Applications Engineer

Perpetual Engineering Partnerships Ltd
£27000 - £28000 per annum
04 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications Engineer



You must have at least 1-2 years industry experience

This is an amazing opportunity for a graduate with 1-2 years' experience, (this is compulsory) who wants to work with a technically engineered product within a growing and substantial sector

An opportunity has arisen for an Applications Engineer to join the Technical Team for our client who is one of the world leaders within Engineering & Automation. They have global presence with a turnover of £3 billion. The business offers full training and development within this role and offer future progression as they progress within.

Principle duties and tasks:

  • Provide product and application support for customers primarily off-site, but occasionally on-site
  • Provide continued support for Sales Engineers
  • Test and create reports for technical applications
  • Launch new products to sales teams by giving presentations, demonstrations and tests
  • Plan, design, develop and deliver trainings on existing products
  • Control preparation, management and fixing of demonstration equipment for Sales Engineers
  • Develop, update and disseminate technical guides and tips in order to increase the knowledge and skill level of the sales force via company intranet and/or electronic newsletters
  • May need to assist salespeople with on-site presentations to customers, as and when needed
  • Proactively identify areas to improve department operation efficiency and initiate projects to achieve such improvements
  • Understand and observe company/department policies and procedures
  • Handling IT related issues and other duties or projects, as and when assigned
  • Develop, proofread and modify all new product release materials such as product literature, technical and sales manual, training manual through coordination with the parent company
  • Attending and supporting marketing exhibitions

Personal Attributes:

  • Ability to communicate complex ideas in a concise manner
  • Strong public speaking skill
  • Ability to organize and prioritize diverse set of projects, tasks and activities for timely completion
  • Must be able to work as part of a team
  • Analytical skill to identify the underlying principles, reasons, or facts of information by breaking down information or data on separate parts
  • Integrity - job requires appropriate handling of confidential, sensitive information


  • Degree educated in an engineering or technical discipline
  • Experience of 1-2 years in a similar field is essential
  • Full UK driving licence required
  • Knowledge of Microsoft-based applications, particularly Excel, Word and Powerpoint
  • Must be eligible to work in the UK

If the role is not suited to you but currently seeking a new opportunity, please provide a contactable number and a good time to call you.

We operate a refer a friend scheme so if you aren't interested then recommend a friend and earn yourself up to £1000!

for further details contact Lindsey on 01606 535 079 or email:

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