Technical Sales Support Specialist

Pentair is looking for a Technical Sales Support Specialist.

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Pentair is 9,000 employees strong.  We work around the globe to deliver industry-leading products, service and solutions for our customers’ diverse needs in water and other fluids, thermal management and equipment protection.  Our inventive thinking, collaborative spirit, disciplined work ethic and breadth of experts allows us to deliver Inspired Solutions for a Changing World.

Through our capabilities as a company, our innovative products and our Win Right values, we have the opportunity to define a clear and compelling role for Pentair in the global community.  Everything we do is driven by our passion to help people live better, and we are committed to creating inspired solutions for a changing world.

Job summary:

The Technical Sales Support Specialist will work in the Technical Sales Support team. The department is responsible for sizing, specification, selection, and general layout design of separation technologies utilized in the industrial and municipal water markets. The portfolio of filtration and separations solutions includes consumables and capital equipment as applicable to the clients need. Equipment includes standalone solutions, semi integrated solutions (equipment, valves and instrumentation), or as fully integrated packaged equipment (equipment, skid frame and supports, instrumentation, valves, controls, and piping). Although the conceptual design of the equipment will be determined by the application engineer, formal equipment & piping design will be in accordance with the applicable code and Pentair’s design guidelines.  The Application Engineer will be responsible for development of technical and commercial proposals, conceptual design.



  • Technical and Commercial Proposal Development / Pre-Sales Support
  • Lead project discovery meetings in coordination with regional sales account managers
  • Review customer requirements,  project specifications, and application information to determine the best technology for the project
  • Use Pentair proprietary programs and knowledge libraries to determine, recommend and select application specific products, generate guidelines and solution data sheets
  • Create and collaborate on project P&IDs to define scope of supply
  • Identify and recommend suitable instrumentation and controls when required according to customer specification and requirements
  • Obtain quotes from approved vendors and internal teams to develop sound technical and commercial proposals.
  • Work with project team including project managers to ensure a quality product is delivered on time and within budget per original design intent.

Desired education and skills:

  • Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering or Chemical Engineering
  • Prior experience with industrial water treatment technologies and systems.
  • Experience with PFDs, P&IDs, isometrics drawings, and bill of materials
  • Experience with the design and layout of skidded systems including piping and instrumentation  
  • Experience in selection of instrumentation, valves, & level control technologies
  • Works efficiently with minimal supervision
  • Familiarity with API, ASME, ANSI codes required
  • Self-motivated, and able to produce high quality results within time and budget constraints
  • Muti-task in proposal & design engineering related disciplines concurrently


  • Familiarity with advanced filtration/separation concepts such as membrane technologies
  • Experience with 3D modeling, Plant 3D, AutoCAD, Inventor
  • Promote team work environment and collaboration
  • Actively listen to others and apply sound judgment in decision making
  • Clearly express oneself orally and in writing
  • Continuous improvement mindset
  • Background in hands-on manufacturing and operations support


With our expanding global presence, cross-cultural insight and competence are essential for our ongoing success. We believe that a diverse workforce contributes different perspectives and creative ideas that enable us to continue to improve every day. Race, gender, ethnicity, country of origin, age, personal style, sexual orientation, physical ability, religion, life experiences and many more factors contribute to this diversity.

We take ongoing action to improve the diversity of our workforce by:

  • Ensuring leadership involvement and ownership
  • Attracting and retaining diverse talent at all levels
  • Fostering a globally aware, inclusive culture
  • Ensuring our practices are fair and non-discriminatory

Bedrijfsprofiel Pentair

Pentair’s Filtration Solutions SBU is a leading component and equipment provider in the global marketplace for treating air, gas, water and other fluids.  The business serves a variety of markets, including commercial, industrial, hospitality, healthcare, and energy.  Products range from membrane modules to complex filtration systems, various filtration media, and separation technologies and related components.


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