Production Engineer - Turbo Services - Full Time - La Porte (TX)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 Production Engineer - Turbo Services to help us take Turbo Services to the next level. 


In this role you will be accountable for:

  • Responsible for ensuring safe operating practices/procedures are established and followed
  • Work with Department Managers to develop and implement procedures and processes that streamline the planning, scheduling and execution of work through the departments.
  • Responsible for ensuring environmental procedures are established and followed
  • Responsible for ensuring quality procedures are established and followed
  • Attends daily production meetings
  • Work with Estimating personnel to develop and implement procedures and processes that streamline and increase the accuracy of job scoping
  • Work to refine the Core documentation work flow to ensure quality turbo docs are consistently distributed  to the customers
  • Interact and work with Customer(s) in both; face to face and conference calls as required
  • Create a service oriented environment where the customer feels welcomed and appreciated
  • Implement and coordinate LEAN practices with all personnel in Division
  • Special Projects: Any additional projects assigned by Department Manager
  • Proactively engage and support company initiatives designed to promote a culture of safe working, environmental protection and continual improvement.
  • Comply with the requirements of risk assessments and safety procedures.
  • Use PPE as identified in risk assessments or other related safety documents.
  • Do not undertake activities that have not been risk assessed, or where an assessment is not available or understood.
  • Report any instances of spillage, uncontrolled exposure or other related safety issues to their line manager.
  • Ensure the correct use of waste segregation facilities and the efficient use of natural resources and raw materials.


To succeed in this role, you will need:

  • Bachelor of Engineering Degree or equivalent Production Engineer work experience  
  • 1 or more years hands-on mechanical experience
  • Experience with turbo machinery repair and services is a plus



Working hours will be determined by workload and Department Managers. 

Typical start time is 5:00AM and a typical work week is 50 hours Monday thru Friday.  Scheduled weekend duty may occur as often as once or twice a month.


Your benefits: 

  • 11 Paid Holidays
  • 15 Paid Time Off (PTO) Days
  • Medical, dental, vision, life & disability
  • 401K with company match
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Wellness Program


Location: We are based in La Porte (TX).  


No visa or work permit support can be provided for this role.


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

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).

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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