About ColdSnap

ColdSnap® is a rapid freezing appliance that produces single servings of frozen confections and frozen beverages in about 120 seconds from shelf-stable, ambient temperature, ColdSnap pods. Our mission is to transform the way that ice cream and other frozen confections are produced, transported, purchased & consumed. We are a rapidly growing startup based in Billerica, MA that is here to disrupt the cold supply chain while providing commercial settings an appliance that delivers tasty frozen treats in a snap.

Benefits

Health Insurance

Comprehensive Medical and Dental insurance plans with employer contributions to premium and deductible.

401(k)

401 (k) Safe Harbor Plan with company match.

Paid Time Off

All employees are eligible for paid time off.

Holidays

Paid holidays, and 2 additional floating holidays.

Additional Insurances

Vision Insurance, Life Insurance, Long-Term Disability

Lunch Delivery

Optional lunch delivery. ColdSnap covers $4 per diem of this service. Free onsite ice cream and other frozen treats!

Ready to Join Our Team?

ColdSnap, provides competitive pay and benefits, and offers an exciting and collaborative work environment. We are looking for highly motivated, creative thinkers to join our team. If you love taking on challenges, have a passion for problem-solving, and want to help build the future of frozen confections, see our open positions below.

To apply, fill out the form below.

Interested in ColdSnap, but don’t see an available role that’s the perfect fit for you? Apply as a Future Employee! We will save your resume and keep you in mind when roles are added.

Open Positions

The Role:

We are seeking a full-time Automation Controls Engineer III to join our growing team at our facility in Billerica, MA. The role is responsible for the project management and development of User Requirement Specifications and/or design of the electromechanical systems and controls functions of new and retrofitted industrial automation. Developing machine mechanisms, assemblies, machine function algorithms, and diagnostic tools will be required. Specifying and programming automation components such as PLCs, building controls systems, robots, and servos need to be done periodically. While fulfilling the Project Manager component of this role, mentoring junior mechanical, manufacturing and automation engineers will be required.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Design electromechanical systems for newly required automation or modify existing machinery to automate manufacturing processes.
  • Develop robust and precise User Requirements Specifications to drive cost-effective, reliable automation and appropriate selection of automation suppliers.
  • Directly interface with Automation Suppliers as a primary technical interface for alignment to URS, as well as helping to resolve technical challenges as they develop.
  • Assist in developing the overall automation architecture and support infrastructure including but not limited to modelling of the complete production process flow and throughput algorithms.
  • Design and specify electrical components for custom automated industrial machines.
  • Work with junior engineers to develop automation operational work instructions, alignment tools and procedures as well as PM programs.
  • Coordinate with other engineers and manufacturing to ensure design intent and cost-effectiveness of production are achieved.
  • Establish technical manuals, drawings, models, training documentation, preventative maintenance plans, and troubleshooting guides for newly established automated equipment/processes.
  • Manage individual project budgets and schedules and routinely report progress.
  • Oversee and participate in design reviews, research, installation, FAT, SAT and troubleshooting of equipment.
  • Ability to create design feedback and improvement suggestions and brainstorm with other individuals and engineering disciplines.
  • Adhere to good manufacturing and good documentation practices.
  • Lead, advise, and train more junior engineers.
  • Ability to self-direct on projects and tasks and the ability to manage a team.
  • Review, understand, and explain specifications and prints.
  • Develop machine and manning timing plans for new production equipment /processes as it relates to factory throughput.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s in mechanical engineering, EE, Automation, or Related Field or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in the design of automated equipment.
  • Expert Knowledge in 3D CAD software.
  • Competence in PLC Programming.
  • Competence in HMI Programming.
  • Ability to drive outside suppliers to produce fully functional automation at a reasonable cost while maintaining an aggressive timeline.
  • Mechanically inclined, strong problem-solving skills, hands-on individual.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • We require candidates to have the legal right to work in the US without the need for sponsorship or visa assistance for all positions. Applicants must be able to provide proof of their work authorization upon request.

Additional Skills Desired:

  • Expertise in Solidworks.
  • Experience with Allen-Bradley and Mitsubishi PLC programming.
  • Experience with C-More, Ignition and Mitsubishi HMI programming.
  • Machine shop and welding knowledge.
  • Experience with GD&T ANSI Y14.5.
  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing and ergonomic principles.
  • Familiar with 6-Axis robot programming.
  • Familiar with machine vision design and programming.

Work Environment and Physical Demands:

  • This work will be done in an office and on the manufacturing floor.
  • Must be able to stand/work on your feet for several hours a day.
  • Must be able to lift and manipulate 50 lbs. on a periodic basis.
  • Must be willing and able to work on-site at our facility in Billerica, MA.

