Flowserve Corporation Precision Assembler & Painter (2nd Shift) in Raleigh, North Carolina

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:


  • Remove visible dirt, grit oil, grease and other foreign matter from valve product parts, prior to assembly.

  • Verify parts per bill of material and drawings. Assemble parts in proper sequence, as specified in the drawings or method specifications.

  • Disassemble valve products to repair or replace defective materials or worn parts and make other repairs, as necessary. Usually under the direct supervisor of lead person or experienced co-worker.

  • Detect and report faulty equipment operation, defective materials and other unusual conditions to proper supervision.

  • Ability to lift at least 50 lbs. Frequent lifting and moving of parts. Requires use of a torque wrench. The size of the valve/part will determine whether two people are required to tighten down a part using a torque wrench. (250 lbs – 2000 lbs, pulling) Repeatedly pushing, pulling and twisting.

  • Select and mount proper adapters in test equipment and make adjustments to assure adequate seating of valve product. Perform hydrostatic shell and seat tests following test procedures. Operate, torque and lubricate valve products as required. Visually inspect for leakage during tests (test pressures 60 – 16, 000 psi).

  • Frequently apply primer and finish coatings to the exterior of valve products and parts using spray equipment. Mix coatings and apply, adhering to coating procedures to assure proper coating thickness. Visually inspect for runs or other defects, touch-up coating according to specification.

  • Assist in complicated or unusual assembly and test operation under the supervision of lead or experience assembler.

  • Requires the use of judgment to plan, perform and to make decisions as to the sequence of set-ups operations or standard methods and procedures.


  • Experience operating machinery

  • Mechanical aptitude

  • Experience using overhead cranes and forklifts

  • Ability to convert metric measurement to U.S. specifications

  • Ability to use measuring devises including micrometers, tape measure, etc.

  • Experience working in a precision machining environment

  • Previous painting experience a plus

Position Requirements:

  • Must possess mechanical aptitude including converting metric measurement to US specifications

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time

  • Must be punctual and have excellent attendance

  • Excellent communication skills in both verbally and written.

  • Ability to follow written procedures and execute as written.

Job Posting/Business Card Title:

Precision Assembler & Painter (2nd Shift)

Primary Posting Location:

Raleigh, North Carolina US

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United States of America

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Employment Type:

Full time

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