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The Solar Atmospheres group of companies consists of 7 different companies that are privately owned by one family:

  • Solar Atmospheres in Souderton, PA
  • Solar Atmospheres of Western PA in Hermitage, PA
  • Solar Atmospheres of California in Fontana, CA
  • Solar Atmospheres Southeast in Greenville, SC
  • Solar Manufacturing, Souderton, PA
  • Magnetic Specialties, Telford, PA
  • Vacuum Pump Services Corp., Hatfield, PA

Our joint mission is to add significant value to our customer’s operations. We are proud to say that our employees are one of the main reasons for our success in achieving this goal. To continue our tradition of excellence, we seek dedicated, talented, ambitious team players.

Since all of our companies are non-union, our employees enjoy greater opportunities for growth. The Solar companies are committed to being an equal opportunity employer and welcome your interest in our employment opportunities.

If you qualify for one of our open positions, please submit a resume to:

Solar Atmospheres
ATTN: Human Resources
1969 Clearview Road
Souderton, PA 18964

hr@solaratm.com

 

Employment Application

If no positions are currently listed, you may submit your information for future consideration.

 


Career Opportunities


Assembly Mechanic

Company: Solar Manufacturing, Inc. – Souderton, PA

  • Reads and understand mechanical assembly drawings and schematics, engineering specifications, OEM instruction manuals and shop manuals
  • Has basic metal fabrication skills including cutting, drilling, countersinking, deburring, grinding, tapping, and measuring; Willing to learn punching, shearing and bending of sheet metal
  • Can learn proper use of material handling equipment such as fork lift trucks, bridge cranes and related rigging equipment
  • Can perform MIG and TIG welding of carbon steel and stainless steel
  • Can use paint sprayer for painting of furnace components
  • Is able to stand, stoop, kneel, lift, work on a creeper, and climb ladders to work at heights above the floor

 


Assistant Buyer

Company: Solar Manufacturing, Inc. – Souderton, PA

  • Assist the purchasing manager with the following
  • Create and enter purchase orders and issue to vendors for approved purchases of supplies for both the office and production
  • Contact vendors to expedite the delivery of goods and services when necessary to ensure on-time delivery or when the needs of Solar accelerate the receipt of the purchase
  • Maintain and organize sufficient on-hand inventory of office supplies
  • Process and assemble paperwork (requisitions, purchase orders, packing lists and invoices) for receiving goods and services and approving payment of invoices
  • Maintain purchasing files and information, vendor contact information and correspondence
  • Seek out new sources, products, and materials when alternatives are required due to a change in specifications, availability, function, quality, price or value

 


Electrical Technician

Company: Solar Manufacturing, Inc. – Souderton, PA

  • Performs electrical assembly, wiring, conduiting, and panel construction of vacuum furnaces
  • Performs electrical testing of vacuum furnaces
  • Does layout, cutout, and fabrication of electrical panels and enclosures
  • Does assembly, wiring, and installation of mechanical equipment, electric motors, valves, and switches
  • Reads and understands mechanical and electrical drawings
  • Knows and understands industrial and electrical codes and standards

 


Furnace Operators – 3rd and Weekend Night Shifts

Company: Solar Atmospheres, Inc. – Souderton, PA

  • Unpacks and packages orders
  • Uses digital camera to document incoming inspection
  • Operate furnaces and other shop equipment
  • Configures settings on programmers, recorders and vacuum gauges
  • Plans and changes-out vacuum furnace loads
  • Reads vacuum furnace charts
  • Onsite training provided

 


Furnace Operators – 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Shifts

Company: Solar Atmospheres, Inc. – Greenville, SC

  • Unpacks and packages orders
  • Uses digital camera to document incoming inspection
  • Operate furnaces and other shop equipment
  • Configures settings on programmers, recorders and vacuum gauges
  • Plans and changes-out vacuum furnace loads
  • Reads vacuum furnace charts
  • Onsite training provided


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Sales Representative (Texas and Oklahoma area)

Company: Solar Atmospheres, Inc. – Hermitage, PA

Vacuum heat treat company Solar Atmospheres, located in Hermitage, PA is currently seeking a Sales Representative in the Texas and Oklahoma area. Solar is interested in working with a well-experienced representative that has strong ties, but not limited to the ever growing Aerospace and Energy markets.

A successful candidate would be familiar and experienced in the following areas:

  • Vacuum heat treating and brazing
  • Vacuum hardening, annealing, age hardening, stress relieving and other related thermal processing services
  • Nickel base alloys
  • Titanium alloys
  • Austenitic stainless steel
  • PH grade stainless steels

Please forward resumes to mikep@solarwpa.com

 


Shipping Assistant

Company: Solar Atmospheres, Inc. – Souderton, PA

  • Oversees incoming and outgoing shipping activity, to ensure accuracy and condition of material
  • Ensures all equipment is well maintained
  • Possesses basic computer skills

  • Ship Shop Orders from Visual Shop
  • Assist in loading fixtures/baskets for runs
  • Pack part so no shipping damage occurs

 


Southeast Regional Sales Engineer

Company: Solar Atmospheres, Inc. – Greenville, SC

Solar Atmospheres is looking for a Sales Engineer to help grow and support its customer base served by its Greenville, SC facility.

This is a technical sales position focused primarily upon the provision of AS9100 and Nadcap accredited vacuum heat treating services to industry within the U.S. Southeast region.

Requirements / Qualifications:

  • This position is based in Greenville, SC and travel within the Southeast region is required
  • Industrial Sales Experience, preference to experience in metals / metal working
  • Must take initiative, have excellent verbal and written communication skills, be thorough, organized, and able to prioritize and work efficiently with little supervision.
  • Experienced Account Manager
  • New Business Development
  • Experience with CRM systems
  • Solar Atmospheres offers a competitive salary, company car and excellent benefits

 

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