CAD/CAM Technician

Wed Nov 6, 2019
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Reports to: Engineering Manager

Job Description: Create CNC cutting files, specifications and documentation to plot, cut, route, plasma arc and bend components produced on CNC machines used by production in the fabrication of signage products.

Primary Responsibilities:

- Create CNC files for a variety of CNC machines using established detailed criteria.

- Review sales work orders for accuracy and communicate if errors are found.

- Review artwork for accuracy and communicate if errors are found.

- Field questions about designs from sales staff & production.

- Determine the sequence of machine operations and select proper cutting tools.

- Determine reference points & machine cutting paths.

- Calculate dimensions of work pieces & products.

- Create documents used by machine operators.

- Determine machine settings.

Secondary Responsibilities:

- Maintain, organize and clean up files stored on servers.

- Maintain communication with machine operators & supervisors on issues as they arise.

Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Software used: Flexi Expert, Enroute, LED & Neon Wizard & MS Office.

Personal Attributes Necessary: Well organized, very good math skills, mechanically minded, good with three dimensional thought processes, multitasking, attention to detail, verbal communication, confident, critical thinker, analytical, time management, independent worker & problem solver.

Qualifications: Associate's degree in Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) and/or 1 to 2 yers of experience in a CAD or CAD/CAM related field.

Our company has used ESCO Manufacturing for many years for our wholesale electric sign needs. They have manufactured many different types of signs for us over the years. We have had the same sales rep for many years. That says a lot in itself about the company. They have never let us down and always delivered a quality product in a timely manner. They are very competitive and always have great ideas to help us with design and installation. I highly recommend them, they won't let you down
Justin Helmke
JH Signs
Our account rep has been with us from the start of All State Signs. Throughout the years we have come to rely on ESCO's extensive product knowledge and fast turn arounds to fill our customer needs. ESCO has always been a reliable source for our company, and as we grow, we will continue to rely on their terrific customer service and quality products.
Beau & Raean Bilbrey
All State Signs Great Falls, MT
ESCO Manufacturing has been our channel letter fabricator for over 12 years. They are an exemplary company that manufactures high quality products and we have been completely satisfied with their customer service. Their staff is knowledgeable and able to handle any request. We are happy to recommend their services.
Jerry & Marlene Sandmann
Sandmann Signs & Electric Inc.
I have used ESCO Manufacturing for the better part of 20 years as an outlet for sign projects when we are overloaded and have seen nothing but the best of Quality, no shortcuts on the manufacturing process and as always very easy to work with sign professionals.
Kirk Ronning
Indigo Signworks
We have worked with ESCO Manufacturing with many of our projects and have had great results. Our account rep has been great to work with providing ideas and giving us a great product. It's been a pleasure to work with ESCO and I highly recommend!
Christian Guenther
AP Design
My companies have worked with ESCO for many years. We have collaborated on many projects, receiving professional knowledge and products in a timely manner. From answering an install question while on the job site to planning and discussing initial project concept sketches, ESCO has always been able to offer me the know-how to offer my customers a professional experience! Thank you ESCO!
Cathy Krommenhoek
Total Motors
From the sales to fabrication, to shipping, and accounting departments, the entire process has been seamless. At any given time we can see exactly where our job is in the process. Over the years, your team has displayed nothing but professionalism. Thank you, ESCO, for being a vendor we can count on consistently. We look forward to our relationship continuing!  
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