Commercial Tool Group Careers

For candidates eager to work with a company that cares about its team members, innovation, and building the future of tooling, Commercial Tool Group (CTG) has a number of outstanding career opportunities.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics has released information on the outlook of job growth for the Tool and Die industry. Machinist and Tool & Die Maker positions are expected to grow by 6% between 2014 and 2024. To fill this demand, it is imperative that employees harness and develop their skills in this industry. Our apprenticeship program, on-the-job training, advanced machinery, commitment to our employees, and full gamut of services offered puts us in a unique position to develop the very best employees possible.

The following video overviews CTG’s history, working environment, and several insights from executives and staff at all three of CTG’s divisions (Commercial Tool & Die, CG Automation & Fixture, and CG Plastics).

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The CTG Apprenticeship Program is approved and registered with the United States Department of Labor. We provide continuous learning through coursework and hands-on shop floor experience to learn the skilled trade of CNC Machining or Mold Making. Upon completion of the 4-year program, the Department of Labor issues the highly respected and coveted Journeyman’s Certification. Once you receive a Journeyman’s Certificate CTG offers excellent career growth opportunities.

CTG offers a competitive benefits package for eligible employees which exceed the industry average. These options include medical, dental, vision, flex spending, 401k, life insurance, voluntary life insurance, short and long term disability, voluntary accident and hospital indemnity policies, and more.

CTG offers a great working environment with a climate controlled facility, on the job training, and cutting edge equipment to learn and develop the skills necessary to succeed in today’s world.

CTG offers the full spectrum of services to our customers. This diversity of services allow us to be a leader in our industry as well as providing our employees opportunities for growth and the ability to excel in more than one branch of the company. Employees that master the technical skills in our core business can transfer their skills to other departments based upon their aptitude and interests. This latitude allows for a more well-rounded skill set for the employee.

Program Manager (Automation)
Comstock Park, Michigan, United States - 49321

Program Manager Automation

CG Automation & Fixture CGAF is a leading manufacturer of check fixtures, gauges, models, and automated secondary equipment for the automotive as well as other industries, located in Comstock Park, MI just north of Grand Rapids. We are a privately-owned business with a rich history spanning over 30 years. Our on-going success hinges on continued customer satisfaction. This satisfaction is decided, in large part by the performance of our employees. Our commitment to employee engagement and culture is at the forefront of what we do. We are looking for a Program Manager to join our team, specifically to support our automation side of the business.

The ideal candidate will possess 5-10 years of complex program/project management experience in a fast-paced, highly fluid environment. Experience with a variety of highly involved electromechanical equipment is preferred. An individual who is able to deliver exceptional customer service and alignment with customers, project stakeholders, mechanical designers, and equipment builders is critical to success.

What You'll Do:

The Program Manager is responsible for the overall success of a new project launch and maintaining a positive relationship with customers, both internal and external. In this role, you will:

  • Develop and maintain timelines for tracking customer programs.
  • Act as the primary liaison between the external customer and internal resources to address any questions with individual projects.
  • Provide resolution for any roadblocks threatening the success of all programs.
  • Manage project budgets material and labor and escalate any overages to upper management.
  • Create and maintain project LOP through final customer approval of project.
  • Meet with stakeholders to make communication easy and transparent regarding project issues and decisions on services.
  • Analyze program risks and escalate discoveries to management.
  • Possess proven experience in program management.
  • Have competency in Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, Outlook, Teams, etc.
  • Preferably have a Bachelor's degree in Business/Engineering related field or equivalent experience.
  • Bring forth a winning attitude!

What You're Seeking:

  • A place where you can be challenged and contribute to our goal of continued customer satisfaction. An opportunity to put your stamp on things. A company who shows appreciation for team members with competitive salaries, paid holidays, PTO, great benefits, wellness benefit, employer-paid life insurance, employer-paid long/short term disability, 401k match, personal and professional development, and more!
  • Variety, excitement, exposure, and collaboration with great people.

If this sounds exciting to you and reflects your experience and capabilities, we invite you to formally apply for consideration.

CG Automation & Fixture, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer