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Visit us at the Conference…

Visit us at the Conference…

This October, we’re off to Phoenix for GMRC 2023, one of the year’s most important natural gas industry events. We won’t be exhibiting this year, but  Stein Seal Industrial will be on hand and eager to discuss industry trends, developments and issues.

Most importantly, we will be there to connect and explore how our many  industry-leading innovations can increase your expectations of dry gas seals, bellows seals, face seals, bushing rings, and more. We hope to see you there.

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Wanted – Manufacturing Process Engineer

Wanted – Manufacturing Process Engineer

Stein Seal Company is a growing manufacturing company that services the commercial, and government aerospace industries, as well as the nuclear and power generation industries.  Stein Seal is seeking a skilled Manufacturing Engineer that will be responsible for supporting all manufacturing operations while driving continuous improvement using lean manufacturing principals.  This position will deal directly with all levels of manufacturing and is responsible for the job functions listed below.

Manufacturing Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical support and troubleshoot manufacturing issues
  • Develop highly capable manufacturing processes for new products
  • Revise existing processes to minimize risk
  • Design new fixturing and/or gages
  • Create 2D and 3D drawings (AutoCAD, Autodesk Inventor)
  • Oversee the verification of processes meeting the requirements of Engineering drawings
  • Actively participate in team-based problem solving and continuous improvement activities
  • Develop, evaluate, and implement employee suggestions and employee driven continuous improvement activities



  • Knowledge and experience with Lean manufacturing desired
  • Structured problem-solving skills
  • CAD experience, Autodesk desired
  • Understanding of Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing
  • Tolerance stack up analysis
  • An understanding of non-machining processes such as plating, coatings, welding and brazing
  • Understanding the complexities of 3, 4 and 5 axis CNC Machining
  • Effective communication and presentation skills
  • Manufacturing experience and/or machining experience desired
  • Excellent mechanical aptitude

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in either Manufacturing, Mechanical or Industrial Engineering and/or experience as a machinist
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in developing processes for the machining of various metallic or composite components

We have a clean shop with new machinery and work in accordance with the AS 9100 Quality Standard.


Call Donna at 215-256-0201 x242 to apply

We provide a competitive starting salary and a benefits package that includes a generous company-paid pension plan, 401(k), medical, dental, life, and disability income insurance. Applications and resumes will be kept on file for 90 days from their receipt. After that time, please apply again for any position of interest you may see listed with us. Stein Seal Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Stein Seal is an E-verify participant.

Wanted – Competitive Excellence Associate

Wanted – Competitive Excellence Associate

Stein Seal Company is a growing manufacturing company that services not only the commercial and government aerospace industries, but also the nuclear and power generation industries. Stein Seal is seeking a dedicated individual to assist the Competitive Excellence Engineering team.


  • Key Contributor in deployment and sustainment of plant wide 5S Visual Workplace Program
  • Key Contributor in deployment and sustainment of plant wide TPM Program
  • Support lean initiatives in all facets of the company to improve quality and reduce waste
  • Analyze historical Shop Floor Data to generate Time Standards that will be used by all.

Production Planning

  • Analyze Customer Demand to complete Capacity Analysis’
  • Develop and maintain PPAPs for Customers

Key Attributes:

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Advanced MS computing skills including: Excel (spreadsheet, pivot table, graphing), Word, and PowerPoint
  • Team-oriented; must be able to work with other Departments
  • Detail oriented
  • Agile and flexible enough to shift priorities or between tasks without losing momentum

Education and Experience:

2 years administrative experience compiling and analyzing data using Microsoft excel- ·              -Preferred: 2 years of experience in Continuous Improvement/Competitive Excellence in a Manufacturing setting.

  • Preferred: Lean/Six-Sigma Accreditation: Basics of Lean Manufacturing/Green Belt


We have a clean shop with new machinery and work in accordance with the AS 9100 Quality Standard.

We provide a competitive starting salary and a benefits package that includes a generous company-paid pension plan, 401(k), medical, dental, life, and disability income insurance. Applications and resumes will be kept on file for 90 days from their receipt. After that time, please apply again for any position of interest you may see listed with us. Stein Seal Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Stein Seal is an E-verify participant.


Contact Stein Seal HR @ 215-256-0201  x242

Wanted   Machinist – CNC

Wanted Machinist – CNC

Growing aircraft mechanical seal and engine component designer and manufacturer with recession proof products is looking to hire experienced machinists for the manufacture of our products. Applicants should have a good understanding of CNC machining and have a minimum of 2 years of experience. Our CNC machinery is typically fairly new and consists of lathes, mills and cylindrical grinders made by Haas, Okuma and Doosan. Our customers include Boeing, General Electric, Honeywell and Pratt & Whitney.

Typical products are a light weight, made of stainless steel and are 4 to 12 inches in diameter. Our supervisors are former machinists and are looking forward to providing you, our associates, with training on the manufacturing some of our components.

We occupy two modern manufacturing plants, one in Kulpsville, off the Lansdale exit of the Turnpike and the other in Telford, a short distance from the 309 exit. Both of these facilities are air conditioned. Machining help is needed for both our day and night shift operations.
Our facilities are clean and we operate under Lean principals. Benefits include pension, 401k and health and dental insurance.


