Employment

Employment Opportunities

We work around the globe to drive the semiconductor, TCF, aerospace and related industries to new frontiers. Our collaborative culture is shared internationally between our offices in the USA, Korea, and China, while preserving the original local feel that all started in Ventura, California. 

Our employees invest in Valex with unified goals to solve challenges, drive advancements, and promote growth.  We invest in our employees by offering competitive benefits and excellent opportunities.  Together, we succeed.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to upholding a nondiscriminatory workplace, as described by the Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) and preserving your privacy as outlined in the California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA).  Click to learn more about employees’ rights and OFCCP compliance.  Click to learn more about Valex and Reliance’s commitment to CPRA compliance.

Employment Opportunities By Location

Click on a location below to show available opportunities.

Buyer-Planner
Ventura, CA

Valex Corp is searching for a Buyer-Planner to join our Planning Department. You will use ERP software to plan and schedule distributed products, to conduct daily reviews of sales and distribution requirements, and to enter and maintain ERP planning data. You will manage the purchasing cycle of key items and will maintain stock levels accordingly. You will also coordinate with the Sales Department to provide on-time delivery of Sales Orders.


The successful candidate will have at least two years of production planning experience in a distributed products environment, two years of experience using ERP software, effective verbal and written communication skills (in English), good computer knowledge (including MS Excel and MS Word), and a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent. Bachelor's degree in a related field preferred.

The pay range for this non-exempt position is $25 - $28 per hour (annual equivalent is $52,000 - $58,240 at 40 hours per week.) depending on experience.

APPLY

Applications Programmer I
Ventura, CA

Valex Corp is hiring an Applications Programmer I to join its IT team in Ventura, CA. Your primary duty  will be to program in Visual Studio HTML, Java, ASPX, and .Net.


You must have two years experience programming in the languages mentioned above.

This is a non-exempt position and the hourly pay range is $33.65/hr to $38.46/hr. $2,000 sign-on bonus payable after successful completion of probationary period.

APPLY

Accounting Manager
Ventura, CA

Valex Corp is looking for an Accounting Manager to join its team in Ventura, CA. Key responsibilities will include, but are not be limited to, the following: oversee the month-end close process, including journal entry preparation and review, account reconciliation and variance analysis; oversee inter-company transactions including monthly reconciliation and eliminators; inventory roll-forward including cost, manufacturing, and inventory analysis; monthly production of consolidated financial statements and related reporting; hire, train, direct, review, and discipline all direct-reports, including A/R, A/P, and Accountants.


The successful candidate will have a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance plus 5+ years' experience in a similar role. Experience in a multi-location manufacturing environment is a plus. You must also have strong knowledge of month-end close processes and GAAP accounting, inter-company transactions and inventory reconciliations, advanced Excel skills and experience with ERP software (preferably QAD). You must also have strong attention to detail, the ability to prioritize in a fast-paced environment, good verbal and written communication skills and be able to function well in a team environment.

The salary for this position is $120K+ per year DOE.

APPLY

Senior Accountant
Ventura, CA

Valex Corp is looking for a Senior Accountant to join its accounting team in Ventura, CA. Duties include, but are not limited to, the following: perform month-end closing procedures for Valex's domestic and foreign operations, assist with preparation of financial statements in accordance with GAAP, and assist in preparation of monthly management reports and accompanying schedules. The areas of responsibility for this position include accounts receivable, fixed assets, bank reconciliations, and SOX internal control testing.


The successful candidate will meet or exceed the following qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related field, 3+ years of directly related work experience in a public/private company, thorough understanding of GAAP and SOX internal controls, able to handle multiple projects simultaneously in a deadline driven environment, proven analytical and accounting skills, solid written and verbal communication skills, able to work independently and as part of a team, able to take on new tasks with a higher degree of difficulty without issue, and experience working with an ERP system (preferably QAD).

This is an exempt position with a starting salary of $80K+ depending on experience. Please indicate your pay requirement when submitting your resume.

APPLY

Sales Project Assistant
Ventura, CA

Valex Corp is looking for a Sales Project Assistant to join it Sales team in Ventura, CA. The primary duties for the position include data entry, maintaining spreadsheets for shipment tracking, and generating quality documentation packets for project shipments.


