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Flowserve Corporation Pump Repair Mechanic in Ridgefield, Washington

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!

Flowserve Corporation is a multinational company, and one of the largest suppliers of industrial and environmental machinery such as pumps, valves, end face mechanical seals, automation, and services to the power, oil, gas, chemical and other industries.

Flowserve offers competitive pay, annual bonuses, medical benefits on day 1, generous paid vacation time, paid holidays, pension plan, 401(k) and many other excellent benefits.

Job Summary

The Pump Repair Mechanic is a senior level assembly position with extensive knowledge and experience with a diverse range of rotating equipment including, but not limited to, BBx, OHx, vertical pumps, small compressors, and other high energy pumps. The Pump Repair Mechanic will work with team leads to execute work as provided on work instructions, routers, drawings, and checklists. The Pump Repair Mechanic can independently select and use inspection equipment to check dimensions of all critical components during the assembly and repair process. Ensures all components are properly cleaned and free from foreign material following our FME (Foreign Material Exclusion) procedures. Ensures all forms and documentation is complete with photos as required. The Pump Repair Mechanic will paint, install all tagging, and prep the pump prior to shipment to the customer.

This is a First Shift role, Monday through Friday from 7 am to 3:30 pm. The location is Vancouver, Washington.

Responsibilities :

  • Work safely while helping colleagues work safely and utilizing Stop Work Authority when appropriate

  • Follow pre-job brief and checklists prior to assembly

  • Repair and assemble BBx, OHx, Vertical Pumps, API pumps, ANSI pumps, Vacuum pumps, and other specialized high energy rotating equipment

  • Accurately set up and read precision measuring instruments such as micrometers, dial indicators, calipers, and other gauges

  • Utilize torches (and other heat sources) and liquid nitrogen properly and safely in the assembly process

  • Follow all routers and assembly procedures needed to accurately repair and assemble rotating equipment

  • Willing to provide input on router and work process improvement

  • Interface with production planners and customers to discuss the condition of all critical pump components when necessary

  • Lead and participate in Pre-Job briefs with team leads and peers to understand job expectations

  • Inspect and verify quality of finished and in-process work with precision measurement tools (i.e. micrometers, dial indicators, calipers, etc.)

  • Clearly document critical or indicated fits and dimensions in decimal form on checklists and inspection documents – including taking photos as needed

  • Run balance machine to proper balance rotating components and assemblies

  • Paint, tag, and prep the pump prior to shipment to the customer.

  • Conduct low pressure air tests and high-pressure hydrostatic tests

  • Communicate clearly to peers and supervisors any related job issues

  • Utilize cranes, lifting devices, and fork trucks

  • Comply with all Flowserve policies and procedures, specifically around time and attendance, safety, and productivity


  • Prior experience working the fast-paced and unpredictable environment around repair services.

  • Significant experience with the proper and safe use of various common power and hand tools needed to assemble rotating equipment

  • Able to read and interpret prints, shop drawings, assembly checklists, and other written work instructions

  • Basic computer aptitude to learn data entry systems as well as Microsoft Word and Outlook

  • Must be able to effectively communicate job status and support handovers from shift to shift

  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time and lift up to 25 pounds with a full range of hand and upper-body motion to work with tools and parts.

  • Experience working in a cross-functional, diverse, and responsive team

  • Demonstrated attention to detail and processes

  • Must show a customer-service mindset for on-time delivery and quality workmanship

  • Ability to work independently, problem solve, and prioritize work assignments with support from Team Lead and Supervisor

  • Must be able and willing to work overtime hours including weekends and holidays when dictated by customer emergencies and business needs

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

Preferred Qualifications :

  • High school diploma or equivalent is preferred

  • Rotating equipment repair experience, particularly pumps, is preferred.

  • Knowledge of service environment activities including DCI, machining, assembly, test, and field service for rotating equipment.

  • Must own set of personal SAE hand tools and measurement instruments (micrometers, dial indicators, calipers, etc.) and a roll-around toolbox

The pay range for this role is from $28.47 to $42.73 USD Hourly.

Req ID : R-4680

Job Family Group : Operations

Job Family : OP Repair Mechanic

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