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Precision Assembler

Company: Flowserve
Location: Kingsport
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Job Description:

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:

The Precision Assembler will disassemble, clean, inspect, and reassemble pumps/rotating equipment during the repair process. This opportunity will be working on-site at a customer site (chemical company). The position is first shift (7am - 4pm), with a rotating on-call schedule. Our shop is always in motion with a steady flow of challenging work and a customer-focused crew.

Responsibilities & Requirements:

  • Use mechanical aptitude to disassemble, clean, and reassemble pumps/rotating equipment

  • Use hand tools, such as wrenches and mallets

  • Read blueprints and drawings accurately to assemble seals

  • Inspect and verify quality of finished work with precision measurement tools. Interpret data from optical flatness reports. Conduct air tests.

  • Enter data to track process steps, parts, materials, and time.

  • Follow all safety procedures, and wear required personal safety equipment.

  • Communicate clearly to peers and supervisors about jobs and issues.

  • Focus on improvement by participating in continuous improvement team activities.


  • 3+ years of general mechanical experience. One year of trade school and 2 years of general mechanical experience acceptable.

  • Able to read blueprints and shop drawings.

  • Able to use precision measuring tools, such as micrometers, calipers, and gauges.

  • Able to use various hand and machine tools.

  • Basic computer aptitude to learn data entry systems, and to use Microsoft Word and Outlook.

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

  • Able to work overtime and weekends as required on short notice.

  • Be able to stand for long periods of time, and frequently lift up to 25 lbs. Must have a full range of hand and upper-body motion to work with tools and parts.

Preferred Experience / Skills:

  • Must have good reading and listening skills to understand work instructions, safety procedures, and company policies. Must be able to clearly report and explain information to others.

Primary Posting Location: Kingsport, Tennessee US

Job Advertising Title: Precision Assembler

Keywords: Flowserve, Kingsport , Precision Assembler, Other , Kingsport, Tennessee

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