Flowserve Corporation QA Engineer in Vernon, California

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:

Quality Engineering addresses the day-to-day issues with production quality within the manufacturing plant, at the customer site and suppliers’ facilities. The Quality Engineer role often works with Product Engineering to determine the key product characteristics and how best to measure them in the plant environment. Quality Engineering is responsible for implementing materials inspection processes, including containment and corrective actions at the manufacturing plant to rectify defects. Responsible for proactively reducing variation and eliminating defects using tools such as Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing, and may work with production to train operators in new assembly methods and new testing criteria.


  • Tests NDE, RT, PT

  • Provides thought leadership and develops methodology and practices for others

  • Challenges critical thinking for others

  • Formulates ideas that lead to development of new equipment and processes

  • Conducts broad research with users to develop and justify processes and practices

  • Provides oversight to drive metallurgy and welding responsibility

  • Supports customer technical requirements

  • Provides process control development

  • Defines basic quality requirements for products, including standard QCP issue and management

Position Requirements:

  • Minimum Bachelors of engineering degree is required in Quality, Industrial or Mechanical Engineering

  • 2+ years related experience in quality program is required.

  • Advanced testing experience and certifications

  • Must be proficient with MS products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

  • Willingness to travel up to 10%


  • Advanced Six Sigma tools, SPC and statistics preferred

  • NDT qualification level II (Level III preferred)

  • Experience in a nuclear quality program preferred

  • Lead auditor preferred

  • Industry experience in large, complex mechanical equipment manufacturing. Rotary equipment, pumps, valves, castings is highly preferred.

Primary Posting Location:

Vernon, California US

Percentage of Approximate Travel Required:


Job Posting/Business Card Title:

QA Engineer

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Employment Type:

Full time

Relocation Eligible:



United States

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