; determine best fabrication practices, machining methods, tooling, and fixtures.
  • Create, edit and maintain CNC machine programs for CNC lathes, CNC mills, and wire EDM.
  • Ensure CNC programs are functional, and parts created match drawing specifications.
  • Upgrade existing programs to improve machining time or product quality.
  • Work with a CNC machinist to address any issues related to programs, materials, fixtures, tooling, and machining functionality of parts.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Drafting skills using AutoCAD (a plus)
  • Firm understanding of G and M code programming and proven ability to create Mill and Lathe programs using Mastercam to meet drawing specifications.
  • Good people skills: Ability to work with a team, engineering, and manufacturing personnel.
  • Well organized with good computer skills.
  • Working knowledge of best machining practices, machine set-up, tooling selection, feeds, and speeds.

Employer’s Statement

Tenneco is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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