EagleBurgmann, a joint venture of the German Freudenberg Group and the Japanese Eagle Industry Group, is one of the internationally leading companies for industrial sealing technology. Our products are used everywhere where safety and reliability are important: in the oil and gas industry, refining technology, the petrochemical, chemical and pharmaceutical industries, food processing, power, water, mining, pulp & paper, aerospace and many other spheres. Every day, more than 6,000 employees in more than 60 subsidiaries contribute their ideas, solutions and commitment towards ensuring that customers all over the world can rely on our seals. Our modular TotalSealCare service underlines our strong customer orientation and offers tailor-made services for every application.

Mechanical Seal Repair Technician

Your tasks

The Seal Repair Technician is responsible for all processes related to disassembly and assembly of rotating equipment. The Seal Repair Technician follows instruction from a Repair job packet and router to perform DCI (Dismantle Clean and Inspect) and gives a written description of the wear and condition of critical components seal. The Seal Repair Technician will assemble the seal following assembly procedures specific to the product, complete all inspection forms taking pictures of all critical components, and uses inspection equipment for proper documentation of the assembly. Identifies, inspects and evaluates material returned, determines repair operations, performs simple shop operations, verify specifications, initiate work and purchase orders. Prior to shipping will paint, install all tagging, and prep the seal.  


•Actively supports any training and departmental activities and support Continuous Improvement Activities. 

•Receives parts and materials returned by customers and branch offices. Evaluates from condition of material, checks current drawing revisions and general product knowledge whether material is repairable or non-repairable. 

•Identifies and inspects material returned. 

•May perform parts structuring, checks cost structure, and determines price of repair, ensures assembly is structured correctly, and price repair. 

•Ensures all components are properly cleaned and free from foreign material per departmental procedures 

•Perform the assembly of the seal once the repair has been released to the shop and all components have been replaced or reconditioned and marked ready for assembly. 

•With limited supervision, repairs returned seal and seal parts. 

•Determines necessary repair operations, ensures BOM (bill of materials) / drawings / repair parts match. 

•Performs simple operations on drill press (single spindle), tool post grinder, bead blast polisher and lapping machine. 

•Verifies part specifications with measuring instruments such as micrometer, vernier caliper, dial indicator and optical flats. 

•May Initiate purchase orders for new jobs if vendors are involved. 

•Consults with Engineering or Sales departments as necessary. 

•Maintains necessary records and small inventory of seal parts used for repair orders. 

•Works from factory work orders, prints, rework orders and verbal instructions. 

•Assists newer repair personnel as necessary. 

•Sets up and troubleshoots lapping machines for repair maintenance. 

•May perform direct contact with customers on service and/or phone, checks computer system for credit and address information, price repairs. 

•Maintains a clean and neat work environment. 

•Additional duties as assigned. 


Our expectations


Position Requirements 

•High School Diploma or equivalent. 

•Minimum 4 years of mechanical seal equipment experience preferred or comparable experience within the refining, petrochemical, chemical, power, or upstream markets working on or maintaining equipment and 6 months to 1 year on-the-job training. 

•Ability to read, write, and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. 

•Ability to effectively present information in one on one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization. 

•Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's. 

•Ability to understand and complete instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. 

•Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. 


Physical/Mental Requirements 

•Must be able to raise, lower and moves parts weighing up to 60 pounds when required. 

•Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. 

•Must be able to stand for extended periods of time. 

•Must be able to maneuver to all areas of an office, shop, or warehouse. 

•Must be able to safely bend, reach, kneel, twist, and grip items while working at area. 

•Must have the manual dexterity and coordination to operate hand tools and mechanical tools. Must be able to work at a fast pace. 

•Must be able to tolerate changing priorities, and complete assignments despite frequent interruptions. 

•Must be able to respond to visual and aural cues. 

•Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English.  

We offer interesting, versatile occupations, which are fun and grant you space to develop your own ideas, as well as good social benefits and working conditions. Qualified applicants may submit their resume with salary requirements to us. Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/V/D.

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EagleBurgmann Industries
Coral Meador ∙ 10035 Brookriver Drive ∙ 77040 Houston ∙ www.eagleburgmann.us
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