SmartWash Solutions

Job Info
  1. Job Title: Junior Engineer
  2. Location: Salinas, CA
  3. Number: 10036
  4. Post Date: 1/11/2018
Job description

SmartWash Solutions has been established to provide innovative food safety solutions for the fresh food industry.  Recognizing the critical need to prevent recurring outbreaks of food-borne illness, SmartWash Solutions provides complete turnkey solutions including commercial scale testing, product installation, integration into client systems and customer support.

SmartWash Solutions produces SmartWash™, a breakthrough food wash solution that optimizes the performance of standard wash systems to deliver complete protection against bacterial cross-contamination; a common precursor to outbreaks of food borne illness.

SmartWash Solutions has a career opportunity available for a talented and motivated individual to join our team as a Junior Engineer.


Under general direction of a Division Manager or Director, performs tasks related to equipment design and operation. Assists with R&D, technical services, and operations as needed.  Provides professional assistance and technical advice to Managers.  Assists in the evaluation and implementation of requests for changes or additional work to product design.  And performs related work as required.

Qualified individuals will enjoy working in our fast paced environment and hands-on work inside manufacturing facilities. 


Education and Experience:

Equivalent to graduation from a four-year college or university with major coursework in an Engineering curriculum or related field, and 0-3 years of experience in a mechanical or electrical environment.  Or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job as listed above.


Must possess and maintain a valid California driver’s license and a satisfactory driving record. At the option of SmartWash Solutions, professional registration, certification or specialized education and training relevant to the area of assignment may be required.

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions:

Must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer, and to attend meetings at various sites within the company and away from the company and to inspect various work, building or construction sites; strength to lift and carry materials and equipment up to 50 pounds, vision to read printed materials and a computer screen; and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone and/or radio. At times, this position will require the ability to work in cold and wet environments.

Knowledge of: (at entry)

  • Engineering design theories and principles
  • Computer applications related to the work, including basic Microsoft products and AutoCAD concepts and applications
  • Preparation and reading of P&ID’s, electrical schematics, and/or other technical documentation
  • The following items are a plus:
    • Applicable laws, regulations, codes, policies and engineering standard practices

Skill in: (at entry)

  • Developing and reviewing engineering plans and projects
  • Managing multiple tasks, often with competing deadlines
  • Writing technical reports and reviewing plans, specifications, estimates and engineering calculations
  • Communicating effectively with team members, customers, and contractors to effectively


This position requires approximately 25% travel.


SmartWash Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

For confidential consideration, please submit your resume via email.

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