Flowserve Corporation Machinist in Fairfield, New Jersey

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 Description:

The Machinist will be responsible for setting up and machining parts and components for pumps on variety of machine in our pump shop. The machinist will need working knowledge of manual equipment such as of horizontal boring mills, vertical lathes, engine lathes, mills, grinders and drill presses ect. The machinist will need follows instruction from a router and machining procedures to perform the machining process, then uses of various inspection equipment to check dimensions and records the number on the appropriate print and inspection form related to the pump. Ensures all components are properly de-burred, cleaned and free from foreign material following our FME (Foreign Material Exclusion) procedures, and that all forms and documentation are completed prior to releasing the part from the machining department. This position reports to the Manufacturing Manager of our Fairfield, NJ, pump repair facility.

This is a 1st shift job. Standard working hours are 6:00 AM - 4:30 PM, weekly, with overtime as required.

The Machinist duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Working safely and helping colleagues work safely.

  • Complying with all Flowserve policies and procedures.

  • Follow pre-job brief and all check lists prior to machining a part.

  • Follows all routers and machining procedures

  • Machine parts using manual horizontal boring mills, vertical lathes, engine lathes, mills, grinders, and drill presses

  • Ability to work efficiently within fixed time windows for each machining process.

  • Ability to hold tolerances within .0005\"

  • Inspect parts using micrometers, gages, etc.

  • Fabricate tooling and hardware as a part of continuous improvement of the facility

  • Coordinate with sales, operations, engineers, and customers as necessary

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

  • Ability to machine a variety of metals such as 300 and 400 series stainless steels, Inconel 625 and 718, carbon steel, etc.

Position Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent.

  • 3 - 10 years of manual machining experience

  • Must have personal set of tools, micrometers, hand grinders, and roll-around tool box.

  • Able to stand for long periods.

  • Demonstrated attention to detail and process.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Excellent organizational skills, ability to work independently, able to problem solve and prioritize work assignments.

  • Must be able to work overtime hours including weekends and holidays, if needed.


Computer skills, including MS Office applications

Primary Posting Location:

Fairfield, New Jersey US

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