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Precision Material Refinisher

Application Deadline: 

Indianapolis, IN, US, 46202

Contract Type:  Full-Time
Working Hours:  40
Employment Type:  Regular

Come join a company that makes a difference here and around the globe!


Peerless Pump, an Indianapolis based division of Grundfos, is seeking a Precision Material Refinisher to join its Indianapolis Vertical Machining team.

The Precision Material Refinisher occupation is filing and deburring the raw material, work in process, and finish material to attain a desired finish. This position reports directly to the Production Supervisor and will operate daily out of the Indianapolis, IN facility.  


Relocation for this position cannot be supported and qualified candidates must have authorization to work in the USA without support.


Why Peerless Pump?


Peerless: having no equal; matchless, unrivaled. At Peerless, our team of experts come together with a common passion for manufacturing sustainable pumps that provide peace of mind. Our pumps create more reliable food supplies, clean and safe water, and keep life and property safe around the globe. For nearly a century, the Peerless brand has helped keep people safe where they live, work, and play. We are Pioneers. We are united. We are Peerless! Join our united team!

Discover why our Employees are Peerless:  I am PEERLESS!


Work/Life Balance:


  • our team enjoys regular work week,
  • an outstanding benefits package with very affordable insurances,
  • generous paid time off [4 weeks/year & 56 hours PTO/year],
  • an unparalleled holiday and paid shut down program


What is the job about? 


  • Deburr material, file, polish, or buff, to achieve desired finish, dimension, or contour. 
  • Install bronze or and rubber bushings in parts; Setup and operate parts washers; Mixing of hardening compound to fix voids in parts
  • Move any and all materials to a place in designated location or storage rack
  • Read and interpret work instructions, prints, specification sheets, operation manuals, and sheets, charts, tables, an etc.
  • Maintain workplace in a clean and orderly manner
  • Performs manual and electronic record keeping and information retrieval functions
  • Perform work, promote teamwork and communicate in conjunction with our culture and corporate standards (Safety/Environmental, Quality, Continuous Improvement, Communication, Internal Controls, etc.).


What do you need to apply? 


  • Qualified candidates will possess a High School diploma or GED/HSE or HiSET (preferred, not required)
  • Additionally, have a minimum of  2 years’ experience in a similar work environment.


  • Excellent written and communication skills including professionalism and strong attention to detail. 
  • Able to use manual, power driven, vibratory hand tools and/or equipment (polishing, arbor press, hydraulic press) for the duration of a shift which is no less than 8 hours per day.
  • Able to read and interpret instructions, prints, specification sheets, operation manuals and sheets, charts, tables, etc; Able to use precision measuring instruments, gages and meters.
  • Able to be certified and/or trained in the usage of Forklifts, Cranes, Hazardous Materials and Personal Protective Equipment.
  • Ability to lift up to 40 pounds; Ability to bend, squat, sit, walk, and stand.
  • Proficient using Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint), Lotus Notes, ERP System (SAP preferred), Intranet/Internet Navigation
  • Awareness of Quality (ISO) and Safety business initiatives


We look forward to hearing from you. 

Peerless Pump participates in E-verify and is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. All positions subject to post offer drug screening and background checks.

About Grundfos 
Grundfos is one of the world’s leading water technology companies with more than 19.000 employees in 60+ countries all over the world. Our skills commit us to pioneering solutions to the world’s water and climate challenges and improve the quality of life for people. We dare to do things that others cannot or dare not do, as we believe innovation is not only a business opportunity, but an obligation. And what really matters to us is not short term profit, but the impact we make. By becoming part of our united powerful team, you too can drive this change no matter your role.

An inclusive team
If you like the look of this job and know you can bring your skills to contribute to our purpose, please apply. We need and welcome professional people from all corners – however you identify and whatever your background is.

Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis

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