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Careers (Job Openings)

Our Mission


We build a better quality of life through innovation.

Our Commitment


Before any tank leaves our facility it is individually inspected. Our manufacturing partners have worked with us to understand our welding process and our commitment to quality.

Our Business


Glacier Tanks is a family owned business located near Craft Beer Country, USA, or as the common folk like to call it Portland, Oregon. We offer standard and customized stainless steel brewing equipment to meet an extensive list of industries (breweries, cider, food & beverage, pharmaceutical, etc...). Our store is open to the public, and we welcome you to walk in. Our friendly staff is available to answer your questions and help you find what you're looking for.

Our People


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Our Openings


Innovation, Dedication, and Integrity. These are our core values at Glacier Tanks. We are a growing small company in Vancouver, Washington (Portland, Oregon metro area) and this is an excellent opportunity to join us! We have an opening for a Licensed Professional Engineer to serve as our Vice President of Engineering. As VP of Engineering at Glacier Tanks, your duties include planning, implementation, and oversight of engineering strategies, procedures, and goals. You will be responsible for the daily and long-term operations of the engineering department. You collaborate with other executives on the promotion of growth within the company, the development of new design or project standards, and technical training for employees. Your total compensation package would include benefits such as PTO, healthcare, retirement match, and more.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage engineering and R&D for sanitary process equipment and vessels/tanks (TriClamp, DIN 11851 & 32676, NPT/NPS, JIC).
  • Guide a small team of engineers, designers, and technicians through complex design projects, quality assurance processes, and less complex, daily projects.
  • Weekly, monthly, quarterly, and yearly reporting of engineering department projects.
  • Check and sign-off mechanical production drawings and certify designs.
  • Manage engineering communications and production schedules with overseas and domestic factories.
  • Develop the engineering department structure as the company grows.
  • Mechanical drafting using Autodesk AutoCAD as needed.
  • Provide consultation to Glacier Tanks sales reps and help communicate technical information to customers as needed.
  • Support other departments with technical information as needed.
  • Advise on company operations as they pertain to the engineering department.
  • Other duties may arise as the company grows, and the VP of Engineering must be flexible enough to incorporate new duties amongst competing priorities.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering and PE licensure are required (Washington, Oregon, California)
  • Demonstrated ability to provide effective leadership, develop team members, and think critically.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience managing teams of engineers. (5+ years of experience preferred).
  • 2+ years of experience drafting with Autodesk AutoCAD.
  • Must have experience and excellent skills in the fields of fluid dynamics, thermodynamics, physical and chemical stresses on materials, and pressure vessels.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office software suite.
  • Excellent communication skills required, both written and verbal.

This is a salary position starting at $78k per year. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply. Glacier Tanks is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected class.

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