Turbine Mechanic - Full Time - Baton Rouge (LA)United States


At Sulzer, you are empowered to deliver superior results. As a pioneer in industry we have a proud heritage of innovation and continue to evolve for the future. Join our story and create your own impact by developing your expertise and building solutions that help make our lives safer, smarter and more sustainable.



Join our Services_AME  team within Services division in United States as Turbine Mechanic to help us take Sulzer to the next level. 


In this role you will be accountable for:

  • Assemble machines utilizing the specified assembly checklist
  • Disassemble and inspect machines utilizing the specified disassembly and inspection checklist
  • Ability to operate overhead cranes, torches, grinders, and forklifts
  • Must have experience in repair, rebuild of steam turbines including controls systems, safety systems such as overspeed trip systems, manual, hydraulic, and electronic governor controls
  • Must have experience in inspecting critical components unique to steam turbines such as wheels, blades, governor and trip valves
  • Ability to accurately measure and record, document dimensions
  • Must understand the critical nature of steam turbine repairs and quality requirements due to potential safety related failures


To succeed in this role, you will need:

  • 7 years’ experience working with steam turbine repairs or able to demonstrate competency equivalency
  • Be able to use precision measuring instruments and demonstrate competency
  • Willingness to work in a team environment
  • Openness to working overtime and weekends as required


Your benefits: 

  • 15 days of paid time off and 11 company-paid holidays
  • 401k plan with a 6% match
  • Comprehensive health plan including medical, dental, vision, Life, short-term & long-term disability
  • Health savings account matching
  • Motivating wellness program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid paternal leave 
  • Gym re-imbursement



Location: We are based in Baton Rouge (LA).


We are looking forward to hearing from you!



Sulzer is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.

83% of our employees recommend Sulzer as a good place to work – so come and join our story, starting today!

About us

Sulzer is a global leader in fluid engineering. We specialize in pumping, agitation, mixing, separation and application technologies for fluids of all types. Our customers benefit from our commitment to innovation, performance and quality and from our responsive network of 180 world-class production facilities and service centers across the globe. Sulzer has been headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland, since 1834. In 2020, our 15’000 employees delivered revenues of CHF 3.3 billion. Our shares are traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange (SIX: SUN). www.sulzer.com

As one of the awarded World’s Best Employers, we are proud to be among the Top 25 engineering companies worldwide and rank nr. 8 in Switzerland. Our position reflects our commitment to create a work environment where everyone is empowered to make a real impact.


Through a network of over 100 service sites around the world, Sulzer provides cutting-edge parts as well as maintenance and repair solutions for pumps, turbines, compressors, motors and generators. We service our own original equipment, but also all associated third-party rotating equipment run by our customers, maximizing its sustainability and life cycle cost-effectiveness. Our technology-based solutions, fast execution and expertise in complex maintenance projects are available at our customers’ doorsteps.

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