Sustainable Carbon Filtration Company is looking for an experienced Electromechanical Design Engineer for our Western PA Manufacturing Facility!

What are we looking for in an Electromechanical Design Engineer:

  • Designing Electromechanical Systems: Creating detailed plans and specifications for systems that integrate electrical and mechanical components related to our production needs.  This may include projects like control panel upgrades (hardware and/or software), mechanical systems (conveying systems), and various instrumentation replacements/upgrades. 

  • Component Selection and Integration: Selection of appropriate electrical and mechanical components for designs and integrate them into cohesive systems. This requires a thorough understanding of both electrical and mechanical principles. 

  • Troubleshooting and Problem-Solving: When issues arise during the development or operation of electromechanical systems, troubleshoot problems and devise solutions to resolve them, working closely with Plant Operations, Maintenance, and QESH teams. This may involve diagnosing electrical or mechanical faults and implementing corrective measures. 

  • Collaboration with Cross-disciplinary Teams: Collaborate with professionals from other disciplines, such as software engineers, industrial designers, and manufacturing specialists, to ensure that projects are completed successfully.  These professions could include external contractors, subcontractors, etc... as well as internal (domestic and international) stakeholders. 

  • Ensuring Compliance with Regulations and Standards: Work closely with QESH to ensure that designs comply with relevant industry and environmental regulations and standards, such as safety codes and performance specifications. 

  • Continuous Improvement: Work to improve the efficiency, reliability, and performance of electromechanical systems through ongoing research, development, and innovation. 

  • Documentation and Reporting: Document the design process, test results, and other relevant information to maintain records and communicate with stakeholders. This includes preparing reports, drawings, and technical documentation using typical applications such as Microsoft Office Suite, Autodesk (AutoCAD and Inventor), etc... 

  • Project Engineering: serve as the technical and business lead for each of your assigned projects, coordinating all activities between external contractors and internal stakeholders.  This includes the selection of subcontractors, vendors, etc... based on review of capabilities, solution offering, and safety record, but not limited to only thereof.

What will you receive as an Electromechanical Design Engineer?

It goes without saying that in exchange for your unbridled dedication and enthusiasm, you will get a lot in return. Too much to mention in fact. Below is an attempt to summarize exactly what we can offer you as an Operational Buyer at DESOTEC US.

  • Competitive and motivating salary package

  • Customizable benefits package with a multitude of options.  Benefits effective immediately.

  • Dollar-for-Dollar 401k match up to 4% of annual salary

  • Paid Holidays

  • On-the-Job training for all positions including any possible promotions

  • Career progression plans

  • Paid parental leave

  • Flexible Spending Account Options

  • Immersion in a dynamic, innovative, and sustainable company

  • Hybrid work situation

Who are you as an Electromechanical Design Engineer?

Minimum requirements:

Education:  (BS) in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Controls Engineering.

Experience:  3-5 years of relevant project engineering/technical experience in a manufacturing environment.

Preferred requirements:

Education:  Post-secondary degree (BS) in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Controls Engineering.

Experience:  5-10 years of relevant project engineering/technical experience in a manufacturing environment, with domestic/international subcontracts management and strong safety record.

Certification(s):  Professional Engineer (PE), licensed within the State of Pennsylvania (or the ability to obtain within 90 days of hire).

To protect the planet – that’s our mission at DESOTEC

 DESOTEC is an international environmental services company that helps protect the planet with sustainable mobile filtration solutions for the purification of liquids and gases.

We’re committed to building a cleaner, greener world for all. With our unique sustainable, mobile filtration solutions, purifying liquids and gases, we are committed to helping protect the planet by driving positive ecological change across all industries.

Join Generation D!

DESOTEC has about 350 employees, united in Generation D., who are all committed to help protect the planet by driving positive ecological change across all industries. Private equity funds managed by Blackstone acquired DESOTEC in 2021. Further information is available at

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