GKN Aerospace NC Programmer V - St. Louis, MO in St Louis, Missouri
NC Programmer V - St. Louis, MO
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Date:Feb 10, 2021
Location:St Louis, MO, US
Company:GKN Aerospace Careers
GKN Aerospace is the world’s leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 50 manufacturing locations in 15 countries, we serve over 90% of the world’s aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Our technologies are used in aircraft ranging from the most used single aisle aircraft and the largest passenger planes in the world to business jets and the world’s advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft.
About the opportunity
GKN Aerospace is a global engineering business. Every time you travel by air almost anywhere in the world, it is likely that GKN is helping you on your way. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for original equipment manufacturers around the world. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to be better in everything we do.
We are looking for people who want to make a difference, talented members with the skills and passions to become the best of the future in what they do.
To develop data and processes that generate Numerical Control (NC) programs which facilitate and control the manufacture of products.
Plan, create, verify and revise machine control data and documentation that directs the operation for multi-axis numerically controlled machines and robots required to manufacture and inspect complex parts and tools
Provide numerical control, machining, and programming technical expertise to cross-functional engineering and manufacturing teams
Establish technical requirements for manufacturing and producibility
Define and designs complex fixtures used to manufacture or inspect part
Plan, guide and facilitate the development and integration of new machining techniques and manufacturing methods or inspection techniques, processes and software
Continuously improve the quality of manufacturing processes and supplier-provided work
Develops processes and procedures for new machines and products
Works with customers and Design Engineering to resolve definition and producibility issues
Pursue personal development of skills and knowledge necessary for effective performance
Perform other duties, tasks and responsibilities as assigned
15 years programming aerospace metallic structural components, and manufacturing tools or fixtures
5 axis structural part background and experience
5 years of Catia experience
Vericut simulation background and experience
Must be a US Person. Must comply with ITAR regulations and site SSA requirements
Additional NX or other CAD/CAM software is a plus
Trade School certification or degree in a relevant manufacturing field is preferred
Familiarity with current windows environment and current Microsoft office suite
Strong CAD design and modeling skills desired
Machinist and or machine tool experience
VB or other coding software knowledge is a plus
Composites and/or ply nest programming knowledge is a plus
Ability to lead team projects
Ability and willingness to coach and train NC programming staff
Frequently required to spend long hours sitting at a work stations
May be required to walk or stand for brief periods
May be required to use stairs when elevator is not available
May occasionally lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move up to 25 pounds of office supplies and materials
May be required to reach with arms and hands and to stoop, kneel or crouch
Must be able to withstand loud noise of a machine shop environment
Diversity Inclusion and Belonging (DIB)
As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.
A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.
GKN is an equal opportunity employer.
We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.