Flowserve Corporation Applications Engineer M/F in Dakar, Senegal

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.


  • Mechanical, Hydraulic Engineering degree or similar

  • Minimum 2-3 years of experience in a similar role is desired but not essential. Prior experience in multinational environment preferred. Experience in engineering department or maintenance could also be valuable if willing to work in a both technical and client oriented environnement.

  • Knowledge of hydraulic selections for centrifugal pumps is highly valued

  • Customer service focused, flexible and adaptable to change

  • Motivation and enthusiasm to start a career within Flowserve

  • Strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills

  • Fluency in written and spoken French and English are essential

  • Familiar with most common office PC software, show skills to assimilate user knowledge for front office PC based software.

  • Comply with Company Policies and procedures and maintain company image.

  • Openness to limited travels

Position Requirements:

The main duties are:

  • Support Sales team including attendance to customer meetings for proposal clarification

  • Interact with Flowserve departments and factories to support the quotation and order fulfillment process

  • Evaluate the risk and get proper alignment within the organization before submitting the proposal

  • Complete Engineering/Contract review of Purchase Order (PO) prior to introduction in the system

  • Clarify with customer any unclear or inaccurate information on the PO in a prompt manner

  • Ensure proposals are loaded into the system and the information is up to date

  • Work with Sales and Business Developers to identify business opportunities

  • Respect the rules for safety and the environment

  • Comply with Company Policies

Position Description:

We are looking for an Applications Engineer to be located in our Dakar Senegal Sales Office and to provide technical-commercial support to Flowserve Customers. The selected candidate will be responsible for preparing technical and commercial proposals related to pumps and vacuum systems for different industries including Water, Power, Chemical, Oil & Gas and other industries. This role involves all Customer facing activities connected with the order acquisition and order fulfillment process including proposal, development, specification, scope review and pricing analysis.

Job Posting/Business Card Title:

Applications Engineer M/F

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Primary Posting Location:

Dakar, SN

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Employment Type:

Full time

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