The successful candidate will be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook. They must also have great written and verbal communication skills, organizational skills, and good attention to detail. Prior experience in a sales/shipping environment is a plus.

This is an hourly, non-exempt position and the pay range is $20-$22/hr depending on experience.

APPLY

Manufacturing Engineer I
Ventura, CA

Valex Corp is looking for a Manufacturing Engineer I to join its Engineering team in Ventura, CA. Key responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, identification, evaluation, design, and implementation of cost-effective and safe manufacturing processes and equipment. You will also assist in identifying and implementing manufacturing productivity improvements, provide technical support to operations and quality departments as required, and participate in other projects as assigned.


The successful candidate for this position will have a Bachelor's Degree in an Engineering discipline plus 4 years' experience or 8+ years' applicable experience. Your experience must include completing engineering projects from design to implementation.You must be computer literate (including computer-aided drafting) and have effective verbal and written communication skills. Must be able to work in the USA without sponsorship.

This is an exempt position with a salary range between $70,000 and $85,000 per year depending on experience.

APPLY

Manufacturing Engineer III
Ventura, CA

Valex Corp is looking for a Manufacturing Engineer III to join its Engineering team in Ventura, CA. Key responsibilities for the position include, but are not limited to, identification, evaluation, design, and implementation of cost-effective and safe manufacturing processes and equipment. You will also be responsible for manufacturing productivity improvements, providing technical support to operations and quality departments as needed, drive continuous improvement initiatives, analyze production processes, schedules, methods, and other data and then provide management with reports containing the data and statistics to enable management to better understand future requirements needed for the manufacturing process. You will lead major manufacturing engineering projects and look to identify opportunities to utilize lean manufacturing principles where possible.

The successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering discipline plus 4 years’ of applicable experience, or 8+ years’ of applicable experience. Your experience must include completing engineering projects from design to implementation. You must be computer literate (including computer-aided drafting) and have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Must be able to work in the USA without sponsorship.

This is an exempt position with a salary range between $90,000 and $115,000 per year depending on experience.

APPLY

Facilities Manager
Ventura, CA

Valex Corp is looking for a Facilities Manager to lead it's team of facilities personnel, including maintenance mechanics, electronic technicians, janitor(s), wastewater handler(s), etc in our Ventura, CA location. Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: development and implementation a comprehensive preventative maintenance program for all production equipment and supporting infrastructure; scheduling and oversight of routine maintenance activities ensuring minimal downtime and maximum operational efficiency; utilization of a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) to track and manage maintenance work orders, asset history, and inventory; completion of special projects as assigned; and support other foreign and domestic locations (some travel required). You will also collaborate with the Safety team to establish and enforce safety protocols, ensuring compliance with industry regulations and company policies.


The successful candidate will have a Bachelor's degree in Facilities Management, Engineering, or another related field. You must have proven experience in facilities management, preferably in a manufacturing environment. You must have a strong knowledge of safety regulations, building codes, and environmental compliance. You must have excellent organizational and project management skills, and must have strong written and verbal communication skills and good interpersonal skills.

This is a regular, exempt position with a salary range of $100k/yr - $140K/yr depending on experience.

APPLY

Quality Engineer
Ventura, CA

Valex Corp is currently looking for an experienced Quality Engineer to join our Quality Department at our global headquarters in Ventura, CA. Some of the key responsibilities for the position include the following: read and interpret engineering drawings and review blueprints and specifications, use the latest drawing and QCIP to perform dimensional and visual inspections, document non-conforming material reports, create quality control inspection plans, lead and conduct internal audits, write work instructions and train quality inspectors, conduct root cause analysis and correction action, collect test samples and coordinate 3rd party test samples, input material test reports from suppliers, ensure all measuring devices and gauges are calibrated correctly, and all other duties as assigned.


Qualifications for this position include the following: B.A. or B.S. in the field of Engineering or Mathematics plus 2+ years of applicable work experience, or some college and 6+ years of directly related work experience; direct knowledge of ISO 9001:2015 System and Internal Audit; strong knowledge in mechanical engineering disciplines and metrology (GD&T); good mathematical skills; ability to work in a high-volume and fast-paced environment that is based on continuous improvement and team collaboration; and experience in stainless steel products, ASTM and ASME tubing/piping is a plus.

