Careers at Simmons
Simmons Machine Tool Corporation is a leading manufacturer of specialized machine tools, measuring machines, and automation systems for freight and transit railways around the world. Simmons' machines are used for the maintenance and production of wheel sets, axles, and wheels on locomotives, freight cars, and commuter and light rail vehicles. Our automation systems support railway maintenance facilities as well as other manufacturing industries.
Founded in 1910, all of our machines are designed and manufactured at our headquarters and manufacturing facility located in Albany, New York. Simmons has been a Made in USA and a Made in NY company for over a century. We are committed to manufacturing excellence, and support a number of manufacturing education initiatives throughout New York's Capital Region.
Simmons is a member of the NSH Group (Niles-Simmons-Hegenscheidt), an international leader in machine tool innovation based in Chemnitz and Erkelenz, Germany.
Customer Service Coordinator
The Customer Service Coordinator position organizes and assists the efforts of the Simmons Customer Service Center (CSC), providing our customers with the consistent support they rely on. The position reports to the Customer Service Manager.
Specialist Track - Electrical Assembly
The Electrical Assembly position assembles, installs, maintains, and repairs specialized electrical systems as part of the machine tool manufacturing process.
Automation and Control Systems Engineer
As an Automation and Control Systems Engineer, you will work as part of a team to create and implement control systems for any and all of the products listed above with an emphasis on software development. In addition to working as part of a team, you will be given the responsibility to complete many projects independently.
Specialist Track - Mechanical Assembly
The Mechanic is responsible for performing a variety of mechanical assembly functions independently under general supervision.
Specialist Track - Industrial Painter
The Specialist Track - Industrial Painter (Industrial Painting, Coating, and Surface Preparation) position is responsible for painting, coating, and surface preparation as well as assuring that all applicable materials meet the customer specifications and achieve superior quality and detail in regards to surface treatment.
Specialist Track - Machinist
The Specialist Track - Machinist position produces machine parts using a variety of machinery and tools in a safe, efficient, and timely manner for specialized machine tool manufacturing.
The Service Technician will perform all activities associated with installing, servicing, and maintaining a wide range of the company’s state of the art CNC precision machine tools and related equipment for the railway industry.