SilcoTek Employment Opportunities

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A Great Place To Work!

SilcoTek named one of the best places to work in Pennsylvania in 2018, 2019, and 2020!

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SilcoTek® ranks 6th out of 49 small companies who won the designation of “Best Place to Work” in Pennsylvania in 2020!  A total of 100 small, medium, and large sized companies are deemed winners and invited to an award ceremony in Lancaster where the final rankings are revealed. SilcoTek was also named a Best Places to Work winner in 2018 and 2019.

The awards program, created in 2000, is one of the first statewide programs of its kind in the country.  Companies from across the state entered the two-part process to determine the 100 Best Places to Work in PA.  This survey and awards program was designed to identify, recognize, and honor the best places of employment in Pennsylvania, who are benefiting the state's economy and workforce.   We are excited to be recognized for this award for the third year in a row!  We pride ourselves in offering a great place to work where our employees enjoying coming to work as much as they enjoy going home.

At SilcoTek®, we believe that a successful company is defined by how we treat each other and how we treat our customers as a team. We are seeking individuals that possess a positive, productive attitude, and those that have the initiative and drive to develop both professionally and personally.

 

Quality Assurance Associate

 

Job Summary

This position assists SilcoTek’s efforts to improve productivity and provide the highest quality products and services. This position will work within the organization to coordinate investigation of quality issues with customers and suppliers, coordinate internal and external audits, maintain the document control matrix and play an integral role in streamlining the customer onboarding process by reviewing and organizing customer quality requirements and other compliance related obligations.

 

Qualifications

Education/Experience:

  • Associate’s degree in a quality program or related field. Relevant experience accepted in lieu of a degree.

  • At least 2 years of relevant experience with quality-related systems or processes is required.

  • Experience working in a team environment applying critical/logical thinking to identify problems and help to provide common-sense solutions to ensure customer satisfaction preferred.

  • Experience with document management preferred.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Basic knowledge of a quality management system specifications (i.e., ISO/QS 9000).

  • Excellent computer competency, specifically Excel and/or other analytical applications.

  • Strong analytical skills – ability to gather and interpret data, spot trends, notice outliers.

  • Attention to accuracy and detail.

  • Ability to identify when processes do not comply with expectations and work with others to provide alternative suggestions.

  • Ability to read and interpret the details of external expectations and industry regulations.

  • Ability to work cooperatively and communicate effectively.

  • Ability to effectively lead and facilitate work teams.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to train on quality improvement.

  • Ability to read blueprints/part drawings.

  • Knowledge of Risk Assessment principles.

 

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Incoming Logistics Technician

Job Summary

The Incoming Logistics Technician is responsible for ensuring that customer parts are received in full, free of damage or other issues that may impact the coating process; Incoming Logistics Technicians must have the ability to follow instruction, accept corrections, contribute ideas, and work well as part of a team.  

 

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Compares quantity and part number of items received with procurement data and other specifications to ensure completeness and accuracy of order. 
  • Visually inspect parts for damage and non-conformance. 
  • Work closely with incoming technical specialist and process engineering for processing guidance for difficult jobs.  
  • Work closely with quotes and customer service teams to clarify order discrepancies.  
  • Understanding of metal alloys to determine processing conformance.  
  • Assist in the development and implementation of process improvements to increase productivity or to produce a higher quality product by participating in process improvement teams.
  • Assist with introduction of new products or experimental items into the manufacturing/testing process. 
  • Maintain records and databases as required.  
  • Attend and participate in departmental /team meetings.
  • Adhere to all SilcoTek safety codes and regulations.
  • Cross-train in multiple areas as needed.
  • Additional duties as assigned.

 

Required Skills/Abilities

  • Knowledge of Manufacturing Workflow, i.e. Work Orders, Sales Orders, Operating Procedures and Work Instructions 
  • Knowledge of ISO Standards 
  • Knowledge of 5S practices and procedures  
  • Knowledge of inspection processes  
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills 
  • Ability to work in fast paced environment, resilient  
  • High level of attention to detail required  
  • Good communication skills 
  • Able to operate basic equipment 
  • Able to read drawings of customer-supplied parts 
  • General knowledge of computer system functions and use, including basic computer skills (Word and Excel) 
  • Knowledge of safety requirements & safety equipment use. 
  • Ability to read Safety Data Sheets  

 

Education and Experience

High school diploma or equivalent required.

2 – 3 years’ experience in an ISO certified manufacturing setting preferred.

Fork truck experience preferred.

Experience with machined parts preferred.

 

Work Environment / Physical Requirements

Significant lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling; frequent stooping, kneeling, crouching, and/or crawling. 

Must be able to move up to 20lbs on a regular basis, and objects up to 100lbs occasionally. 

 

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About SilcoTek

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SilcoTek® is a coating technology company dedicated to providing a work environment where "employees enjoy coming to work as much as going home" and where employees are passionate, enjoy working with each other, and work in an atmosphere based on mutual respect and trust.

Z.I.P. Code - Our daily code of conduct 

  • Zero Disappointments: We coat your part perfectly and on time every time!
  • Integrity in all we do: We are honest and make data driven decisions. We protect the confidentiality of our business relationship.
  • Plus 1 customer service: We jump through hoops to make our customers happy! If we do not know the answer, we will admit it and work hard to find the answer.

SilcoTek's Core Values (FISHING!)

  • Fast Failure
  • Innovation
  • Servant Leadership
  • Honesty
  • In the Light
  • Never stop learning
  • Give it all you've got!

We offer the following benefits:

  • Medical, dental, vision, life, disability, and accidental death insurance
  • 401k plan
  • Paid time off
  • Reimbursement for continuing education and development programs
  • Regular bonuses
  • Family leave and maternity benefits
  • Company contributions toward child care costs
  • Fitness and recreational facilities and programs
  • Social activities throughout the year
  • Casual dress code

And much more!

SilcoTek is easily accessible.

  • A fraction of a mile off of Interstate-99, exit 78A
  • Within a few hours' driving distance of Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, and the D.C. area
  • Twenty daily commuter flights in and out of University Park Airport

 

 

SilcoTek offers excellent benefits and provides a diverse, family-friendly work environment in a growing and energetic company. Qualified candidates should submit a resume, cover letter and salary requirements, specifying the job you are applying for to:

SilcoTek Human Resources Department
225 PennTech Dr.
Bellefonte, PA, 16823.
  • Resumes may also be faxed to (814) 353-1697.
  • No phone calls please.

SilcoTek is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.