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Swagelok Job Posting Description

Shift: 2nd shift 

City: Solon  

Req ID: [[id]] 

Swagelok, Northeast Ohio, USA

Swagelok is a global organization and one of the largest employers of manufacturing talent in Northeast Ohio.  We are driven by our core values of Quality, Integrity, Respect for the Individual, Customer Focus, Innovation, and Continuous Improvement, which are demonstrated through our daily actions. For 75 years, our dedication to our core values has been the foundation for our success.  Our products have been up into space, down to the bottom of the ocean, and everywhere in between. That same dedication spans to our customers. 

Throughout our organization we demonstrate a commitment to these values and those we bring onboard. Whether you want to grow in your role or explore broad opportunities and develop new skills—you’ll thrive in a culture that promotes learning and development. 

We strive to be a company where we all can do our best work with a true sense of purpose and belonging.  

Be Connected. Be Valued. Be You.  

We hope you’ll consider joining our team. 

Position Summary:

Our On-The-Job Manufacturing Trainer is responsible for the training and skill development of our new hourly associates in areas such as assembly, machining, welding; assists with the creation of new course materials, updates existing training materials and programs, coordinates training events, delivers associate training, recommends improvements to training, and assesses training impact and effectiveness. This 1st shift role may be required to support 2nd shift as needed and will travel between Solon and Strongsville to support our expansion.    

Essential Duties & Responsibilities


  • Provide a welcoming evironment as a part of onboarding to our newest associates
  • Assist with instructional design and training development in an adult learning environment
  • Coordinate training schedules
  • Conduct training sessions
  • Develop strong relationships with all departments to gain knowledge of work situations requiring training
  • Formulate plan and determine instructional methods, such as individual training, group instruction, lectures, demonstrations, conferences, meetings, and workshops
  • Select and/or develop teaching aids such as training handbooks, demonstration models, multimedia visual aids, and computer tutorials
  • Maintain accurate trainee records
  • Monitor, record, and evaluate training activities and program effectiveness
  • Assists in analyzing reports, training metrics, and training records for accuracy.
  • Participates on various project teams to develop new initiatives and programs aimed at improving organizational and associate effectiveness.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Necessary Skills:

  • Ability to develop effective training materials for adult learners
  • Ability to suggest enhancements to existing training programs
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions provided in written, oral, or graphic form
  • Ability to apply mathematical concepts to practical situations
  • Ability to function independently in a multi-tasking environment, as well as part of a team
  • Ability to interact comfortably with associates at all levels of the organization
  • Knowledge of adult learning, instructional design, and curriculum development techniques
  • Skill in writing reports and correspondence
  • Strong computer and assessment skills
  • Strong planning and organizational skills
  • Proven presentation and facilitation skills

Education and/or Work Experience Requirements


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 2+ years related experience in training and/or manufacturing (assembly, machining, welding)


  • Bachelor’s degree in human resources, training, education, or related field
  • 3+ years related experience in manufacturing training


Critical Competencies: Communication, Enabling Change, Influence, Teamwork & Collaboration

Working Conditions and/or Physical Requirements:

  • Physical requirements associated with normal office working environment.
  • Ability to operate standard office equipment.
  • 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.

Swagelok provides a comprehensive package of valuable benefits called Total Rewards focused on health and wellness, compensation, retirement planning, and supplemental rewards.  

To apply: 

1. Click ‘Apply Now’ to the role of interest, create an account if needed, and upload your resume. 

2. If the role requires it, complete an assessment. 

3. Those that match our qualifications will be contacted to schedule a phone interview. 

Congratulations on taking the first step to Be Connected. Be Valued. Be You. 


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,the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act of 2008, and Ohio state law.  

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.  





Looking to take the next step in your career with a company that invests in its people? Whether you’re just starting out or experienced, join us today!​

Right Fit.​

75 years of operating with a no-layoff philosophy​

Benefits, including employee stock ownership plan, from day one​

Culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion​

12-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