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The people who make up Applied Energy Systems are, and always have been, the driving force behind our success and how we’ve become known as the premier provider of high and ultra high purity gas delivery systems, services, and solutions.

As we continue to grow, we are always looking for motivated members to join our team. Find current openings that may fit your skills and career goals below.

Please note: it is the policy of Applied Energy Systems to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected characteristic under applicable law. This policy relates to all phases of employment, including, but not limited to, recruiting, employment, placement, promotion, transfer, demotion, reduction of workforce and termination, rates of pay or other forms of compensation, selection for training, the use of all facilities, and participation in all company-sponsored employee activities.


Technical Production Controller/Planner

Company Background:

Founded in 1968, Applied Energy Systems is the premier gas delivery equipment and service provider to the semiconductor, photovoltaics, R&D, and government industries.  As a growing manufacturing company serving thousands of customers domestically and worldwide, we form long standing relationships with our clients, providing them with the gas delivery equipment excellence they need to scale their businesses from the earliest stages of innovation to their emergence as global market leaders.

Position Overview:

The objective of this position is to effectively plan and facilitate the company’s workflow to meet or exceed operational goals. The Technical Production Controller will identify and resolve operational issues as well as recommend tactical and strategic process improvements.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Generate a production schedule to establish sequence and cycle time of each project
  • Generate work orders in a timely manner
  • Issue manufacturing documentation to production team
  • Track work orders; manage work changes and cancellations
  • Review work orders proactively to resolve potential manufacturing issues
  • Maintain and update company databases on a real-time basis
  • Serve as a liaison between engineering and manufacturing to resolve issues and recommend process improvements
  • Interface with purchasing and inventory control to help resolve material discrepancies
  • Meet or exceed shipping dates as per customer commitments
  • Interface with customer service to update project status

Essential Skills:

  • Must take ownership of projects
  • Great written and oral communication skills
  • Organized and accurate
  • Excellent time management and prioritization skills with the ability to multitask effectively
  • Strong sense of urgency
  • Good judgement/ problem solving skills
  • Ability to analyze and interpret engineering drawings and documentation
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Strong commitment to customer satisfaction

Required Experience:

  • High School degree required
  • BA/BS technical degree or technical background is required
  • 3-4 years’ experience in planning/scheduling/inventory for fast paced manufacturing environment making customized deliverables
  • 3-4 years’ experience with MRP/ERP software systems
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office

Benefits:

  • Paid Time-Off- Personal, Sick, Vacation, Holidays
  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Life and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Education Reimbursement Program
  • Compensation is based upon experience

If you are interested in this position, resumes and/or inquiries can be forwarded to jobs@appliedenergysystems.com.


Manufacturing Technician

Company Background:

Founded in 1968, Applied Energy Systems is the premier ultra-high purity gas delivery equipment and service provider to the semiconductor, photovoltaics, R&D, and government industries.  As a growing manufacturing company serving thousands of customers domestically and worldwide, we form long standing relationships with our clients, providing them with the gas delivery equipment excellence they need to scale their businesses from the earliest stages of innovation to their emergence as global market leaders.

Position Overview:

This position will provide universal and rotating support to various work cells within our production department. We are looking for a candidate that has a willingness to learn and help with welding, assembling, testing, and shipping our gas delivery systems and components. In addition to being able to read and understand engineering drawings, job travelers, and work procedures, the applicant must also have experience with mechanical assembly, measuring, hand tools, and have good manual dexterity.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Read project drawings, specifications, work orders, and procedures
  • Position, align, and adjust components for proper fit & function
  • Prepare and connect cables, tubes, and wiring as directed
  • Perform standard assembly procedures
  • Safely operate orbital welding equipment and common manufacturing tools and equipment
  • Provide input regarding the quality and performance of various products and components
  • Complete production paperwork and recordkeeping
  • Maintain a clean, neat, and safe work area (5S)
  • Willing to work overtime as required
  • Effectively interface with team members for component and equipment resources

Essential Skills:

  • Quality/detail oriented
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Excellent hand-eye coordination with the ability to work with and handle small instruments and components
  • Strong appreciation for teamwork, time management, priorities, and deadlines

