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Lab Technician

Date: May 15, 2019

Location: New Hudson, MI, US, 48165

Company: Sloan Valve Company

Req ID:  7816  


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 Lab Technician located at our Flusmate division in New Hudson, Michigan. The Lab Technician is responsible for: Performance and specification testing per product specification and applicable industry standards. Maintaining testing records, testing samples and lab equipment. Providing support and/or training to Consumer Services, Engineering, Operation and Quality as needed.



  • Performance and specification testing per product specification and applicable industry standards.
  • Maintain performance and specification records as well as test material and product testing data bases.
  • Maintain lab and lab equipment as well as keep up to date with applicable industry test standards and testing methods.
  • Provide support and/or training to Consumer Services, Engineering, Operations and Quality as needed.
  • Provide support to Engineering regarding current projects, activities and future developments.
  • Provide support to Quality department regarding product performance, quality, etc.
  • Perform service calls as needed and provide a formal written report of the service call
  • Perform on-site technical service training to large site installations. 
  • Other duties and responsibilities as required.



  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • 3 to 6 months of related experience or job training
  • Proficient computer skills including knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Power Point)  
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to lift 50 lbs
  • Ability to travel for service calls and technical training


Preferred Requirements:

  • Some college or advanced degree
  • Working knowledge of plumbing with a strong mechanical aptitude as well  
  • Technical and problem solving skills
  • Knowledge of sound testing and sound testing equipment
  • Familiarity with ISO 17025, ASSE 1037 and/or ASME A112.19.2 standards


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


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

We Are An Equal Opportunity Employer.

Nearest Major Market: Detroit

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