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Job DetailsSEAL REPAIR TECHNICIAN III LocationNorth America, USA, Iowa, Cedar RapidsJob ReferenceJOHNCRANENA00892Job TypeFull TimeJob FunctionOperationsJob DescriptionWith limited supervision, the Seal Repair Technician 3 is responsible for all processes related to disassembly and assembly of rotating equipment. The Seal Repair Technician 3 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 3 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.Duties and ResponsibilitiesOn an as needed basis, performs as back-up to the Group Leader Seal Repair.Actively supports any training and departmental activities and support Continuous Improvement Activities.Receives John Crane 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 proceduresPerform 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 Initiates 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.Diversity and InclusionThe IndividualHigh School Diploma or equivalent.Minimum 4 years of mechanical seal equipment experience/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.About SmithsAt Smiths we apply leading-edge technology to design, manufacture and deliver market-leading innovative solutions that meet our customers' evolving needs, and touch the lives of millions of people every day. We are a FT