Careers

Each of us has our own personal path. We would like to join you on your way. We offer you the scope for action you need to develop your capabilities, to realize your ideas and to achieve personal success. GF Piping Systems, your next employer? Possibly yes, because we are always happy to acquire talented, committed and passionate employees. We rely on convincing personalities with entrepreneurial mindsets who want to join us in getting things moving.

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Background - GF Piping Systems

A major multinational manufacturer of thermoplastic piping systems and instrumentation, serving the microelectronics, water treatment, chemical processing, food and beverage and life sciences/institutional market segments, with revenues in excess of $ 3B is seeking a highly motivated individuals.

 

Jobs available from GF Piping Systems:


Area Sales Manager - Engineered Piping Systems, Northeast

Georg Fischer LLC, a world leader in plastic piping systems for industrial applications, seeks a highly organized, motivated and energetic candidate for our Area Sales Manager – Engineered Piping Systems position. This role is responsible for coordinating, identifying, and generating sales accounts in the assigned region. Responsibilities include developing sales strategy, coordinating account managers in the Northeast (New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Hampshire Vermont, Massachusetts and Maine, prepare monthly reports regarding distribution and account activity, and maintain key business relationships. A large degree of customer service and sales strategy will be implemented and up to 70% of time will be spent making sales on the road.

Our ideal candidate will be located in Northeast, and have the following skills and experiences:

  • Minimum 7 years of proven sales experience in a related environment.
  • Minimum 4 years in a management role, preferred.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related fields, preferred.
  • SAP experience, a plus.
  • Ability to travel up to 70%.
  • Strong professional interpersonal and communication skills -- verbal, written, e-mail correspondence.
  • Acts as Company representative with professional demeanor.
  • Ability to perform typical field activity, occasionally requiring the ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

If interested, please send your resume to the Human Resources Department.

Area Sales Manager - Pre-Insulated Piping Systems

At Georg Fischer, we rely on committed employees with a wide variety of talents. What unites us is our fascination for innovative technology, collaborating in international and interdisciplinary teams as well as a hands-on approach. To promote motivation, we offer our employees prospects and development opportunities in a variety of ways.

  • We give you responsibility from the outset
  • We develop innovative technologies
  • We think globally
  • We respect each other
  • We work as part of a team
  • We train our employees and help them develop

Position: Area Sales Manager - Pre-insulated Piping Systems

Georg Fischer is looking to add a hardworking Area Sales Manager to our newly formed sales team! This team member is responsible for account management in the assigned sales region. You will manage relationships, generate and pursue sales leads, coordinate proposals, and drive sales within designated region.

A day in the life as an Area Sales Manager - Pre-insulated Piping Systems:

Business Development:

  • Act as a "Brand Ambassador" utilizing your passion and talent to drive success
  • Play an active part in the local trades' community - support local trade organizations through regular meetings and special events
  • Cross division collaboration to leverage Georg Fischer's full product and services portfolio, providing best in class solutions to our customers
  • Work with specifying engineers and end users to select the best product for their application

Account Management:

  • Manage local relationship with sales channel representatives (manufacturer's representative agents, system integrators, distributors etc.) and recommend actions required to maximize business opportunities
  • Prepare monthly sales exports and business metrics; identify sales opportunities; report on trends and new product
  • Develop proposals by identifying themes and "selling points" and preparing various components such as executive and summaries
  • Manage travel (up to 70% of the time), manage territory cost center, expenses, and meet or exceed personal goals and/or critical performance factors

Communication:

  • Serves as an internal expert communicating the customers' requirements to drive new product development
  • Work closely with associates on the regional sales team, coordinating efforts with other regions, National Account Manager, Product Managers, or other Company departments to support territory objectives
  • Gather and share market intel, such as latest trends and new products

What you'll bring...

  • Bachelor's Degree (or equivalent), preferably in Engineering or Marketing/Business Management
  • Five years sales experience in a related environment, preferred
  • Previous experience working within the HVAC industry or within piping systems is beneficial
  • Experience in working with Engineers to influence construction specifications is highly desired
  • Highly motivated, proactive, and organized self-starter with a 'can-do' attitude
  • Must have an eye for detail and a strong desire to grow the business
  • Able to lead multiple projects in various stages simultaneously with excellent time and project management skills
  • Confidence in presenting for groups of various sizes live and through digital presentations using relevant software such as PowerPoint, experience in Microsoft Office
  • Present a professional appearance as well as a professional attitude with customers, distributors, vendors, and other company personnel
  • Ability to drive with valid driver's license
  • Clear, concise written and verbal communication essential

Georg Fischer is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. We are committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, or any other legally protected status.

