BoulderRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Boulder jobs

Field Service Technician

Company: Flowserve Corporation
Location: Boulder
Posted on: November 18, 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 Mechanical Field Service Technician troubleshoots and repairs Flowserve's pumps and equipment for our customers in industries such as oil and gas, chemical, nuclear, coal, and wastewater industries. This challenging position requires an experienced mechanic who can provide confident expertise in the face of operational problems.The Field Service Tech will repair and install equipment, oversee start-up, conduct maintenance, and monitor the performance of our products at our customers' locations. While the Tech may be the only Flowserve representative on site, the Tech can call upon the resources of Flowserve's Field Service Team to ensure that our products are operating at peak performance. Flowserve counts on the Field Service Tech to be an indispensable resource to our customers, creating a lasting competitive advantage for our products and services.Responsibilities & Requirements:Responsibilities:

  • Make direct, in-person service calls in response to customer requests.
  • Assess mechanical problems and take actions to resolve promptly
  • Work side-by-side with our customer's personnel, and lead work crews as required
  • Oversee the full cycle of repair: disassembly, cleaning, inspection, repair, and assembly
  • Ensure that equipment is installed successfully and on schedule.
  • Check equipment prior to start-up and assess start-up performance
  • Monitor the maintenance and performance of Flowserve equipment
  • Train customers in the proper procedures for operating and maintaining Flowserve products
  • Collaborate with Flowserve Sales Engineers to ensure a coordinated approach to serving our customers
  • Collaborate effectively with the supporting organizations of Flowserve, including the repair centers, customer service, and sales engineering
  • Maintain organized, accurate, timely records, including daily reports, jobs quoted, jobs performed, and time and materials charged
  • Communicate by word and actions Flowserve's values for ethics, safety, and quality
  • Must be able to travel 90% of the time with frequent overnight stays required
  • Must have an active driver's license with a good driving record; will drive company truck
  • Physical activity is required, including frequent lifting up to 50 pounds, ascending/descending ladders and staircases, and climbing and reaching in, under, and around large equipment, often outside year-round.Requirements:
    • High School diploma or GED equivalent.
    • Five or more years of experience in mechanical field service, specifically repairing pumps
    • Skilled in the repair of large, high-end, single-stage and multi-stage pumps; laser alignment, rigging, and pump seals.
    • Experienced in removing and installing pump bases (epoxy grout, including pressure grout)
    • Knowledgeable about the industrial applications and operations of pumps
    • Must be a self-starter with good follow-through, capable of working independently with little supervision
    • Experienced in successfully leading work crews
    • Able to explain mechanical problems, and articulate the thinking behind recommendations.
    • Must be good at solving problems with other people
    • Able to remain calm and even-tempered in the face of challenges, demands, and deadlines
    • Excellent ability to read and interpret blueprints, engineering drawings, and schematics
    • Capable in Outlook, Word and Excel
    • Skilled at writing clear, concise emails with a professional tonePreferred Experience / Skills:Preferred:
      • Field Machining experience a plusPrimary Posting Location: Broomfield, Colorado USJob Advertising Title: Field Service TechnicianJob Posting Category: OperationsEmployment Type: Full timeCountry: United StatesAuto req ID: 52256BRFlowserve is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, gender, disability or protected veteran status. Click here to learn more. Flowserve will also not discriminate against an applicant or employee for inquiring about, discussing or disclosing their pay or, in certain circumstances, the pay of their co-workers Click here to learn more.If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access as result of your disability. You can request a reasonable accommodation by sending an e-mail to In order to quickly respond to your request, please use the words "Accommodation Request" as your subject line of your email. For more information, read the Accessibility Process.

Keywords: Flowserve Corporation, Boulder , Field Service Technician, IT / Software / Systems , Boulder, Colorado

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Colorado jobs by following @recnetCO on Twitter!

Boulder RSS job feeds