Junior Design Engineer

Flomatic   Glens Falls, NY   Full-time     Engineering
Posted on June 6, 2024

Flomatic® started manufacturing high-quality valves 90 years ago and we haven’t stopped since. Together, we are a value-driven, customer-centric, and environmentally conscious team. Our continued success in the water and wastewater industry reflects the shared knowledge, integrity, and operational excellence of our dedicated employees.


We are seeking a self-motivated Junior Design Engineer with strong detail-oriented skills and SolidWorks CAD experience to join our internationally acclaimed team. This individual will work closely with our Engineering Manager and engineering team in our Glens Falls office to assist in the development of product design implementation, technical specifications, and the production of our high-performance valve products.


The ideal candidate will be a well-organized, and goal-oriented individual with excellent verbal and written communication skills.  This individual needs to initiate and stimulate cooperation within a team, and maintain excellent organization, coordination, and time management skills. They must have the ability to problem-solve and work with others to reach a resolution.


This is an exciting opportunity for a talented engineering professional looking to learn and grow their cross-organizational skills within a professional setting. The Junior Design Engineer will work closely with sales, manufacturing, and our marketing team to help design and deliver high-quality valves built to last. ®


Key Responsibilities:


  • Create concept designs, assemblies, layouts, and drawings of various products.
  • Perform form, fit, and function studies to ensure designs meet all established requirements.
  • Support drawing and part release processes.
  • Establish and follow technical project plans.
  • Participate in design reviews.
  • Prepare technical reports, production engineering documentation, and test data (as required).
  • Manage and maintain version control over technical design documents & replicate design changes in technical publications.
  • Conduct verification and validation testing of various products (as required).
  • Perform other related duties, as assigned. 
  • Develop project status reports monthly for the Engineering Manager.




  • Minimum associate degree in engineering technology or related field.
  • Preferred bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering
  • 3-5 years’ experience with SolidWorks (creating design concepts, assemblies, and layouts).
  • Familiarity with mechanical engineering fundamentals and machining processes (in a metals manufacturing environment)
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • 1 to 4 years of experience with valve products and related design requirements preferred
  • SolidWorks Flow Simulation, Simulation, Visualize, or Composer experience a plus
  • Fluid Dynamics experience a plus
  • 3D Animation experience a plus
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001 & ISO 14001 preferred.
  • Possesses strong communication skills and a strong work ethic (including accountability, integrity, enthusiasm, and motivation).

Why Join Our Flomatic family?

High quality valves are made from high quality people and the most significant investment we make is in our employees. Therefore, we offer a full benefits package after 60 day introductory period:


  • Medical insurance with company sponsored HRA
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • 401(K) matching
  • Company Profit Sharing Program
  • Generous PTO (including 12 paid holidays)

Flomatic Valves is an equal employment opportunity employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristics protected by law.


Salary Range:  $45,000 - $55,000.