Job Name:
(Temp) CNC Machine Programmer-Operator

General information

Location: Bayport, MN
Andersen Corporation
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Job Category:
Research and Development

Description & Requirements

This is a temporary position, 6-12 month duration, possibility of long term. 2nd shift preferred but flexible. 



We’re focused on bringing more light into people’s lives by helping them create healthier, happier spaces to build memories and do what they love. This applies to our team, too. By celebrating our differences and embracing a positive work-life balance, we are recognized as a Yellow Ribbon company, one of Forbes Magazine’s 2021 “America’s Best Large Employers” and a “Best Employer for Diversity. As a 2021 Energy Star Partner of the Year, Andersen is also committed to environmental health and sustainability. No matter your role, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference. 


Andersen is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, disability, marital status, national origin, citizenship, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 



  • Fabricate prototype parts by programming & operating a Routech Accord 20 FX CNC with a Xilog Plus Operator Interface (work piece geometry programming, automatic execution of a program, subprograms, DXF files import, machining optimizer, multi-tool equipment management, dynamic control of accelerations)
  • Set-up & Program CNC equipment using CAD/CAM software
  • Optimize CNC tooling feeds and speeds with various materials.
  • Work effectively as a team member and manage multiple priorities independently
  • Communicate progress on assigned work to achieve required timelines
  • Maintain an organized and clean work environment
  • Follow required safety, ergonomic, and environmental procedures
  • Build part clamping fixtures using appropriate materials and tools
  • Conduct quality checks to confirm accuracy work completed
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Technical degree or equivalent combination of education and experience in CNC Programming and Machining
  • CNC programming ability for Routech Accord 20 FX CNC control system & MasterCAM
  • Knowledgeable with fixture and tool design
  • Advanced blueprint reading capabilities
  • Proficient with the selection of tooling for a broad range of materials
  • Able to work flexible hours to support prototype builds
  • Excellent attention to detail, communication, and customer focus skills
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs
  • Proficient with hand and power tools
  • Fenestration / Window product knowledge a plus

CULTURE AND BENEFITS (include with all job postings):   

“Be Orange. Be You” is how we express our belief that by embracing our differences and empowering you, we’ll be a stronger team able to accomplish what otherwise wouldn’t be possible. This Orange spirit has helped us become the #1 innovative window and door brand* and the one homeowners love the most.** It’s also why we’re committed to supporting you to approach each day with a bright outlook. 

Benefits include, and are not limited to: 

  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance  

  • Health Savings Account contributions  

  • Paid holidays plus PTO  

  • 401(k) plan & contributions  

  • Professional development and tuition reimbursement opportunities  

  • Charity contributions  

  • Nationwide career opportunities 

We look forward to seeing how your unique skills, background and experiences will inspire our team and help us continue to be the leader we are today. 


* 2020 Andersen brand surveys of U.S. contractors, builders & architects 
** 2020 Andersen Brand Survey of U.S. homeowners 



  • Must be able to stand for 12 hrs 

  • Must be able to lift 25 lbs, etc. 



During 2022, each eligible Andersen employee will receive $1,000 for each full fiscal quarter they are actively employed and fully vaccinated against COVID-19. An eligible employee hired during a quarter will receive a prorated payment based on the number of days employed during the quarter. Those eligible include fully-vaccinated regular full-time and part-time employees (at least 20 hours per week) who are not subject to a collective bargaining agreement. These and other terms and conditions of Andersen’s 2022 Profit Sharing Plan, including the definition of full vaccination against COVID-19, are subject to change or termination without notice.