Kiln Set Up Technician

Superior Technical Ceramics is a leading materials technology provider specializing in advanced ceramic products for development and production programs.  Our St. Albans, Vermont campus features a state of the art processing equipment, ranging from automated presses to 5-axis machining centers, an advanced materials laboratory and specially designed facilities for industry leading OEMs.

The 160+ highly skilled employees bring together a range of scientific, engineering and manufacturing capabilities to provide leading solutions to the Aerospace, Industrial Process, Semiconductor, and Instrumentation Markets.
Kiln Set Up Technician
The Kiln Set Up Technician prepares product to be sintered in kilns and loads and unloads kilns as necessary.

  • High School education or equivalent work experience
  • Attention to detail, with the ability to follow precise instructions and procedures
  • Comfort level working with computers
  • Ability to work independently, and under the pressure of deadlines


  • Safely loads and unloads kilns, taking care not to chip parts.
  • Blows off parts and places them on refractory for sintering, ensuring that the proper sand, setter, and refractory is used.
  • Completes and maintains paperwork as needed for product flow and data entry.
  • Other duties as assigned, including but not limited to, performing a variety of other machining operations in any one of STC’s three production locations