CAD/CAM Programmer – Kidderminster

Type: permanent


Location: Kidderminster

Pay rate: Salary negotiable dependent on experience


Location: Kidderminster

Position: CAD/CAM Programmer

Type: Full-Time

Experience: Minimum 2 years in a similar role

Working Hours – 08:00 – 16:30 Monday – Friday

Salary negotiable dependent on experience

Our client based in Kidderminster are seeking a motivated and experienced CAD/CAM Programmer with a strong background in sheet metal manufacturing to join their dedicated team

The CAD/CAM Programmer will play a vital role in translating customer designs into technical drawings and programming instructions to drive the clients manufacturing processes. The candidate will need to bring a high degree of enthusiasm and willingness to support all functions of the business.

The successful candidate will have a keen eye for detail, strong problem-solving skills, and the ability to work both independently and collaboratively within a team . The Candidate will be keen, highly motivated and willing to offer help and advice to both customers and staff members alike.



  • Read, interpret, and modify a range of 2D and 3D drawing files.
  • Collaborate with the team to interpret customer designs and create accurate technical drawings and programs for manufacturing.
  • Demonstrate a high level of quality awareness to ensure that all parts leaving the factory meet the company’s strict quality standards.
  • Contribute to problem-solving efforts independently and as a part of a team, ensuring efficient production processes.
  • Possess a deep understanding of sheet metal processes, including laser cutting, bending, and welding.
  • Communicate effectively with team members, supervisors, and other departments to ensure smooth coordination of projects.
  • Manage large workloads and adhere to tight production schedules while maintaining attention to detail and quality.
  • Collaborate with various software packages, including AutoCAD, SolidWorks, Amada (Production Designer, Bendcam, BlankCAM), Bystronic (BysoftCAM and Bysoft CAD), Lantek (3dtube), and Robot Manager.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in SolidWorks and experience with amid and Bystronic software packages.
  • Possess knowledge of press brake operations to optimize bending processes.


Qualifications and Qualities:

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in a similar role within the manufacturing or sheet metal industry.
  • Proficiency in SolidWorks and experience with amid and Bystronic software packages is highly desirable.
  • Familiarity with press brake operations and sheet metal processes, including laser cutting, bending, and welding.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Outstanding time management skills and the ability to effectively manage and prioritize large workloads.
  • Self-motivated, detail-oriented, and able to work independently as well as collaboratively.


Do you have experience with SolidWorks, amid and Bystronic software packages?

Are you an expeirenced CAD/Cam Progammer or have experience in a similar role?

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