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Headquartered in Orangeburg, South Carolina, Zeus is the world leader in the design and production of high-performance fluoropolymer tubing used in demanding applications. Zeus products and services are preferred by companies in the medical, electrical, fluid handling and mechanical markets. Founded in 1966 by Frank P. Tourville, Sr., the company remains privately held with over 1,000 employees. The company has global locations in North America, Europe, and Asia.

  • Posted on: 05.20.15
    Orangeburg, SC

    General Summary:

    This is an entry-level inside sales position. Associates in this position perform a wide array of sales functions under the supervision of the respective sales management personnel.

    Principal duties and responsibilities:

    • Account Maintenance Including:
    • Troubleshoot/resolve customer complaints and issues
    • Follow-up on late orders
    • Develop/review price quotes (with appropriate approval)
    • Monitor open order status
    • Conduct account follow-up calls
    • Develop and submit daily sales report
    • Coordinate on-site sales calls with outside sales representatives
    • Conduct sales “cold calls” on prospective new customers
    • Develop and distribute customer feedback reports
    • Determine appropriate shipping methods
    • Adjust shipping dates and production priorities (with prior supervisory approval)
    • Reduce/change pricing on non-standard or new products (with prior approval)
    • Issue return authorizations (with prior approval)
    • Issue non-standard restocking fees (with prior approval)
    • Change open order quantities (with prior approval)
    • Complete any other duties as assigned

    New Account / Product Generation

    • Provide background market research on new markets and materials
    • Lead follow up
    • Conduct cold calls
    • Generate new business at existing accounts
    • Seek out new avenues for Zeus products
    • Attempt to expand Zeus market share
    • Complete any other duties as assigned
    • Performance Standards:
    • Complete a minimum of 40 sales “cold calls” each week
    • Maintain returns and allowance at, or below 0 monthly
    • Sales system activity rating maintained at approximately 100% monthly average
    • Number of new customers to exceed 3 monthly
    • Attend weekly sales training sessions during normal operating hours
    • Obtain prior supervisory/managerial approval on all predefined accountabilities

    Knowledge, skills, and abilities required: 

    4 year bachelor degree and 1-2 years prior sales or marketing experience.

  • Posted on: 05.15.15
    Orangeburg, SC

    General Summary: 

    The position will support both finance and operations by being involved in the cost accounting systems and processes, as well as the monthly cost of goods sold and inventory reporting.

    Principle duties and responsibilities:

    • Assist with the month-end close of the general ledger
    • Reconciliation of the monthly physical inventory
    • Prepare month-end plant level financial reporting package
    • Prepare quarterly financial review packet
    • Assists in the quarterly and year-end inventory audits
    • Analyze actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs.
    • Analyzes and prepares weekly manufacturing variance report
    • Assists with loading annual standard cost update into Oracle
    • Review purchase price variance reports on a weekly basis for raw material cost updates
    • Support Cost Accounting Manager  with any ad hoc requests/reports
    • Provide support to plant management for any inventory, job costing analysis and cost estimations

    Knowledge, skills, and abilities required:

    • At least 4 years accounting experience in a manufacturing environment
    • A solid understanding of cost accounting/analysis
    • Exercises judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results
    • Detail oriented
    • ERP systems experience:  Oracle experience a plus
    • Proficient in Microsoft Excel:  Power Point Experience a plus
    • BS degree in Accounting or Finance, MBA desirable
  • Posted on: 05.05.15
    Orangeburg, SC

    General Summary:

     
    Responsible for supporting computer systems to adequately serve the needs of the company. Provides desktop support to computer users across all functional areas of the company. Evaluates, installs and tests software and hardware.  Installs equipment including PCs, printers and scanners. Determines and implements ways to incorporate existing or new technologies into the office and manufacturing areas.
     

