CAD Programmer

  • Job Reference: 00000908-1
  • Date Posted: 25 August 2020
  • Recruiter: Laser Process Ltd
  • Location: Cannock, Staffordshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description


CAD Programmer

Salary according to experience - Full-time, Permanent

An Established & expanding Laser Cutting & Fabrication manufacturing company we are now looking to add to our team.


Using the latest CAD CAM software, you will create DXF files for all new parts, draft 2D (& future 3D) components from PDF’s / sketch / samples, toolpath and nest for the lasers obtaining best material utilisation and program stability.

Conversion of 3D files using Solid Works /Space Claim Designer (training given) Develop blanks for bend allowance, print drawing packs and works orders for shop floor. Maintain existing part and program library to ensure parts are always manufactured to the correct revision level.

Liaise with sales team and Production Team  to prioritise jobs, capacity plan and update teams on workflow.

Assist sales team with nesting of products to attain costing information.

Work closely with purchasing to provide sub-contractors with the necessary files

Support Production in the manufacture of jigs and fixtures,


Minimum 2 years’ experience CAD/CAM Programming Lasers

Ability to work as part of a team, self-motivated with excellent communication skills at all levels, have a can-do problem-solving attitude, be flexible in your approach.

Must have your own transport and a full driving licence.

Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00 (start & finish times are negotiable, reasonable amount of flexibility expected)


  • Friendly relaxed team environment
  • Company Pension (NEST)
  • On-site Parking
  • 25 days plus stat
  • Company staff retention rate 10years +


  • CAD CAM LASER Programming: 2 years (Required)