Intervala Names David Link to Lead Quality Organization

East Pittsburgh, Pa., August 9, 2017 – Intervala, LLC, a full-service manufacturer of high-reliability, precision electronic and electromechanical products, announced today that David Link has joined the Company as quality manager. Link leads Intervala’s quality organization and is responsible for ensuring that products manufactured by the Company meet all necessary quality and regulatory standards before they reach the customer. He directs the Company’s quality management system and quality assurance programs.

Link has 25 years of professional quality management experience in the manufacturing arena, including an extensive background providing and leading quality, regulatory, and risk management solutions for companies that produce and distribute Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-registered medical devices (i.e., medical devices intended for use in the United States that are registered with the FDA).

Link joined Intervala from Omnicell, Inc., where as manager of quality engineering he oversaw lifecycle quality for the firm’s products and materials. He previously was employed as manager of quality assurance for Philips Electronics NV, Respironics Healthcare Division. Prior to that, he served as director of quality assurance for Pilkington Aerospace, Inc., now part of GKN plc. Link holds an MBA with emphasis in finance and strategy for operations management from the Simon Business School – University of Rochester, and earned a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from The Pennsylvania State University.

About Intervala

At Intervala, we create customized, intelligent solutions for each customer’s unique requirements. We are a full-service manufacturer of high-reliability, precision electronic and electromechanical products for companies in industrial, medical, transportation, and other technology-driven markets. Customers choose Intervala because we understand their complex product and service needs. Our team draws on decades of experience to bring a fresh approach to problem-solving, combining turnkey manufacturing capabilities and engineering, materials management, and global fulfillment services to deliver smart, innovative solutions. Total customer satisfaction is the cornerstone of our business. To learn more about Intervala, visit www.intervala.com. 

Colleen Clements
Intervala Named Exclusive Manufacturer of TIAMA Inspection Machines in the Americas

East Pittsburgh, Pa., July 26, 2017 – Intervala, LLC, a full-service manufacturer of high-reliability, precision electronic and electromechanical products, announced today that it has reached a multiyear, multimillion dollar agreement with new customer TIAMA AMERICAS to manufacture glass container inspection machines. Intervala will be the exclusive manufacturer of the machines in the Americas and will produce them at its East Pittsburgh, Pa., facility.

Intervala will manufacture the numerous electronic, electrical, and mechanical components required for this high-tech equipment, then assemble them into fully operational machines for TIAMA. Manufacturers of glass bottles, jars, and vials use the proprietary TIAMA inspection technology to detect defects in the containers before they are shipped to the user.

“This exclusive agreement with TIAMA AMERICAS is a significant milestone for Intervala,” said Teresa Huber, president and chief executive officer. “We are honored to be chosen as TIAMA’s first manufacturing partner in the Americas and pleased to expand our customer base to include this global leader. Our work with TIAMA is an excellent fit with Intervala’s niche of manufacturing complex electronic and electromechanical products that must operate reliably in the most demanding conditions.”

About TIAMA AMERICAS

TIAMA AMERICAS, based in Maumee, Ohio, is the American subsidiary of TIAMA, the world leader in providing inspection and quality control solutions for the glass packaging industry. TIAMA is headquartered in Vourles, France.

About Intervala

At Intervala, we create customized, intelligent solutions for each customer’s unique requirements. We are a full-service manufacturer of high-reliability, precision electronic and electromechanical products for companies in industrial, medical, transportation, and other technology-driven markets. Customers choose Intervala because we understand their complex product and service needs. Our team draws on decades of experience to bring a fresh approach to problem-solving, combining turnkey manufacturing capabilities and engineering, materials management, and global fulfillment services to deliver smart, innovative solutions. Total customer satisfaction is the cornerstone of our business. To learn more about Intervala, visit http://www.intervala.com.

Colleen Clements
Intervala’s Support of Manufacturing Innovation Challenge Featured in New Video

Intervala is included in a new video presentation that shows how schools, businesses, and organizations in the Greater Pittsburgh Region are teaming up to generate a passion for manufacturing careers among students. In the video, Program Manager Chance Turner describes how Intervala’s support of the Manufacturing Innovation Challenge gives high school students the opportunity to solve real-world manufacturing problems. The video was produced by Remake Learning, a professional network of educators and innovators working together to shape the future of teaching and learning in the region.

Colleen Clements
Connect with Intervala on June 7 at Virtual Job Fair

Connect with Intervala on June 7, 11:00 to 3:00 ET, at the Virtual Hire Up Job Fair sponsored by the Pittsburgh Tech Council! Register NOW for this online chat and check out Intervala’s virtual information booth from the comfort of your home, office, smartphone, or tablet.

We’re hiring for a variety of positions, including manufacturing quality engineers, program managers, senior buyer–mechanical, PCB assemblers, electronics technicians, and machine operators–3rd shift. You’ll be able to live chat directly with an Intervala recruiter during the event. Please join us!

You may also view our open positions at www.intervala.com/careers.

Intervala Hiring for Summer Production Positions

Intervala has an immediate need for enthusiastic summer workers to help our production team in the Pittsburgh metro area! We’re looking for candidates who are interested in joining our team of Assemblers and Material Handlers. No direct work experience is required; training will be provided. Applicants must be at least 18 years old or possess a high school diploma or GED equivalent. Please apply by visiting www.intervala.com/careers to submit your resume or fill out an application. We look forward to hearing from you!

Colleen Clements