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Bristol American Job Center
Bristol at Tunxis Community College
430 North Main St., Bristol, CT 06010
860-899-3620
https://capitalworkforce.org/american-job-centers/

Bristol Adult Education
210 Redstone Hill Road, Bristol, CT 06010
860-584-7865
https://adulted.bristol.k12.ct.us/home

Tunxis Community College
430  North Street, Bristol, CT 06010
860-314-4700
https://www.tunxis.edu/ce/tunxisbristol

Current Manufacturing
Job Openings

NOVO Precision: Research & Development Toolmaker/Project Manager

We are a quickly growing engineering and manufacturing company located in Bristol, CT. We have a need to add a strong team member to our Tool & Die department to lead new product development projects.

We are looking for the right resource that wants to aggressively learn & grow within our company!

Essential Functions:

  • Ability to manage project (Timeline, milestones, communication)
  • Close tolerance Machining experience to make components / fixtures (Milling, Turning, Grinding)
  • Use of Autocad or Solidworks is a plus
  • Experience using standard toolroom tools and measuring devices
  • Assembly of fixtures and machines
  • Technical problem solving

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • A minimum of 10 years experience in machining or toolmaking position
  • Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization
  • Critical thinking, creative problem solving skills
  • Attention to detail, task driven, great work ethic
  • Positive attitude, friendly demeanor and team player
  • Attendance is an essential function of the job

Job Type: Full-time
Benefits: Very good benefits after 90 days
Salary: $25 to $35 per hour.

Novo Precision is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, veteran status or disability.

For more information about this position and to apply, please visit Novo Precision’s website.


NOVO Precision: Machinist/Tookmaker

We are a quickly growing engineering and manufacturing company located in Bristol, CT. We have a need to add a strong team member to our Tool & Die department to support new projects. This position will be involved in R&D Projects, Building Custom Machines, and supporting improvement projects.

We are looking for the right resource that wants to aggressively learn & grow within our company!

Essential Functions:
– Close tolerance Manual Machining experience (Milling, Turning, Grinding)
– Good understanding of GD&T and reading prints
– Strong mechanical aptitude
– Experience using standard toolroom tools and measuring devices
– Some assembly of fixtures and machines
– Must be able to address technical issues in a timely manner
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
– Strong communication and interpersonal skills
– A minimum of 5 years experience in machining or toolmaking position
– Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization
– Critical thinking, creative problem solving skills
– Attention to detail, task driven, great work ethic
– Positive attitude, friendly demeanor and team player
– Attendance is an essential function of the job

Job Type: Full-time
Other: Very good benefits after 90 days
Hourly Salary: Depending on experience, please include your target compensation
Pay: $25.00 – $30.00 per hour

Novo Precision is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, veteran status or disability.

COVID-19 considerations: We have operated safely as a company thru COVID.

For more information about NOVO Precision and to apply for this position, visit NOVO Precision’s website.


Ultimate Wireforms, Inc.: Inventory-Shipping Representative

Ultimate Wireforms is located at 200 Central Street in Bristol. Visit their website to learn more.

The purpose of this role is to accurately handle and maintain shipment and inventory transactions in accordance with Ultimate’s Quality System policies and procedures. Shipping is an extension of the Customer Service Department and must work to ensure orders are processed on time to meet or exceed department goals and customer expectations. Product must be packaged for shipment in a way that preserves product quality and company image.

Job Details:
Salary = $16-$18/hour
Hours = Full-time, Monday to Friday, 8-hour shift

Education & Experience:
High school or equivalent (preferred)

