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Flowserve Corporation Quality Inspector Pumps in Pasadena, Texas

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!

Job Summary

The Quality Inspector partners with manufacturing operations to drive site-level quality improvement. This hands on roles supports our goal of Zero injuries, Zero defects, and Zero impact to the environment by working with our operations to teams to prevent scrap, rework, and other Cost Of Poor Quality (COPQ) at the source. As such, this position is the champion for our quality program at the site level. The Quality Inspector must have a passion for continuous improvement and be capable of collaboration with multiple departments documenting non-conformance to prevent quality events. The Quality Inspector must be prepared to escalate concerns to the appropriate party and always promote a culture of quality in a professional manner. The Quality Inspector will report directly to the QRC Manager but will work closely and in partnership with the Regional Quality Engineer. This position is located in the Pasadena facility.

Responsibilities & Requirements

  • Participate in daily start of shift meetings and accountability meetings by providing quality topics

  • Drive our Quality program and ensure non-conformances are recorded within the quality management system, Quality Quest

  • Use Quality Quest to identify focus areas

  • Support review and training of appliable policies with proper documentation

  • Guide production teams to properly disposition parts as good for use, needs repair, or scrap

  • Work side by side with direct manufacturing teams to ensure adherence to proper industry standard assembly and machining practices

  • Review repair routers to ensure adherence to router processes

  • Ensure each router is signed off as it moves through production

  • Create Inspection and Test Plans (ITPs) in partnership with Regional Quality Engineers, Project Engineers, and Project Coordinators/Managers

  • Lead continuous improvement efforts for safety and quality projects

  • Assist in developing and maintaining documentation KPI’s reporting.

  • Professional presence, especially when dealing with employees and visitors

  • Maintain our equipment calibration program

  • Support facility operation and maintenance checks

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years in machining, assembly/repair, quality control, or related field working with a quality management system within a Manufacturing environment.

  • Technical / Trade school or Associate degree (A. A.) is preferred, but not required

  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints, to include geometric dimensioning and tolerances

  • Able to operate in a matrix environment and lead without direct authority

  • Understanding of material planning and shop floor scheduling

  • Strong drive to make things happen and a strong “can do” attitude

  • Communicate and collaborate in a sometimes-stressful environment

  • Experience in fields related to rotating equipment repair or reliability is a plus

Skills and Capabilities

  • Self-motivated with an ability to work independently and make decisions on the spot

  • Strong written and oral communication skills with the ability to speak and communicate effectively with various audiences at the site level. Capacity to effectively share information and respond to questions from supervisors and managers at multiple levels of the organization

  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)

  • Demonstrated experience reviewing, interpreting, and communicating technical specifications

  • Capable of quickly establishing credibility, influencing constituencies, and persuading professionals at all levels.

  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced and changing work environment

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, in addition to interpersonal, teamwork skills

  • Strong drive to make things happen and a strong “can do” attitude

  • Demonstrate a desire for personal growth and career development

  • Knowledge of ISO standards

Req ID : R-3732

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