Job Details

CNC Programmer

Category: Machining
Location: Dover, NH

Organization Description 

SIG SAUER, Inc. has a vision to be recognized as the most innovative, customer-driven company in shooting sports, personal defense and law enforcement/military, delivering uncompromising quality. We have goals of world- class excellence and achievement in all of our business operations.

SIG SAUER will provide relocation assistance if needed!

Primary Function:

Provide programming, set up and machining expertise in support of daily production


  • Develop CNC programs using MasterCam, GibbsCAM or Partmaker.

  • Configure tools and ensure efficient production.

  • Analyze blueprints in order to calculate correct part dimension for tool selection, machine speeds, and feed rates.

  • Occasionally set up and operate CNC equipment.

  • Make mechanical and/or program adjustments to ensure parts are meeting quantity and quality requirements.

  • Communicate recommendations to engineering to modify parts and processes

  • Carry out other duties reasonable within capability as required by the supervisor.



  • High School or GED Diploma required - Associates Degree or Certification in related field preferred.

  • 3-5 years of experience with CNC programming, and operating a CNC machine.

  • Experience programming in MasterCam, GibbsCAM or Partmaker.

  • Use precision measuring instruments including micrometers and calipers, and fixtures and gauges to check work.

  • Read Instrumentation and gauges to accurately measure dimensions on parts that are being machined.

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

  • Experience setting up and troubleshooting CNC machines.

  • Able to demonstrate good manufacturing practices and be able to select tooling and machining resources for manufacture of parts.

  • Strong mathematical skills.

  • Blueprint with GD&T reading capabilities.

  • Able to work under own initiative.

  • Flexible, courteous, friendly and positive approach.

  • Discretion, confidentiality and professionalism at all times.

  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions.

  • Ability to work in a team environment.

  • Make a positive contribution to maintaining a workplace that is safe, neat and tidy

SIG SAUER, Inc. is an EO Employer-M/F/Veteran/Disability.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other protected class.