Flowserve Corporation Field Service Technician - Valves in Pasadena, Texas
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!
Flowserve is a world-leading manufacturer and aftermarket service provider of comprehensive flow control systems. Driven by our Purpose, we are committed to building a more sustainable future to make the world better for everyone. With more than 16,000 employees in more than 50 countries, we combine our global reach with local presence. We support more than 10,000 customers worldwide, creating products to meet the needs of our customers who are supplying energy, fresh water, pharmaceuticals and other essentials to consumers, businesses and governments globally.
Join a company where the people challenge themselves to approach each situation with ingenuity and creativity to help provide our customers with the most innovative flow control products and services. You will be part of a team known for its industry-leading talent, unparalleled portfolio, and unmatched commitment to customer success. Flowserve’s culture promotes recognition and rewards creativity, hard work, and commitment. We invite you to put your talents and career in motion at Flowserve.
The Field Service Technician installs, commissions, monitors, troubleshoots, and repairs Flowserve’s pumps, seals, and other equipment across industries such as oil and gas, chemical, nuclear, coal, and wastewater industries, depending on the customer engagement.
In this challenging position the Field Service Technician (FST) provides real-time technical support to our customers, and provides recommendations for repairs, upgrades, and replacement equipment. The FST is actively engaged in troubleshooting problems and implementing solutions onsite at nearby customer facilities.
Our Field Service Technician team is the face of Flowserve, and we count on them to deliver a world-class service to our customers, creating a lasting competitive advantage for our products and services.
1st Shift position
Make direct, in-person service calls in response to customer requests.
Assess mechanical problems and take actions to resolve promptly.
Work side-by-side with our customer’s personnel, and lead work crews as required.
Oversee the full cycle of repair: disassembly, cleaning, inspection, repair, and assembly.
Ensure that equipment is installed successfully and on schedule.
Check equipment prior to start-up and assess start-up performance.
Monitor the maintenance and performance of Flowserve equipment.
Train customers in the proper procedures for operating and maintaining Flowserve products.
Collaborate effectively with the supporting organizations of Flowserve, including the repair centers, customer service, and sales engineering.
Maintain and submit organized, accurate records, including daily reports, jobs quoted, jobs performed, and time and materials charged.
Knowledgeable about the industrial applications and operations of pumps, valves, seals, actuators, and mechanical equipment.
Proven ability to correctly read and interpret blueprints, engineering drawings, and schematics
Must be a self-starter with good follow-through, capable of working independently with little supervision.
An active driver’s license with a good driving record is essential to the role.
Physical activity is required, including frequent lifting up to 50 pounds / 25kg, ascending/descending ladders and staircases, and climbing and reaching in, under, and around large equipment, often outside year-round.
Communicate by word and actions Flowserve’s values for ethics, safety, and quality
Other duties as assigned.
Professional certifications in this field.
Ability to work collaboratively with unfamiliar teams.
HS Diploma / GED and 3-5 years relevant experience
Experience with installing mechanical equipment.
Experience with repairing pump equipment, installing mechanical seals, changing seal faces/gaskets/O rings.
Capable in Outlook, Word, and Excel
Excellent communication skills.
Good organizational skills.
Flowserve offers competitive pay, annual bonuses, medical benefits on day 1, generous paid vacation time, paid holidays, 401(k) and many other excellent benefits!
Req ID : R-6337
Job Family Group : Operations
Job Family : OP Field Service
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