Additional Considerations:

  • Please note that we do not provide relocation assistance, and we prioritize candidates who reside in the local area for this position.
  • Please note that ColdSnap does not provide sponsorship for work visas or immigration purposes for this role. We are unable to support applicants in obtaining the necessary work authorization required to work in the US.

Engineering Co-Op Opportunity :

ColdSnap Engineering Co-Op program provides current college students with meaningful assignments and valuable exposure to our company’s senior leaders. Our Co-Op is offered to candidates working towards their bachelor’s degree in engineering, physics, or math discipline and will operate full-time from January to August or May to December as we work with your University towards Academic credit for your work.

Location: Onsite location 6 Enterprise Road Billerica, MA 01821

The Appliance Team Engineering Co-Op: Work to build, test, and advance our ColdSnap appliance. The incumbent on this team will participate in research and development.

The Pod Team Engineering Co-Op: Develop and test our ColdSnap pod that holds our delicious treats and is used in our appliances.

Manufacturing Engineering Co-Op: Focuses on the design and operation of the production line for manufacturing our ColdSnap pods in our Billerica, MA facility.

Successful Candidate’s Profile:

  • We are looking for enthusiastic, innovative team members who understand the importance of collaboration and customer focus.
  • Must be currently enrolled in a BS with an Engineering major with a cumulative overall GPA at or above 3.0 throughout the program.
  • Must be available to work full-time for 6-8 consecutive months (January- August or May-December)
  • Collaborate with others to foster effective teamwork by linking your responsibilities to the team’s goals and needs for new information, knowledge, and experiences.
  • U.S. Citizens or have the legal right to work in the U.S. without requiring sponsorship now or in the future.

To Apply:

  • Send your resume and cover letter to careers@coldsnap.com
  • Specify your major, expected graduation year, and the Co-Op you are applying for.

The Role:

We are seeking a full-time Human Resources Manager to join our growing team at our office in Billerica, MA. This individual will be responsible for assisting the ColdSnap team in all aspects of human resources- including both administrative and strategic responsibilities. The Human Resources Manager will be responsible for policy maintenance, annual performance review administration, payroll, recruiting, onboarding & offboarding, benefits, and handling employee related matters and will report to the President.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Assist in developing and executing personnel procedures and policies.
  • Assist in the upkeep of the ColdSnap employee handbook, employee directory, and organizational chart.
  • Administer benefits and compensation, including but not limited to running payroll.
  • Administer annual performance reviews and guide management to have productive conversations.
  • Ensure legal compliance with state and federal employment regulations and laws.
  • Drive and coordinate recruiting efforts. Facilitate the interview process and hiring discussions among interviewers and managers – and ensure that best hiring practices are adhered to.
  • Handle all administrative tasks for onboarding, new hire orientation, and exit interviews, including entering data into HR information systems and auditing for accuracy and compliance.
  • Oversee and implement employee training programs.
  • Provide an effective and dedicated HR advisory service to employees in relation to absence and health issues, conduct and capability, grievance matters, organizational change, and all other employee-relations matters.
  • Help create and maintain a culture that allows ColdSnap to attract and retain the very best talent.
  • Other, non-HR, related administrative tasks that may come up from time to time.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Business, or related field.
  • Knowledge of HR policies and procedures
  • Knowledge of Federal and State employment laws and regulations
  • Knowledge of ADP Payroll and HR software a plus
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office suite and comfortable learning new technical systems as needed.
  • Willingness to take direction as needed and the drive to jump into tasks every day with a good attitude!

Job Requirements Specifications:

  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Location: This work is to be done in our Billerica, MA office.
  • COVID-19 Considerations: ColdSnap adheres to all Federal, State, and Local Covid-19 guidelines

To apply, send your resume and cover letter to: careers@coldsnap.com

The Role:

Interested in ColdSnap but don’t see an available role that is the perfect fit for you? Apply as a “Future Employee.”

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

The ColdSnap teams are made up of people working across the following areas:

  • Accounting
  • Commercial Operations
  • Engineering
  • Food Science
  • Marketing
  • People Operations
  • Production and Manufacturing
  • Quality Control

If you choose to send along your information, we will review and hold onto your resume in case a position that is a good fit comes along. Additionally, if we know of an upcoming role that is not yet posted, we will reach out to connect with you right away. When you send your resume, please include which area of business you are interested in applying for.

Job Requirements:

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Location: This work is to be done at our office in Billerica, MA
  • COVID-19 Considerations: ColdSnap adheres to all Federal, State, and Local Covid-19 guidelines

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