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Delta Air Lines, Inc. CNC Programmer Machine in Atlanta, Georgia

The CNC Programmer/ Prototype Machinist develops programs for computer-based, numerically controlled machine shop equipment performing unique and innovative operations for 3, 4, and 5 axis CNC vertical and horizontal machining centers. Produces machined parts by programming, setting up, and operating a CNC machine; maintaining quality and safety standards. Specific Responsibilities of the CNC Programmer - Prototype Machinist include but are not limited to:

Must be proficient in reading and comprehending mechanical drawings and schematics; interpreting geometric dimensions and tolerances (GD&T)

Performs first time set-ups to ensure tooling and program design is efficient as possible

Work with tooling designers to create work holdings and fixtures which can reduce cycle times and improve part's finish and quality

Selection of proper tooling, speeds, feeds, depth/angle of cut, for optimum material removal on very complex, tight tolerance components

Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of- tolerance machining and adjusts machine controls, programming, or control media as required

Practices safety-conscious behaviors in all operational processes and procedures.

Experience with CAD systems such as CREO, CATIA, or SolidWorks - Macro/Variable and traditional CAM programming.

Experience with Okuma, DMG, or Mazak horizontal and vertical milling centers preferred - Experience working with Siemens and Fanuc controls.

Candidates with the ability to program Fanuc robots for a variety of industrial applications and/or CMM equipment (specifically Camio software) will also be of consideration.

Must have minimum of four years verifiable experience as a CNC programmer and possess the following: Two year degree or Diploma in - Machine Tool Technology or CNC Technology from an accredited college or university preferred - Two year degree including Metrology/Inspection or related fields will also be considered.

Must be able to pass an extensive background check, drug screen and fingerprint check

As an equal opportunity employer, Delta Air Lines recognizes that our strength lies in our people. We are committed to diversity.

Accommodation for Applicants With Disabilities:Delta Air Lines, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and provides reasonable accommodation in its application process for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. If you have difficulty using our online system due to a disability and need an accommodation, you may email us at or alternatively send a fax to 404-677-3851. In order to quickly respond to your request, please use the words "Accommodation Request" as the subject line of your email or as the title of your fax document.