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Numerical Control Programmer - Secret

Palmdale, California Contract Job ID: 2010110780
Estimated Duration: 12 months


PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Numerical Control Programmer, in Palmdale, CA.

  • This position develops and writes programs for numerically controlled machines using engineering specifications and drawings.
  • Analyzes engineering drawings to define configuration of parts and determine type and sequence of machine operations.
  • Develops programs for machining parts, tools, or sheet metal on numerically controlled machine tools.
  • Makes proper cutter selections for each part, taking into consideration such factors as speeds, types of cutters, feeds, and control system limitations.
  • Selects program routines for the most efficient computer calculation of dimensional and machining requirements for each part.
  • Tests and modifies existing parts programs for engineering changes or program improvements.
Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor Degree plus 2 years of machining programming experience OR a Masters degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) field plus 0 years of machining or programming experience.
  • Knowledge of material and process parameters including feeds and speeds.
  • Ability to perform material removal rate and other automated manufacturing calculations.
  • Active DoD Secret Clearance with an investigation date/periodic review within the last 5 years.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with project management and systems engineering.
  • EVMS (Earned value management system).
  • Advanced aerospace coatings application.
  • Low Observable technology.
  • Manufacturing Production Automation.
  • Robotics and advanced manufacturing technologies.
  • Experience using NX CAM, Vericut VCS/VCP, NC Programming.
  • Ply Cutting, Milling, Fiber Placement, Trim / Drilling, NDI.
More Details

PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit

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PDS Tech, Inc. is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities.
If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please click here or call 1-800-270-4737 to contact us. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.

The law requires PDS Tech, Inc. to post a notice describing the Federal laws prohibiting job discrimination. For information regarding your legal rights and protections, please click on the following links: EEO is the Law and EEO is the Law Supplement

PDS Tech, Inc. will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay. Please see the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision for more information.

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