CMM Measuring Machine Operator

Reference Number: 4221-JMU
Location: Cleveland OH

In search of a CMM Measuring Machine Operator for a gear manufacturer in Cleveland OH.


  • The selected CMM programmer will take the lead on all CMM programming activities for the Zeiss CMM utilizing Calypso & 4 meter Romer Arm utilizing PC Dimis.
  • Candidate will be primarily responsible for online and offline programming of PC DMIS/Calypso programs that will be utilized by other CMM operators.
  • Candidate will also be responsible to perform precision inspection verifications on machined parts, components, assemblies, and materials. May include but is not limited to first article parts, in-process and final inspection on assemblies, and materials for workmanship and conformance to specifications/drawings.
  • Candidate will utilize inspection equipment such as micrometers, gauge blocks, dial indicators, height gauges, optical comparators, profilometers, and CMM's & Romar arm.
  • Approves or rejects items and documents inspection results as required. Communicates with internal customers as required to resolve inspection, engineering, and manufacturing challenges.
  • The CMM Operator will ensure all materials submitted for CMM Inspection are processed in a timely manner in accordance with company and customer requirements.
  • Troubleshoot and contact outside technical support services for CMM software, as needed.

Other duties as assigned by the Quality Process & Improvement Manager.


  • A minimum of 2 years of experience in Zeiss CMM/Romer arm operation (PC DMIS & Calypso) is highly desired.
  • Must be familiar with MS Office with the ability to navigate and prepare simple spreadsheets.
  • The ability to write effectively, to read and understand work documents, to communicate information clearly to coworkers and supervisor.
  • Functional understanding of ISO 9001/AS9100 requirements preferred.
  • Supports the process audit/final inspection process as needed, to ensure products and processes meet customer requirements.
  • Blueprint reading and a strong understanding of GD&T.
  • Passion, energy sense of urgency with a track record of setting goals and achieving them required.
  • Excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills with leadership skills and growth potential required.
  • The position also involves the ability to coach or mentor other members, through instruction and personal example.
  • The ability to identify opportunities to improve current production processes and to implement the necessary steps for the improvements.
  • The ability and desire to provide excellent service to internal customers.
  • Must have PC DMIS experience. Refresher courses are available to employees.
  • Directly link CAD systems and measurement software through its Direct CAD interface (DCI) technology