    Principle duties and responsibilities: 

    • New equipment deployment and desktop computing support.
    • Develop systems documentation, such as network diagrams, installation/configuration documents and release notes.
    • Assist in implementing configuration management programs and policies.
    • Troubleshoot and debug problems found in the production and non-production environments.
    • Assist in managing the corporate production systems including the following: Windows Server, Active Directory, MS Exchange, DNS services, spam filters, intrusion detection systems, and VMWare servers.
    • Automate systems monitoring tasks using standard monitoring tools.
    • Server hardware provisioning including configuration and deployment.
    • Data backup management, scheduling and reporting for data center systems.
    • Assists with, and provides backup support for the Help Desk function within MIS.

    Knowledge, skills, and abilities required: 

    Associates degree in Information Systems or other technical discipline
  • Posted on: 04.15.15
    Aiken, SC

    General Summary:

    Assures control of the product while being produced on the machines as well as final inspection prior to shipment.

    Principle duties and responsibilities:

    • The ability to carry out oral and written instructions along with the ability to adapt to different situations.
    • Must have the ability to acquire a thorough knowledge of all testing and measuring devices.
    • Must be able to sit for extended periods, walk extensively, and produce a high quality product.

    Knowledge, skills, and abilities required:

    • The employee must have the ability to perform inspection functions such as visual inspection to detect cosmetic defects and color differentiation of products.
    • Attendance and punctuality are essential functions of this position. Any unscheduled absence or tardy will have a negative impact on our ability to meet our production objectives.
    • Physical aspects of the job are defined on the Physical Demands Analysis located in HR.


    Disclaimer statement:

    Job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties and/or knowledge, skills, and abilities required, but a description of the job’s most important elements.  Nothing in this description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time

  • Posted on: 03.27.15
    Aiken, SC

    Principle duties and responsibilities:

    Repairs, maintains, installs and tests machines, works on plumbing, does electrical and HVAC work, and minor construction work as necessary. Performs routine and preventive maintenance to keep equipment running and in good condition.  Performs various safety inspections and abatements.

    • Observes safety rules and regulations.
    • Follows preventative maintenance checklists, inspects belts, checks fluid levels, replaces filters and worn parts, lubricates moving parts, and keeps records.
    • Plans repairs, consults blueprints, electrical schematics, and ladder diagrams, flow schematics and parts catalog. 

    Knowledge, skills, and abilities required:

    • Ability to carry out oral and written instructions.
    • Ability to adapt to different situations.
    • Work in a team or alone as the particular job/situation requires.
    • Be able to lift, push, pull, and/or stand for sustained periods. 
    • Must have basic mathematical skills and be able to read and write legibly, and keep written records, as required.
    • Must supply own tools and toolbox.
    • Be able to work in temperatures ranging from 30°F to 100°F, and work inside and outside, year round.
    • Be able to lift up to 75 pounds. 
    • Be able to reach overhead with no difficulties.
    • Ability to diagnose problems quickly and solve promptly.
    • Be able to work in confined and restricted spaces.
    • Attendance and punctuality are essential functions of this position. Any unscheduled absence or tardy will have a negative impact on our ability to meet our production objectives.
    • Physical aspects of the job are defined on the Physical Demands Analysis located in HR.

    Previous experience in industrial maintenance required. Graduate of either a standard high school or vocational school. Completion of either a two-year electrician training program, electrical technology, manufacturing technology, engineering technology or related program, or any equivalent combination of experience and training.  Have thorough knowledge of the standard practices, tools and equipment used in the general industrial maintenance trade.  Good knowledge of the principles of operation of all types of AC, DC, and SERVO controls and operation of electric motors and controllers, and of mechanical and electrical repair of machinery.  PLC and electronic experience beneficial. Experience and/or solid understanding of hydraulic and pneumatic systems preferred, but not required. Good knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions.  Have the ability to adapt available tools and repair parts to specific problems. Skill in the use and care of hand, power and basic machine tools.

    Disclaimer statement:

    Job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties and/or knowledge, skills, and abilities required, but a description of the job’s most important elements.  Nothing in this description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.