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Valve Technician

Emerson Electric Co
Mobile, AL 36602
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At Emerson, we are innovators and problem-solvers, focused on a common purpose: leaving our world in a better place than we found it. Each and every day, our foundational valuesintegrity, safety and quality, supporting our people, customer focus, continuous improvement, collaboration and innovationinform every decision we make and empower our employees to keep reaching higher. As a global technology and engineering leader, we provide groundbreaking solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets. Our Emerson Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid, and discrete manufacturers maximize production and protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs. Our Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency and create sustainable infrastructure.

Emerson, a Fortune 500 company with $15.3 billion in sales and 200 manufacturing locations worldwide, is committed to helping employees grow and thrive throughout their careers.
Whether youre an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring options or a recent MBA graduate, youll find a variety of opportunities at Emerson. Join our team and start your journey today.

***Welding experience is required***


Responsible for teardown, repair, new assembly, calibration, and diagnostics on control valves. While working in shop environment must be able to weld stick and tig and maintain required certification and records with some field service as needed. Responsibility includes repair, calibration and modification of all makes and models of control valve and associated instrumentation and may include providing field service, customer training and focus on building and maintaining mutually beneficial relationships. This position may require travel & overtime with time spent in the field at customer sites as well as shop work.


  • Assembly of new equipment or repaired equipment.
  • Documentation of repair / testing / assembly activities cause of failure, actions taken, parts used, labor hours, etc
  • Customer communication technical assistance, troubleshooting, quoting / determining disposition of repairs.
  • Participation in field service calls, as required, at customer sites. May require overnight stays from time to time.
  • Disassembly, cleanup and evaluation of parts.
  • Surface preparation and painting assemblies and parts.
  • Selects and adjusts current, polarity, voltage, filler material, shielding gas, etc., in accordance with welding procedure specified.
  • Interprets welding symbols, sets up, tacks and welds parts together according to procedure specified.
  • Ensures parts are free from paint, varnish, scale rust, etc., in area to be welded. Grinds and cleans parts as necessary.
  • Uses oxyacetylene/MAPP torch to preheat and maintain preheat as required by welding procedure specified.
  • Measures inter-pass temperature when required by the weld procedure specification using a pyrometer.
  • Positions parts to be welded using the table or welding positioner. Signing and documenting date compliance sheets.
  • Adherence to all safety, quality, company rules and regulations.
  • Responsible for personal safety and those around him/her. Can maintain excellent housekeeping standards.
  • Participation and involvement in Safety, Quality and Activities Committees.


  • Mechanical related Associates degree a plus.
  • Experience in welding and process control industry is a plus.
  • Knowledge of analyzing, evaluating, diagnosing, and resolving equipment & process related problems is preferred.

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and customer relations skills are a must.

  • Personal Computer experience strongly preferred

  • Heat treating ovens

  • Electrical grinders

  • Welding positioner

  • Hot rod boxes

Work Authorization

No calls or agencies please. Emerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Emerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.

If you have a disability and are having difficulty accessing or using this website to apply for a position, you can request help by calling 1-314-553-2544 (V/TTY/TDD) or by sending an email to idisability.administrator@emerson.com.


Posted: 2019-10-10 Expires: 2019-11-08
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