TRIGO Global Quality Solutions
  • Decatur, IL, USA
  • Competitive
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

CMM Programmer / Operator (PC-DMIS)

Our CMM Programmer / Operator will participate in the site inspection function by developing inspection paths for a computerized portable arm coordinate measuring machine. Also, will develop programs using customer part specifications in an accurate, timely and efficient manner.


  • Determine part inspection requirements from customer's geometric blueprint features
  • CMM Programmers create programs for portable arm coordinate measuring machines
  • Administer and/or edit previously created programs
  • Insure the part inspection programs are consistent with part number and revision level
  • Qualify and operate portable arm CMM equipment as required
  • Verify the operator's setup is suitable, the machine is calibrated and is operational
  • Operate computer programming hardware and software systems
  • Analyze and troubleshoot portable arm setups and inspections paths
  • Other duties and/or responsibilities as assigned


  • The CMM Programmer should be expert level proficiency developing inspection programs, using PC-DMIS and/or DOCS operating systems or equivalent
  • Expert level proficiency reading and interpreting engineering drawings (blueprints)
  • Expert level proficiency interpreting Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T) standards
  • Expert level proficiency navigating MS Windows and computer networks
  • Expert level proficiency in applied mathematics' algebra, geometry and trigonometry 
  • Intermediate level knowledge of surface-plate inspection techniques, measuring tools, and gauges
  • Demonstrated comfort level interfacing with staff and management while working in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated job diligence, attention to details, and solid problem-solving skills


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Associate or Bachelor degree in a related technical field preferred
  • Previous quality inspection experience preferred
  • Previous portable arm coordinate measuring machine experience preferred


  • This position is located in an industrial/production environment and as such may be exposed to the following:
    • Intermittent moving or lifting up to 50 pounds
    • Intermittent exposure to extreme cold and extreme heat
    • Proximity to moving mechanical parts and machinery
    • Exposure to electrical shock and vibration
    • Exposure to noise level of industrial/production environment'Usually very loud
    • Working in close proximity to customer/client
    • Exposure to fumes, noxious odors, dusts, mists, gases, and poor ventilation

We offer an attractive compensation package. Please specify your salary expectations. Only qualified applicants will be selected. No phone calls please. At this time Trigo Global Quality will not offer or commence ("sponsor") an immigration case in order to employ you (for example, H-1B, TN, OP-T VISAs or other employment-based immigration case). This is sometimes called "sponsorship" for an employment-based visa status. Qualified candidates may apply directly on our site at:

Company Description:

For over 30 years, Trigo Global Quality (Formerly the PIC Group) has remained the leading provider of full-service quality solutions, servicing the automotive, aerospace and manufacturing industries throughout the United States, Canada and most recently, Mexico. As the only full-service quality solutions provider of its kind, Trigo Global Quality provides containment, inspection, quality engineering consultants, training, and supplier development services. Not only do our quality solutions help customers meet their immediate needs, but they help to rectify quality issues long term. With our extensive geographic footprint, we are the largest global provider of quality solutions with the ability to respond quickly and effortlessly, when and where our customers need us. 

Following a merger with TRIGO Global Quality in November 2015, Trigo expanded its geographic footprint globally and created the largest and most comprehensive breadth of quality solutions available worldwide. Our team of over 8,000 professionals delivers Quality Assurance Services in over 20 countries. For more information, visit

Trigo Global Quality Solutions is committed to the core values of equal employment opportunity. We are committed to treating people fairly, and with respect and dignity. We offer employment opportunities based upon an individual's qualifications and performance, free from discrimination or harassment because of race, ancestry, place of origin, ethnic origin, color, citizenship, creed, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family status, and disability.

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