Founded in 1948, Construction Specialties (CS) is a specialty building products manufacturer. CS provides solutions to building challenges that architects, designers, building owners, facility managers, and contractors face every day. Since inventing the first extruded louver, CS has become a global leader in all our product categories. Our products are a part of some of the most iconic buildings around the world–from the world’s tallest tower, Burj Khalifa in Dubai, to the Oculus at the World Trade Center Transit Hub in Manhattan. If you want to work in an inspiring atmosphere and collaborate with customers and colleagues to solve challenges, we're the right place for you. CS: Making Buildings Better®
Solving complex movement challenges for over 50 years.
No company can come close to our experience and expertise handling cutting edge seismic projects. From standard solutions to highly engineered systems like expansion joint covers, corridors, base isolations, even stairs, CS can create a cover to meet your project requirements.
SCOPE OF POSITION:
Conducts and engages in innovation, new product development, product testing, and product/process improvement aligned with strategic product development goals. Provides high level consultative leadership to projects. Goals are cross-functional multi-skilled development, focusing on producing tangible product increments within a short time frame.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions, including but not necessarily limited to the following:
Designs, develops, and evaluates new products and improves existing products through the use of engineering principles and technology.
Leads and/or participates in cross-functional teams for new product development initiatives.
Consults with project engineers and architects to develop project specific products for unique applications worldwide.
Works with manufacturing personnel to develop efficient manufacturing operations for new products and improve those of existing products.
Reviews, creates, and modifies engineering specifications, calculations, drawings, bills of material and other technical information.
Participates in industry trade organizations and engages with codes and testing agencies on behalf of the company.
Performs other related duties as assigned by management.
BS in Civil/Structural, Mechanical, Industrial Engineering or related field.
Minimum of 1 year related experience, 3-5 yrs experience preferred.
Demonstrated project management and construction industry experience.
Self-driven with the ability to work independently.
Possesses a high self-confidence and demonstrates an innovative and creative attitude.
Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate others both directly and within a cross functional environment.
Proficiency in AutoCAD, and/or Inventor and MS Office.
Professional registration preferred but not required.
Internal Number: 190009C
About Construction Specialties, Inc.
Our company is a global leader in architectural building products, which are on some of the world's most significant structures - from the world's tallest tower, Burj Khalifa in Dubai, to the Sydney Opera House in Australia and the Oculus at the World Trade Center Transit Hub in Manhattan. With a reach like this, we're able to provide employees with incredible room for growth.We started 70 years ago in a Newark, NJ garage and have grown into a global manufacturer of architectural building products because of our entrepreneurial spirit and passion for Making Buildings Better™. If you're interested in solving challenges in an inspiring atmosphere by collaborating with customers and colleagues, we're the right companyfor you.We now have 2,000 employees in 30 global locations that are proud of where we've been and are excited for where we are going next. If you're curious to see where we're headed, browse our current job opportunities.