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Flowserve Corporation Supervisor, Engineering in Port Arthur, 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!

At Flowserve, working on global infrastructure projects is just another day at the office but it takes the brains & imagination of our more than 15,000 employees to get the job done right. If the solution exists, we’ll find it. If it doesn’t, we’ll create it. Experience, leadership, & creativity are the tools we use to turn an idea into a solution. Together, we enable the world.

The LCA Execution team is comprised of On-Site Applications Engineers (AEs) who provide reliability and maintenance solutions for rotating equipment at our customer facilities. The LCA Supervisor leads, manages and coaches AEs in problem solving, root cause analysis and process improvement while enabling cross-functional collaboration to ensure positive customer experience and achieve organizational objectives.

Roles & Responsibilities Section


  • Build AEs skill in defining customer requirements for Order Entry, Repair Work Scopes, Reports, and other correspondence

  • Exhibits effective product knowledge, training, and presentation skills

  • Drives a customer-centric, collaborative culture

  • Performance manages AEs including coaching & development

  • Has working knowledge of people management legal requirements

Engineering Tools/Techniques

  • Builds AEs capability with engineering skills & software

  • Recognizes negotiating situations & leverages appropriate personnel as needed

  • Supports AEs with creation of proposals & correspondence through use of available technology

  • Ensures AEs have fundamental competency with measuring equipment

Reliability Improvement & Solutions

  • Ensures AEs establish a consistent program approach to equipment issues at customer site

  • Guides AEs in skill building on the root cause analysis process

  • Coaches AEs in utilizing the failure mode identification process to solve problems & justify recommended improvements

  • Ensures that AEs have the capability required to deliver well constructed solutions to address equipment issues

Project Management

  • Applies basic understanding of financial drivers for project work

  • Develops SMART goals for individuals, projects, & accounts

  • Manages team effectively toward meeting project goals & objectives


  • Ensures AEs have understanding of product & service portfolio for their assigned areas

  • Instructs AEs and customers on operating principles along with language of industry & equipment

  • Displays knowledge & coaches AEs on design requirements/applications & competitive marketplace

Program Continuous Improvement

  • Drives the use of quality management procedures and continuous improvement of tools/processes

  • Enforces all legal requirements (SOX, Export Compliance, Contract T&C Conditions, FCPA, etc)

  • Fosters an environment for continual self development

Education & Experience Required

  • BS in Engineering

  • Can meet both FLS & customer safety, health, & physical requirements

  • Working knowledge in manufacturing processes, engineering concepts, rotating equipment, and financial management

  • Skills needed: Communication, Problem-Solving, Interpersonal, Customer Service, Conflict Management, Time Management, & Project Management

  • Demonstrated leadership capability to organize and lead teams

  • Experience with LifeCycle Advantage program and technical leadership preferred

  • Strong PC Knowledge (Microsoft Suite; Flowstar.net)

  • Travel up to 30%

Req ID : R-1364

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