October 23, 2018 – The Micronics Engineered Filtration Group announces that Marc Schaerer has joined the Company as Regional Sales Manager for the Mountain West region. Marc will be responsible for regional sales of Micronics’ Filter Press, Filter Cloth, Filter Plates, Press Parts & Accessories, and Service offerings to our customers in Utah, Wyoming, Nevada, Montana, Idaho, and in the Canadian provinces of Saskatchewan and Alberta, the Yukon, and the Northwest Territories.
Prior to his joining Micronics, Marc built a solid career around mining and mining services after earning his BSME degree in Mechanical Engineering from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology. Most recently, Marc has served as Regional Sales Manager for WesTech Engineering, where he drove international business for Europe, Central Asia, and Russia territory (ECAR), selling water processing equipment to mining and industrial customers. Prior to his tenure with WesTech, Marc worked for 8+ years at FLSmidth in their Capital Equipment Group, managing projects globally that included a $120M new concentrator project for Freeport McMoRan in Peru. He also worked in the company’s O&M group, selling and managing O&M contracts.
Marc has strong hands-on experience in the mining industry as well as the oil and gas industry, having worked previously for Kennecott Utah Copper – and its parent, Rio Tinto – as well as Halliburton.