Project Engineer - Tanks/Vessels

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Date: May 25, 2023

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.


At Evoqua, we are committed to fostering and maintaining an inclusive and diverse workplace where employees can be their authentic selves.  If this position interests you and you possess the minimum qualifications, we encourage you to apply as you could be the right fit for this or other roles we are looking to fill. Evoqua encourages all candidates meeting the minimum qualifications/requirements for the position to apply.  

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.

What we can offer you

Join the global leader in helping municipalities and industrial customers protect and improve the world’s most fundamental natural resource: WATER!

Evoqua has a more than 100-year heritage of transforming water and wastewater through innovation and industry firsts, market-leading expertise, and unmatched customer service.  Its treatment systems and services enable regulatory and environmental compliance, ensure uninterrupted quantity and quality of water, increase efficiency through water reuse, and prepare customers for next-generation demands. 

Core Responsibilities and Tasks

Responsible for execution and technical leadership of project design and engineering work including mechanical design, structural design, pump systems, piping, and tanks/vessels.  Works with Project Manager to ensure 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 but not limited to: machine design, structural design, welding, material selection, ASME Section VIII Div 1 pressure vessels, ASME Section IV Boilers\Heaters, steel tank design based on the API-650\AWWA D100 requirements, lifting analysis.
•    Selects and sizes structural steel components and materials based on AISC requirements
•    Communicates with the Technical Sales Engineer, Project Manager, design engineer and manufacturing engineer on technical decisions and project deliverables  
•    Employs principals of designing for manufacturability (DFMA)
•    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
•    Utilizes SAP for part creation and bill of material (BOM) creation
•    Utilize Autodesk Inventor to develop system designs and in some instances fabrication details
•    May be required to perform some FEA studies

Position Requirements

•    Minimum 4 years experience in mechanical project engineering position
•    BS in Engineering (Mechanical preferred)

•    Ability to perform engineering calculations: structural, mechanical, hydraulic
•    Knowledge of piping systems (pumps, valves, pressure tanks, boilers)
•    Knowledge of mechanical design standards (ASME, API, AWWA, ASTM, AISC, etc)
•    Experience with engineered to order projects
•    Experience with ASME vessel and tank design to industry standards (API 650, AWWA) a plus
•    Experience with AISC steel structure design
•    Knowledge of Codeware Compress (ASME) and AMETank (API-650) design software a plus.
•    Able to execute tasks autonomously; limited guidance required for complex tasks

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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Nearest Major Market: Thomasville
Nearest Secondary Market: Valdosta