CMM Programmer in Portage, MI at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 7/14/2020

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Job Description

CMM Programmer is responsible for programming and operating coordinate measuring machines (CMM) to inspect close tolerance components to print or CAD, and verifying fixtures to print or CAD.  CMM programmer is responsible to perform part layouts, provide First Article documentation, and conduct Gage R&R and capability studies.  CMM Programmer may train inspectors and other associates on the operation and use of the CMM.

  • CMM Programmer is responsible for programming and operating coordinate measuring machines (CMM) to inspect components.
  • Utilizes CMM to inspect parts in accordance with engineering blueprints and other delegated dimensions.
  • Performs Gage Repeatability and Reproducibility (Gage R&R) studies for programs and fixture setups.
  • CMM Programmer may train inspectors and other associates on the operation and use of the CMM.
  • Utilizes CMM to verify fixtures are to print.
  • Will have strong understanding of blueprints, engineering drawings, and GD&T.
  • Ensures accuracy of CMM programs to dimensioned tolerances. 
  • Performs part layouts and provides PPAP/First Article documentation.
  • Conducts process capability studies.
  • Participates in team problem solving.
  • Develops, maintains and communicates CMM reports.
  • Serves as resident expert on all CMM data collection.
  • Works with engineering team to develop fixtures and holding methods appropriate for proper data collection.
  • Analyzes and summarizes data.
  • Will work with engineers to develop technically appropriate inspection techniques for components.
  • May perform other general inspection for acceptance of components.
  • May train other inspectors on proper measurement techniques.
  • May use and program similar computer controlled devices for measurement (i.e. Optical Measurement Devices)
  • Must have ability to read and interpret component prints, engineering drawings, and CAD.
  • Thorough knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T) per ANSI Y14.5. 
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills.
  • Analytical skills.
  • Attention to details.
  • PC skills that include Excel and Mini Tab are preferred.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • 4+ years related manufacturing or technical experience preferred.
  • 2+ years’ experience programming a CMM.
  • 5+ years related inspection experience.
  • Prefer relevant certification(s) from an internationally recognized body (i.e. ASQ, etc.)
  • Requires a high school diploma or Associates Degree.

Work From Home: Not available

Travel Percentage: None

Stryker Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.

Stryker Corporation will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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