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Shipping

  • Responsible for shipping customer orders with the goal of meeting or exceeding customer delivery expectations, ensuring company, ship to location and shipping method are in accordance with Pack List instructions.
  • Responsible to initiate, coordinate, train, and enforce shipping systems, policies and procedures in accordance with the UWI System.
  • Assist in maintaining and organizing shipping supplies.
  • Responsible to maintain and use multiple shipping systems and methods, this includes address book maintenance with each shipping system (UPS, Fed Ex, AES, etc.).
  • Filling customer orders according to standard operating procedures (work instructions) with the goal of shipping orders as complete as possible.
  • Responsible for tracking daily shipping report to make sure orders are being issued correctly and to be able to locate orders that are to be shipped that day.
  • Responsible for the preparation and processing of international shipments, including filing of all paperwork with proper international agencies and making sure correct documentation is included with export shipments.
  • Must perform job specific functions using various hardware and software systems; such as personal computers, printers, copies, Microsoft application (Outlook, Excel, Word) and Visual Manufacturing ERP system, including, but not limited to:
  • Inventory receipts, adjustments and issues,
  • Creation of internal work orders,
  • Administering daily finished good cycle counts,
  • Use of the BTS System, part tracking and trace,
  • Use of reports and systems to effectively control work flow,
  • Use of ACE Export System.

Inventory Control

  • Arranging finished products using LIFO or FIFO methodology.
  • Ability to analyze and solve problems.
  • Ability to receive, stock, and/or deliver goods.
  • Assist with inventory cycle or physical counts; ensuring inventory levels are accurate making necessary and timely adjustments. Ability to reconcile stock counts to report data.
  • Assists with maintaining current inventory levels by processing work orders and purchase orders as required; tracks orders and investigates problems. Correspond with Suppliers as needed.
  • Supports inventory operations by receiving incoming material, counting and inventorying items, and receiving and checking the contents of packages against packing lists.
  • Assist with printing, organizing and managing Pack List for order pulling and packaging.
  • Pull bulk product from inventory to fill customer orders; deliver the bulk product and Pack List to the Packaging Dept. for repackaging and labeling as necessary.
  • Review customer orders/backorders to determine where incoming production and inventory may be applied.
  • Receive material in using Visual system and document on any work order paperwork. Restock inventory with product from manufacturing.
  • Any additional responsibilities, duties or projects assigned by Inventory – Packaging Supervisor.

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement

COVID-19 Precautions:

  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Temperature screenings
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place

Interested candidates please apply online through Indeed or email jguertin@ultimtewireforms.com


Metallics, Inc.: Bookkeeper

Metallics, Inc. is located at 229 Cross Street in Bristol. Visit their website to learn more.

The Bookkeeper is responsible for a variety of accounting functions and performs the duties within the framework of Metallics policies and procedures and in compliance of applicable regulations.

Duties & Responsibilities:
• Billing
• Accounts Receivable
• Accounts Payable

Education & Experience:
• Associates Degree in Accounting (Preferred)
• Minimum of 2 years in Accounting (Required)

Physical Requirements:
• Employee must be able to sit for extended periods of time and have consistent use of arms and hands.
• Probable chance of minor lifting, up to 25 lbs.

Job Type
• Full Time
• Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm

Salary:
• $21 per hour

Pre-Employment Screening:
• Candidates will be required to complete a pre-employment drug screening and a background check.

COVID-19 Safety Protocols:
• Social distancing
• Masks required
• Daily temperature screenings

Benefits:
Medical, Paid Time Off, Dental available

If interested in applying for this position, please contact Lori Landry at 860-589-4186 or email her at lori@metallics.us


Metallics, Inc.: Data Entry/Customer Service

Metallics, Inc. is located at 229 Cross Street in Bristol. Visit their website to learn more.

The Data Entry/Customer Service position is responsible for a variety of sales order entry functions within the framework of Metallics policies and procedures and in compliance of applicable regulations.

Duties & Responsibilities:
This position will be responsible for all order entry activities at Metallics including but not limited to:
• Enter purchase orders upon receipt.
• Verify customer data, production information, and pricing on orders received.
• Scan orders and deliver to shipping.
• Manage customer inquiries regarding pricing and order tracking.
• Sales Promotions mailings and emails.
• Assist in other departments as need. (Ex. answering phones, production, picking)

Education & Experience:
• Minimum of 2 years of experience in sales, preferably in manufacturing.
• High School Diploma.

