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It's True, People Can Enjoy Where They Work!

We're a small enough company that you'll get to know everyone. As Team Members, we interact with people in every part of the company - from office managers to the President/owner of the company. We're like family.

The common theme is that we all take pride in building a top quality American-made product that is critical to many industries. We're one of the leading manufacturers of temperature sensors in North America and our products are used all over the United States and the world. From wind turbines to large pharmaceutical processing plants, companies depend on Pyromation temperature sensors.

Pyromation has developed an atmosphere in the plant and offices where team members enjoy coming to work each day. We offer big-time company benefits while maintaining small company flexibility. We're professional, but not rigid. These are just a few of the reasons our Team Members like coming to work at Pyromation:
  • Clean, air-conditioned, brightly lit workplace
  • Lean manufacturing - cell assembly operations
  • Encouragement of ideas, Team Member input
  • Employee recognition
  • Skills development
  • Opportunities for growth
  • Competitive benefits and pay
  • Bonus programs
  • Earned vacation days
  • Company supported Team Member events - lunches, parties, health activities

Pyromation has been successfully growing its business since 1962, and as a privately held company, we'll continue to be a significant employer in this area for the long term.

When you put it all together, joining Pyromation is a smart move. And, like our Team Members, we think you'll enjoy working here.

Check out the latest career opportunities at Pyromation. Your new career starts here…

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Quality Technician
Pyromation, Inc. is an innovative temperature sensor manufacturer that is utilizing Lean Manufacturing initiatives and we are growing. Currently we are seeking an experienced Quality Technician. The Quality Technician will test and evaluate component parts to ensure customer standards are met, as well as follow Pyromation practices. The Quality Technician will assist in validating process test and capabilities.

Functions & Responsibilities

  • Develop physical and functional test methods to ensure specifications are met.
  • Write/review design verification and validation test plans and reports.
  • Assist in part specification and definition of part key characteristics.
  • Analyze trial products during development or finished goods.
  • Record and analyze the results to decide whether to approve or reject specific products.
  • Ability to compare the differences between two parts for possible side effects in manufacturing.
  • Ability to perform “where used” analysis on component part.
  • Ability to understand how a part is used in the process.
  • Review part specification to our definition.
  • Define or research secondary operations to original component part (e.g. make parts).
  • Develop process validation requirements and equipment qualifications.
  • Conduct and/or assist testing outlined in test plans (TP), test methods (TM), and Design of Experiments (DOE).
  • Conduct/assist Measurement System Analysis (MSA).
  • Conduct/assist Gauge Repeatability and Reproducibility (GR&R).
  • Perform process improvement, control and monitoring on manufacturing processes.
  • Develop and implement procedures to provide easy to follow instructions.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge and Skill Requirements

  • Possess good comprehension of processes and their interrelationships
  • Possess working technical knowledge & ability to resolve technical issues
  • Proficient in the use of a personal computer, application of office software packages
  • Strong technical written communication and cross-functional interpersonal skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to understand industry regulations
  • Proficient understanding of blueprints and understanding of statistical information
  • Ability to use dimensional measuring equipment
  • Ability to perform mechanical tasks
  • Basic product, design & prototyping skills
  • Ability to create, review and coordinate test protocols and reports
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced, challenging environment
  • Ability to work well in a team environment or independently
  • Self-motivated with effective planning, prioritizing and organizational skill set
  • Action oriented with excellent problem solving and strong attention to detail skills
  • Capable in application of lean tools
  • Possess a positive, flexible and adaptive attitude
  • Possess the willingness to continually learn and develop job related skills

A two-year degree in quality management, business or related field preferred. A minimum 3+ yrs. experience in a manufacturing environment desired.
Pyromation offers an excellent compensation and benefit package. Salary is commensurate with experience/knowledge and/or degree.

2nd Shift Value Stream Operator - Light Assembly
Pyromation, Inc. is an innovative temperature sensor manufacturer that is utilizing Lean Manufacturing initiatives and we are growing. Currently we are seeking Value Stream Operators. The Value Stream Operator assembles parts and raw materials to form complete units or sub assemblies at their assigned workstation(s), while following standard work and supporting lean initiatives.

The Value Stream Operator will perform the following functions and have the following responsibilities:

  • Utilize hand tools, light power tools and other special equipment to perform assigned assembly operations.
  • Monitors the quality of all items produced in the area.
  • Performs basic cleaning and preventive maintenance checks of equipment as required or assigned.
  • Maintains a clean, safe and organized work area.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Minimum Education and Skill Requirements:

  • High School education or the equivalence of a G.E.D.
  • Manufacturing assembly experience desired. Lean manufacturing experience a plus.

The successful new team member is to have the skills and ability to be action oriented with effective problem solving skills, possess good communication/interpersonal skills and have the ability to work in a team environment. The Value Stream Operator will participate in Lean continuous improvement activities; and possess the willingness to continually learn and develop job related skills, while assisting others to do the same. The pay range for this position is $10.00 to $15.00 per hour, with a .50 cent shift differential.

Manufacturing Engineer
Currently we are seeking an experienced Manufacturing Engineer (ME). The ME works within the value stream to support engineering and equipment needs with strong focus on production equipment up-time. The Manufacturing Engineer works in conjunction with the Value Stream Buyer/Planners, Process Analysts, Group Leaders, Team Leaders, Product/Project Engineers and Value Stream Operators. This position reports directly to the Manufacturing Value Stream Leader and serves as a liaison to other areas of the company. The Manufacturing Engineer is responsible for promoting an environment of lean efficiency, continuous improvement and supporting strategic company goals.

Production Support

  • Support/ensure the maintenance of all equipment tooling, fixtures, hand tools and other tangible objects needed to manufacture products.
  • Ensure standard work is being established, followed and maintained.
  • Assists the Value Stream to support that production of the product is produced in a timely and cost effective manner and that the Value Stream is working to takt time.
  • Assist in developing and implementing formal preventive maintenance systems for all equipment.
  • Identify and procure tools and materials needed to perform all equipment preventive and corrective maintenance needs.
  • Assist in the installation and relocation of equipment.
  • Work with Value Stream functions to ensure that customer requirements are met, including delivery, lead time and quality.
  • Design and troubleshoot production equipment.
  • Evaluate existing manufacturing processes on an overall cost and efficiency basis.
  • Track key assets and forecast life expectancy.


  • Ensure continuous improvements take place.
  • Perform corrective actions related to safety, quality and work environment improvements.
  • Initiate recommendations on purchases of new equipment and improvements to plant property.
  • Responsible for upgrades of existing equipment.
  • Lead or support projects as needed

Team Member Development/Engagement

  • Assist in developing, implementing and maintaining training programs.
  • Support training system as required in standard work.
  • Serve as a resource on the manufacturing processes to answer team member questions or strive to obtain the required knowledge as needed.
  • Assist in the hiring process.
  • Assist in creating an atmosphere of trust and engagement.
  • Utilize coaching and mentoring to develop team members on a consistent basis to continually improve. Other duties as assigned.

Degree in engineering, business administration, or related major and 5+ years of engineering experience in the manufacturing industry desired. Managerial experience and understanding of the manufacturing processes in the Value Stream or experience with manufacturing based technology a plus. Six sigma green belt certification is desired. Pyromation offers an excellent compensation and benefit package. Salary is commensurate with experience/knowledge and/or degree.

Contact Information:
Send your resume along with salary requirements to:

Pyromation, Inc.
Attn: Human Resources
5211 Industrial Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46825
Fax: (260) 482-9240

Send e-mail resumes to: Human Resources (

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Note: all careers require drug screening

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