CAD CAM Engineer

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced CAD CAM engineer to join our client based in Huntingdon who focus heavily in Aerospace and Automotive composite manufacturing.

Role - CAD CAM Engineer  

Location - Huntingdon

Permanent Salary - Dependent on experience

Job Purpose:

  • Creating 5 axis CNC programs
  • Scheduling workload on CNC machines
  • Managing tooling suppliers and maintaining tooling stocks
  • Creating clear and accurate instructions for operators
  • Creating OMV programs for touch probe using Autodesk PowerInspect
  • Manipulating CAD data to aid production of patterns and tooling
  • Continuous development of departmental operations

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Creation of 5 axis toolpaths
  • Validate all tool paths using Vericut software
  • Produce detailed instructions for machine operators
  • Responsible for the maintenance and improvement of the company’s CAM systems and procedures
  • Design and manipulation of CAD data to aid production of tooling and patterns
  • Design and development of machining fixtures
  • A thorough understanding of engineering drawings and G, D & T
  • Experienced in high speed machining techniques
  • Managing tooling suppliers and maintaining tooling stock levels
  • Scheduling workload on machines
  • Creating blocking data for patternshop
  • Creating standard operating procedures for CNC department

If you are looking to join a business at the forefront of the composite industry, please send CV to craig.pledge@txmrecruit.co.uk or call 01908 228642 to discuss.