Embracing Values, Fostering Growth,
and Building Community

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About the Company

With a legacy spanning over 125 years, John Valves has established itself as a premier valve manufacturer and supplier in Australia. Our reputation is built on excellence, as we provide top-quality valves and related supplies to our valued customers. We offer specialised design services, engineering support, and expert selection advice to ensure our clients receive the best solutions for their unique  applications. We service areas Australia-wide, from Victoria  to Queensland, Western Australia to Tasmania and everywhere in between.

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Who We Are

Embarking on a journey that spans 125 illustrious years, John Valves is recognised as Australia’s premier valve supplier and manufacturer.

Founded in 1896, John Valves stands as a cornerstone of Australia’s industrial landscape, specialising in valve design, manufacturing, and supply. Over the past 125 years, we’ve transformed from humble beginnings into a prominent player in the valve industry, earning a reputation for quality and expertise.

Our reach spans across the vast expanse of this country, from the sun-soaked shores of Queensland to the rugged terrains of Western Australia. We’ve left our mark in the  industries we touch, and our impact echoes through every valve we create. Because at John Valves, we don’t just create valves; we create solutions that industries rely on.

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What We Do

John Valves serves a multitude of sectors, offering impeccable flow control solutions to diverse industries such as water management, gas and oil, food manufacturing, and mining. Notably, our specialised team in Western Australia has been providing unparalleled valve solutions to the demanding mining industry.

Beyond our core manufacturing and reconditioning competencies, we proudly extend our services to encompass specialised design expertise, fortified by comprehensive engineering support and expert selection guidance. An unwavering commitment to innovation drives our substantial investment in research and development, fostering the creation of novel products that propel our business to new heights.

Central to our success is the human element – the soul of our supply chain. We recognise the pivotal role of a skilled, synchronised workforce. Fostering a culture of unity, we’re nurturing a spirit of teamwork that enriches workplace dynamics. Through our trade apprenticeships and trainee programs, we’re not just shaping valves; we’re shaping futures.

Our Community

Our commitment to community goes beyond the confines of our business. We hold a profound regard for the neighbourhoods surrounding our operational hubs. Proudly taking part in youth job festivals, we extend support to both the young and those young at heart, offering valuable apprenticeships and  traineeship opportunities. We foster a culture that encourages our staff to forge strong bonds with the communities they call home – recognising that this is where we all coexist, learn, labour, and revel in shared experiences.

If you believe that our values and aspirations align with yours, we invite you to be a part of our team. Join us so we can make a meaningful impact hand in hand.


Navigating the Path Ahead

Gazing towards the horizon, we are filled with optimism as we prepare to embark on the next phase of our journey. With the growing demand propelling us forward, we are geared to expand our manufacturing footprint. In the forthcoming three years, we are poised to establish a purpose-built factory that will cater to the ever-growing needs of our clientele. The future beckons, promising prosperity and productivity, as we continue to uphold our commitment to excellence in all that we do. 

Our Core Values

At John Valves, our values are the heartbeat of our business. They create an environment where our people flourish, opportunities abound, and a vibrant culture thrives. Our values foster teamwork and collaboration, providing clear direction and purpose in all our interactions – whether with colleagues, customers, or stakeholders. These values illuminate the behaviours we uphold, ensuring our success and nurturing a positive workplace.

We prioritise recruiting individuals who resonate with John Valves’ core values. Beyond our doors, we take our responsibility as a positive community influence seriously. Our strong ties with the community form the very foundation on which John Valves  stands.

Nurturing Growth through Training and Development

At John Valves, fostering the growth of our team is paramount. We encourage continuous learning and development, tailoring opportunities to align with each individual’s unique personal and professional aspirations, as well as the technical skills essential for their roles. The journey of training and development is meticulously charted, with a focus on seamless coordination and thorough review, conducted as part of our annual employee assessment process. This deliberate approach ensures that our people are provided with a platform to flourish and realise their true potential.

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