Flowserve Corporation Jobs

As a core value, safety remains our highest priority. At Flowserve, we are committed to the safety and well-being of our associates, customers, suppliers and partners. While following enhanced health and safety measures, where possible, our people continue to support the needs of our customers throughout this situation.

We appreciate your interest in a career with Flowserve and wish you good health.

Choose your language

Job Information

Flowserve Corporation Sourcing Engineer in Suzhou, China

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!

Position Description:

  1. Integrate activities within Supply Chain organization to ensure

consistent and appropriate mutual support;

  1. Participating supplier development projects on Sites behalf. Evaluate,

establish and develop reliable casting, fastening piece, extrusion(aluminum) suppliers

with respect to quality, service, price and capabilities;

  1. Interprets, implement and administers FLS sourcing policies and


  1. Qualify, develop and manage suppliers in China. Sourcing activities

include, but not limited to:

1) Selection, assessment of suppliers

2) Auditing and developing suppliers through emerging markets in Asia

Pacific Region to achieve Strategy Plan and Operating Plan;

  1. Ability to analyze complex internal and external data to drive process

and product improvement;

  1. Drives compliance to regulatory, customer, and industry quality

requirements through continuous improvement techniques and the use of Six

Sigma, and Manufacturing Process Control tools and methods;

  1. Teams with other business functions to ensure that assigned suppliers

are capable of new product launches and incremental business growth to

meet/exceed customer performance objectives;

  1. Drives improvements at supplier to achieve benchmark quality and

delivery levels On-time Delivery and Quality performance management to

established goals;

  1. Report performance or key metrics on a monthly basis by projects;

  2. Implement systems for new suppliers evaluations/qualifications and

supplier scorecards

  1. Maintain effective relations with peers, colleagues and management;

serve as the primary liaison between Sites/Commodity team and suppliers;

  1. Participating inter- and intra-region conference calls per required.

Position Requirements:



Good command of verbal and written English


Strong sourcing, procurement, and supplier quality experience in

mechanical industries (have strong casting materials background) that have

similar manufacturing technologies used in valve industries.


Self-starter who can operate with minimal supervision


Demonstrating a history of being a team player in a cross matrix




Minimum 5 years of working experience in mechanical industry engaged in

Supply Chain;


Experience and knowledge of casting forging machining and related ASTM

ASME standards;


High level of analytical ability to assess and resolve complex,

technical problems;


Demonstrated ability to work independently;


Previous experience working with suppliers;


Candidate has operated in a matrix organization;


High degree of desk-top computer proficiency and familiar office




Ability to read and interpret technical drawings and materials



Experience in casting processing, e.g. aluminum, metal and etc.


Good written and verbal skills in English and Mandarin


A confident and independent person with high level of integrity and



Assertive, yet diplomatic when dealing with people


Has good energy level and acts pro-actively


Good problem solving skill and has the ability to multi-task


Innovative mindset and has the ability to suggest, lead and implement



Experience and knowledge of casting forging

machining and related ASTM ASME standards is preferred.

Job Posting/Business Card Title: Sourcing Engineer

Percentage of Approximate Travel Required: 70%

Primary Posting Location: Suzhou, China

Job Posting Category: Supply Chain

Employment Type: Full time

Auto req ID: 49647BR

Country: China

Flowserve 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 www.flowserve.jobs as result of your disability. You can request a reasonable accommodation by sending an e-mail to employment@flowserve.com. 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.