CNC Programmer/Supervisor - Afternoon Shfit

MetriCan - Oakville, ON (30+ days ago)

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MetriCan (founded in 1976) is a family owned and operated, Tier 2, metal stamping facility servicing the automotive industry. Our Oakville Plant (located close to QEW & Third Line) is currently looking to hire a CNC Supervisor (Nights) to join our CNC Team. To learn more about us, visit us at:


This position is responsible for directing and coordinating the activities of the CNC operators to ensure that jobs are progressing according to schedule. Coordinate the set up and operation/programming of CNC machines designed for repetitive machining work.


  • Responsible for the direct supervision of the night shift CNC operators and meeting the CNC production schedule and due dates.
  • Ensures CNC machines run efficiently and at full capacity by using advanced programming.
  • Responsible for the activities of the CNC operators and for responding to their inquiries/concerns.
  • Ensures continued compliance with all ISO9001 and IATF16949 procedures as they relate to the CNC department.
  • Responsible for the completion of the employee time sheets.
  • Establish methods to meet work schedules and co-ordinate activities and recommend measures for improved productivity.
  • Responsible for recommending and working with Human Resources to implement employee training and development initiatives.
  • Determine or interpret work procedures for the operators, assigning specific duties to each while maintaining harmonious relations and promoting efficiency.
  • Direct operators in the adjustment of machines or equipment (e.g. replacing or altering tools, jibs, fixtures or attachments) to prepare for operations, change set-up of machine for running different jobs and/or troubleshooting to restore proper functioning of machine due to breakdowns.
  • Must work with the protective devices, measures and procedures required by the Occupational Health and Safety Act; including wearing proper PPE.


Advanced NX 11 programming experience in 3+2 operations (surfacing and 2D)

Advanced NX 11 modelling (surfacing)

Strong experience running 5 axis machine with Heidenhain controls

Knowledge of Quality Policy / ISO9001 / IATF16949

Health & Safety Policy

Operating Work Instructions

Operating Procedures for CNC equipment

WHMIS Knowledge

Computer skills (NX, MS Office)


College or other courses in machining are required

Five+ years’ experience as a Team Leader/CNC Programmer

Trade Certification In Machining


SHIFT: 3:30 p.m. to 2:00 a.m., Monday to Thursday; (Fridays 3:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. as needed).

BENEFITS: * * Opportunities for overtime work, working with experienced staff and being part of a great team, free healthcare & pension plan, annual bonus and Summer BBQ.

MetriCan will provide reasonable workplace accommodation to applicants with disabilities.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • CNC Programming with NX: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Supervising: 3 years (Preferred)