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TOP PAY-IN HOUSE ADVANCEMENT with a GROWING COMPANY

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.

Supervisor - 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

Progressive Toolmaker – Auto Power Press - **TOP PAY FOR TOOLMAKERS** **HIRING BONUS**

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

Qualifications:

  • 5+ yrs experience as a journeyman toolmaker
  • Ability to maintain and troubleshoot complex progressive stamping dies
  • Quality oriented self starter with the ability to work with limited supervision
  • Ability to read & understand blueprints & GDT as needed for production manufacturing
  • Progressive stamping background required

Toolmaker - Secondary Power Press - **TOP PAY FOR TOOLMAKERS** **HIRING BONUS**

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 - **TOP PAY FOR TOOLMAKERS** **HIRING BONUS**

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

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

Fourslide Toolmaker - Tool Cell - **TOP PAY FOR TOOLMAKERS** **HIRING BONUS**

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

Set up / Operator – Fourslide

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

Qualifications:

  • Experience in set up & operation of Fourslide department equipment
  • Ability to work independently setting up, adjusting & operating Fourslide machines (V81 & V82 experience preferred)
  • Ability to make minor repairs & adjustments to machine tools & equipment as required to support production demands,
  • May operate machine as needed to meet department requirements
  • Ability to remove tools from equipment for major repair/service or at conclusion of a production run.
  • Assist department tool & die makers 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
  • ASQ Certified Calibration Technician preferred but not required

CNC Machine Operator I - CNC

1st shift (6:00am-2:30pm) 4 openings

2nd shift (2:30pm-11:00pm) 3 openings

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1 yr experience preferred
  • Ability to use standard measuring tools (micrometer, caliper, optical comparator, CMM)
  • Ability to trouble shoot part deviation issues
  • Ability to make off sets
  • Required to maintain production records
  • Manual dexterity skills required

CNC Machine Operator II - CNC

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

2nd shift (2:30pm-11:00pm) 1 opening

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 yrs experience preferred
  • Ability to use standard measuring tools (micrometer, caliper, optical comparator, CMM)
  • Ability to trouble shoot part deviation issues
  • Ability to make off sets
  • Ability to read and understand CNC G&M codes
  • Required to maintain production records
  • Manual dexterity skills required

CNC Technical Lead-CNC

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

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 yrs experience in CNC Technical Lead role
  • High School graduate or equivalent with additional college-level courses in engineering and/or management desired
  • Proficient with Master Cam
  • Working knowledge of Caron System & Elbo Control Tool Setter required
  • Experience operating CNC machines, creating new programs with ability to make adjustments to existing programs
  • Working knowledge of all measuring equipment – CMM, dial indicators, comparator etc
  • Strong reasoning abilities with sound judgment
  • Solid communication skills both verbal & written

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

Buyer - Purchasing

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

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or minimum of 5 yrs experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Basic knowledge of raw materials and manufactured components a plus
  • Strong communication skills both verbal & written
  • Excellent computer skills required
  • Ability to work as part of a self directed work team as well as independently

Customer Project Manager - Sales

1st shift

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years Exp in similar related role in an advanced manufacturing industry or environment
  • Bachelor’s Degree in technical or business fields preferred
  • Managing new business customer programs/projects from pre-quoting phase through quoting and production launch
  • Assisting with technical and sales functions
  • Development of additional medical business for CSS, work with existing customers as well as new leads
  • Ability to interface effectively
  • Develop pricing form cost models and competitive information
  • Preparation of quotes and proposals in response to RFQ’s/RFP’s
  • Ability to make presentations to internal and external customers
  • Ability to operate with customer focus while maximizing opportunities that fit CSS strategies and capabilities

Quality Technician 2 - Quality

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

Qualifications:

  • 5 years minimum experience in all aspects of spring inspection
  • 1st piece inspection, in process and final inspection of wire forms, compression, extension and torsion springs required
  • Ability to record quality results on inspection forms. Maintain forms and charts of inspection data, quality levels or quality studies
  • Perform assigned routine tests on product in process or finished product where results are compared with Company standards
  • Ability to perform capability studies required

Driver - Shipping

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

Qualifications:

  • Clean valid Connecticut drivers license required
  • Transporting materials in box truck to and from 28 & 48 Spring Lane and Warehouse
  • Must be over the age of 21 due to Insurance regulations
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to operate a forklift

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.