This is an exempt position with a starting salary range of $65K/yr - $80K/yr depending on experience.

APPLY

Tube Cutting Operator 1
Round Rock, TX

The Tube Cutter is responsible for the following:

Works in highly specialized manufacturing area to. Performs close tolerance cutting Determine tool type and set machines for proper speed, feed, and coolant flow to optimize machine.

Inspect and replace machine consumables and evaluate operation to certify performance is adequate.

Comply with safety and environmental guidelines, policies, and regulations.

Work as a team member to aid others in encouraging and maintaining departmental standards including quality and on-time delivery goals.

Perform a variety of complicated tasks, as required.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

The following criteria describe the physical requirements of the Tube Cutting:

Required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch; and talk or hear.

Regularly required to stand. must occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds.

STANDARDS OF PERFORMANCE

The following criteria are used to evaluate the position of Tube Cutting:

Maintain a rejection rate of 3% or below.

Effective and efficient utilization of equipment, and resources.

Manufacture product that meets customer requirements and expectations. Including in-process inspection to verify prior operation work.

Record and track daily operations.

Timely, professional, and accurate service to internal customers.

CORE COMPETENCE

Determine tool wear and perform tool changes as well as calculate tool offsets. Typically, must maintain dimensional tolerances less than or equal to +/- .005.

Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide using whole numbers and decimals, and apply concepts of trigonometry.

Interpret blueprints, sketches, and drawings to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work pieces.

Working knowledge of print reading (knowledge of GD&T preferred.)

Basic PC skills for manufacturing.

Working knowledge of 6S and lean principles.

Ability to communicate effectively with other employees read, write, and comprehend simple instructions.

Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment.

Ability to use various inspections tools: calipers, protractor, height gage, etc.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

High School diploma preferred; and/or equivalent.

0-2 years of tube cutting experience.

APPLY

Production Polisher
Round Rock, TX

Valex is seeking for a Production Polisher to join the team.

The Polisher derives his/her authority from the Production Supervisor. The Polisher has sufficient authority to exercise the responsibilities and perform the duties assigned by the Production Supervisor.

RESPONSIBILITIES

The Polisher is responsible for the following:

Polish material/parts to correct defects or to prepare surfaces for further finishing, using hand and power tools.

Apply pressure to polish while making sure dimensions stay the same.

Responsible for wearing all personal protective equipment (safety glasses, earplugs, face mask, etc.).

Inspect and replace machine consumables and evaluate operation to certify performance is adequate. 

Collaborate with engineering / machining to design and use holding fixtures and attachments to benefit machines. 

Comply with safety and environmental guidelines, policies, and regulations.

Work as a team member to aid others in encouraging and maintaining departmental standards including quality and on-time delivery goals.

Perform a variety of complicated tasks, as required.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

The following criteria describe the physical requirements of the Polisher:

Required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch; and talk or hear.

Regularly required to stand and must occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds.

CORE COMPETENCE

Knowledge of surface finish texture symbols. 

Knowledge of stainless-steel weld cleaning brush.

Interpret blueprints, sketches, and drawings to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work pieces.

Working knowledge of print reading (knowledge of GD&T preferred.)
Basic PC skills for manufacturing.  

Working knowledge of 6S and lean principles.

Ability to communicate effectively with other employees read, write, and comprehend simple instructions. 

Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment.

Ability to use various inspections tools: calipers, protractor, height gage, etc. 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

High School diploma preferred; and/or equivalent.

1 year related experience in material polishing. 

APPLY

General Manager
Round Rock, TX

This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to join Valex, whose name is as old as the industry itself, as the site leader of our state-of-the-art weldment facility in Round Rock, Texas.  We are looking for a bona fide leader to take our team to the next level! The GM derives his/her authority from the President.  The GM has sufficient authority to perform the assigned responsibilities within the policies and guidelines set forth by the Company.

RESPONSIBILITIES

The GM has full P&L (Profit & Loss) responsibility and direct oversight of the following departments (may grow/shrink as business evolves):

All Daily Operations of VTXW
Safety (Environmental, health and safety)
Quality
Operations
Facilities
Human Resources
Purchasing
Production
Planning
Warehouse & Inventory
Engineering
IT (“dotted line” managerial responsibility)
Accounting (“dotted line” managerial responsibility)
Sales and estimation (“dotted line” managerial responsibility)


Strictly enforce the Company’s (Governmental, Reliance & Valex Corp.) Safety Policy and ensure safety and environmental compliance.

