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A manufacturing client of ours in the Livonia, MI area specializing in metal stamping for automotive, commercial vehicles, aerospace, and defense industries is searching for a 1st shift (6:00AM - 4:30PM) Laser Programmer for their direct hire job opportunity. In this role you will be responsible for programming, operating and maintaining Laser Machinery and computer in production setting.  Set up and execute specific jobs as prioritized by the Laser Department Head -- maintaining quality, delivery dates and safety requirements at all times.

Benefits of a Laser Programmer:

  • Direct hire
  • Opportunity for growth and advancement
  • Medical, dental, vision (as well as HSA and FSA)
  • Short Term and Long term Disability
  • Life/AD&D
  • 401K – 4% match
  • 2 weeks of PTO

Duties of a Laser Programmer: 

  • Maintain confidentiality in all aspects of the job
  • Review line up and address any concerns with Supervisor
  • Maintain machines and perform all PM activities on a timely basis
  • Keep lasers aligned
  • Clear alarms (machine & computer)
  • Perform basic machine troubleshooting and computer repairs
  • Organize fixtures
  • Set up jobs, changes, buy-offs and Programming
  • Ability to determine machine parameters to cut various types of material
  • Evaluate part quality using blue prints and/or check aids
  • Build and weld fixtures
  • Deburr parts
  • Punch tooling holes
  • Cut parts
  • Ensure proper tagging of finished parts for correct routing
  • Clean up at end of shift
  • Communicate with next shift to report any problems encountered.  Update supervisor.  Update target time utilized.
  • Maintain continuous improvement in quality & productivity
  • Put safety first – always wear all required protective equipment (including safety glasses) and follow proper department procedures.
  • Actively participate in process troubleshooting with pressroom, sheet metal and inspection departments
  • Help and mentor/develop newly hired Trainees and Upgraders to experienced operators

Job Requirements

  • Education required:  High school diploma or equivalency
  • Experience required: Minimum 3 years experience in Laser environment.
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts and conversions.
  • Ability to work with statistical data and apply concepts such as whole numbers and fractions, ratios and proportions and work with measurement devices.
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