Application Engineer, Water Commercial Growth - Southern California
 Oxnard, CA


Career at Rheem: Where Comfort Is Your Calling

At Rheem, we’re dedicated to

bringing comfort to people’s lives. And, as a leading global manufacturer of

heating, cooling and water heating equipment, we’re innovating all-new ways to

deliver just the right temperature while saving energy, water and supporting a

more sustainable future. It’s an exciting challenge that requires a team of

talented, passionate people with a diverse set of skills. From engineers to

accountants, sales professionals to support experts, Rheem depends on people to

power our innovations. Join Rheem, and help shape the future of products that

impact people’s lives—every day.

The Application

Engineer, Water Commercial Growth is responsible for providing solutions to

architects, specifying engineers, and mechanical contractors in the design and

installation of commercial water heater systems; In addition, provide

application sizing and design solutions to internal and external sales/service

staff. This role works closely with Customers/Contractors/Engineers to choose

best fit products for projects and replacements. The position helps with

calculations/sizing/dimensional studies to ensure proper product choice and provides

product feedback to Product Managers.

This position will serve our Water Heater Division, located

in Southern CA.


  • Provide
    engineering solutions for commercial business segments with system design,
    field installation specifications and ROI analysis.
  • Provide
    support in the system/application design and installation of water heater
  • Provide
    product application sizing and design solutions to internal and external sales
    and service staff, sales reps, distributors, business owners
  • Provide
    support with creation of project quotes showing relevant specifications,
    complete with sizing information, piping diagrams and install solutions,
    including accessories
  • Provide
    expertise for diagnosing and resolving application challenges in the field.
  • Create
    technical support documents for Rheem commercial products and maintain the
    technical documents on the web.
  • Work
    with cross functional teams as second
    line of technical support for complex issues
  • Work
    with Training team to make sure that training materials are relevant and
  • Help
    support and maintain technical application manuals/documents for Rheem
    commercial products
  • Develop
    and maintain product application sizing charts for all commercial products


  • Bachelor’s
    Degree in Engineering or Associates Degree in Engineering with relevant
  • 1-5
    years of experience in water heating industry or related technical / plumbing
    related environment
  • Experience
    working with sales or external customers
  • Exposure
    to CAD/technical drawings/building plans
  • Good
    analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability
    to find technical solutions to problems and articulate them in written
    communication (drawings/specs/description/reports)
  • Ability
    to use Microsoft Word, PowerPoint
  • Creative
    thinking to find alternative solutions to complex problems
  • Collaborate
    with other departments to provide exceptional service to customers


  • Prior
    experience as an application engineer for water heating


is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Party Recruitment Agencies:


note that Rheem and its subsidiaries do not accept unsolicited resumes from

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Services Agreement, there will be no obligation to any referral compensation or

recruiter fee.


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