Qualifications & Skills:
• Experience with sales order entry, forms and techniques.
• Knowledge of computerized information systems and methods of using spreadsheets.
• Possess strong math and analytical skills.
• Understands policies and procedures related to order entry and customer service.
• Able to perform detailed work with speed and accuracy.
• Able to organize and prioritize a diverse and heavy workload consisting of many detailed, separate procedures and deadlines.
• Creates strong work relationships with customers, representatives and internal staff.
• Communicates effectively, both orally in person and using a telephone and in writing.
• Recognizes personal strengths and weaknesses and be proactive in self-development.
• Has a strong sense of integrity and the ability to deal with ethical situations effectively.
• Proficient in Microsoft Office, Sage, INxSQL a plus.

Physical Requirements:
• Employee must be able to sit for extended periods of time and have use of arms and hands in repetitive motion. A fair amount of standing and walking is also required for the position.
• Probable chance of minor lifting, up to 25 lbs.

Job Type:
• Full-time
• Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm

Salary:
• $14.00 /hour

Pre-Employment Screening:
• Candidates will be required to complete a pre-employment drug screening and a background check.

COVID-19 Safety Protocols:
• Social distancing
• Masks required
• Daily temperature screenings

Benefits:
Medical, Paid Time Off, Dental available

If interested in applying for this position, please contact Lori Landry at 860-589-4186 or email her at lori@metallics.us


Metallics, Inc.: Packer/Shipper

Metallics, Inc. is located at 229 Cross Street in Bristol. Visit their website to learn more.

The Packer/Shipper is responsible for a variety of shipping functions within the framework of Metallics policies and procedures and in compliance of applicable regulations.

Duties & Responsibilities:
This position will be responsible for operation activities at Metallics including but not limited to:
• Shipping customer orders.
• Ensure paperwork matches the order and corresponds with the labels used for the order.
• Be able to assist in other departments, as needed.

Education & Experience:
• Experience in manufacturing.
• High School Diploma.

Qualifications & Skills:
• Experience with meeting deadlines.
• Able to perform detailed work with speed and accuracy.
• Able to organize and prioritize a diverse and heavy workload.
• Communicates effectively, both orally in person and using a telephone and in writing.
• Recognizes personal strengths and weaknesses and be proactive in self-development.

Physical Requirements:
• Employee must be able to sit and stand for extended periods of time and have use of arms and hands in repetitive motion. Ability to lift loads of up to 70lbs consistently throughout the work shift. Able to concentrate and pay attention to detail in a moderately noisy environment.

Job Type:
• Full-time
• Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm

Salary:
• $13.00 /hour

Pre-Employment Screenings:
• Candidates will be required to complete a pre-employment drug screening and a background check.

COVID-19 Safety Protocols:
• Social distancing
• Masks required
• Daily temperature screenings

Benefits:
Medical, Paid Time Off, Dental available

If interested in applying for this position, please contact Lori Landry at 860-589-4186 or email her at lori@metallics.us


Metallics, Inc.: Machine Operator/Production Worker #2

Metallics, Inc. is located at 229 Cross Street in Bristol. Visit their website to learn more.

The Machine Operator/Production Worker #2 is responsible for a variety of operations functions within the framework of Metallic’s policies and procedures and in compliance of applicable regulations.

Duties & Responsibilities:
This position will be responsible for operation activities at Metallic’s including but not limited to:

• Select the proper jars, sleeves and lids for each job batch
• Ensure all labels are centered and that top labels are secured
• Ensure paperwork matches the job batch and corresponds with the labels used for the job batch
• Maintain cart protocols; jars stacked no more than 3 high
• Correctly fill out production slips in a timely manner; ensure completed slips are received by the Production Supervisor
• Calibrate weighing scales for each job batch; ensure the scale has the capacity to measure the final jar weight
• Machine work – monitor and maintain the good working order of the machine, and its hoppers and droppers, to ensure jars are filled correctly and efficiently
• Be able to assist in other departments, as needed
• Moving pallets from Production Department to Shipping
• Stock the jar area
• Empty Trash
• Recycle Cardboard

Education & Experience:
• High School Diploma.
• Experience in manufacturing.
• Experience with use of pallet jack.

