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Technician, Test - Temp

Date: May 20, 2019

Location: Franklin Park, IL, US, 60131

Company: Sloan Valve Company

Req ID:  7757  


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.



We have an immediate need for a Temporary Test Technician at our Corporate Headquarters in Franklin Park, IL. This position will perform a variety of hydraulic plumbing tests and basic mechanical testing.  Safely operate high pressure and high flow equipment and follow prescribed testing protocols in the performance of the testing.   Author testing conclusions based upon testing results, use some initiative in diagnosing results that may have been biased for unknown reasons.  Utilize a small variety of electronic instrumentation given a basic familiarity with their function.



  • Perform a variety of standard tests as requested of the Sales and Marketing group.
  • Perform a variety of standard tests as requested of the New Product Development teams.
  • Perform a variety of standard tests as requested of the Quality group.
  • Perform a variety of standard tests as requested of the Manufacturing group.
  • Maintain operation and documentation of the life cycle test equipment located on the production floor at Franklin Park.
  • Perform specific testing of non-standard tests per the Senior Executive team.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as required.



  • High school diploma and familiarity with math and math calculations. 
  • Displayed familiarity and use of computers and software such as Microsoft Office and Data Acquisition software such as Lab View. 
  • Displayed familiarity and safe use of small tools and drill presses as well as high pressure and high flow testing equipment. 
  • Ability to safely maneuver large bulk fixtures in excess of 50 lbs. 
  • Perform basic plumbing installations, have a basic plumbing knowledge, basic Geometry and a basic working knowledge of flushometers.


Preferred Criterion:

  • Preferred to have working knowledge of plumbing systems with at least 1 year of displayed experience. 
  • A basic knowledge of statistics such as averaging and standard Deviations along with aptitude to display basic Microsoft Excel graphs.


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: Chicago

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