We’re always looking for quality people.  If you want to work for us, we want to know who you are.  Please feel free to send unsolicited emails to Toby at tobyswitek@cvmcvm.com with a resume and what you’re interested in doing.

Current openings:


Mechanical Engineer

CVM Inc, custom machine builder located right at the 580/680 interchange in Pleasanton, is actively looking for an experienced Mechanical Engineer to join our fast paced team. We have been successfully building custom equipment for Bay Area tech, medical, foods, and home products companies for over 30 years. We are in 10,000 square feet with a full machine/fab shop and build what we design. Average projects last 1 to 4 months from design to delivery, with 5-10 design projects active at any one time. Our variety of work and pace keeps it interesting.

Design and produce custom automated equipment including: full machines, fixtures, robots, mechanical and electrical components. Conceptualize and detail solutions to a variety of problems across several industries, mostly in motion control. Assist with the mechanical assembly of prototype and deliverable machines. Visit www.cvmcvm.com for more details.
BSME or equivalent. 5 years experience, minimum. Creative mind with knowledge of and experience integrating “off the shelf” mechanical, electrical and motion control components. Hands-on aptitude with knowledge of machining and fabrication practices. Experience designing machined components, sheet metal parts and weldments. Expert in Solidworks, ability to update and edit AutoCAD drawings a plus. Willing to work hard at what you enjoy. Good communication skills — both verbal and written. Customer relations and project management skills important. PLC programming a plus.

Benefits: Fully paid medical for employee, 2 weeks vacation, 8 Paid Holidays, 9-80 Work Schedule (Every other Friday off), OT rarely needed/work life balance appreciated, plus more.

Contact Toby to apply at tobyswitek@cvmcvm.com


Shop Helper

We’re looking for general shop help.  Duties include: light metal working (deburring, grinding, sanding, material prep and finishing, etc), mechanical assembly of machines and mechanisms, truck and forklift maintenance, shop cleanup, and other things related to helping out around the shop.  If you have other skills or learn them while here, we’ll put them to use, specifically in welding, machining, or electrical assembly.

California driver’s license with good driving record, good verbal communication, willing to learn new skills, fast pace, mechanically curious.

Nice to have:
Metal working experience, woodworking experience, electrical knowledge, experience with power hand tools, you work on your own car.

This is a full time position. Hours from 6:15am to 4pm, or 7am to 4:45pm.

Benefits:  Medical, Dental, 2 weeks vacation, 8 Paid Holidays, 9-80 Work Schedule (Every other Friday off), Join a great team of highly skilled individuals and face a new challenge every day working on custom components across many industries.