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Precision Assembler

Kingsport, Tennessee
Job Type
9 Sep 2022

Company Overview:

If a culture of excellence, innovation and ownership is what you're searching for, consider putting your experience in motion at Flowserve. As an individual contributor, or as a leader of people, your enterprise mindset will ensure Flowserve's position as the global standard in comprehensive flow control solutions. Here, your opportunity for professional development and industry leading rewards will be supported by our foundational commitments to the values of people first, integrity and safety. Thinking beyond opportunity and reward, at Flowserve, we are inspired by working together to create extraordinary flow control solutions to make the world better for everyone!

Roles & Responsibilities:

Work safely while helping colleagues work safely and utilizing Stop Work Authority when appropriate

Follow pre-job brief and checklists prior to machining a part

Use mechanical aptitude to repair and assemble rotating equipment

Experience with the proper and safe use of various common power and hand tools needed to assemble rotating equipment

Follow all routers and assembly procedures needed to accurately repair and assemble rotating equipment

Inspect and verify quality of finished work with precision measurement tools (i.e. micrometers, dial indicators, calipers, etc.)

Conduct low pressure air tests and high pressure hydrostatic tests

Communicate clearly to peers and supervisors any related job issues

Ability to work efficiently within fixed time windows for each manufacturing process

Experience in reading prints and drawings

Willingness to work with local team on developing new tools and hardware as part of on-going Continuous Improvement projects within the facility

Exhibit behavior that encourages teambuilding, decision making, problem solving, and continuous improvements

Utilize cranes, lifting devices, and fork trucks

Comply with all Flowserve policies and procedures; specifically around time and attendance, safety, and productivity

Core Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent

3+ years of general mechanical experience. Certification of Trade school training may be accepted in lieu of experience

Must own or be willing to quickly procure set of personal SAE hand tools and measurement instruments (micrometers, dial indicators, calipers, etc.) and a roll-around toolbox

Able to read and interpret prints, shop drawings, assembly checklists, and other written work instructions

Accurately set up and read precision measuring instruments such as micrometers, dial indicators, calipers, and other gauges

Basic computer aptitude to learn data entry systems as well as Microsoft Word and Outlook

Proficient verbal and written communication skills in English and able to effectively understand work instructions, safety procedures, and company policies.

Must be able to effectively communicate job status and support handovers from shift to shift

Must be able to stand for long periods of time and lift up to 25 pounds with a full range of hand and upper-body motion to work with tools and parts.

Experience working in a cross-functional, diverse, and responsive team

Skills and Capabilities

Demonstrated attention to detail and processes

Excellent organizational skills

Must show a customer-service mindset for on-time delivery and quality workmanship

Ability to work independently, problem solve, and prioritize work assignments with support from Team Lead and Supervisor

Must be able and willing to work overtime hours including weekends and holidays when dictated by customer emergencies and business needs

Knowledge of service environment activities including DCI, machining, assembly, test, and field service for rotating equipment.

Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced and changing work environment

Prior experience working the fast-paced and unpredictable environment around repair services.

Strong drive to make things happen and a strong can do attitude

Demonstrate a desire for personal growth and career development

Req ID : R-641

EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans. Flowserve will also not discriminate against an applicant or employee for inquiring about, discussing or disclosing their pay or, in certain circumstances, the pay of their co-workers. Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

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  • Job Reference: 707691313-2
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Flowserve Corporation
  • Location: Kingsport, Tennessee
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent