Applications Engineer / Proposals Engineer - Consulting Engineers

Ambrose Recruitment
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Applications Engineer / Proposals Engineer in (will suit Mechanical Engineering Graduate, HNC or HND Engineer) required for exciting opportunity with superb business, a global leader in the design of advanced products in the water industry for flood prevention, stormwater management and water treatment their expertise help municipal, industrial and construction customers to improve their water management processes, increase operational performance and reduce environmental impact. with over 30 years experience and offices across UK, US and Europe this is a great opportunity to work in a challenging and interesting sector.

As Applications Engineer / Proposals Engineer you will be working within the storm water and flood prevention division, they design global leading products that treat storm water, help prevent flooding and treatment of water.

Based in the UK Head Office which has about 50 people this is a great working environment, having worked with the company for over 15 years they have excellent retention, a supportive and inclusive culture and recognise the contribution of each member of the team. A number of the graduates who joined after University are now in Management posts as succession planning is key to the company.

An enjoyable place to work they have recently cycled to Paris and have annual challenges to join in with.

As an Applications Engineer / Proposals Engineer you will be working with Consulting Engineers and Architects to support and propose appropriate solutions for each project and to get solutions specified.

As an Applications Engineer / Proposals Engineer with Mechanical Engineering or similar a typical day will include:
  • Supporting consulting engineers and architects with technical solutions for stormwater and flooding prevention. You will working with them over phone and e-mail as well as in meetings
  • Calculating and modelling solutions to meet specific needs
  • Generating proposals using AutoCAD and drainage related software
  • Providing technical assistance to them with follow up questions
  • Working with Project Engineers / Managers and Techncial Sales Teams
  • Negotiation with clients regarding price, terms and conditions and delivery
  • Provide technical support to the internal and external commercial teams.

We are looking for an Applications Engineer who is:
  • Educated to HNC / HND / Degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar
  • Able to use CAD
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Full driving licence
  • Eligibility to work in EU
  • 1-2 years experience + in a Proposals , Project or Applications role

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