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Date: Nov 28, 2020

Location: Solon, OH, US, 44139

Company: Swagelok Company

Shift: 3rd shift 

Req ID: [[id]] 

Swagelok, Northeast Ohio, USA

Position Summary:

At this level the associate solves the most complex process problems. They are able to make significant improvements to existing processes and develop new processes to address unique/complex needs. At this level, the associate is able to routinely interact with other functional areas, inside and outside the company. 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Perform tasks that lead to the assurance of Swagelok product / process conformance. The position will be responsible for performing all key responsibilities listed below; focusing on Product Containment.  The Inspector must possess the physical ability to perform all job responsibilities.  In addition, the Inspector must also have the ability to develop skills required to fulfill the technical, operational, and judgmental responsibilities. 
  • Entry of records and documentation, in both written and electronic form
  • Provide unbiased disposition of product based on established quality requirements
  • Initiating corrective action for issues that could lead to the detriment of outgoing quality
  • Uses Discipline Problem Solving
  • Can write and give input to help develop standard work instructions
  • Demonstrates effective participation in Lean Events given the opportunity
  • Ability to implement and perform basic analysis of statistical process control techniques used in processes
  • Application of statistical sampling plans
  • Demonstrates ability to develop inspection methods for new products


  • Application of various operational procedures
  • Provide support, verification, and maintenance of inspection equipment
  • Conveyance of information pertaining to observed quality trends and issues

Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Basic understanding of manufacturing prints and product / process specifications. 
  • Strong math skills


Critical Competencies:


  • Accountability: Take personal responsibility for delivering results.
  • Communications: Sends clear and convincing messages in an open and effective way; listens well and responds thoughtfully to communications from others.
  • Customer Focus: Anticipates, recognizes, and acts with a sense of urgency to meet internal and end customers’ needs
  • Flexibility: Adapts to meet the challenge of the situation, drawing on a wide range of skills.
  • Reliability and Integrity: Delivers what is expected on a consistent basis.
  • Teamwork and Collaboration: Works with others toward the shared goal of meeting internal and external customer needs.

Working Conditions and/or Physical Requirements:


  • Ability to safely and successfully perform the essential job functions consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards, including meeting qualitative and/or quantitative productivity standards.
  • Ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards.
  • Ability to pass vision acuity test with or without reasonable accommodation. 
  • Able to sustain effective visual inspection over the course of their scheduled shift by applying published Swagelok Visual Standards and Standard Work to parts being inspected.
  • Must be able to lift on a regular basis between 25 - 35 pounds and occasionally between 35 - 50 pounds. Demonstrate manual dexterity required to properly handle products and gages, able to move throughout the shop floor to gather samples, move parts, etc. Some standing, squatting, kneeling, bending, and twisting is required. In some environments, must be willing to work in enclosed/confined spaces (clean-room).






Swagelok is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.  Applicants are selected without regard to race, ethnicity, creed, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin or ancestry, disability, genetic information, veteran/military status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other protected characteristic under federal, state or local law.


Swagelok will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act of 2008.


This job summary is intended to be brief and does not list all the duties for this position. Nothing in this job description should be construed as an express or implied contract of employment. Swagelok is an at-will employer, which means that either party is free to terminate the employment relationship at any time, without any advanced notice, for any reason or no reason.


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