Please submit resume to janet.gonzalez@georgfischer.com

Controller

Major multinational manufacturer of thermoplastic piping systems and instrumentation serving the microelectronics, water treatment, chemical processing, food and beverage, and life sciences market segments is seeking a highly motivated and organized individual for the US Sales & marketing business.  This is the top finance position in the company and will partner with the Managing Director for the $220M sales operation to drive positive financial performance.  This is not just an accounting position; it is a financial leadership partner to the business and is expected to challenge business partners to drive continuous improvement through fact based analytics.  The ideal candidate will be operationally focused and will need to have a strong background in both accounting and financial analytics.

Our ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • A Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Finance, Business Administration or a related field
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in Controller disciplines, including preparation of financial statements and all related activity including monthly, quarterly, semi-annual and annual reporting
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Provide value added input through the interpretation of financial results as they affect the business unit to drive effective decision making
  • The ability to be comfortable with high volume workload and shifting priorities
  • Ability to manage projects and lead programs from conception to completion with measurable results
  • Supervise, train and evaluate accounting staff including cost accountant
  • Proven track record of building and managing strong collaborative relationships
  • Ability to work across all levels of the organization in both a local and multinational team environment 
  • Strong personal computer and employee data management skills
  • Ability to manage employees located off-site and travel on occasion

Please submit resume to janet.gonzalez@georgfischer.com

Data Management / Inventory Specialist

A Major multinational manufacturer of thermoplastic piping systems and instrumentation serving the semiconductor, water treatment, chemical processing, food and beverage and life sciences/institutional market segments, with revenues in excess of $2.5B is seeking a highly motivated Data Management/Inventory Specialist to create and maintain material master data information in SAP & PLM Systems.  This position is responsible for ensuring the integrity of the SAP & PLM material master, material costing, bill of materials, and product routings.  As wells as, inventory analysis, reporting and reconciliation.

Our ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Degree in Business Administration or comparable professional experience
  • 3-5 years in a related product or industry preferred
  • SAP "Super User"
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Good organizational and follow through skills
  • Strong analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Positive and professional attitude with the desire to provide excellent customer service
  • Ability to work well in a rapidly changing environment and remain flexible to reprioritize work accordingly
  • Knowledge of materials management, procurement processes, and inventory control
  • Proficient in Excel, MS Office, PowerPoint

Please submit resume to janet.gonzalez@georgfischer.com

Product Manager, Engineered Piping Systems

Georg Fischer LLC a world leader in plastic piping systems for industrial applications seeks a highly organized, motivated and energetic candidate for our Product Management group. The position is very dynamic and works closely with R&D, Marketing, and manufacturing facilities. You will be tasked with maintaining and growing your individual product line. Industries we serve include microelectronics, chemical processing, food and beverage, life sciences, energy, and water treatment. A major function of the Product Manager is to facilitate communication and work flow between various internal departments, outside vendors, and directly with our customers.

Our ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Project Management experience a plus
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, preferably, mechanical, civil, or chemical
  • Excellent oral/written communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast pace environment
  • Customer focused mind-set
  • Proficient in MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task
  • Experience with piping systems or liquid conveyance a plus
  • Up to 25% travel required

If interested, please contact your Human Resources department.

Project Specialist

This role promotes and supports Georg Fischer Piping Systems by managing all aspects of designated projects to ensure that the job is completed to the customer’s satisfaction. This includes managing and monitoring customer orders, quotes, deliveries and job progress. In addition, this position requires frequent, detailed communication via verbal, written and electronic means to owners, engineers, manufacturers, distributors and fellow GF employees.  

Responsibilities will include creating schedules, management of materials, and preparation of 2, 4 and 6 week look ahead schedules to maintain a proactive approach for each project.  In addition to being the driving force behind each project, applicants must have the ability to interpret and communicate product, pricing and technical information.

