Mr. Hobday is responsible for new business development within the Water Treatment Division working with new clients as well as existing customers of QualiChem. Jeff also provides technical and product application support, customer training and on-site support to clients as needed to support their needs in growing their business. He is based out of Sumter, South Carolina.
Jeff has over 26 years of experience working with water treatment systems, seventeen of which were with GE Water & Process Technologies (formerly Betz, Trevose, PA) and 3+ years with Buckman (Memphis, TN). His experience with water treatment spans many industries, including Heavy Industries such as Power, Paper, Chemical and Steel, as well as Light Commercial & Industrial such as Municipal, Food, Beverage and Injection Molding. Jeff’s application experience includes extensive development and implementation of water treatment programs for boiler, cooling, ion exchange, wastewater, influent and other various water systems.
Jeff earned his B.S. in Chemical Engineering from West Virginia University.