Sales / Applications Engineer
Job Type : Full Time, Permanent
We are looking for an Applications Engineer to join our team!
This is a great opportunity for a dynamic, detail-oriented Applications Engineer within a premier employer in Central Nebraska. The ideal candidate will be a creative thinker, has a background in the manufacturing environment and is highly motivated in product sales.
As an Applications Engineer, you will:
Apply engineering techniques and solid product knowledge in adapting products the customer’s needs, using excellent judgment when making adaptations and/or modifications to propose cost effective solutions.
Be the point of contact between the customer’s engineering team and the commercial team; you will be visiting customers with travel up to 20% of working days. Ability to travel on short notice is a must.
Analyze data, write technical reports and make recommendations on all phases of activity.
Assist in solution of manufacturing problems, working closely with maintenance and engineering personnel.
Develop suitable testing models to validate products to ensure customer’s needs are met.
Coordinate application activities and the customer’s requirements with many Departments; including Manufacturing, Sales, Marketing, Service, Quality and Production Control, etc.
Who we are looking for:
You have a creative, out of the box thought process.
You have excellent people skills and can communicate with and inspire customers.
You have BS in Mechanical Engineering, Engineering, or Technology OR at least five years of experience in a manufacturing environment. Preference will be given to candidates with an automotive product background.
About our client:
Our client is a global leader in the manufacture of automotive products. A global company with a multi-state footprint, this ISO/TS certified facility is dedicated to providing high quality products in a cost efficient and timely manner.
Why work for our client?
Our client attributes their success to their dedication to quality across the board. They have facilities from coast to coast and distribution centers across the globe. They are firm believers in promoting from within, opening up advancement opportunities whenever possible. Additionally, they offer competitive wages and a comprehensive benefits package.