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Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machine Tool Programmers

Skills & Knowledge

 

Most Important Skills for Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machine Tool Programmers


 

Most Important Knowledge Areas for Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machine Tool Programmers



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Describe Your Skills


People who have worked in this career typically perform the following tasks. These statements can help a prospective employer understand what you can do, on a resume or during an interview.

  • Using computers.
  • Collecting information from different sources.
  • Controlling machines and processes.
  • Making decisions or solving problems.
  • Communicating with supervisors, co-workers, or people that work under you.
  • Inspecting equipment, structures, or materials to find or fix problems.
  • Drafting, laying out, and specifying technical devices, parts, and equipment.
  • Analyzing data or information.

 

Careers that Use Similar Skills


The following careers use skills, knowledge, and abilities that are similar to those used for Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machine Tool Programmers.

 

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