Flowserve Corporation Rotation Engineer in Raleigh, North Carolina

Company Overview:

Flowserve strives to create, enrich and sustain a rewarding and engaging work environment which attracts, develops and retains the highest caliber talent in the industry. In evaluating your career opportunities, we encourage you to consider Flowserve, Inc. Flowserve is a $3.5 billion-dollar global manufacturer of valves, pumps, and seals with one of the strongest family of brands in our industries. In addition, we have a team of over 14,000 employees in 55 countries who consistently provide superior results for our customers. In joining Flowserve, you will be joining a powerful management team that is committed to your development.

Position Description:

Job Responsibilities:

This position will include being involved in a 24-month rotation of assignments; 6 months in each of the below areas. Within each rotation you will learn many of the key aspects of world class manufacturing. Your rotations will all take place within the Raleigh, NC facility and could involve both domestic and international travel. Upon successful completion, you will be placed in the area which you have shown the best performance and/or based on the needs of the business.

Commercial Operations/Order Fulfillment:

  • Establish basic Raleigh product knowledge (current and heritage brands)

  • Introduction to nuclear and commercial products

  • Review customer specifications in order to make valve or actuator selection

  • Work directly with assigned customer accounts

  • Participate in sourcing strategy determination (understand Raleigh’s supply and manufacturing options)

  • Introduction to reviewing Legal and Commercial terms and conditions

  • Introduction to Raleigh product cost drivers and margin targets

  • Introduction to Raleigh pricing strategy and quoting tools

  • Coordinate proposals across multiple FLS manufacturing sites

  • Lead and participate in project pursuit calls with the sales team

  • Develop inputs for the sales approval process for large quotations

  • Develop customer proposals

  • Review and validate customer purchase orders before sending to order entry

Supply Chain Management:

  • Where possible obtain three quotes for each RFQ, evaluating price, quality and delivery

  • Maintain Quotation folder in an easily understood manner

  • Ensure that responsible buyers are made aware of completed quotations and that where possible, quotations are archived electronically and in Avante for future use

  • Manage outside processing commodities, interfacing with planning department and suppliers to satisfy customer deliveries

  • Serve as expeditor to satisfy internal and external customer demands

Project Management:

  • Project risk management by facilitating cross-functional risk review workshops - Assist other departments identify, assess, and take action on project execution risks.

  • Change Order Management - Assess customer requested change orders to determine time, schedule, cost, and business risk impacts.

  • Project Planning - Assist other PMs by developing and maintaining project schedules, to include capacity analysis.

  • Corporate project reporting - There are new requirements for corporate reporting that are not currently staffed. The JMO would learn and utilize the corporate PM reporting tools to support these requirements.

  • Kickoff Meetings/Vendor Alignment Meetings - Assist with the planning and execution of project kickoff meetings.

Operations Management (3 rotations)

Manufacturing Engineering:

  • Routing process including rework

  • Pressure testing/Directive

  • Basic machine training

  • Tool selection, set-up and fixtures

  • Maintenance program and machine repair/troubleshoot participation

  • Create and issue routings with senior ME oversight


  • Rotation through focus factory valve/parts scheduling with Planner

  • Master Scheduling, S&OP and Capacity Planning

  • Sales budgetary forecasting and risk/mitigation review

  • Plan a specific planner code with senior supervisor oversight


  • Rotation with supervisors through focus factories with supervisors (Receiving through Shipping)

  • Welding 101 with Metallurgical Process Control (MPC)

  • LEAN 101 with Black Belt

  • MRB, GEMBA & Safety Committee participation

  • Supervise a focus factory with senior supervisor oversight (day to day)

  • KPI report outs/action plans

  • Performance assessments of high/low performers

Position Requirements:

  • Must have, or be graduating with, a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering preferably in Mechanical, Industrial, or Manufacturing disciplines.

  • Candidates must be eligible for full-time employment in the United States without restrictions.


  • Engineering certifications desired

Primary Posting Location:

Raleigh, North Carolina US

Job Posting/Business Card Title:

Rotation Engineer

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Employment Type:

Full time

Relocation Eligible:



United States

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