Requirements:

  • Must have good vision and dexterity
  • Must be able to stand, bend, twist, and sit throughout the day for extended periods of time
  • Be able to follow protocols and direction thoroughly and repetitively
  • High School degree preferred
  • 1-2 years’ experience in a production, assembly, or manufacturing environment
  • Familiarity with the operation of common manufacturing tools and equipment
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Orbital, laser, or manual welding experience is a plus

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Compensation is based on skill and experience
  • Paid time off including holidays, vacation, and personal/sick time.
  • 401K
  • Health, dental, vision, life, and long-term disability Insurance
  • Overtime compensation
  • Tuition Reimbursement

If you are interested in this position, resumes and/or inquiries can be forwarded to jobs@appliedenergysystems.com.


General Clerk/ Customer Service Representative (Temporary)

Company Background:

Founded in 1968, Applied Energy Systems is the premier gas delivery equipment and service provider to the semiconductor, photovoltaics, R&D, and government industries.  As a growing manufacturing company serving thousands of customers domestically and worldwide, we form long standing relationships with our clients, providing them with the gas delivery equipment excellence they need to scale their businesses from the earliest stages of innovation to their emergence as global market leaders.

Position Overview:

The objective of this position is to provide administrative clerical support and customer service assistance to AES’ precision welding division, Apex Precision. Support varies based on the Apex Precision Production Supervisor’s needs and requirements and can span all administrative areas of operations- from sales and customer service to generating production paperwork and data entry.

Possible Responsibilities Include:

  • Data entry
  • Work orders
  • Filing
  • Quoting
  • Correspondence
  • Production paperwork
  • Document organization and updating
  • Maintaining records
  • Making copies
  • Special projects

Essential Skills:

  • Excellent oral communication skills
  • Possess a customer savvy, energetic, and positive personality
  • Strong appreciation for teamwork and collaboration
  • Ability to multitask and pay attention to detail

Required Experience:

  • High School degree preferred
  • 1-2 years’ experience in administrative or clerical position
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • MRP/ERP System Experience is a Plus

Position Benefits:

  • Overtime compensation

If you are interested in this position, resumes and/or inquiries can be forwarded to jobs@appliedenergysystems.com.


Production Manager

Company Background:

Founded in 1968, Applied Energy Systems is the premier gas delivery equipment and service provider to the semiconductor, photovoltaics, R&D, and government industries.  As a growing manufacturing company serving thousands of customers domestically and worldwide, we form long standing relationships with our clients, providing them with the gas delivery equipment excellence they need to scale their businesses from the earliest stages of innovation to their emergence as global market leaders.

Position Overview:

The Production Manager is responsible for ensuring the safe, efficient, profitable, and timely manufacture of our VERSA-GAS™ and SEMI-GAS® gas delivery equipment. This position integrates and coordinates our MRP system with production control, purchasing, inventory control, and labor. The Production Manager is hands-on, directly impacting production continuity and balance, manufacturing schedules, material requisition, equipment maintenance, employee relations, and is accountable for ensuring the safe operation of the plant and compliance with applicable industry standards, AES policies, and typical manufacturing procedures.

The Production Manager must also demonstrate exceptional people skills and be fully competent in the hiring, motivating, and engagement of approximately 25 subordinates.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Plan, direct and coordinate all production activities.
  • Follow all industry standards.
  • Monitor production schedules and ensure department meets those schedules.
  • Manage purchasing and maintain inventory levels to meet production demands.
  • Drive the department to a Lean Manufacturing state.
  • Support planning and implementation of continuous improvement projects, always seeking to eliminate waste, reduce cost and lead times, and improve efficiency.
  • Perform longer term capacity analysis of the department to plan and implement actions necessary to meet those future demand requirements.
  • Communicate business information to hourly associates to keep them informed of business needs and status.
  • Communicate on a regular basis with other departments to ensure smooth product flow and consistency throughout the plant.
  • Plan & coordinate preventative maintenance downtime to meet production requirements to maximize equipment availability.
  • Track, analyze and improve key production metrics required to meet the business goals.
  • Work with the Human Resources department to obtain necessary resources to meet the business needs.
  • Ensure the plant policies are fairly administered throughout the department.
  • Maintain positive employee relations throughout the plant.

