Randstad CNC Machinist/Programmer in Des Moines, Iowa

CNC Machinist/Programmer

job details:

  • location:Des Moines, IA

  • salary:$18 - $21 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, October 11, 2018

  • experience:Entry Level

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Manufacturing

  • reference:S_693747

  • questions:jill.lange@randstadusa.com515-318-6893

job description

CNC Machinist/Programmer

As the CNC programmer you will be responsible for develop programs by writing code to produce machined parts oncomputer numerical control CNC mills, routers, and lasers. Set up, and operate CNC machines while

maintaining quality and safety standards.


  • Plan machining operations by reviewing work orders, blueprints, engineering plans, materials,specifications, orthographic drawings, reference planes, locations of surfaces, and machiningparameters; interpreting geometric dimensions and tolerances (GD&T).

  • Programming mills and lathes by entering instructions, including zero and reference points; setting toolregisters, offsets, compensation, and conditional switches; calculating requirements, including basic math.

  • Analyze drawings, blueprints, and design data in order to calculate correct part dimension formachines, tool selection, machine speeds, and feed rates

  • Use precision measuring instruments including micrometers and calipers, and fixtures and gauges to check work and perform detailed inspection of parts produced

  • Read Instrumentation and gauges to accurately measure dimensions on parts being machined within specified tolerance.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Pay: $18-$21 depending on experience


  • Good problem solving and conceptual skills.

  • Excellent communication skills to convey detailed instructions to the machine operators, and to

  • communicate with customers and engineers regarding designs and drawings.

  • Must have a proficient understanding of G-code and M-code programming.

  • Experience setting up and troubleshooting CNC machines.

  • Mathematical Skills.

  • Mechanical and technical Capacity.

  • Proven ability to successful multiple task in a fast paced, high throughput environment


High School


  • Minimum of 2-3 years of recent experience

  • Ability to stand for long periods of time

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