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Job Title:  Materials Handler/Precision Cleaning


Warrendale, PA, US, 15086

Business Unit:  Gatan
Posting Date:  Nov 21, 2022
Job Description: 

Electron Microscopy Technologies (EMT) is the world leading manufacturer of high-quality instrumentation and software for imaging and analysis in TEM and SEM applications. The Gatan and EDAX names are recognized and respected throughout the worldwide scientific community and has been synonymous with high quality products and the industry’s leading technology.


The Material Handler  primary responsibilities are focused inthe Precision Cleaning Area, handling, cleaning, and preparing parts that are to be assembled into precision instrumentation. The position requires attention to detail, following clearly defined procedures, careful handling of delicate components, maintaining a clean and organized work area.



  • Basic Windows based computer skills, with ERP knowledge being beneficial.
  • Read and follow clearly defined procedures and follow verbal instructions to complete tasks.
  • Comply with company health and safety policies.
  • Must be able to occasionally lift up to 40 pounds.
  • Daily maintenance of equipment and the work area, sustaining a clean and orderly environment (5S).
  • Attention to detail and a systematic approach to coordinating workload.
  • Constantly stand and walk throughout the workday.
  • Willing to work overtime when needed including weekends.



  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Previous experience in a manufacturing environment would be advantageous
  • Ability to utilize interpersonal and communication techniques, working in a team environment and handling requests from several departments.




  • Ability to read work instructions and procedures in English
  • Ability to follow written instructions in English
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules and procedure manuals.



  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Vocational or Trade School training or equivalent


The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by the employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • Must be able to occasionally lift up to 40lbs
  • Constant exposure to indoor manufacturing environment
  • Working with and handling chemicals.
  • Constantly stand and walk throughout the workday
  • Constant exposure to moderate noise
  • Frequently reach with hands and arms; use hands to manipulate, handle, or feel material
  • Frequent repetitive motions
  • Constantly wear eye protection (Industry standard safety equipment is provided by the company, and specific notice is posted in areas where safety equipment is required).

AMETEK is committed to making a safer, sustainable, and more productive world a reality. We use differentiated technology solutions to solve our customers’ most complex challenges. We employ 18,500 colleagues, in 30 countries, that are grounded by our core values: Ethics and Integrity, Respect for the Individual, Diversity and Inclusion, Teamwork, and Social Responsibility. AMETEK (NYSE:AME) is a component of the S&P 500. Visit for more information.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1 (866) 263-8359.

Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh