Employment Opportunities

As the leading manufacturer of architectural and landscape luminaries, Vista Professional Outdoor Lighting is committed to training the most dedicated work force in the industry. By attracting and fostering employees who understand the paramount value of customer service, we are developing individuals who are able to respond to our customers every business need.

Our employees are the heart and soul of Vista Professional Outdoor Lighting and it is their dedication and passion in all aspects of our business that has led us since 1984.

We are committed to a policy of creating an environment that embraces mutual respect, cooperation, and productive relationships among the members of our diverse workforce. It is the policy of Vista Professional Outdoor Lighting to make employment decisions in a manner which will further the principles of equal employment opportunity.

Below are the latest available Vista career opportunities:

CNC Programmer / Prototype Machinist

Job Description:
Responsible for the programming of CNC equipment used for production fabrication and prototyping of parts. Materials to be machined primarily include H13 steel,aluminum,brass and plastics. The ideal candidate will have experience in fabricating and repairing die cast molds. You will need to work with our mold maker. You must be able to produce cnc programs from solid models. You should be experienced with Mastercam 3d machining for making mold inserts. You will work closely with our engineering department in prototyping of new products for evaluation and pre-production. You will also assist our cnc production department in designing and making holding fixtures and procedures for castings. And programming if needed. Assists management and marketing with short production runs or prototypes of new or existing product lines. Ability to self inspect parts for accuracy and conformance to print specifications.


Proven track record of working in a faced paced manufacturing environment with minimal supervision. At least 5 years working in a manufacturing environment. Strong team oriented professional with good interpersonal skills, programming experience and thorough detail orientation. Working knowledge of die casting, sheet metal fabrication, spinning, and tooling. Ability to read and understand English. Bi-lingual (Spanish / English).

Required Qualifications:
•CNC programming knowledge. (MasterCam, SmartCam) •Experience programming and operating Haas VMC, Fadal VMC, Haas CNC lathes, Denn spinning machinery. •Experience with creating EDM electrodes. •Experience in manual machining, including lathe, milling, and drilling operations. •Knowledge of die cast mold construction and casting processes. •Ability to use measurement tools to validate programming conforms to design standards. •The ability to read and understand Geometric Dimensioning &Tolerancing and mechanical drawings. •Responsible for the purchase of cutters, mills, tool holders, and other shop equipment related to the CNC machinery operation. •Bi-lingual (Spanish / English) preferred.

Please submit resume and salary expectations to:

Vista Professional Outdoor Lighting
Attn: Human Resources Department
1625 Surveyor Avenue
Simi Valley, CA 93063

or email HR@vistapro.com

Posting Date:5/20/2021
Closing Date: 8/20/2021