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Sr Sales Representative

Date: Oct 13, 2021

Location: Kansas City, MO, US, 64030

Company: Evoqua

Evoqua has the strength of a major global business while embracing the entrepreneurial spirit of a startup.  Our innovative products have been solving the world’s water problems for more than 100 years.  Today, we are building on that strong history of success – transforming water for our customers enriching the lives of consumers.  


Evoqua’s unparalleled portfolio of proven brands, advanced technologies, mobile and emergency water supply solutions and services helps cities across the world provide and discharge clean water, and equips the leisure and commercial industries to maximize productivity and profitability.  Every day, millions of people and thousands of companies rely on Evoqua Water Technologies to help meet their needs for clean water.


What does it mean to work here. . .


Our Mindset:  We put customers first.  We know we succeed only when our customers succeed. To that end, we make decisions at lowest possible levels, at fastest possible speeds – freeing employees to respond to customers quickly and effectively without sacrificing safety or quality.


Our organization: We work as “One Evoqua”.  We collaborate across our global enterprise. In an increasingly competitive marketplace, no single product, group or unit succeeds on their own, no matter how remarkable they are.  We are one team.


Our People: We hire for brains and heart.  We are industry experts who foster great relationships with colleagues and customers.  We value technical knowledge and experience, alongside business insight and people smarts.  We nurture both the hard and soft skills of our talent.


Our Leadership: We lead from where we are.  We take ownership.  We lead from all levels.  We value the opportunity to grow, as a business and as people.  We hold each other accountable to make the right things happen for maximum performance. 


Our promise:  Grow with the Best. We grow with the best.  We are on the move.  As the world’s first choice for water solutions, our workplace will continue to evolve and expand, and so will the opportunities.  This is a workplace that nourishes talented people.  Immerse yourself . . . in Evoqua. 


Apply today to join our 4000 professionals around the world as we pursue our purpose: Transforming Water. Enriching Life.


Want to join a company that works to improve the world’s most fundamental natural resource? Every day, Evoqua Water Technologies has millions of people and thousands of companies who rely on them, to help meet their own needs for clean water.


Evoqua is searching for an Outside Field Sales Representative to support our Light Industry Technologies Business Unit products located in the Kansas City area.
The Sales Representative is responsible for sales growth of high purity water systems and associated services for the Industrial, Laboratory, Food & Beverage and Health Sciences market for their assigned territory. This position reports to the Midwest Region Sales Manager with a direct relationship and responsibility for the local Branch revenue budget.



  • Sell to the Industrial, Pharmaceutical, Food & Beverage and Semiconductor Markets (25%), and the Health Sciences Market (25%)
  • Provide regional management of the clinical analyzer National Account partnerships (10%)
  • Be Responsible for a select number of large local key accounts such as Medical Centers, Universities, Manufacturing, and Biopharma companies (25%)
  • Coordinate and execute regional and local Trade Shows and Table Top activities (5%)
  • Assist regional Engineering firms with water specification generation through “Lunch and Learns” and relationship building (10%)
  • Update and maintain the CRM (Pipeline Management), and provide accurate forecasting
  • Keep updated, the Outlook Calendar of Customer Facing activities & priorities



  • BA or BS Degree, preferably in a technical field, although a combination of education and directly related experience will also be considered
  • 3-5 years’ experience in technical outside sales, either direct or thru additional specialized channels meeting / exceeding sales targets preferred.
  • Experience with general water chemistry and design, and clinical, research and general laboratories and knowledge/experience with high purity water filtration equipment for the Industrial, Biopharma, Pharma, Food & Beverage and Health Sciences industry strongly desired
  • The ability to positively interact with other team members and to successfully sell, coordinate, design, and install and start-up water systems and the ability to implement and effectively manage high transaction-type sales and multiple on-going projects
  • Must have proactive sales ability with an outgoing positive approach, and the ability to be effectively competitive, persistent, and fearless.
  • Excellent presentation and training skills/experience and strong phone skills including the ability to build relationships via Telephone.
  • High level of skill in verbal and written communications to maintain positive working relationships with customers, direct staff, peers, selling professionals, and distributors
  • Computer skills including demonstrated familiarity with Microsoft applications and CRM programs required.
  • Successful individuals will be self-motivated, goal orientated, organized, and disciplined.
  • Must have a valid U.S. Driver's License and clean driving; must meet eligibility requirements to drive a company vehicle




Evoqua Water Technologies prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Evoqua Water Technologies takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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Evoqua does not accept unsolicited resumes/candidates from search firms.

Nearest Major Market: Kansas City