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Flowserve Corporation General Machinist Apprentice in Guelph, Canada

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!

Role Summary:

Flowserve is looking for a General Machinist Apprentice to work on a variety of manual and CNC machines to produce high quality parts for the pump industry. This is role at our air-conditioned, clean, well-organized Manufacturing facility in Guelph Ontario.

The hours are two weeks on day shift 7:00AM -3:30PM (Monday-Friday) then rotate to afternoon shift for two weeks 3:30PM-2:00AM (Monday -Thursday). Training will be on day shift.

Flowserve is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, gender, disability or protected veteran status. Our business practices strive to ensure that all of our policies and procedures are consistent with the core principles outlined in the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Flowserve welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Responsibilities & Requirements:


  • Machine new parts and repairs to Flowserve and customer specifications in a timely manner with minimum or no errors while ensuring safe and organized working environment at all times

  • Manufacture quality product with zero defects on a consistent basis

  • Operate machine shop equipment efficiently

  • Manufacture or repair product on time as defined by the production schedule

  • Continuous Improvement (CIP)

  • Consistently demonstrate behaviors that promote facility enhancement and improvement

  • Acquire training for all machines as needed

  • Run all machinery in the shop

  • Always maintain clean and organized work areas

  • Maintain all tooling and machinery for efficient and safe operation

  • Perform regular machinery and equipment maintenance in the shop

  • Document all maintenance performed

  • Ensure all personal measuring equipment is calibrated and documented as per the requirements of our Quality program.

  • Assist in maintaining internal equipment calibrations and documenting as required in both the shop and field

  • Complete a final inspection on all parts, stamp heat codes and part numbers in both the shop and field.

  • Adhere to all Safety Procedures & Policy

  • Complete all Pure Safety and other safety training as required

  • Complete a final inspection on all parts, mark heat codes and part numbers

  • Work to achieve company production goals on time delivery objectives

  • Adhere to and maintain quality work practices, qualifications, and procedures

  • Responsible for maintaining a safe workplace through proper housekeeping, use tools and equipment safety and complying with Flowserve applicable Safety, Health, and Environment standards, policy, rules and procedures

  • Ensure equipment maintenance program is carried out

  • Will work in all areas as workload requires


  • High school diploma or GED equivalent required

  • Candidates with apprenticeship will be given preference

  • Some skill in using precision measuring instruments, such as Micrometers, Verniers, Bore Gauges, Pressure Gauges, Meters, Dial Indicators, Rulers and Depth Gauges

  • Must be willing to demonstrate a track record of reliable, dependable work ethic with a personal commitment to quality workmanship

  • Show an attention to detail, a respect for processes & instructions customer-service, and be results-oriented mindset at all times

  • Standing for long times required, full range of movement required, frequent lifting with occasional lifting up to 50 pounds

  • Must be able to work overtime and weekends as required on short notice

  • Basic computer skills - Word / Excel Must be flexible to work in all areas as workload requires

Preferred Experience / Skills:

  • Minimal experience in Manual and/or CNC machining

  • Rigging

  • A personal set of machinist tools and roll-around toolbox (some tools provided)

Job Advertising Title: General Machinist Apprentice

Primary Posting Location: Guelph, Canada

Job Posting Category: Operations

Employment Type: Full time

Auto req ID: 51637BR

Country: Canada

Flowserve is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, gender, disability or protected veteran status. Click here to learn more. 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 Click here to learn more.

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