Contact Stein Seal HR at 215-256-0201 x242

Wanted – Production Planner

Wanted – Production Planner

Growing Aerospace Company is seeking a Production Planner to manage a critical product line.
Job Description:
Convert customer demand into to an inventory/manufacturing plan to support on time delivery of products. Monitor and adjust need dates of WIP and purchased product. Issue Shop Orders for in house manufacturing, requisitions to purchasing for outside purchased product and materials. Balance inventory levels and maintain safety stock levels per policy and contractual agreements.
Applicant must be able to effectively communicate and Interface with customer daily. Ability to track and provide periodic milestones of projects status to customers. Problem solving, and computer skills are a must. Applicant should have at least an associates degree in business or equivalent education, 3-5 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment, ability to read blueprints and manufacturing instructions.
Stein Seal offers an excellent benefit package which includes: medical, dental, life insurance, short term disability, a 401(k) and a company paid Pension Plan. We are located just off the Lansdale Exit of the PA Turnpike. Stop by and complete an application or email your resume to
Call – Donna Broughan Human Resources Manager 215-256-0201 at extension 242
Wanted – Manufacturing Manager – Mexico

Wanted – Manufacturing Manager – Mexico

***This position is located in our Merida, Mexico Plant***



We have an immediate opening at our plaint in Merida, Mexico for a hands-on individual needed to supervise the manufacture of precision aircraft engine components. Applicants will be directing a supervisory staff of 8 as well as 160 employees production workers. Our plant has over 100 CNC machines and the workload has been growing at 20% per year. We have modern machinery including CNC mill-turn centers and CNC cylindrical grinders. We are located in sunny Merida Mexico, close to the Gulf.

Required: Extensive experience (10 years or more) in supervising a modern CNC machining organization. A degree in a technical field is desirable, but not a requirement.

  • Must speak and understand Spanish and English
  • Must be proficient in the programming of a variety of machine tools using Mastercam or other programming software.
  • Should have an understanding of the machining techniques needed to machine thin walled circular parts to exacting tolerances.
  • Must be able to direct staff and employees in the most efficient methods to produce finished components.
  • Should understand the quality requirements of our Aerospace customers and help to maintain our AS-9100 Quality Certifications.
  • Familiarity with AutoCad a plus
  • Duties include directing Manufacturing Engineering to develop part manufacturing processes to be as efficient as possible on our CNC machines.
  • A minimum of 10 years in the machining field, including some time operating CNC machines.
  • Experience in cylindrical grinding.
  • Must have a thorough understand geometric tolerancing and how it relates to the workpiece
  • Should have an understanding of aircraft quality requirements from a manufacturing point of view.
  • Should know the characteristics of various metals and some knowledge of heat treating components.
  • A background in Lean manufacturing including putting together machining cells and using mill-turn centers for maximum efficiency would be a plus.
  • Should be able to use Word, Excel and Powerpoint.
  • Good communication skills are a must.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Spanish (Required)
  • English (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location-Merida, Mexico (Relocation costs will be negotiable and discussed)

Job Type: Full-time

Contact –  Phil Stein 215-256-0201 x236 or

Wanted – Supplier Development Engineer

Wanted – Supplier Development Engineer

Individual with background in aerospace materials, heat treating of those materials and metallic coatings and plating needed to work full time with Purchasing, Engineering, Manufacturing, and Quality Engineering groups to ensure that the supplier and the related purchased components or services meet specifications and requirements. Understand quality systems and special process approvals for major aerospace customers.
Some overnight travel is required to visit regional suppliers as part of the auditing and qualification process for new or existing suppliers. Individual must be detail oriented and have good computer skills.

– Monitor the cost, quality and lead time of suppliers and vendors to assure efficient supply chain function, and re-source programs as needed to improve metrics.
– Onboard and manage suppliers for special process sourcing, such as Heat Treat, Thermal Spray, Plating, and Non-Destructive Testing
– Flow customer specifications and drawing requirements to supplier to ensure purchased components meet customer needs.
– Builds relationships with supplier to ensure that purchase components meet specifications.
– Communicate with vendors regularly to address any concerns and foster an environment that facilitates continual improvement in working relationships.
– Provide technical support to incoming quality inspection, regarding purchased and customer supplied components. Develop and/or improve inspection method and sampling plans.
– Manage supplier returns and work with engineering on process improvements.

– BS degree in Engineering or Technical related field or relevant experience.
– Basic Understanding of Quality Systems
– Strong verbal and written communication skills
Stein Seal designs and manufactures mechanical seals specific to all the major aircraft gas turbine manufacturers and is expanding its product lines to better serve our customers. We offer competitive salary, medical and dental insurance, pension and 401K retirement programs as well as other standard benefits.

Contact Stein Seal at 215-256-0201 or



+1 215-256-0201


1500 Industrial Boulevard 

KulpsvillePA 19443-0316



+1 215-256-0201

Stein Seal Company
P.O. Box 316
1500 Industrial Blvd.
Kulpsville, PA 19443-0316 U.S.A.