Ensure that Quality Assurance and Quality Control systems are established in accordance with Valex Corp., customer, and market standards (expectations, requirements).

Manage the day-to-day business/operational responsibilities.

Embrace CIO (Continuous Improvement Opportunity, aka Voice of the Employees) and foster a vibrant, open, and happy workplace and culture.

Represent VTXW in front of Valex Corp., Reliance, customers, and suppliers.

Enforce, maintain, and “stay ahead” (avoid delinquency) of federal, state, and local requirements.

Meet/exceed annual Reliance/Valex Corp compliance requirements such as cycle count, ERP controls, inventory turns, material variance, and more.

Develop, coach, guide, and mentor direct reports.

Identify, measure, maintain, and improve Key Performance Indicators (KPI).

Monthly P&L review with Finance Team and VP of Operations (or President).

Must be able to write, present, and speak in front of key stakeholder such as City, Reliance, Valex Corp Executive leadership, all employee meeting, customers, suppliers .

Valex Corp is a multinational company, you will be required to travel of up to 20% globally and domestically as needed.

Site level ownership of the Business Continuity and ERRP (Emergency Response and Recovery Plan).

The following criteria are used to evaluate the position of GM:

Safety Metrics: TRIR- total recordable injury rate, Safety related CIOs, near misses, days injury free, etc).

Quality Metrics: Internal, external rejection rate, customer related non-conformance, NMR (Non-conforming material board review).

Delivery Metrics:  On-time delivery, factory capacity management, and lead time (internal and external customers).

Cost Metrics: P&L related metrics (Revenue, margins, cost of goods sold, overhead, burden, capital expenditure, etc).

Employee feedbacks, employee surveys, etc.

Capital expenditure and return on asset (ROA).

Assist and work with Valex Corp. accounting team for accurate and timely reporting of the financials .

Cleanliness and appearance of equipment, building, and property, implement and maintain 6S “Customer Ready” facility.

Efficiency in production as defined by speed of flow, high first-pass yield of products, and reduction of rework.

Effectiveness of preventive maintenance as evidenced by equipment up-time.

Feedback from other Valex and Reliance stakeholders .


        REQUIREMENTS

Minimum 5 years of experience in the semiconductor industry.

Bachelor’s Degree.  Masters Degree is a plus.  For qualified candidates only, Bachelors can be supplanted with 10 or more years of experience in the semiconductor weldment industry.

Lean Six Sigma Black Belt (Master black belt) is a plus.




APPLY

Maintenance Mechanic III
Georgetown, TX

Valex is looking for a Maintenance Mechanic 3 to join our newest location Georgetown, TX.
The Maintenance Mechanic “3” position derives his/her authority from the Facilities Supervisor and is directly accountable to him/her.

The primary duties in this role with minimal supervision, guidance, direction, or instruction, the Maintenance Mechanic “3” will perform the following duties within his or her areas of expertise.

Troubleshoot problems in complex electro-mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment; then recommend and effect the appropriate repair.

Remove, disassemble, repair, and reassemble components, sub-assemblies, and assemblies.

Install complex electro-mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic machines and equipment.

Fabricate metal frameworks by welding as well as using standard industrial fasteners.

Fabricate tubing and piping systems in various materials, including PVC, CPVC, stainless steel, copper, and flexible materials.  Use various connection methods including welding, soldering, pipe threads, and other flanged, ferruled, and gasketed methods.

Fabricate sheet metal duct work and assemblies.

Determine appropriate wire size, design conduit runs, bend and form conduit, pull wires, install electrical panels, fixtures, breakers, relays.

Install, test, repair, and modify machinery and equipment.

Research vendor literature, determine appropriate part numbers and quantities required, and prepare purchase requisitions to acquire parts for effecting repairs and preventive maintenance.

Test fire sprinkler system.

Test, repair, and modify telephone system.

Test, repair, and modify alarm system.

Replace bulbs and ballasts.

Install and repair office furniture, including partition walls.

Install and repair locks.

Perform routine preventive maintenance.

