Flowserve Corporation Precision Assembler-Control Valve in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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:

Position Summary

Assemble control valves of all types including the operation or all assembly tools and equipment and performance of all test requirements. (Basic pneumatic tools supplied by Flowserve FCD).

Job Duties: This section describes the principle responsibilities of the position


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· Know and understand all SPP’s and maintenance bulletins that pertain to all valves required to be assembled in this position.

· Proper installation of valve accessories; perform testing where capable skills have been developed.

· Resolve/trouble shoot issues within assembly



Participate in CIP activities as asked/needed and comply with all Flowserve policies and procedures



This position requires a general depth of knowledge of all valve assemblies.



May be required to train other employee’s on valve assemblies and testing.



Willing to learn and move to other assembly areas as asked or needed. Willing to work overtime as required.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; stand, reach with hands, and arms; and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to walk; sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is regularly required to lift up to 10 pounds, frequently required to lift up to 50 pounds and occasionally required to lift more than 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less), distance vision (clear vision at 20 feet or more), and depth perception (three-dimensional vision, ability to judge distances and spatial relationships).

Work Environment:

This position regularly requires exposure to moving mechanical parts and occasionally requires exposure to fumes or airborne particles and the risk of electrical shock. Typical noise levels for the work environment of this job are loud.

Position Requirements:

Qualifications (List all qualifications necessary and/or advantageous)

Education Preferred:

One year certificate from college or technical school; or three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Essential Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:


Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.


Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, percent and to convert one type of measurement into another.


Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.


Know SPP’s and have skills sufficient to understand what is required to build a valve when reading a valve performance sheet. Be able to visually identify parts kitted on a cart for accuracy/recognize and initiate BOM corrections as needed. Assemble, correctly torque, bend and install tubing and accessories correctly. Interpret all diagnostics meanings and graphs. Be proficient with all Flowserve required programs, Flowstar, Fast Test, Valsight…

Complete all required paperwork (SPP-817), special cleaning requirements, special testing. PMI etc. Work under minimal supervision. Participate in the on call rotation. Complete field service calls, fill out all paperwork correctly, be able to communicate with customers in a professional way that represents Flowserve.

Understand and interpret schematics such as lock up systems, fail in place systems, QE (quick exhaust) etc.…

Be willing to travel to customer sites in and out of the state to complete the task at hand responsibly.


Beneficial Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Experience with Control Valves

Have a complete set of hand and pneumatic tools and understand blue prints and schematics.

Job Posting/Business Card Title:

Precision Assembler-Control Valve

Primary Posting Location:

Baton Rouge, Louisiana US

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Employment Type:

Full time

Relocation Eligible:



United States

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