Test Technician I

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Date: Jun 28, 2024

Location: Andover, MA, US, 01810

Company: Sloan Valve Company

Req ID:  11223  


Sloan is the world’s leading manufacturer of commercial plumbing systems and has been in operation since 1906. We are at the forefront of the green building movement and provide sustainable restroom solutions.  We manufacture water-efficient products including flush valves, electronic faucets, soap dispensing and sink systems along with vitreous china fixtures for commercial, industrial and institutional markets worldwide.


Sloan has an immediate opening for a Test Technician I in our Andover, MA facility.  In this role you will perform a variety of hydraulic plumbing tests and basic mechanical testing while utilizing a small variety of electronic instrumentation.


Responsibilities include:

  • Author testing conclusions based upon testing results, and use some initiative in diagnosing results that may have been biased for unknown reasons
  • Safely operate high pressure and high flow equipment , and follow prescribed testing protocols in the performance of the testing
  • Seek direction from the Test Engineers in the group as needed.
  • Perform specific testing of non standard tests per the Senior Executive team,.
  • Maintain operation and documentation of the life cycle test equipment
  • Perform a variety of standard tests as requested of the Sales & Marketing, New Product Development, Quality Assurance and Manufacturing teams.


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 1 year relevant experience preferred.
  • Basic math skills.
  • General experience working with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.).
  • Ability to safely maneuver large bulk fixtures in excess of 50 lbs
  • Basic plumbing knowledge and working knowledge of flushometers preferred
  • Familiarity with small tools and drill presses 
  • Experience with data acquisition software such as Lab View preferred
  • Familiarity with electronic hardware and software testing preferred
  • Knowledge of basic geometry




We offer a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, including:

  • A choice of Medical (with Health Savings Account), Dental, Vision, Rx Insurance for employees and their eligible dependents
  • Company paid Basic Life and AD & D Insurance, Basic Accident Insurance, Disability Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and Well-being Programs.
  • Paid time off, Paid Sick Leave, Paid Vacation time, Paid Sick time, Paid Military Leave, and Paid Volunteer time away from work.
  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account, Commuter Parking and Transit Accounts, and Tuition Reimbursement benefits.
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan with a Company match.
  • Employee Service Anniversary Awards and Employee Recognition Programs


Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging (DEIB)

YOU Belong at Sloan

We are intentional in building an inclusive culture that embraces different voices, ideas, and backgrounds. We commit to continuing this ever-growing journey with and for our employees, customers, partners, and community. We are better together when we can be ourselves.


We Are Proud Partners With the Chicago Cubs

We are a Legacy Partner of the Chicago Cubs and we are proud to be the organization’s official water efficiency partner! Through this relationship, which includes the naming rights to Sloan Park, the Cubs’ Spring Training facility in Mesa, Arizona, we have had the opportunity to promote our brand and continue our water conservation efforts in the city of Chicago and around the world.




For additional company information please visit our website at www.sloan.com.

We Are An Equal Opportunity Employer.

Nearest Major Market: Boston

Job Segment: Testing, QA Tester, Facilities, Plumbing, R&D Engineer, Technology, Quality, Operations, Manufacturing, Engineering

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