Perform painting, carpentry, and drywall projects.

Move furniture, materials, and equipment.

Maintain a clean and safe work area.

Safely utilize hand tools, portable power tools, and fixed shop power tools.

Train less-skilled personnel.

Run errands as directed by supervisor or departmental manager using a company vehicle.

Perform other tasks as requested by management.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

High school diploma.

Read, write, and speak English.

Supply own trade tools and tool box.

Four years experience as a Maintenance Mechanic.

Valid driver’s license and good driving record.

Strong familiarity with codes, standards, and accepted practices within the areas of expertise.

Ability to read and interpret complicated plans and drawing within the areas of expertise.

The Maintenance Mechanic “3” must demonstrate a high level of competency in at least four of the following trade skills:

plumbing
electrical
welding
sheet metal fabrication
mechanical repair
HVAC
architectural modification and repair (painting, carpentry, drywall, etc.)

APPLY

IT Support Analyst
Georgetown, TX


Valex is currently looking for an IT Systems Analyst to join our newest location in Georgetown, TX.
The IT Systems Analyst derives his/her authority from the IS Manager or senior IT management. The IT Systems Analyst has sufficient authority to perform the assigned responsibilities and duties within the policies and guidelines set by the IS Manager or senior IT management.

RESPONSIBILITIES

The Information Systems Analyst is responsible for the following:

Maintain system access and security according to policy and procedures.

Troubleshoot all system related problems.

Manage and maintain total operation of the computer system. Update as required to minimize cost and obtain maximum utility.

Evaluate business systems for suitability for business operations. Consult users to determine software use requirement, and research hardware applicability. Document systems, and create work instructions.

Determine business needs thru hardware/software determination. Diagnose, analyze, solve computer hardware and software issues. Negotiate contracts with outside consultants.

Assist in test and development of business systems and applications,

DUTIES

The duties of the Information Systems Analyst include, but are not limited to, the following:

Review all requests for computer equipment.

Manage the operation of the computer systems. Ensure proper training of all personnel using the computer and ensure an adequate security system is in place.

Enforce Company policies and guidelines.

Create policies and procedures, which relate to the efficiency of the Information Systems Department.

Install and maintain software and hardware.

Document system configurations.

Support user base through "Help Desk".

Solve day-to-day issues that arise within policies of RSAC and Valex, and prioritize according to best judgment of business needs.

Perform other such duties as are assigned superior.

STANDARDS OF PERFORMANCE

The following criteria are used to evaluate the position of Information Systems Analyst:

Demonstrated quality of workmanship, service, and support.

Demonstrated ability to meet task due dates.

Demonstrated ability to create new and improved methods of completing work and utilizing equipment.

Effectiveness of communication skills.

Management of system security according to procedure.

Timely, professional, and accurate sewice to internal customers.

MINIMIJM QUALIFICATIONS

BS in computer Science or equivalent.

Minimum 2 years in MS Office and Windows Environment and/or RedHat Linux OS.

Minimum 5 years experience in current computer operating and communication systems.

Strong PC knowledge and experience.

Good organizational and communication skills.

APPLY
Where Employee's are Valued!

Privacy Policy

Your privacy is critical to us. Likewise, we have built up this Policy with the end goal you should see how we gather, utilize, impart and reveal and make utilization of individual data. The following blueprints our privacy policy.

  • Before or at the time of collecting personal information, we will identify the purposes for which information is being collected.
  • We will gather and utilization of individual data singularly with the target of satisfying those reasons indicated by us and for other good purposes, unless we get the assent of the individual concerned or as required by law.
  • We will just hold individual data the length of essential for the satisfaction of those reasons.
  • We will gather individual data by legal and reasonable means and, where fitting, with the information or assent of the individual concerned.
  • Personal information ought to be important to the reasons for which it is to be utilized, and, to the degree essential for those reasons, ought to be exact, finished, and updated.
  • We will protect individual data by security shields against misfortune or burglary, and also unapproved access, divulgence, duplicating, use or alteration.
  • We will promptly provide customers with access to our policies and procedures for the administration of individual data.


  • We are focused on leading our business as per these standards with a specific end goal to guarantee that the privacy of individual data is secure and maintained.

    Diversity & Inclusion Policy

    Valex Diversity Policy   |   Valex Diversity Report