Val-Matic Careers

Join an employee-owned team of valve industry professionals!

Our valve products and services are essential in providing clean water and other fluids to industries and homes around the world. We have been developing and marketing engineered products from one inch to ten feet in size that are distinctive in their performance and value for over 50 years. We collaborate closely with each other and sales representatives, municipalities, engineering design firms, and many direct customers. A collaborative approach builds trust and enables us to be the valve experts in our field and exceed our customers’ expectations. We employ state of the art design and manufacturing technologies to invent solutions for complex fluid systems. Our products meet the performance and safety certifications of FM, UL, WQA, AWWA, ASME, API, and many others around the globe. We have an impact on the world in all kinds of ways. Whether we are operating our factories in sustainable ways or providing energy-conserving products, it is our goal to make an important contribution to our environment and the industries that we serve. We are looking for team members who want to apply their outstanding skills and knowledge to important and challenging goals in the valve industry. If you are interested in joining our team of 150 company owners in Elmhurst, Illinois, please check our job listings!


Benefits

We care about our people and work hard to make sure our team has the support they need to be happy at work and outside of work. Here are some of the programs to help them meet their needs.

  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Rewards for improvement suggestions
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Pre-tax 401K matching
  • Comprehensive Health, Dental, Vision
  • Company Performance Bonus Program
  • Learning & Development training
  • Company Stock grants

Available Positions

Sales Engineer: Support Sales and sell manufactured products for manufacturer to water, wastewater, HVAC and industrial entities. Provide technical assistance, prices and quotes projects and interpret technical specifications and do take-offs of valve equipment. Provide strong customer support and exercise discretion and sound independent judgment on technical operation and field application problems and applications of products through assistance to manufacturers’ representatives, engineers, distributors, plant operators, customers, or other professional and technical personnel. Interpret project plans and specifications to develop and prepare cost estimates. Interprets schematics and troubleshoot for customers and sales in offering solutions to issues. Background to include Bachelor's degree with technical study from a four-year college or university. Based out of our Elmhurst location.

Production Planner: Coordinates activities to administer the production schedules to meet the production plan and ship company products that meet our customer requirements. Establishes the production schedules, monitors inventory levels, and tracks progress of the production schedule. Reviews factors, which may affect the production, schedules and recommends adjustments. Prepares instructions regarding production planning systems and procedures. Prepares job order information including special requirements and forwards to appropriate plant supervisor and Production Manager. Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages. Knowledge of Database software; Inventory software; Manufacturing software; Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software. Requires Associates degree from four-year college or university and one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Familiar with production processes. Based out of our Elmhurst location.

Picker: Reads orders, pick lists, or requisitions to determine items to be moved or distributed. Compares identifying information and counts, weighs, or measures items of incoming and outgoing materials to verify information against orders or other records. Performs necessary paperwork and enters records on computer. Unpacks and examines incoming shipments, rejects damaged items, records shortages, and corresponds with shipper to rectify damages and shortages. Operates lift trucks, man-lifts, or uses hand-truck to move, convey, or hoist material to and from the stockroom or work area. Required Education/Experience: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or 1 to 3 months’ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

 

 

 

Please send your resume to our Human Resources Department if interested in the positions above.