Flowserve Corporation Machinist (2nd Shift) in Lynchburg, Virginia

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 Description:


  • Sets up and operates CNC and/or manual machines including but not limited to vertical machining centers, horizontal machining centers, lathes, mills, drill presses, saws, grinders, and gear cutting equipment.

  • Work from complicated component drawings, routers, and/or verbal instructions to produce parts that meet specifications.

  • Measure and inspect parts to verify that they are acceptable.

  • Must possess practical metal cutting knowledge to make sound decisions in fabricating parts.


  • Maintain Quality Control based off the internal policies and procedures also complying to the ISO 9001:2015 Standards.

  • Set up and adjustment equipment as needed to product acceptable parts.

  • Operates the machines to perform machining in accordance with design drawings, sketches and oral instructions using basic shop math.

  • Uses supplied and personal measuring devices for checking components for conformity to previous instructions.

  • Assists in training of other machinists as needed.

  • Works with a minimum of supervision.

  • Maintains assigned equipment and complies with preventative maintenance activities where applicable.

  • Performs assignments maintaining a safe, clean, and organized work area as well as any other areas directly affected.

  • Plans and lays-out work from design drawings, sketches and oral instructions.

  • Uses basic shop math and has a working knowledge of trigonometry for figuring various angles, radius’, lengths, and other dimensional aspects of a part.

  • Sets-up and adjusts any machine for a variety of short run or production runs to machine any type of component.

  • Uses supplied and personal measuring devices for checking components for conformity to previous instructions.

  • Be an active participant in safety first culture, completing all training, and providing open and honest feedback about safety needs, safety observations, near misses and opportunities for improvement in the safety culture at the facility.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee. He/She will be required to follow any other instructions upon the request of his/her supervisor.

Position Requirements:

  • 2+ years relevant machining experience within the last 10 years or successfully completed and passed machining classes in Machine Shop Practices I – II – III and IV, Metals / Heat Treatment and Numerical Control.

  • Experienced in use of inspection and measuring devices such as calipers, micrometers (OD, ID, depth) and telescope gauges.

  • Ability to read component prints and routers.

  • Basic math skills.


  • Computer proficiency.

  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing techniques (6 Sigma).

  • Familiarity with a variety of machining and assembly processes.

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Job Posting/Business Card Title:

Machinist (2nd Shift)

Primary Posting Location:

Lynchburg, Virginia US

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Employment Type:

Full time

Relocation Eligible:



United States

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