Essential Skills:

  • Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Positive, friendly, approachable disposition
  • Great written and oral communication skills
  • Organized and accurate
  • Excellent time management and prioritization skills with the ability to multitask effectively
  • Strong sense of urgency
  • Good judgement/ problem solving skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Strong commitment to customer satisfaction

Required Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree, BS in Engineering is a plus
  • 5-8 years’ production experience
  • 5-8 years’ experience in planning/scheduling for a fast paced manufacturing environment making customized deliverables
  • 5-8 years’ managerial experience
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft office (Word, Excel, Etc.)
  • Strong working knowledge of MRP or ERP software

Benefits:

  • Paid Time-Off- Personal, Sick, Vacation, Holidays
  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Life and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Education Reimbursement Program
  • Compensation is based upon experience

If you are interested in this position, resumes and/or inquiries can be forwarded to jobs@appliedenergysystems.com.


Field Installer/ Production Technician

Company Background:

Founded in 1968, Applied Energy Systems is the premier gas delivery equipment and service provider to the semiconductor, photovoltaics, R&D, and government industries.  As a growing manufacturing company serving thousands of customers domestically and worldwide, we form long standing relationships with our clients, providing them with the gas delivery equipment and service excellence they need to scale their businesses from the earliest stages of innovation to their emergence as global market leaders.

Position Overview:

The objective of this position is to provide on-site field support to our high and ultra-high purity gas delivery systems, in addition to installing ultra-high purity gas piping lines in a variety of environments, ranging from R&D and university laboratories to high tech cleanrooms, fabs, and manufacturing facilities. Project assignments are typically regional, and can last for a week up to a month, and require stays away from home for about 40% of the calendar year. All travel expenses, including lodging and per diem, are compensated by the company. The Field Installer reports to a Field Team Leader and is responsible for completing a variety of hands-on trade related tasks, such as welding, tool operation, lifting, carrying, drilling, hammering, mounting, installing, etc.

When not on assignment, the Field Installer reports to our Production Manager at our headquarters in Malvern, PA and works as a member of our production team, assisting with the manufacture of our gas delivery equipment.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate with Project Supervisor to configure equipment and piping layout
  • Help order project supplies and materials
  • Install gas equipment, piping supports, hangers, and stainless steel gas lines
  • Assemble materials and equipment at job site
  • Follow project specifications and drawings
  • Safely use hand and power tools
  • Repair equipment and components
  • Resolve problems
  • Perform analytical testing, as well as system and line validation
  • Follow facility, industry, company, and government safety regulations
  • Orbitally weld stainless steel gas tubing

Essentials:

  • Clean, well-manicured appearance
  • Must be able to stand, stoop, bend, kneel, twist, lift, squat, climb, and work at heights throughout the day for extended periods of time
  • Strong time management skills
  • Precise attention to detail
  • Ability to demonstrate good judgement/ problem solving skills
  • Possess a customer savvy, energetic, and positive personality
  • Strong appreciation for teamwork and collaboration
  • Ability to determine and set priorities, ensuring task completion
  • Must comply with company and site safety programs

Requirements:

  • Ability to travel, including both driving and flying
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Job requires stays away from home for approximately 40% of the year
  • High School degree preferred
  • 1-2 years’ experience in construction, trade, or other hands-on assembly related background
  • Ability to use and safely operate hand and power tools
  • Proficiency in measuring and performing basic mathematics
  • Pipe and tube welding experience is a plus

Compensation & Benefits:

  • Compensation will be based upon relevant experience
  • Paid time off including holidays, vacation, and personal time
  • 401K
  • Overtime compensation
  • Per diem reimbursement for overnight travel
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • Life and long term disability insurance
  • Education reimbursement programs

If you are interested in this position, resumes and/or inquiries can be forwarded to jobs@appliedenergysystems.com.