numerical tool and process control programmer




Numerical tool and process control programmers develop computer programs to control automatic machines and equipment involved in manufacturing processes. They analyse blueprints and job orders, conduct computer simulations and trial runs.

Alternative label

  • numerical process control operator

  • numerical tool programmer

  • numerical process control tool setting operator

  • numerical tool maker

  • numerical tool setting operator

  • numerical process control set up operator

  • numerical process control programmer

  • numerical tool machine set up operator

  • numerical tool machine operator

  • numerical process control supervisor

  • numerical tool l programme setter

  • numerical tool setter

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