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Project Engineer - Mechanical

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Date: Jun 13, 2022

Location: Thomasville, GA, US, 31792

Company: Evoqua

About Evoqua Water Technologies

Evoqua Water Technologies is a leading provider of mission critical water and wastewater treatment solutions, offering a broad portfolio of products, services and expertise to support industrial, municipal and recreational customers who value water. Evoqua has worked to protect water, the environment and its employees for more than 100 years, earning a reputation for quality, safety and reliability around the world. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the company operates in more than 160 locations across ten countries. Serving more than 38,000 customers and 200,000 installations worldwide.

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

Position Summary

Engineer assigned to a “project team” that works with Project Manager and other engineering resources to ensure all engineering and design tasks are completed on time and on budget. Responsible for execution of project design work including equipment selection, scope resolution, coordination of equipment calculations, technical support, etc. The ideal candidate is willing to learn, takes initiative in improving our engineering processes, and enjoys being part of and helping create a world-class team.

This position can be located in Thomasville, GA  or Waukesha, WI.


Core Responsibilities and Tasks

Responsible for execution and technical leadership of project design and engineering work including mechanical design, structural design, pump systems, piping, tanks, instrumentation and controls.  Works with Project Manager to insure all engineering and design tasks are completed on time and on budget.

  • Ensures engineering and design tasks are completed on time and on budget while upholding the highest quality along with meeting Customer technical requirements.
  • Performs calculations associated with numerous engineering related topics including: machine design, structural design, structural welding - AWS D1.1, material sizing, sizing pumps / blowers, piping / valves, pressure vessels, burners, steel tank fabrication and instrumentation / controls based on the requirements of each project.
  • Selects and sizes structural steel components and materials
  • Communicates with the Project Engineer, Technical Sales Engineer and Project Manager on technical decisions and project deliverables
  • Employs principals of designing for manufacturability
  • Interfaces with Manufacturing and external Suppliers for component selection, manufacturing and assembly
  • Supports the Sales & Marketing department by creating drawings for use in proposals to Customers
  • Learns and utilizes SAP for part creation and bill of material (BOM) creation

Position Requirements


  • 2-5 years of experience in design or project engineering
  • BS in Engineering (Mechanical preferred)


  • Experience with engineered to order projects
  • Ability to perform engineering calculations: structural, mechanical, hydraulic and process
  • Knowledge of piping systems (pumps, valves, pressure tanks, boilers)
  • Knowledge of controls and instrumentation
  • Knowledge of biological treatment process(s)
  • Able to execute tasks autonomously; limited guidance required for complex tasks
  • Understanding of business acumen
  • Effective communication skills

Additional Details



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: Thomasville
Nearest Secondary Market: Valdosta