What are the specialist's responsibilities?

ICATT’s CNC Machining Professionals program and operate computer-controlled metalworking machines to produce precision components through processes such as milling, turning, drilling or grinding.

Duties of a CNC Machining Professional:

  • Operate, set up, and program CNC equipment
  • Conduct tests to ensure the machines are running properly
  • Verify components that are produced meet the quality requirements
After setting up the CNC machines, they monitor them to ensure they are working properly. If a malfunction occurs during operations the professional runs tests to identify the cause of the problem and correct it.

Successful Skills

  • Interpret technical diagrams and documents
  • Enjoy creating things
  • Understand geometry