Flowserve Corporation Apprentice Machinist in Guelph, Canada

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:

Flowserve is looking for an General Machinist Apprentice to work on a variety of manual and CNC machines to produce high quality parts for the pump industry. This is role at our air-conditioned, clean, well-organized Manufacturing facility in Guelph Ontario.

  • Machine new parts and repairs to Flowserve and customer specifications in a timely manner with minimum or no errors while ensuring safe and organized working environment at all times.

  • Quality: Manufacture quality product with zero defects on a consistent basis.

  • Productivity: Operate machine shop equipment efficiently.

  • Manufacture or repair product on time as defined by the production schedule.

  • Continuous Improvement (CIP).

  • Consistently demonstrate behaviors that promote facility enhancement and improvement.

  • Acquire training for all machines as needed.

  • Run all machinery in the shop.

  • Housekeeping: Maintain clean and well organized work areas at all times.

  • Maintain all tooling and machinery for efficient and safe operation.

  • Perform regular machinery and equipment maintenance in the shop.

  • Document all maintenance performed.

  • Ensure all personal measuring equipment is calibrated and documented as per the requirements’ of our Quality program.

  • Assist in maintaining internal equipment calibrations and documenting as required in both the shop and Field.

  • Complete a final inspection on all parts, stamp heat codes and part numbers in both the shop and Field.

  • Adhere to all Safety Procedures & Policy.

  • Complete all Pure Safety and other safety training as required

  • Complete a final inspection on all parts, mark heat codes and part numbers.

  • Work to achieve company production goals on time delivery objectives.

  • Adhere to and maintain quality work practices, qualifications, and procedures

  • Responsible for maintaining a safe workplace through proper housekeeping, use tools and equipment safety and complying with Flowserve applicable Safety, Health, and Environment standards, policy, rules and procedures.

  • Ensure equipment maintenance program is carried out

Flowserve will reimburse tuition expenses, in accordance to policy, incurred for courses successfully completed at an approved accredited technical school or trade school.

Position Requirements:

  • Minimal experience in Manual and CNC machining would be an asset

  • Some skill in using precision measuring instruments, such as Micrometers, Verniers, Bore Gauges, Pressure Gauges, Meters, Dial Indicators, Rulers and Depth Gauges

  • Must have a personal set of machinist tools and roll-around tool box (some tools provided)

  • Must be willing to demonstrate a track record of reliable, dependable work ethic with a personal commitment to quality workmanship

  • Show an attention to detail, a respect for processes & instructions customer-service, and be results-oriented mindset at all times

  • Standing for long times required, full range of movement required, frequent lifting with occasional lifting up to 50 pounds

  • Must be able to work overtime and weekends as required on short notice

  • Basic computer skills - Word / Excel Must be flexible to work in all areas as workload requires


  • Must be flexible to work in all areas as workload requires.

  • Ensure the quarterly equipment maintenance program is carried out

  • Rigging experience is preferred

Job Posting/Business Card Title:

Apprentice Machinist

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Primary Posting Location:

Guelph, CA

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Employment Type:

Full time

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