Join the San Jose Boiler Works Team

boiler_trainingWith almost 100 years of experience in the industry, San Jose Boiler Works is Northern California’s leading boiler sales and service company. Our professional and experienced staff are dedicated to devising and implementing innovative boiler solutions to a wide spectrum of customers and industries.

San Jose Boiler Works employees all benefit from extensive training in our state-of-the-art resident training facility, enabling our staff to expertly and efficiently support customers with the most modern and relevant boiler techniques and solutions available today. Moreover, we place tremendous value on providing our employees with the opportunity to grow and excel in their chosen profession, and we make it a priority to nurture an encouraging environment based on teamwork and mutual respect.

San Jose Boiler Works is an equal opportunity employer, and we are always looking for qualified individuals to join our team. We offer competitive wages and a benefit package that includes:

  • Health insurance (employee and dependants)
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • 401k with profit sharing
  • Paid vacation and holidays

We are always on the lookout for driven individuals that share our deep commitment to superior boiler service. If you are interested in a career with the best boiler sales and service company in Northern California, apply for a position today!

San Jose Boiler Works has current job openings for:

Required Skills and Abilities:
  • Must be thoroughly informed and experienced with California regulations.
  • Must be fully conversant with a wide range of boiler products, including boilers, burners, controls, and other related equipment. Ideal applicant must be able to communicate boiler sizing details as well as provide application support when necessary in order to more-accurately determine proper equipment operation and selection.
  • Ideal applicant will be adept at proficient evaluation of basic boiler room systems as well as persuasive language skills to facilitate the sales of equipment applicable to a wide range of customers’ unique requirements and conditions, including load requirements, budget, boiler room square footage, boiler room configuration, and regional emissions requirements.
  • Good communication and language skills, including full knowledge of industry-specific vocabulary.
  • Computer proficiency is a must. Ideal applicant will need to be proficient in programs such as Word, Excel and CRM, and will also need to have a basic familiarity with factory equipment selection and pricing programs.
  • Valid driver’s license with an acceptable motor vehicle record.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Successful applicant will be responsible for cultivating and nurturing long-term relationships with contractors and engineers as well as accumulating an extensive group of sales prospects.
  • Sales engineer will need to be in the office 1-2 days a week to focus on various administrative tasks such as paperwork for both vendors and customers, and to attend pertinent meetings.
  • Successful applicant will need to be able to accurately quote and explain every detail of proposed work to prevent any miscommunication between the customer and our company in regards to pricing, project requirements, and proposed work schedule.
  • Sales engineer will be responsible for arranging equipment purchases with vendors.
  • Successful applicant will need to regularly check in and become familiar with the latest in boiler technology to ensure that the company is always working with the most modern techniques and information. When available, sales engineer is expected to seek out additional training to enhance knowledge in any lacking areas.
Required Skills and Abilities:
  • 5-10 years’ experience in boiler industry. Ideal applicant should have extensive experience troubleshooting, servicing, testing, and installing a wide variety of boiler systems and related parts and equipment.
  • Must be experienced with fire-tube and water-tube boiler systems, industrial boiler/burner systems, with a diverse range of manufacturers (RBI, Parker Boiler, Webster, etc.), gas, oil, and combination burners, associated controls, electrical circuits, combustion and piping.
  • Must be proficient in troubleshooting, repairing and testing of all boiler controls and system components, including linkageless controls (AutoFlame, Honeywell, etc.).
  • Good communication and language skills, including full knowledge of industry-specific vocabulary.
  • Ideal candidate will be adept at problem solving. Should also be self-motivated, detail-oriented, and able to work independently or in a team environment.
  • Individual should also have a thorough familiarity with applicable boiler related standards.
  • Should be proficient in basic mathematics, including algebra and formulas.
  • Must have earned high school diploma or equivalent. Must have completed two years of trade school, technical school, or community college.
  • Valid driver’s license with an acceptable motor vehicle record.
  • Computer proficiency is preferred.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Successful applicant will be responsible for performing all types of boiler maintenance as well as regular internal and external inspections of boilers, burners, and associated controls.
  • Individual will be required to assess and perform any replacements or repairs to all types of boiler system related parts and controls.
  • Will need to troubleshoot any issues, proficiently repair, install and perform testing on all types of boilers.