Internal Sales and Applications Engineer

Hamlin Knight
01 Feb 2018
18 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
My client is a world leader in drive and automation technology. Based at their new facility at Normanton, West Yorkshire you will be an internal sales engineer in our technical sales and applications department, where you will initially be in a technical sales support role and be part of a dedicated technical team responsible to the Sales Manager.

Your tasks
* Deal with technical sales enquiries from a varied customer base with a relevance to power transmission scenarios
* Assist the internal and external sales force to engineer solutions for customers
* Selection of products and associated calculations (training will be given)
* Generation of complex package drive quotations and orders
* Occasional site visits to assess and quantify customer applications and requirements
* Production of drawings for presentation to the customer and for manufacture of bespoke items as part of packages
* Analysis of gear unit and drive failures
* Project management of large package drives, dealing with sub-suppliers and fabricators
* Costing and price negotiation for projects

Your qualifications
* Experience working for a gearbox manufacturer
* Proven mechanical engineering and application background
* Mechanical engineering qualification such as a degree or HNC would be preferable
* Strong analytical knowledge of math and formulae
* Working knowledge of CAD and SolidWorks (or similar 3D modelling software)
* Good customer manner and computer literate (Microsoft Office)
* Ability to analyse gear unit failures and advise corrective action would be an advantage
* Valid driving license
* Valid passport for training at headquarters in Germany

On offer is a salary for up to £34,000 plus addition benefits

Hamlin Knight is an equal opportunities employer and is acting as a employment agency in this instance.


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