Flowserve Corporation Supervisor, Engineering in Lynchburg, Virginia

Company Overview

Position Description

General Summary:

This position is primarily responsible for maintenance and support of existing motorized actuators and manual gear actuators. This position has daily interface with the Manufacturing, Sales, Service, Quality Assurance departments and works on a variety of assignments from order engineering to design enhancements.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Supervise 3-10 staff and senior level engineers incorporating items below

  • Process production orders for the mentioned product lines

  • Perform design modifications to existing components for cost reduction and compliance to specific customer requirements

  • Create, revise and maintain assembly bills of material

  • Provide technical support to other departments

  • Evaluation and testing of new designs

  • Analysis and troubleshooting of failed components

  • Evaluation of dimensional variances on machined components

  • Creation and maintenance of procedures, forms and technical documentation

  • Assist with 3rd party hazardous location certification agency audits and documentation

  • Interface with global engineering partners

Position Requirements


  • Minimum Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering or Mechanical Engineering Technology

  • Previous supervisory experience or minimum five years of engineering experience

  • Proficiency with 3-D CAD modeling (SolidWorks preferred)

  • Travel Requirements: Minimal (5-15 days per year)


Preferred Skills & Abilities based on Past Experience :

  • Great people skills demonstrating leadership qualities

  • Experience working with electro-mechanical industrial equipment in a manufacturing environment

  • Experience in gear design and gear inspection

  • Experience specifying materials for various applications (steels, polymers, lubricants, seals, paint,etc.)

  • Knowledge of hazardous location agency certifications (FM, CSA, UL, ATEX)

  • Experience performing failure analysis of mechanical components

  • Experience with Finite Element Analysis (FEA) software

  • Experience with component and/or assembly testing and evaluation

  • Ability to multi-task and work with minimal supervision

  • Strong analytical, organizational and problem solving skills

  • Strong communication skills (verbal & written)

  • Ability to coordinate work efforts with Sales, Service Quality and Manufacturing Microsoft Office proficiency (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project)

Job Posting Category Engineering/R&D

Employment Type Full time

Percentage of Approximate Travel Required 25%

Remote Worker

Other Posting Location

Relocation Eligible Yes

Country United States of America

Req ID 35896BR