Quality Control Support Technician

To ensure that incoming and in-stock components meet Sullivan-Palatek quality standards. Responsibilities: Inspect parts as they are received, comparing the part with drawing(s) and specifications. Authorized to release parts to Production or reject parts. Rejected parts are communicated to Buyer, Quality Manager, and related Production Supervisor after Quality team member verifies the rejection. Complete a Defective Materials Report (DMR) on all parts in excess of $75.00. Attach copy of report to component(s) and provide the Buyer with original DMR report and copies of the report to the Quality Manager and Inventory Supervisor. Conduct First Article Inspection on new components and those from new suppliers. Inform Buyer, product related Production Supervisor, Director of Operations, Quality Manager and of Engineering Group of related product outcome, via email or verbally. Conduct onsite inspections of base(s), frames and other large complex components at suppliers’ location. Assist Production in determining which component may be contributing to an issue during the production process. Pull drawings and work collaboratively to establish root cause. Support Purchasing to respond to Suppliers’ need for clarity; provide responses as to questions asked by supplier as well as photographs and written communication. Maintain Inspected Parts Log which includes the description, quantity of [...]

Quality Control Support Technician2019-07-03T11:17:08-05:00

CNC Operator/Set-up

Produce machined parts by programming, setting up, and operating a CNC machine. Maintain quality and safety standards, keep records, and maintaining equipment and supplies. Job Responsibilities: Must always maintain a clean and orderly workplace. Maintain safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations. Use measuring tools such as micrometers, calipers, and other standard inspection tools to perform a detailed inspection of parts and pieces to ensure the product meets production guidelines. Report quality control problems such as defects in raw material and finished products. Maintain equipment by completing preventative maintenance requirements, following manufactures instructions, troubleshooting malfunctions, and calling for repairs. Set up mills and lathes by installing jaw chucks, tools, attachments, collets, bushings, wheels, stops, etc. Monitor machine tools and attachments during operation to ensure parts are properly cooled and lubricated. Document actions by completing production and quality logs. Education and Experience: This position requires a High School Diploma/GED and 2-3 years of related experience. (Holroyd Profile Milling/Grinding experience preferred or some other type of compressor rotor manufacturing familiarity) Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Must be self-sufficient and able to work efficiently with minimal supervision. Must be able to read and interpret engineering drawings (including drawing geometry), blueprints, and BOM’s. [...]

CNC Operator/Set-up2019-04-23T14:16:56-05:00

Design Engineer

Use CAD equipment to provide support to engineering and manufacturing by preparing routine layouts, detail drawings, assembly drawings, sketches, and diagrams. Details to include all views and dimensions necessary for manufacture. Job Responsibilities Uses computer assisted design/drafting (SolidWorks) equipment and software to develop designs of new and existing product. Creates and revises production 2D drawings & 3D models (detail and assembly drawings). Makes a final sketch of proposed drawing, checking dimension of parts, materials to be used, the relation of one part to another, and the relation of various parts to whole structure or project. Sketches rough layout of machine and computes angles, weights, surface areas, dimensions, radii, clearances, tolerances, leverages and location of holes. Utilizes knowledge of various machines, engineering practices, mathematics, building materials, and other physical sciences to complete drawings. Draft detailed multi-view drawings of machine and products. Draw finished designs from sketches. Updates Drafting and Engineering Standards. Sets up and maintains an organized file system for production drawings. Converts existing production drawings to SolidWorks Communicate with engineering and manufacturing regarding new and revised prints. Education and Experience SolidWorks experience preferred (2-5 years). Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school preferred. Solid understanding [...]

Design Engineer2019-02-08T10:54:06-06:00

Buyer Analyst

Duties and Responsibilities: Develop an efficient and accurate system for monitoring all open purchase orders Deliver a weekly purchase order report to management that indicates the vendor invoice number for all closed purchase orders Work with the inventory management team to ensure that all deliveries satisfy the assigned purchase orders and report any back-ordered or missing products Assist the Supply Chain Manager with maintaining proper inventory levels of materials used on a regular basis Source new vendors and products. Qualifications: Strong negotiating skills Comprehensive understanding of MS Excel, MS Word, and industry standard Impeccable attention to detail Able to thrive in a high-stress and fast-paced environment Comprehensive understanding of MS Excel, MS Word, MS Outlook Experience with MRP within an ERP of a Manufacturing Setting Communication skills for both internal and external departments Associate’s Degree or some high school education with job experience A desire to grow within a Supply Chain Organization Experience: MS Excel, MS Office, MS Outlook: 1 year (Required) MRP within an ERP of a Manufacturing setting: 2 year (Preferred) Industry standard purchase order software platforms: 2 year (Required) Buyer Analyst Benefits: Medical Dental Vision coverage 401K with some company match Paid vacation and holidays Job Type: [...]

Buyer Analyst2019-02-05T11:43:02-06:00


CAREERS Join a team of hard-working and passionate professionals that are dedicated to manufacturing the most rugged and reliable compressed air products in the market today. Sullivan-Palatek Employment Application Fill out form and send in Employment Application Email Resume Human Resources Department lwaldo@palatek.com


Compressor Assembler 

Sullivan-Palatek Inc. is rapidly expanding and we are looking for a Compressor Assembler effective immediately. Compressor Assembler Duties and Responsibilities: Prepares work to be accomplished by studying assembly instructions, blueprint specifications, and parts lists; gathering parts, subassemblies, tools, and materials. Positions parts and subassemblies by using templates or reading measurements. Assembles components by examining connections for correct fit; fastening parts and subassemblies. Verifies specifications by measuring completed component. Resolves assembly problems by altering dimensions to meet specifications; notifying supervisor to obtain additional resources. Keeps equipment operational by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs. Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations. Maintains supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies. Conserves resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results. Documents actions by completing production and quality forms. Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. Compressor Assembler Qualifications: Controls and Instrumentation, Equipment Maintenance, Manufacturing Experience, Manufacturing Quality, Mechanical Inspection Tools, Tooling, Safety Management, Quality Focus, Power Tools, Judgment, Decision Making Compressor Assembler Benefits: Medical Dental Vision coverage 401K with some [...]

Compressor Assembler 2019-02-06T10:00:27-06:00