Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM) Programmer

Why Apply?

CAM programming engineers use their programming skills to toolpath unique customer tooling designs that support eventual production of new vehicle parts and utility components. At Alliance, we use only the best equipment and leading software to get the job done, and this position lets you be on the frontlines of that creative process!


  • Reading and interpreting design blueprints, programming, and troubleshooting CNC machine-related issues until the desired specifications are met.
  • Creating 3D programming of structure / component using solid modeling.
  • Determining the manufacturing process of new products from the holding stage to the finished product.
  • Evaluating machining efficiency of completed designs to validate cost and CNC product turnaround.
  • Making improvements to set up times for a task and contouring of complex shapes.
  • Serving as an information source on planning/CNC scheduling and CAD design troubleshooting.


  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Associates degree or specialized certification preferred.
  • Previous CAM programmer work experience, preferably 2 years or more.
  • Ability to create 3D programming of a structure or component using solid modeling without assistance.
  • Use of basic and complex geometric, algebraic, and trigonometric computations.
  • Regular use of concepts to complex/practical situations, including fractions, ratios, and proportions.
  • Proficiency with inputting designs into computer modeling software or any equivalent combination of experience and training that provides required knowledge, skills, and abilities.
  • Ability to work independently on operational and technical challenges with minimal supervision and guidance.
  • Excellent scheduling and time management skills.
  • Ability to concentrate at a computer screen for extended periods of time, paying close attention to detail.
  • Willingness to work in a project-based environment that sometimes involves tight deadlines, last minute updates and changes, and balancing multiple assignments at once.
  • Specific vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Pre-employment drug screening
  • Pre-employment background screening

Pay and Benefits

  • $22-$28 per hour, depending on experience.
  • Overtime availability.
  • Health, vision, and dental insurance.

Work Environment:

A full-time position in Mansfield, Ohio. CAM programming engineers report to the engineering manager. Duties will be performed in both our office and on the manufacturing floor, where dust and noise will be present and temperatures are maintained to a limited capacity. Applicants must be able to spend extended periods of time at a computer and drawing desk.

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