Careers

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CSS offers excellent employment, salary and benefit opportunities for those looking to pursue a career in manufacturing at CSS. As a family managed company, we hold a vested interest in the professional and personal success of our employees by offering programs for employees to further their education, expand their skills, and advance their career at CSS, as well as trade apprenticeships.

Manufacturing Engineer - Metal Form Manufacturing

1st shift (7:00am-4:30pm)

Qualifications:

  • 4 year degree in Manufacturing Engineering from an accredited college
  • 5 year minimum exp in a manufacturing environment as a process or manufacturing engineer
  • CAD experience required
  • Metal forming, machining, assembly & fabrication experienced required
  • Tool maker or machinist background a plus (progressive dies, secondary tooling)
  • LEAN experience and/or training. Ability to collaborate on design, fabrication & implementation of continuous improvement projects for existing product lines and processes
  • Ability to handle and prioritize multiple projects based on business needs. Project management skills are required
  • Management exposure/experience in leading toolmakers, maintenance techs, machinists is desirable
  • Ability to take direction-input on assignments & analyze for best case solutions and execute to desired outcomes
  • Working knowledge of all QC tools & techniques. Statistical analysis, CpK, GRR, PpK, SPC
  • Ability to work in a Team based environment with multiple disciplines working on various projects and initiatives
  • Ability to work OT as required
  • Ability to lift up to 35lbs unassisted

Machinist / Co Team Leader - Maintenance

1st shift (7:00am-3:30pm)

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 yrs experience repairing industrial machinery
  • Tool making or machinist trade certification preferred
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Ability to manage small department using Lean concepts
  • Ability to schedule work, provide knowledge, experience, motivation, support and advice when needed
  • Good communication skills both verbal & written
  • Ability to work OT as required
  • Ability to lift up to 35lbs unassisted

Toolmaker - Secondary Power Press

1st shift (7:00am-3:30pm)

2nd shift (3:30pm-12:00am) - Full time or Part time available (part time hours flexible..split shift, any days for 2nd shift)

Qualifications:

  • 5+ yrs experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Exp. in maintenance & trouble shooting of secondary tooling
  • Well versed in all measuring equipment
  • Ability to set-up and use all tool making machinery
  • Ability to operate various secondary presses
  • Management experience preferred
  • Ability to work OT as required
  • Ability to lift up to 35lbs unassisted

Set up / Operator – Secondary Power Press - 2 openings

1st shift (7:00am-3:30pm)

2nd shift (3:30pm-12:00am)

Qualifications:

  • 3-5 yrs experience in set up and operation of department equipment
  • Experience working with stamping presses and open tooling
  • Ability to make minor repairs and adjustments to machine tools & equipment as required to support production
  • May operate as needed to meet department requirements
  • Ability to remove tools from equipment for major repairs or service or at conclusion of a production run
  • Assist department tool & diemakers with trouble shooting and analysis
  • May include responsibility for instructing & working with department operators
  • Participate in LEAN, 5s and SDWT projects
  • Strong solid understanding of basic QC tools and the ability to perform in process and first piece inspection
  • Ability to work OT as required
  • Ability to lift up to 35lbs unassisted

Tool & Diemaker – Auto Power Press

1st shift (6:00am-2:30pm)

Qualifications:

  • 5+ yrs toolmaking experience in a manufacturing environment
  • CT approved
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Progressive stamping background required
  • Self starter with strong work ethic / production oriented
  • Ability to work OT as required
  • Ability to lift up to 35lbs unassisted

Set up / Operator - Auto Power Press - 3 openings

1st shift (6:00am-2:30pm)

2nd shift (2:30pm-11:00pm)

Qualifications:

