Carolina Precision Technologies > Careers > CNC LATHE SETUP / PROGRAMMER


Carolina Precision Technologies (CPT) is a premier, full-service precision manufacturer for the medical and aerospace industries. We are a market leading manufacturer of implants, specialty surgical instruments, cutting tools, and delivery systems for the orthopedic, sports medicine, trauma, extremities and other MedSurg applications. We are currently seeking a full time CNC Lathe Setup/Programmer at our facility in Putnam, CT. The ideal candidate will have experience in a production environment with good communication and an ability to learn quickly.

* First Shift and Second Shift Openings

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Setup / Program CNC Lathes and/or turn/mills
  • Efficiently operate machines when not programming or in setup
  • Inspect parts per print and in process documentation
  • Clear chips and maintain safe work environment

Qualifications & Skills

Preferred Experience

  • 1 to 5 years in machine shop environment
  • CAM software (part maker/ Mastercam) experience is a plus
  • Proficient use of micrometers, gauging, and comparator
  • Familiarity with Eurotech machines and Fanuc controls a plus
  • Skilled blue print reading

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Graduate or Equivalent
  • Proficiency in general math
  • Ability to stand for 8 hours and lift up to 50 lbs.


Competitive salary including a full range of health benefits, paid time off, 401k with company match after 3 months of service. Pay will be based on experience.

No agency calls please