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With over 25 years of experience, TNT Commercial has expanded into an all encompassing commercial upholstery, case goods and architectural millwork procurement team. By "all encompassing", we mean ALL encompassing with our NYC based designers, sales force, project managers and marketing guru's working hand in hand with our Connecticut based engineers, customer support team, machinists and craftsmen.

Our all in-house approach not only streamlines the process for our clientele, but also creates a strong culture of teamwork with hassle free communication, unified company goals and complete oversight of our projects (read: we make your job easier). While our aim is to deliver high end services to our clientele, we also put immense effort into fostering an open minded, collaborative and fun work environment for members of our team. No voice, opinion or suggestion goes unheard.

We believe investing in our team is investing in our business. Positions within our company provide employment growth opportunities, cross-skill-set training and certifications, full healthcare benefits with dental and vision, competitive salaries and, of course, a fun work environment. Part of the fun includes company outings, travel incentives, social events and team recognition for jobs well done (because when you do well, we all do well).

If you're looking become part of a hard working and dually rewarding team in any of our capacities, reach out! 

With over 25 years of experience, TNT Commercial has expanded into an all encompassing commercial upholstery, case goods and architectural millwork procurement team. By "all encompassing", we mean ALL encompassing with our NYC based designers, sales force, project managers and marketing guru's working hand in hand with our Connecticut based engineers, customer support team, machinists and craftsmen.

Our all in-house approach not only streamlines the process for our clientele, but also creates a strong culture of teamwork with hassle free communication, unified company goals and complete oversight of our projects (read: we make your job easier). While our aim is to deliver high end services to our clientele, we also put immense effort into fostering an open minded, collaborative and fun work environment for members of our team. No voice, opinion or suggestion goes unheard.

We believe investing in our team is investing in our business. Positions within our company provide employment growth opportunities, cross-skill-set training and certifications, full healthcare benefits with dental and vision, competitive salaries and, of course, a fun work environment. Part of the fun includes company outings, travel incentives, social events and team recognition for jobs well done (because when you do well, we all do well).

If you're looking become part of a hard working and dually rewarding team in any of our capacities, reach out! 

Available positions

To apply, send an email to madehere@tnteastcoast.com with your resume and cover letter.

Please include the position(s) you are applying for in the subject line.

PRODUCTION FLOATER

Location: Torrington, CT

Department: Finishing (General)

Shift: First

Days/Hours: M-F 6am-2:30pm (possible overtime)

Hourly Pay: $15

Reports to: Finishing area team leader

General Summary: Sand furniture components using an Orbital sander and by hand sanding. Other tasks may include handling and assembling furniture parts, packaging items for Shipping or cleaning the workspace areas.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Use Orbital hand sander and sand items by hand; move Furniture parts

  • Assemble Furniture parts in a Final Assembly area using hand and power tools

  • Assist with Packaging items for Shipping using paper, foam, tape, cardboard, etc. packing materials

  • Maintain all required Production documents and reporting

  • Maintain a clean, organized, safe work area using cleaning tools such as vacuum or brooms and emptying trash cans into dumpster.

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Must be able to read Production documents

  • Knowledge of or willingness to learn to operate Orbital hand sander and use sandpaper by hand, hand and power tools such as a drill/driver, and cutting tools such as a utility knife, tape gun, and scissors.

Physical Demand and Work Environment

  • Stand for 8 hrs

  • Must have no wood allergies

  • Position is located in various places on the Production floor

SEWER/UPHOLSTERER

Location: Torrington, CT

Department: Upholstery

Shift: First

Days/Hours: M-F 6am-2:30pm

Hourly Pay: Commensurate upon experience/skills

Reports to: Upholstery supervisor

General Summary: Sew fabric/leather for upholstered high-end furniture items and/or make upholstered items for high-end furniture manufacturer

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Measures and cuts new materials using patterns and measuring and cutting instruments, following sketches and design specifications

  • Uses sewing machines to sew cut materials to make specific components

  • Cuts, fits, installs, and secures material on frames using hand tools, power tools, glue, cement and/or staples

  • Attaches fasteners, grommets, buttons, buckles, ornamental trim, and other accessories to cover or frame using hand tools.

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Understand sewing patterns, fabrics and leather

  • Experienced with walking foot machines

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

  • Ability to multi-task

  • Must be a Team Player

Education and Experience:

  • Requires 2-5 year experience of commercial sewing or upholstery

PRODUCTION PLANNER/SCHEDULER

Location: Torrington, CT

Department: Production

Shift: First

Days/Hours: M-F

Hourly Pay: Commensurate upon experience/skills

Reports to: General manager

General Summary: Responsible for planning and scheduling of jobs through the Shop Floor to ensure on-time delivery. Other key elements include actively managing the production schedule to balance throughout and communicate recommendations in both times of surplus and constraints.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Function as the focal point in creating the Production Schedule using ERP System

  • Maintain Production forecasts and collaborate with Production in recommending solutions for effective prioritization during times of capacity surplus or constraints

  • Responsible for effective Production analyses and planning

  • Plan and prioritize operations to ensure maximum performance with minimum downtime

  • Coordinate and manage special projects as required

  • Monitor Jobs to ensure they will finish on time

  • Responsible for maintaining effective communication, coordination and working relationships with company personnel and management

  • Release and Distribute Job packets to Production

  • Prepare and submit Status and Performance Reports

  • Other duties and projects as assigned

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong planning, organizational and follow-up skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong problem recognition and resolution abilities

  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a Team environment

  • Attention to detail

  • Ability to change direction and handle multiple responsibilities and tasks on a regular basis

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent combination of work and experience, 5+ years of related experience and proven performance in a manufacturing environment may be acceptable in lieu of a degree

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

  • Position is based in an Office and a manufacturing environment.

 
 
 

Sound good?

To apply, send an email to madehere@tnteastcoast.com with your resume and cover letter. Please include the position(s) you are applying for in the subject line.