Project Engineer -Sedimentation
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States - 84123

Are you passionate about providing technical expertise to others and joining a dynamic project Engineering team? Are you looking for the perfect balance of office and leadership responsibilities, but also crave doing hands-on work in water treatment project development, scope reviews, detailed engineering design, interacting with cross-functional teams including field services and operations, and project execution from cradle to grave? If so, then we have a role that could potentially be an amazing fit for you.

Ovivo Inc. is a global company dedicated to water and wastewater treatment. We offer comprehensive technological solutions as well as services and equipment tailored to specific client needs.

Ovivo Inc. is a recognized leader in the design and supply of packaged and modular water and wastewater solutions. These include both industrial water and wastewater treatment systems for a broad range of industries. We have also provided drinking water systems and sanitary wastewater treatment packaged units in plants, facilities, and camps around the globe.

Ovivo Inc. offers you an environment in which you will flourish if you are looking for a dynamic workplace where entrepreneurial culture and international challenges coexist. Our values are Ownership, Innovation, Expertise, Teamwork, and Integrity.

Develops process solutions to meet project specifications, customer needs and provides engineering and design of water and wastewater treatment systems. Provide project support by preparing equipment models and designs; 3-D assembly drawings, hydraulic design calculations and prepare submittals to customers.

We are looking for a skilled individual that is excited to be a part of changing how the world views our most critical resource - Water.


  • Analyzes specifications and contract documents to determine characteristics of job and to establish engineering objectives.
  • Reviews proposals and submittals for quality assurance purposes.
  • Generating a variety of drawings and performing required calculations while effectively managing engineering hours and meeting schedules.
  • Preparing parts lists and specification sheets.
  • Assembling detailed drawings from release to fabrication.
  • Responding to questions pertaining to drawings.
  • Contributing to product improvement and development.
  • Provides technical assistance to Sales and Product Support.
  • Develops and maintains product specifications, design information, and quality assurance documents related to the integrity, cost, and scheduling requirements for department systems and related components.
  • Coordinating with Project Managers to meet scheduled task deadlines, maintain schedule for purchasing, fabrication, construction, inspection, startup, etc., to meet overall project goals.
  • Performs all work in accordance with established company procedures.
  • Must be able to work independently and within a team environment.
  • Other duties may be assigned as required.


  • Knowledge of water treatment technologies.
  • Knowledge of fabrication designs using steel, stainless steel, and/or aluminum.
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret complex industry-related documents.
  • Ability to understand and both read, write and converse in English and at an advanced level.
  • Must be able to communicate verbally and in writing on a technical level.
  • Must have demonstrated interpersonal and customer relations skills.
  • Ability to make decisions requiring the use of multiple variables in complex non-standard situations.
  • Ability to apply principles of logical or scientific thinking to a range of intellectual and practical problems
  • Proficiency in Word, Excel, MS Project, and PowerPoint
  • Proficiency with 3D modeling AutoCAD such as AutoCAD Inventor.
  • Ability to apply advanced mathematical equations to a variety of complex, non-standard situations.


  • B.S. degree in the mechanical or civil engineering discipline from an accredited university or other related qualified training, plus a minimum of ten 5 years directly related experience; and/or equivalent combination of education and experience.


  • Training and Experience in AutoCAD Inventor 3-D modeling, CAD 2-D.
  • Ability to read and interpret process & instrumentation diagrams, mechanical & structural drawings, and specifications are preferred
  • Knowledge of applicable codes, tables, and standard reference books used for design of wastewater treatment facilities, truss bridges/structures, and mechanical equipment used in such designs are preferred


Travel may be occasional - both domestic and international


Aside from being an excellent company that is fun to work at, cares about our employees and has a strong focus on employee and career progression, we also offer the following benefits:

  • Hybrid working - while most of your time will be spent in the office, you will be equipped to work between the office and remotely.
  • Benefits - all full-time employees are eligible for Ovivo's generous benefits package that includes:
    • Medical, Dental and Vision benefits
    • 401k Match of 3%
    • Company paid life insurance along with company paid short and long-term disability
    • Eleven paid holidays
    • Three weeks of PTO to start hire date determines number of PTO hours for the first year
    • Roll over of 40 PTO hours to the following year
    • Sixteen personal hours hire date determines number of personal hours for the first year
    • Days off between Christmas Eve and New Year's Day - paid by the company with no impact to PTO balance.
    • Profit sharing

As one of the foremost players in its industry and a recognized leader in water-based process solutions, Ovivo offers challenging careers in all areas of water treatment. As an Ovivo employee, you will be working alongside talented and engaged colleagues in an international arena. Our days are busy and challenging and although we are results-driven, quality and service are of the highest priority.

We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage applications from all qualified individuals. We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive work environment where every employee feels valued and respected.