Flowserve Corporation Inspector in Kalamazoo, Michigan

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:

This is a 2nd shift position. Performing various tasks within the Inspection Cell while maintaining a team atmosphere with an emphasis on cross-training.

Job duties include:

Primary functions include the inspection of both manufactured and purchased parts to required specifications and standards using various measuring equipment.

Exhibit behavior that contributes toward an environment that encourages team building, decision making, problem-solving and continuous improvement.

Adhere to safe work habits, rules and practices,including the correct use of safety devices and equipment; maintain a clean and orderly work place to include preventative machine maintenance.

Responsible for quality of work performed; work efficiently and to required specifications with minimal supervision.

Additional duties as assigned by team leader and/or team adviser

The candidate selected will work on first shift (7:00AM-3:30PM) for training (up to 6 months) and then move into a second shift position (3:30PM-12:00AM). Must have flexibility in work hours (shift) and willing to work overtime.

Position Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent

1 year of experience machining metal or machining metal inspection experience

Must have strong computer experience, specifically with Excel

Must have demonstrated ability to use measuring equipment such as calipers, micrometers, dial indicators, and height stands.

Must demonstrated ability to read and interpret drawings for machined parts and complex assemblies.

Good communication/interpersonal skills.

Strong self-motivation and work ethics.

Must be able to operate and maneuver around machinery safely to protect yourself and coworkers.

Must be able to perform all physical requirements of the position. Lifting devices/aids will be provided for heavier objects.


Previous related experience is preferred.

Primary Posting Location:

Kalamazoo, Michigan US

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Full time

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