Current Career Opportunities


Tonka Water is looking for an Inspector/Shop Technician who has experience in fabrication inspections related to industrial coatings and heavy steel fabrications. 

The candidate should meet the following requirements:

  • High school diploma
  • Two years post high school technical training in a related area or three years fabrication inspection experience
  • Proven mechanical, troubleshooting and communication skills
  • Able to lift 40 pounds, fit through a 14 x 18 manway and easily perform other physical duties
  • Formal training in NDT/NDE inspection methods preferred
  • 5 years experience with NDT/NDE inspection methods related to industrial coatings and heavy steel fabrication preferred

Skills/Knowledge:

  • Good shop skills relating to mechanical assembly, PVC fabrication, etc.
  • Clean driving record and ability to drive company vehicle
  • Ability to travel extensively including week long trips and air travel
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Good computer skills including use of Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Fabrication drawing reading skills, including thorough understanding of dimensioning and tolerances

Duties include:

  • Understand and be able to use standard inspection methods, terminology, training and tools for determining:
    • Dimensional measurements and documentation
    • Welding integrity and quality
    • Paint and coating integrity
    • Final aesthetics and overall appearance
  • Perform PVC installations at tank supplier sites
  • Perform media supervisions at customer sites
  • Fabricate PVC components and assemblies in the Tonka Water shop
  • Fill out non-conformance reports
  • Confirm readiness status of all parts required for installation
  • Review inspection reports and make accept/reject decisions.
  •  Identify and report on inspection trends, vendor problems and quality issues
  • Communicate with external tank shops, resolving issues and pass the communication onto Shop Manager
  • Participate in supplier evaluations
  • Other tasks as assigned by supervisor

Click here to learn more and apply, or email your resume to Jobs@tonkawater.com

The Tonka Water Sales Team is looking for an Estimator - Production Assistant who can directly support territory managers estimating systems and water treatment projects. This is an opportunity to work for a progressive, local, well managed, growing company that trains and values its employees.

The candidate should meet the following requirements:

  • A minimum of two years experience as an estimator or project manager for a manufacturer of complex mechanical systems or construction projects
  • High school diploma with post high school coursework or training in mathematics, accounting, drafting or mechanical engineering
  • Knowledgeable of steel fabrication, manufacturability, welding, and other fabrication related processes
  • Ability to interpret construction plans & specifications and prepare estimating bill of materials for piping, valves, and other system components
  • Proficiency in Adobe, Excel, Access, Outlook and AutoCAD

Duties include:

  • Monitor the on-line project advertising services and obtain relevant plans and specs for upcoming projects to bid
  • Distribute plans and spec materials to appropriate personnel
  • Provide assistance to Senior Estimator as directed
  • When assigned, review specs (including drawings and all addenda) and Tonka Water quotations in order to create estimates in conformance with requirements
  • Identify discrepancies between specs and estimate for discussion with the Territory Manager
  • Submit accurate RFQ’s to suppliers.  Review supplier quotations for compliance with requirements
  • Research and identify acceptable suppliers for specialty and unusual components
  • Maintain, organize, and control all estimating documentation in appropriate project files to allow access to sales and production personnel
  • Provide piping layouts that clearly identify Tonka Water’s proposed scope of supply
  • Other duties as assigned

Click here to learn more and apply, or email your resume to Jobs@tonkawater.com

The Tonka Water Customer Service and Field Production Team is looking for a Field Service Coordinator who can coordinate field service scheduling and provide inside support for field service technicians. This is an opportunity to work for a progressive, local, well managed, growing company that trains and values its employees.

The candidate should meet the following requirements:

  • Three to five years experience in one of the following: service scheduling, field service, or project management.
  • Two year technical degree or equivalent.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Excel, Word, Outlook and Adobe.
  • Proficient communication skills both verbal and written.

Skills/Knowledge:

  • Three years customer service and parts sales experience.
  • Experience in collaboration and problem resolution.
  • Water treatment chemistry and plant operation experience.
  • Thorough knowledge of scheduling techniques and practices.
  • Experience with Allen-Bradley Programmable Logic Controller hardware and software.
  • Effective time management.

Duties include:

  • Experience with Allen-Bradley Programmable Logic Controller hardware and software.
  • Effective time management.
  • Coordinate field service scheduling, including workload projection
  • Coordinate the field service information handoff to Field Service Technicians
  • Work with Tonka Water suppliers, representative firms and internal departments
  • Inside support for field service technicians by coordinating with project management, purchasing, applications engineering, controls and others to support onsite activities
  • Support Customer Service Representative
    • Technical phone support to customers
    • Parts, service and refurbishments – provide quotations, order and ship
    • Record customer interaction data

To apply email your resume to Jobs@tonkawater.com

 

Tonka Water is always looking for talented individuals to join our team of water treatment professionals. If you're interested in submitting your resume or speaking with someone about our current career opportunities, visit the contact us page and fill out the Careers form.

 

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Tonka Water
13305 Watertower Circle
Plymouth, Minnesota 55441

Tel: (763) 559-2837
Fax: (763) 559-1979
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