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Engineer - Product Applications

Date: Aug 3, 2022

Location: Lebanon, TN, US, 37090

Company: A. O. Smith Corporation



Water technology is one of the fastest-growing industries in the world, and, as a leading global water technology company, A. O. Smith Corporation is at the center of the trend. We are a $3.2 billion company with 145-year history and employ more than 16,100 men and women. With manufacturing operations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, China, India, and Europe, A. O. Smith has the global reach to serve customers worldwide. We have sales and distribution in more than 60 countries around the world. A. O. Smith is committed to continuous improvement, not just in its factories and its processes, but in its people.


Lochinvar, a business unit of A. O. Smith, is the leading producer of energy-efficient boilers, water heaters, pool heaters and commercial package systems.  We focus solely on serving our customers and has a solution for all your water heating needs, and because of this, have seen double digit company growth 34 of the past 35 years.  


We are looking for a Product Engineer – Product Applications at our Lebanon, TN headquarters.  You will be responsible for providing technical and analytical support to Customers, Sales, Marketing, Customer Service, and Technical Service.


  • Design custom package systems per customer specifications complete with piping diagrams, electrical and control schematics and bills of materials
  • Ensure package system designs follow current production methods and meet targets for manufacturing time and cost
  • Assist Project Engineers to move custom package systems through the design, quoting, and release processes while meeting customer expectations for timeline
  • Analyze customer design & application processes; evaluate components, equipment, piping and placement; and offer solutions to customer application problems
  • Communicate with customers and Sales to solicit information pertinent to product design and application and share feedback to Engineering, Product Management, and Sales
  • Provide technical guidance on product selection and recommend optimum products
  • Create and maintain a library of design plans and images for use in the development and construction of custom package systems
  • Create and maintain product application and system design guidelines in response to common field questions and issues
  • Provide technical recommendations to Product Management and Engineering for product improvements or revisions
  • Assist with the development of product literature and installation guides


  • Bachelor's degree (B. S.) from four-year college or university in Engineering
  • 1+ year of related product application or product design experience
  • 1+ year of experience with 3D Parametric CAD Applications (SolidWorks preferred)
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from large and diverse audiences
  • Ability to build and maintain positive relationships internally and externally
  • Ability to work independently and collaborate cross-functionally in a team environment

We Offer


Great people make our organization great and because of that, we offer a comfortable working atmosphere for our employees in our newer state-of-the-art facility, employee discounts on water filtration products, a competitive compensation package and comprehensive benefits plans which include medical and dental insurance, company-sponsored life insurance, retirement security savings plan, short- and long-term disability programs and tuition assistance.

Nearest Major Market: Nashville

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