CMM Programmer

Signicast, 1800 Innovation Way, Hartford, Wisconsin, United States of America Req #37
Thursday, May 6, 2021

Signicast is growing and looking for a CMM PROGRAMMER. If you’re ready for a new challenge alongside a team energized by innovation and quality, we want to meet you. Working at Signicast means becoming part of a world-class company. Signicast is the largest commercial investment caster in the world (and one of the leading employers in the Metro Milwaukee area). We’re also part of a global corporation (Form Technologies) with 29 facilities across 19 countries.  With industry-leading benefits and compensation, and the potential to grow your career with us. Signicast doesn’t just invest in you—we help you invest in a future. 



The CMM PROGRAMMER is responsible for developing inspection methods for a variety of challenging cast, machined, and composite material geometries for aerospace, medical, automotive and commercial markets.  Signicast is a world leader for product development leadtime, and the CMM PROGRAMMER is essential to this process by developing and completing inspections within days or hours.


This list of duties and responsibilities is not all-inclusive and may be expanded from time to time to include other duties and responsibilities, as management may deem necessary.

  • Comply with all safety and health guidelines, quality standard practices/procedures and housekeeping standards
  • Develop efficient and accurate inspection methods using a mix of new technologies (CMM, vision, blue light, laser) and traditional measurement tools
  • Interface with internal and customer design teams to ensure GD&T applications are optimized for both part function and manufacturability
  • Provide metrology based support to engineering when problem solving both internal and external measurement related issues
  • Stay up to date with advancements in metrology technology and techniques to support continuous laboratory improvement
  • Function as GD&T subject matter expert and be a corporate resource for real world application of these concepts
  • Update existing inspection methods as a result of engineering design changes
  • Provide training to METROLOGY TECHNICIANS for basic CMM operation, blueprint reading, and gage calibration
  • Assist in performing all METROLOGY TECHNICIAN, CMM OPERATOR, and other duties as needed.



High school diploma or GED.  Manufacturing and experience with common hand gages required.  3+ years metrology experience and experience programming CMMs required.  Familiarity with MCOSMOS, CALYPSO, or POLYWORKS inspection software is preferred.  Advanced GD&T understanding is required.

Benefits Include:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision after 60 days!
  • 401k with 5.5% match!
  • Quarterly Profit Sharing! 
  • Tuition Reimbursement and Professional Development Opportunities
  • Voluntary Benefits Include: Life and Disability Insurance, Accident Insurance, Critical Illness, Hospital Indemnity Insurance, and Legal Shield
Signicast provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Travel Required No
  • Required Education High School
  • Signicast, 1800 Innovation Way, Hartford, Wisconsin, United States of America