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Swagelok Job Posting Description

Shift: 2nd shift (3pm-11:15pm) 

City: Strongsville  

Req ID: [[id]] 

Swagelok, Northeast Ohio, USA


Position Summary: 

At this level an associate will learn the essential skills and knowledge of the job and demonstrates an aptitude for the position. The PROO1 operator will be closely supervised during the initial training period, but is expected to become increasingly independent. The associate should be able to perform routine tasks/duties, recognize problems, and know when to seek help.   



Essential Duties & Responsibilities: 


  • Processing parts in accordance with established quality and quantity standards 

  • Demonstrating flexibility in work assignments to meet customer needs 

  • Demonstrating strong teamwork 

  • Support company philosophies, systems, and policies through actions and words 

  • Use appropriate equipment in processing operations.  

  • Able to follow safety requirements with regards to Personal Protective Equipment.  

  • Maintain basic knowledge of chemical and shop safety.  

  • Show beginning knowledge of quality standards.  

  • Operate material handling equipment in a safe and efficient manner. 

  • Maintain clean and orderly work area and help with company housekeeping per procedures. 

  • Escalates process, product or mechanical issues appropriately & in a timely manner. 

  • Can perform basic computer requirements such as Data Entries. 

  • Aware of Chemical hazards and effects. 

  • Can recognize where Walker Stacker & Tow Motors are used, stored & restricted area for each. 

  • Can use pallet jacks and Hoist appropriately and safely. 

  • Understands preventive maintenance and daily work routines. 

  • Follows proper evacuation & power outage procedures. 

  • Capable of reading, properly handling and using Gages assigned to a work center on the Gage loan ticket. 

  • Follows standard work for Part Segregation by material (colored coded Fractional, Metric & Exotic)  

  • Capable of understanding work requirements for assigned process lines. 

  • Capable of verifying orders to paperwork using the Production Orders and verifying Trace Ids. 

  • Use tags, bags, and containers to separate or designate different materials. 

  • Capable of understanding work center requirements and JLG level Yellow, Black & Green. 

  • Understands 10CFR21. 

  • Ensures that scrap is placed in the proper location and is recorded using Data Entry.  

  • Capable of using part handling procedures effectively.  

  • Can performs Quality Checks 


Education and/or Work Experience Requirements: 



  • High school diploma or GED required 

  • Processing experience preferred or related job aptitude (e.g. ability to troubleshoot and follow instructions) 

  • Able to read and follow standard work instructions  

  • Recognize functional and cosmetic defects.  

  • Applicant must be able to multi task and prioritize. 


Support company philosophies, systems, and policies by: 

  • Being accountable, taking ownership of actions and inactions 

  • Interacting with others in a constructive, professional manner  

  • Displaying integrity   

  • Embracing continuous improvement and assisting with implementation of changes 



Critical Competencies: 


Customer Focus  

  • Independently display prioritization skills 

  • Understand and anticipate the internal customers’ needs and initiate action to meet them 

  • Meeting customer needs is their driver 


Reliability and Integrity  

  • 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 

  • May be asked to work at other Swagelok sites based on business cycle 



  • Effectively coordinates resources to achieve Zero Customer Disappointments (ZCD)  



  • Communicate through appropriate escalation channels when required 

  • Receives input from others 



  • Takes ownership of the actions and results of the team as a whole 

  • 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. 

  • Must be able to lift between 20-35 pounds 

  • Must be able to wear all required Personal Protective Equipment (i.e. safety boots, face shield, plastic aprons, safety glasses, rubber or latex gloves.) 

  • Can work on their feet per work center requirements 

  • May be required to work in a non-air-conditioned environment 

  • May be required to pass pre-employment and annual Vision Acuity tests 









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. 

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​

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

Culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion​

11-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