Flowserve Corporation Machinist (2nd Shift) in Woodridge, Illinois

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:

At the Flowserve Quick Repair Center in Woodridge, IL, you will machine metal parts and components to repair pumps used in industrial settings, such as refineries and factories. Analyze specifications, set-up, operate, and maintain manual machines. Verify quality of finished work with precision measurement tools. Collaborate with engineers and machinists to evaluate needs, troubleshoot problems, and recommend solutions. This is a second shift position, Monday – Friday, 4:00pm to 12:30am.


  • Machine low-tolerance parts utilizing all standard machines including CNC lathe and mill (Mazak VCU400 and Haas TM2 CNC) as well as manual lathe and milling machines

  • Meet production goals relating to efficiency, schedules, and scrap and rework

  • Verify the quality of finished work using precision measurement tools, demonstrating an in-depth understanding of specifications and workmanship

  • Maintain a safe workplace by wearing PPE, following procedures and rules, and completing training

  • Clean and maintain machines and tools, and keep an organized work space

  • Work closely with other machinists to discuss and solve problems relating to repairs and equipment

  • Collaborate with inventory workers and engineers to status and discuss work-in-progress

  • Focus on improvement by participating in continuous improvement team activities

  • Record accurate, timely data on computer-based systems or in manual logs

  • Apply in-depth understanding of the process flow of documents, materials, and parts through the repair or manufacturing process

  • Apply good understanding of tooling design concepts and their uses

  • Apply knowledge of equipment applications in the manufacturing process

Position Requirements:

  • 5-10 years machining experience in a manufacturing or repair environment operating CNC lathes and mills

  • Mazak experience

  • Experience in using and interpreting precision measuring instruments, such as micrometers, dial indicators, and depth gauges

  • Must be able to read, interpret, and produce parts from engineering drawings or prints

  • Must communicate clearly, understand instructions, and read instructions in English

  • Standing for long times required, repetitive arm motions, frequent lifting of 30 lbs with occasional lifting up to 50 pounds

  • Able to work overtime frequently until 2:30am and weekends as required on short notice

  • Demonstrated track record of reliable, dependable work ethic with a personal commitment to quality workmanship

  • Must show a customer-service mindset at all times

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent required


  • Operating manual engine lathes and milling machines

  • Forklift certification desirable

Job Posting/Business Card Title:

Machinist (2nd Shift)

Primary Posting Location:

Woodridge, Illinois US

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United States of America

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Employment Type:

Full time

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