U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
The information on this page relates to the 2010 SOC, please see the 2000 SOC System for information on the previous version of the SOC.
51-4012 Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic
Develop programs to control machining or processing of metal or plastic parts by automatic machine tools, equipment, or systems.
Illustrative examples: Metal Numerical Tool Programmer,
Metal Numerical Control Programmer,
Sheet Metal Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Programmer
Broad Occupation: 51-4010 Computer Control Programmers and Operators
Minor Group: 51-4000 Metal Workers and Plastic Workers
Major Group: 51-0000 Production Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010