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Cylinder Valve Assembler

MSA, The Safety Company
Murrysville, PA 15668
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MSA, The Safety Company

Cylinder Valve Assembler


Requisition ID: 2021-5088
Type: Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Operational Excellence


This position is primarily responsible for the inspection, assembly, filling, testing and packing of low volume/high mix SCBA cylinders including set-up of test equipment, and assembly of the cylinder valves. This position is also responsible for performing various tests and inspections throughout these processes to ensure that component parts are assembled according to drawings. Adherence to safety, housekeeping and quality standards as related to production and company objectives is required. In addition, this position is responsible for maintaining production goals through productivity targets and cost containment by eliminating waste.


  • Assemble, fill, test, and inspect a variety of SCBA cylinders using simple machines, power and hand tools
  • Assemble sub-assemblies, component parts, and gages using torque wrenches, vises, various hand/power tools
  • Troubleshoot, perform visual inspections, and repair sub-assemblies and component parts as needed
  • Label, package, and record information for all cylinders filled
  • Prepare c-valves with O-rings
  • Complete and maintain relevant paperwork and input information in computer system
  • Coordinates work/orders with Supply Chain Specialist, Supervisor and/or Group Leader.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Proven ability to read and understand drawings, work instructions and test procedures
  • Proven ability to understand standard units of measure and to set-up and interpret results of various measuring devices
  • Ability to frequently lift 10 pounds and infrequently lift up to 50lbs without assistance
  • Ability to infrequently push and pull a force of 50 pounds on a wheeled-cart
  • Proven ability to use power and hand tools, a variety of testing equipment and simple machines
  • Ability to prioritize and organize work
  • Ability to work in a team environment and effectively communicate with various levels within the organization including training of new associates and temporary agency assignments
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to operate pallet jack with heavy loads and to obtain fork truck license
  • Ability to operate at a level that meets or exceeds quality and productivity standards for the work area - the expected length of time to become proficient at producing at acceptable quality and productivity level is no more than 9 months
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize tasks
  • Ability to wear safety glasses ANSI Z87 approved, steel toe shoes and other PPE as required

Education and Experience Required:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum of 6 months previous manufacturing or other related experience

# of Positions: 1

Shift: 3rd (9:45pm to 6:15am)

MSA is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and to providing a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. As such, it is MSA's policy not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of the person's age, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, race, religion, gender, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, veteran's status, genetic information, political affiliation, disabling condition, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. MSA also makes reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities who are otherwise qualified to perform a job unless such accommodations would impose an undue hardship.

If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation to assist you in navigating this career site, let us know.Contact Us MSA is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.


Posted: 2021-09-29 Expires: 2021-10-31

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