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Valve Technician


Charlotte, NC, US, 28216

Company:  9298-Eads Distribution


FCX Performance is an Applied Industrial Technologies Company and a leading process flow control company. As a Valve Technician you will be responsible for assembling control valves, on/off valves and pneumatic actuators in our FCX facility.

Essential Functions & Responsibilities:

  • Mechanically and electrically troubleshoot, inspect, and test valves at specified job worksites.
  • Perform pre-testing, disassembly, cleaning, in process inspection, machining, lapping, painting, assembly, testing, and final inspection on various types of valves and actuation. 
  • Complete field service worksheets and submit to job coordinator upon completion of work.
  • Understanding valve and automation.
  • Ability and knowledge to reference appropriate valve manuals for repair requirements.
  • Exhibit an ability to effectively communicate with plant personnel regarding valve and instrumentation equipment and customer requirements.
  • Assist others as required.

Essential Mental Functions:

  • Attention to detail.
  • Good communication and customer service skills.
  • Excellent math and mechanical skills.

Essential Physical Functions/Equipment Used:

  • Must be able to lift objects weighing up to 50lbs.
  • Must be able to stand, kneel, and walk for long periods of time.
  • Must be able to ascend and descend stairs, ladders and scaffolding.
  • Must be able to, or possess ability to learn how to, operate large warehouse equipment; namely forklifts.
  • Must be able to work off hours, weekends, and OT on a short notice basis based on business needs. Includes overnight travel to various locations and customer sites to provide service based on business needs.

Preferred Education/Experience:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent required.
  • 1-3 years previous control valve experience desired; experience with valves and automation helpful.
  • Basic computer proficiency required, namely the ability to operate Microsoft Office products.
  • Knowledge of required equipment, including hand tools, power tools, machining equipment, etc. 

 Join a leader in the industrial marketplace! We look forward to learning more about you--

FCX Performance is an Applied Industrial Technologies Company and a leading process flow control company, providing technical, mission-critical products and services to more than 15,000 end users, OEMs, and EPC firms across a broad range of industries and markets. Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT)  is a leading industrial distributor that offers more than 6.5 million parts to serve the needs of MRO and OEM customers in virtually every industry.


Applied® provides engineering, design and systems integration for industrial and fluid power applications, as well as customized mechanical, fabricated rubber and fluid power shop services. Applied also offers storeroom services and inventory management solutions that provide added value to our customers.


We are an equal employment opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.


Nearest Major Market: Charlotte

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