Flowserve Corporation CAD Drafter/ Test Technician in Temecula, California

Company Overview:

Flowserve is the recognized world leader in supplying pumps, valves, seals, automation, and services to the power, oil, gas, chemical, and other industries. With more than 18,000 employees in more than 55 countries, we combine our global reach with a local presence.

Position Requirements:

· A.S. in Industrial Design or Engineering Graphics with 2 years of drafting experience; or a minimum of 5 years of design drafting work experience in lieu of the degree

· Skilled with Autodesk Inventor and AutoCAD Mechanical. A high expertise in SOLIDWORKS, Pro/Engineer (Creo Parametric) or other similar software may be acceptable as a base to transition to Autodesk Inventor)

· Proficiency in Microsoft Office software required

· Ability to read and interpret assembly drawings, component manufacturing drawings, and piping instrumentation diagrams required

· Demonstrated mechanical aptitude with a desire to learn and work as a Test Technician

· Machining training or experience, and/or mechanical training or experience, especially in rotating equipment, mechanical seals, API Piping Plans, is highly valued

· Must be detail oriented, with a personal commitment to quality workmanship

· Demonstrated ability to collaborate and problem-solve with others

· Must have communication skills and a professional approach that contribute to team analysis, problem-solving, and collaboration

· Must be organized, with a track record of prioritizing multiple projects and meeting deadlines for both short-term and long-term lab tests

· The lab is physically demanding: must be able to stand for long periods of time, have full range of movement, hand dexterity, ability to push and lift, and occasionally lift up to 50 pounds

Position Description:

Flowserve in Temecula CA has a unique opportunity for a hands-on CAD Designer & Test Technician in our Research & Development Lab for mechanical seals technologies. The CAD Designer will prepare drawings based on engineering design, as well drawings personally created to support the fabrication of test support systems. The CAD Designer will step away from the computer to support all aspects of test lab work, including test construction and test operations. Flowserve Temecula designs and manufactures mechanical seals and welded metal bellows used in heavy industrial settings. This R&D Team is one of Flowserve’s seven global R&D Teams, and the team’s work impacts the entire Company. The job duties include:

· Create, update, and maintain drawings in Autodesk Inventor and AutoCAD Mechanical

· Apply knowledge of our products, drawing tools, and drawing systems to contribute fully to daily operations and the resolution of technical issues

· Design and fabricate test and test support systems, including pressure vessels and structural components

· Collaborate with R&D engineers and the Lab Test team regarding drawings, test plans, and delivery goals

· Specify fittings, fixtures, and other materials to support test programs

· Troubleshoot and maintain test lab systems, including tester plumbing and hydraulic fluid power systems, high precision measurement systems, and support equipment such as air compressors

Job Posting/Business Card Title:

CAD Drafter/ Test Technician

Primary Posting Location:

Temecula, California US

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Job Posting Category:



United States of America

Employment Type:

Full time

Relocation Eligible:



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