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Shift: 1st shift 

Facility: (Order Fulfillment Center) 29495 F.A. Lennon Drive, Solon OH 44139 

Salary Grade: Hourly I (I) 

Req ID: [[id]] 

Swagelok, Northeast Ohio, USA

Position Summary:

The Equipment Maintenance Tech Level 4 is expected to be technically competent with multiple equipment types or maintenance disciplines and can solve most equipment issues without assistance.  This associate has a deep understanding of Rx principals and promotes and follows standard practices.  This associate exhibits strong communication skills and can work effectively with cross functional teams.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Identifies and utilizes the proper hand tools
  • Understands and follows Swagelok’s general housekeeping and safety practices and policies (Ex-fall protection, confined space, hot works permit, general and specialized PPE, LO/TO, compressed gas, Arc Flash, etc.) and knows where to find them
  • Utilizes basic shop math
  • Has an understanding of the lean toolbox
  • Performs preventative maintenance per SOM’s
  • Provides maintenance welding and soldering support
  • Uses fabrication and machining equipment to construct components to support operations 
  • Leads shift start up meeting
  • Promotes and supports the Reliability Excellence process
  • Is certified and properly uses all of the Power Industrial Equipment
  • Diagnoses mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and electrical problems separate from process
  • Recognizes problems in electronic schematics
  • Demonstrates the ability to apply troubleshooting skills across multiple asset types
  • Can understand equipment blueprints, assembly drawings and electrical schematics
  • Suggests and makes modifications or improvements to equipment per Rx process as needed
  • Proficiently uses Predictive Technologies
    • Utilizes analysis tools such as multi-meters, push-pull testers, precision levels, turn tests and hydraulic test gages to solve problems
    • Proficiently uses fabrication/machining processes and can train others in Basic Shielding and Basic Plumbing
    • Has an understanding of the lean toolbox (i.e. 5S, CEDAC, Standard Work, etc.)


Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent          
  • Minimum of 4 years of applicable maintenance experience.
  • Technical degree is equivalent to 2 years experience
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook)
  • Ability to operate and successfully complete the Swagelok internal Powered Industrial Equipment training

Critical Competencies:

Customer Focus

    • Direct and assist others in getting required support work completed in a timely manner
    • Displays prioritization skills
    • Understand and anticipate the internal customers’ needs and initiate action to meet them
    • Meeting customer needs is their driver


Reliability and Integrity

    • Drives improvements and helps others make a positive impact on plant operations
    • Along with providing it themselves, encourages others to provide reliable information
    • Supports organizational changes positively through actions and words



    • Always willing to be flexible in their schedule
    • Shares knowledge that they have obtained with others
    • Open to taking on new challenges
    • Can easily be interrupted or redirected to a new task, or site based on Swagelok’s needs
    • Has useable ideas to help increase equipment reliability



    • Creates strong morale and spirit within the team by encouraging others and making them feel valued and important
    • Understands Root Cause analysis surrounding equipment reliability
    • Facilitate Shift Start up and departmental meetings
    • Promotes group reputation in a positive manner



    • Communicates well with all different levels in the organization (shop floor, office, engineering, supervisors, managers, directors, lean leaders, etc.)
    • Promotes own ideas and information with others
    • Communicate through appropriate escalation channels when required
    • Receives input from others



    • Drives team goals and results
    • Coordinate, communicate, and execute in the absence of supervision
    • Control emotions and reactions according to the situation and the audience
    • Provides feedback to Supervision


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.
  • Lift, push, pull, or carry weight no less than 35 lbs., however occasionally up to 50lbs lift, push, pull or carry.
    • Must be capable of obtaining Respirator Certification through medical evaluation and fit testing.
    • Must be capable of being on feet for up to 8-12 hours a day. 
    • Capability to squat, bend, and reach.
    • Travel to other facilities and vendors as required for training and/or support

We’re growing—fast—and need 300 machinists and assemblers right away. Whether you’re just starting out or experienced, join us today!​

Right Fit.​

75 years of operating with a no-layoff philosophy​

Full benefits, including employee stock ownership program, from day one​

Culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion​

10-time NorthCoast 99 top workplace​

Right Here.​

One of the largest hourly employers in Northeast Ohio​

Locally based, globally strong company​

Clean, safety-first environment​

Right Now.​

We’re a leading manufacturer of tube fittings and valves. Come grow with us.​

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland