CMM Programmer (2nd Shift Hours)

Date: Sep 30, 2021

Location: Lafayette, IN, US, 47905

Company: Subaru

CMM Programmer

Supplier Quality Assurance

Direct Hire hourly role with Premium-Free benefits


Company Overview: Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc. or “SIA”, located in Lafayette, Indiana, is the only Subaru vehicle manufacturing facility outside of Japan. SIA is a 4.4 million square foot automotive OEM – meaning our manufacturing process begins with coils of steel and ends with the high-quality vehicles you see out on the roads. We employ 6500+ Associates, both production and administrative, all under one roof.

SIA, which was ranked in the Forbes top 100 placed to work in America, is the safest automotive manufacturing plant in the United States and is also a pillar in the community due to its numerous fundraising activities held onsite, donations to local charities and plentiful volunteer opportunities. SIA is a frontrunner in environmental conservation being the first Zero-Landfill automotive manufacturing plant and the first to have its campus designated a backyard wildlife habitat. SIA has grown tremendously since its 1989 beginnings and continues to be an example of success within the automotive industry.


Outline of duties:


  • Interpret engineering blueprints and program the CMM to measure component parts and assemblies.
  • Measure supplied parts using CMM and other measurement equipment.
  • Clearly communicate inspection findings to engineering, manufacturing and quality departments.
  • Perform routine dimensional analysis on a scheduled basis.
  • Work with internal and external technical personal to develop and validate part measurement methods.
  • Evaluate inspection results to determine conformance to requirements.


Minimum Qualifications:


  • 2 years’ experience using blueprints in fulfillment of job responsibilities.
  • Math Aptitude …education or training to include Geometry and Trigonometry.
  • Strong understanding of (GD &T) Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing
  •  1 year experience programming coordinate measuring machine
  • 2 years’ experience with precision inspection equipment (i.e., micrometers, calipers, height gage, gage blocks, optical comparator etc.)
  • Microsoft Office Excel, Word.


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Experience viewing/analyzing and exporting files in Computer Aided Design and Drafting software (i.e., AutoCAD, Catia, Solid works etc.)
  • Familiarity with CMM programming languages MCOSMOS, MSURF, Polyworks.
  • Quality certifications such as ASQ CMI/CQT, Six Sigma etc.
  • Automotive Quality Experience.
  • Previous training and experience in Statistical Quality Control and Sampling Procedures.
  • Statistical Software experience.
  • Associate degree in a related technical field.



Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce.

Nearest Major Market: Lafayette