  • 3-5 yrs experience in set up and operation of department equipment
  • Experience working with 100-300 ton stamping presses
  • Ability to make minor repairs and adjustments to machine tools & equipment as required to support production
  • May operate as needed to meet department requirements
  • Ability to remove tools from equipment for major repairs or service or at conclusion of a production run
  • Assist department tool & diemakers with trouble shooting and analysis
  • May include responsibility for instructing & working with department operators
  • Participate in LEAN, 5s and SDWT projects
  • Strong solid understanding of basic QC tools and the ability to perform in process and first piece inspection
  • Ability to work OT as required
  • Ability to lift up to 35lbs unassisted

Machine Operator II - Auto Power Press

2nd shift (2:30pm-11:00pm)

Qualifications:

  • 3-5 yrs experience in operation of department equipment
  • Experience working with 100-300 ton stamping presses
  • Tend machine working to quality specifications , inspecting parts off machine
  • Responsible for stopping machine when issues are detected
  • May perform various benchwork as needed
  • Assisting set-up person with installing tools & getting production run underway
  • Maintaining production & quality records during production run
  • Perform basic machine maintenance functions
  • Ability to follow written & verbal instructions
  • Participate in LEAN, 5s and SDWT projects
  • Strong solid understanding of basic QC tools and the ability to perform in process and first piece inspection
  • Ability to work OT as required
  • Ability to lift up to 35lbs unassisted

Fourslide Toolmaker - Tool Cell

1st shift (7:00am-3:30pm)

Qualifications:

  • FourSlide / Multi-Slide tooling Minimum of 5 years experience in the Set-up, Trouble shooting & Production.
  • Ability to read/understand blue prints as needed for production manufacturing.
  • Working knowledge and practical experience with ISO quality standards.
  • Knowledge of Lean Mfg and its components (i.e. Kaizen, Kanban, SMED, 5s, etc)
  • Experience with production standards and manufacturing methods.
  • Self Motivated and Detail driven work ethic.
  • Ability to work OT as required
  • Ability to lift up to 35lbs unassisted

Secondary Toolmaker - Assembly

1st shift (7:00am-3:30pm)

Qualifications:

  • 5+ yrs toolmaking experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Ability to maintain & trouble shoot secondary tooling in a fast paced production driven multi machine cell
  • Well versed in all measuring equipment and use of all tool room equipment
  • Experience with operation and set up of 45/60/80 ton presses
  • Ability to work OT as required
  • Ability to lift up to 35lbs unassisted

Itaya Set-up Person - Auto Loop

1st shift

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years experience
  • Ability to set up typical Multi-Axis Itaya CNC wire formers (MCX and MX type machines)
  • Ability to use measuring equipment (micrometers, verniers, comparator)
  • Ability to read & interpret Blueprints in English & Metric
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Good communications skills both verbal & written
  • Ability to work OT as required
  • Ability to lift up to 35lbs unassisted

Electrician - Maintenance

1st shift (7:00am-3:30pm)

Qualifications:

  • E2 CT. Electrical License
  • Minimum 5 yrs experience in industrial wiring
  • Electrical machine troubleshooting experience required
  • Familiarity with NEC and OSHA safety practices
  • Sensor application experience a plus
  • Ability to work OT as required
  • Ability to lift up to 35lbs unassisted

Calibration Technician - Quality

1st shift (7:00am-3:30pm)

Qualifications:

  • Maintain calibration system to full compliance with Company standards and ISO requirements
  • Manage and coordinate calibration activities with both internal & external suppliers and customers
  • Ability to perform mechanical calibration of gages as needed, utilizing layout style
  • Coordinates calibration activities with production
  • ASQ Certified Calibration Technician preferred but not required
  • Ability to work OT as required
  • Ability to lift up to 35lbs unassisted

Quality Engineer - Quality

1st shift (7:00am-3:30pm)

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree or higher from accredited college or university
  • 10+ years exp in a manufacturing environment with aerospace, automotive & medical quality standards
  • Hands on inspection experience
  • Ability to communicate effectively with customers & Company personnel at all levels is essential
  • Strong computer skills (word, excel, etc)
  • Ability to work OT as required
  • Ability to lift up to 35lbs unassisted

AAP/EOE

CSS provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. CSS complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including, but not limited to hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.