Applications Engineer

GMT Rubber Metal Technic Ltd
£25,000 and £35,000
26 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Applications Engineer / Technical Sales Engineer GMT Rubber-Metal-Technic Ltd is the UK based technical sales and distribution centre for a large global organisation. Founded in 1968, GMT's main business is the design, manufacture and sales of anti-vibration mountings and rubber-to-metal bonded products for use by most industrial sectors including Aerospace, Automotive, Defence, Railways, Marine and Construction - indeed anywhere there is a need to isolate vibration and/or absorb shock. GMT are now seeking an Applications Engineer / Technical Sales Engineer to work within our team supporting new and existing customer requirements and enquiries. The role is office based and will primarily involve handling incoming enquiries made by new and existing customers by telephone and email. The main duties for the successful candidate will include the following: - Assisting with processing technical and sales enquiries - Discussing engineering applications with customers and making commercial proposals - Product design / testing / inspection - Project / report writing Essential skills: - Computer literate (word, excel, email, etc.) - Commercial common sense and a practical mind - Good general ability in maths and science (preferably physics) - Good communication skills both verbally and written - Capable of working well with others and individually Desirable skills: - CAD experience - Commercial experience - An engineering related qualification (e.g ONC, HNC or Degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar.) or experience Training will be provided particularly in regard to understanding the principles of vibration control and the suitable application of rubber-to-metal bonded products. Starting salary will be between £25,000 and £35,000 per annum depending on experience.
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