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Pattern Maker

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Date: Apr 15, 2021

Location: Augusta, AR, US, 72006

Company: Sloan Valve Company

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.

General Summary of Job Responsibilities

Plan and perform all bench and machine operations to construct, alter and repair ordinary types of small metal and urethane pattern, and core boxes for foundry process.


Job Duties and Responsibilities

Set up and operate a wide variety of manual and CNC machine tools and hand finishing operations on metal and urethane materials to be used as patterns and cores.

Determine operation sequence, draft and shrinkage allowances, location of cores, parting lines, gating, and core related needs working to very close tolerances.

Inspect and check pattern equipment for necessary repairs and replacements to maintain in proper condition as required.

Compute ratios to mix and pour plastic patterns.

Review trial sheets and sample castings and modify patterns as necessary.

Own and maintain tool box and necessary tools to measure tooling and set-up the various machines in Pattern Shop

Use a wide variety of precision measuring devices.

Perform scheduled alignment of mold machine.

Reverse engineer worn or broken machine parts of various machinery in house so as to keep production in operation.

Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.


Requirements - Need to have 3-5 years experience as a Machinest, Pattern Maker, or CNC, Certification preferred

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

  • Medical, dental, vision, Rx coverage for employee plus eligible dependents
  • Life and AD & D insurance, dependent life insurance, long term disability, and HSA, FSA
  • Employer matching 401K, PTO, holidays, EAP, wellness programs, on-site medical staff and fitness center


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

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We Are An Equal Opportunity Employer.

Nearest Major Market: Little Rock

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