Flowserve Corporation Design Engineer 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:

At Flowserve, working on global infrastructure projects is just another day at the office but it takes the brains and imagination of our more than 19,000 employees to get the job done right. If the solution exists, we’ll find it. If it doesn’t, we’ll create it. Experience, leadership and creativity are the tools we use to turn an idea into a solution. Together, we enable the world.

We are currently seeking a qualified Design Engineering associate to prepare complex, 3D/CAD design drawings and BOM for engineered systems for customers and manufacturing, in accordance with engineering specifications. Typical system layouts consist of skid mounted liquid ring pumps, auxiliary mechanical seal support systems, pressure vessels, heat exchangers, valves, instrumentation and pressure piping. The position requires an individual with strong mechanical aptitude and relentless attention to detail.

Flowserve is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, gender, disability or protected statuses.

Principle Accountabilities

  • Develop and prepare drawings, plans, P&ID’s, layouts and BOM from engineering specifications.

  • Review and interpret associated design specifications for each project

  • Select materials and components based on project specifications

  • Confirm overall design for functional feasibility with PE and PM

  • Operate 3D CAD station.

  • Verify and implement drawing and BOM revisions due to engineering, customer and manufacturing changes.

  • Check and verify design drawings to conform to specifications and design data.

  • Design tanks and pressure vessels utilizing calculations to ensure conformance with engineering specifications and applicable codes.

  • Prepare design layouts of structural bases in accordance with engineering specifications.

  • Perform peer reviews of designs to ensure accuracy to specifications, standards and codes.

  • Use MRP system for BOM entry.

  • Provide assistance to junior CAD Designers

  • Recommend design modifications to improve standard products, and develop prototypes where applicable.

  • Recommend design engineering procedure changes and improvements.

  • Adhere to ISO quality procedures and processes for drawing management and control

  • Liaise with project administrators, system engineering, purchasing, shop and assembly staff as required.

  • Other tasks as assigned by the department supervisor critical to the daily success of Flowserve Guelph

  • Support other departments on technical queries


  • Use of Solidworks 2015 with pipe routing/systems experience

  • Experience with rotating equipment and pumping systems are considered an asset.

  • Minimum three(3) years’ experience in industrial pressure piping design using ASME B31.1 and B31.3 preferably chemical, oil & gas sectors.

  • Applied experience in 2D drafting standards and techniques including GD&T.

  • Workingknowledge of pressure piping design and fabrication in accordance with ASME B31.1 and B31.3 piping codes. Knowledge of ASME Section VIII, Division 1 pressure vessel design and fabrication.

  • Experience with structural steel design and fabrication for supporting rotating equipment and piping systems.

  • Experienceintegrating instrumentation into piping designs including control valves, flow meters and transmitters (pressure, temperature and level).

Position Requirements:

  • Engineering Degree or Technologist Diploma from an accredited College/University in Mechanical Engineering

  • College Graduates - C.E.T. (or eligible in Ontario)

  • 2+ years of experience with 3D modelling and 2D drafting software (SolidWorks or equivalent).

Job Posting/Business Card Title:

Design Engineer

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Primary Posting Location:

Guelph, CA

Employment Type:

Full time

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