Flowserve Corporation Production Supervisor (2nd Shift) in Lynchburg, Virginia

Company Overview:

Flowserve is the recognized world leader in supplying pumps, valves, seals, automation, and services to the power, oil, gas, chemical, and other industries. With more than 18,000 employees in more than 55 countries, we combine our global reach with a local presence.

Position Requirements:


  • Promote and enforce safety and environmental policies.

  • Embrace lean principles and processes – machine utilization and assembly cycle time reduction

  • Supervise assigned manufacturing operations to ensure tasks are completed in accordance with design drawings, process sheets and/or work instructions.

  • Able to train assigned team members in process optimization (i.e. machinists in part measurement, machining parameters, metal cutting process, and best machining practices)

  • Reduce the cost of non-conformance by fostering an environment of accountability and pride.

  • Consistently and fairly apply and enforce work rules and attendance/tardiness policy.

  • Identify, troubleshoot, and resolve production problems as to minimize the impact on customer satisfaction and attainment of performance objectives

  • Manage a high mix, small lot size, and engineered-to-order environment

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee. He/She will be required to follow any other instructions upon the request of his/her supervisor.


  • A demonstrated ability to drive performance improvements and cost savings.

  • 5 years’ experience in a supervisory or team leader role in a manufacturing or equivalent environment.

  • Strong proactive approach to safety, quality, delivery and cost. Ability to read component prints and routers.

  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing techniques.

  • Experience with problem solving techniques that occur during the manufacturing/assembly processes Innovative problem solver who is an action oriented self-starter.

  • Strong interpersonal, communication and conflict management skills.

Position Description:

  • Provide leadership and direction to assigned production area for 2nd shift.

  • Oversee production to meet safety, quality, delivery, and cost objectives.

  • Able to provide guidance in set-up and operation of CNC and manual machines and/or machined parts assembly.

  • Reduce cost of quality by fostering an environment of accountability and pride in workmanship.

  • Participate in and maintain improvement projects to enhance safety, improve quality, reduce the cost of non conformance, adopt lean principles and processes, and promote customer satisfaction (internal and external).


  • Previous operational experience with CNC and Manual machines.

  • BS/BA degree in Manufacturing/Industrial/Mechanical Engineering or equivalent education and experience.

  • Six-sigma background.

Job Posting/Business Card Title:

Production Supervisor (2nd Shift)

Primary Posting Location:

Lynchburg, Virginia US

Percentage of Approximate Travel Required:



United States of America

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Employment Type:

Full time

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