Qualifications & Experience:
• Experience with meeting production quotas.
• Experience with use of pallet jack.
• Able to maintain an uncluttered bench while keeping excellent housekeeping standards.
• Able to perform detailed work with speed and accuracy.
• Able to organize and prioritize a diverse and heavy workload.
• Communicates effectively, both orally in person and using a telephone and in writing.
• Recognizes personal strengths and weaknesses and be proactive in self-development.

Job Type:
• Full-time
• Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm

Salary:
• $13.00 /hour

Pre-Employment Screening:
• Candidates will be required to complete a pre-employment drug screening and a background check.

COVID-19 Safety Protocols:
• Social distancing
• Masks required
• Daily temperature screenings

Benefits:
Medical, Paid Time Off, Dental available

If interested in applying for this position, please contact Lori Landry at 860-589-4186 or email her at lori@metallics.us


Metallics, Inc.: Warehouse/Receiving Associate

Metallics, Inc. is located at 229 Cross Street in Bristol. Visit their website to learn more.

The Warehouse/Receiving Associate is responsible for a variety of warehouse functions within the framework of Metallics policies and procedures and in compliance of applicable regulations.

Duties & Responsibilities:
This position will be responsible for warehouse activities at Metallics including but not limited to:
• Pull orders accurately following company procedures.
• Package orders securely and label them properly.
• Wrap pallets.
• Load trucks.
• Unload containers/trucks.
• Secure all material against water damage, breakage, and theft.
• Maintain order by place materials into proper locations
• Maintain cleanliness by keeping aisles clear to avoid accidents and to prevent damage.
• Knowledge and ability to operate all necessary equipment safely.
• Knowledge and ability to utilize the computer system and RF guns to its full capacity.
• Ability to independently problem solve.
• All other duties, as assigned.

Education & Experience:
• 2-3 years warehouse experience.
• High School Diploma.

Qualifications & Skills:
• Able to maintain a clean and orderly warehouse by sweeping floors and dusting shelves.
• Able to perform detailed work with speed and accuracy.
• Able to organize and prioritize a diverse and heavy workload.
• Communicates effectively, both orally in person and using a telephone and in writing.
• Possess organizational, time management and mathematical skills.
• Dependable and reliable. Attendance is an essential function of this position.
• Ability to follow company policies and procedures, including safety guidelines and workplace ethic.
• Inventory, equipment maintenance, data entry and computer skills may be required.
• Forklift experience, stand-up and sit-down
• Pallet jack
• The Wave
• Use of Radio Frequency (RF) equipment

Certificates & Licenses:
• Forklift and pallet certificates/licenses, as required.
• Knowledge of and experience with pallet jacks, stand-up and sit-down forklifts and the WAVE (Work Assist Vehicle) / Order Picker.
• Knowledge and experience using Radio Frequency (RF) equipment is required.
• Metallics Forklift Certification within 90 days of job entry date

Physical Requirements:
• Employee must be able to stand, climb, bend, crouch, push/pull, lift for extended periods of time and have use of arms and hands.
• Ability to lift loads of 50lbs or more throughout the work shift.
• Ability to concentrate and pay attention to detail in a moderately noisy environment.

Job Type:
• Full-time
• Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm

Salary:
• $16-$18.00 / hour (depending upon experience)

Pre-Employment Screening:
• Candidates will be required to complete a pre-employment drug screening and a background check.

COVID-19 Safety Protocols:
• Social distancing
• Masks required
• Daily temperature screenings

Benefits:
Medical, Paid Time Off, Dental available

If interested in applying for this position, please contact Lori Landry at 860-589-4186 or email her at lori@metallics.us


Modern Counter Tops and Cabinets, Inc.: Various Positions

Modern Counter Tops and Cabinets, a family-owned and operated manufacturer since 1973, is seeking to fill various positions for all aspects of custom cabinet fabrication.

Requirements:
Good math skills and the ability to use basic measuring equipment.

Positions to Be Filled – Full Time: M-F 7am-3:30pm 40 hours/week:

  • Beam Saw and Edge Bander Operator
  • Counter Top Fabricator
  • Cabinet Lamination and Cabinet Assembly

Willing to train the right person. Salary is dependent on experience.

To apply, send your resume to modern@moderncabinets.com or call 860-583-9190.

For more information about Modern Counter Tops and Cabinets, Inc., visit their website at: www.moderncabinets.com


Novo Precision: Value Stream Manager – Operational Leader

Novo Precision is a manufacturing engineering & technology company who manufacturers their own products as well as products for strategic customers. Novo Precision is defined as an essential employer and is very busy launching new products.

The Value Stream Manager – Operational Leader will be responsible for daily operations of three Value Streams. This position has P & L responsibility as well as ownership for driving Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost, and Morale (SQDCM) objectives for the Value Stream.

Novo Precision is seeking a high-energy self-starter to learn and advance in their growing business with:

  • P&L responsibility for a growing $6 million Manufacturing Value Stream
  • Responsible to develop & execute operational strategy
  • Engineering/Technical Degree or experience preferred
  • Must possess 5-10 years of manufacturing experience in progressing engineering, operational, consulting or leadership role
  • Must possess strong skills/experience in supervising and mentoring a small to mid-sized manufacturing staff
  • Must possess proven skills in leading safety, quality, cost, delivery and morale
  • TPS/Lean manufacturing/Six-Sigma experience

Novo Precision offers a competitive starting rate and excellent benefits including medical/dental/vision/life/disability insurance, 401k with generous match, paid time off, etc.

Job Type: Full-time
Salary: Dependent on experience

Click here to apply for this position.


LAB Security Systems: Escomatic Operator

Set-up and operate Escomatic Swiss Screw Machines to produce precision machined components applying knowledge of mechanics, shop mathematics, layouts, control plans and machining procedures.

Job Functions:

  • Calculate dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers and optical comparators.
  • Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials (i.e. coil stock) onto machines, adhering to all training and safety guidelines.
  • Monitor the feed and speed of machines during the machining process.
  • Machine parts to blueprint specifications.
  • Set up, adjust and use all the basic machine tools and many specialized or advanced variation of tools to perform the appropriate precision machining operations.
  • Measure, examine, and test completed components to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications using the appropriate instruments (comparators, gages etc.)
  • Follow and document all required SPC, ISO etc. procedures as required
  • Maintain escomatic equipment as required. Observe and detect any machine issues and diagnose if adjustment / repairs are required.

Qualifications:

  • Experience working in a machine shop environment
  • Set up and operation of D2, D4, and or D6 escomatic machines
  • Ability to hold tight tolerances and produce high quality work
  • Experience reading blueprints
  • Good math skills and ability to use basic measuring equipment

Employment Type:

This position is full time, offers a competitive wage commensurate with experience, healthcare benefits, disability, and 401K.

Company:

LAB Security Systems, Bristol CT send all responses to jobs@labpins.com


Beekley: Industrial Programmer

Full Time: Monday-Friday/6am-3pm; up to 45 hours/week

Beekley is a Great Small Company that is growing and has two divisions to manufacture products that are making a difference in the world. We are proud to be honored as One of the Best Places to Work in CT, 2020. We are seeking an experienced industrial controls programmer/technician to join our AWESOME Manufacturing & Engineering Teams, in Bristol, CT.

This position reports to the Manufacturing Manager and is key to creating new control programs and supporting existing ones to ensure successful daily manufacturing operations. You are responsible for designing, developing, testing and supporting all control programs for machines and database systems. You will also be responsible for attending to minor electrical issues in the manufacturing environment.

Requirements:

  • Education: A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in experience and/or applicable certification in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering.
  • Experience: Minimum two-years of experience with PLC, motion control, and HMI Programming along with basic AC/DC electrical circuit knowledge.
  • Skills: Vision systems, Visual Basic, database experience are a plus.
    Must be able to read electrical schematics and have a basic understanding of process control. Troubleshooting of machine sensors, switches, valves, etc.
  • Computer Literacy: MS Office, Visual Basic or C++; have written at least 2 currently used programs for which can provide evidence of.

To Apply for this position, visit www.Beekley.com/Careers