Our ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Customer focused approach
  • Minimum 4 years Project Management experience in a business related field or Bachelor degree preferred
  • Positive and professional attitude with the desire to provide an excellent customer experience
  • Ability to work well in a rapidly changing environment and remain flexible to reprioritize work accordingly
  • Exceptional organizational and follow-through skill
  • Ability to effectively work with external sales and logistics teams
  • Industrial product knowledge preferred
  • SAP operating system experience a plus
  • General computer skills including Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.
  • Customer facing professional with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Sound judgement in analyzing and recommending solutions

Please submit resume to janet.gonzalez@georgfischer.com

Senior Design Engineer

The Seniors Design Engineer is delivering planning and support for engineering parties (i.e. ECP’s, Engineering Firms and International Project teams). This person may review existing customer drawings and evaluate for stress analysis, thermal expansion and or compare metal to plastic performance differences. This person may also calculate new plastic piping systems in general including related components (e.g. pipe clamps, bracketing and supports).

Main tasks include but not limited:

  • Engineering calculation and design layout of platic piping system
  • Material take-offs to support quotations for projects converting metal to plastic
  • Engineering calculation of installations considering all relevant parameters (pressure, temperature, media, lifetime service, joining techniques, etc.)
  • Supplying documentation for PE stamp and 3rd party review
  • Calculations for fixed point supports, guides, expansion loops, flanges, structural, etc.
  • Hydraulic calculations for pressure loss, pipe sizing, water hammer, mechanical and thermal stress analysis, seismic, etc.
  • Standard detail development and installation recommendation
  • Use and implementation of pipe design software and adaption of proprietary GF software (ROHR2), PDMS, PDS, etc.
  • Conduct and lead design review sessions with GF customers and 3rd parties

Duties and Reponsibilities:

  1. Good Attendance
  2. Work effectively with all company personnel, customers, OEMS, and end users to present a professional, consistent image. Interactions includes sharing of ideas, keeping commitments, keeping others informed of the work progress
  3. Good organizational skill that allow for easy transfer of knowledge and best practices
  4. Proficient in design and modeling software to effectively communicate products or concepts to customers
  5. Work closely with Custom Product and manufacturing companies in regards to Custom Products and Forecasting
  6. Completes work accurately and on time
  7. This position may also require certain management and department responsibilities
  8. Occasional site visits to meet with customer's engineering counterparts to review documents
  9. Some international travel may be required
  10. Committed to the protection of the environment and health and safety of our employees, customers, and neighbors. Responsible for maintaining and continuously improving our Environmental Management System (EMS).

Desired Requirements:

  • Minimum 10 years of advanced engineering experience (ME) in the field of design, ECP, or construction services relating to process piping systems
  • Proficient in SolidWorks or similar modeling software
  • Experience with BIM and/or Plant Design digital libraries
  • Proficient personal computer skills, including working knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.
  • PE stamp is highly desirable
  • Passing the Company Post-Employment physical as well as controlled substance testing and background/security checks, as required

Knowledge, Skills, Training, and Abilities:

  • Ability to work with and preserve confidential information
  • Follows the procedures as presented in the Employee Handbook, Etiquette Brochure, department procedures, captures contact information and follows verbal, written, or diagram instructions as provided by supervisors or managers
  • Presents a professional appearance as well as presents a professional attitude with customers, distributors, vendors, and other company personnel
  • Presents professional communication skills - verbal, written, and e-mails

Please submit resume to janet.gonzalez@georgfischer.com

Vinyl/HDPE Area Sales Manager

A major multinational manufacturer of thermoplastic piping systems and instrumentation, serving the microelectronics, water treatment, commercial water, chemical processing,  data center/mission critical, food and beverage and life sciences/institutional market segments, is seeking a highly motivated Area Sales Manager to grow our HDPE and  PVC/CPVC industrial pipe, fitting, and valve business in the states of Virginia, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Mississippi and Puerto Rico.  You will be responsible for promoting Georg Fischer Piping Systems by developing and maintaining relationships with key accounts, distributors, and engineering firms.  Responsibilities also include creating and/or changing specifications with Engineers, OEMs, Mechanical Contractors, and End Users to achieve sales success.

The ideal candidate will reside within the Atlanta area.

Our ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • A degree in sales or engineering OR equivalent experience with water and chemical piping systems
  • 5+ years' experience in a sales environment
  • Prefer sales experience with industrial and plumbing distributor channels
  • General computer skills including Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint
  • The assignment calls for domestic travel

Please submit resume to janet.gonzalez@georgfischer.com

Resume to:

Ms. Dixie Healy
Human Resources Manager
Georg Fischer LLC

dixie dot healy #at# georgfischer dot com