Sales/Service Engineer

Recruiter
Kinetic PLC
Location
Manchester
Posted
13 Feb 2018
Closes
18 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client, based in the Greater Manchester area, require a Technical Sales/Service Engineer working
all over the country, alongside some office work at their site in North Manchester.

The salary is £27,800 (including £400/month car allowance) + commission (expected 6-7k in first year)

The successful applicant will be joining our field based team in carrying out the calibration of
company equipment at customer premises. You will be visiting customer sites and also be involved in selling their products and services to new and existing clients.

Requirements include:

-You must be flexible in staying away from home for up to 2-3 nights a week (hotels and
reasonable expenses will be provided) and have some sales and customer service experience.

-Must be technically minded and ideally have some experience in the engineering industry or though may not be essential.

-Previous proven sales experience is also essential.

Main Duties:

The technical sales/service engineer will be expected to test /calibrate the company equipment at
customers' sites throughout the UK.

You will be required to identify any replacement equipment required and supporting
company growth by creating sales leads for this equipment.

You will also be expected to:

* Complete the relevant paperwork/ service reports (excel format) in accordance with
company procedure.
* Take note of dimensions and provide basic sketches for replacement equipment.
* Handle any on site customer queries in a fair and reasonable manner.
* Represent the company by maintaining the correct conduct, appearance and
communication.

The standard hours of work are 39 hours per week, however extra hours will be required due to the nature of the role as there is travel throughout the UK. Overnight stays will be required & occasionally work on Saturdays will be required.

Necessary Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

* Experience in sales and proven technical competence.
* Excellent IT skills are essential as will need to fill in spreadsheets using excel and track own workloads.
* Excellent customer interaction skills.
* Good communication skills are essential.
* Full clean driving licence.
* Willing to travel throughout the UK.
* Flexibility of working hours required.

TO APPLY:

If you feel you are well suited to the Sales/Service Engineer position, please click on the APPLY button and forward your most up to date CV for consideration.

Kinetic treat all applications with a high degree of care, we review all submissions and will attempt to contact applicants who match the job profile. Those that do not meet the specification will not be contacted but their CV retained to be considered against future opportunities.

Kinetic Skilled & Trades is a division of Kinetic Recruitment Services Ltd, a consultancy with over 30 years of experience of delivering staffing solutions to the engineering & manufacturing and affiliated sectors. Kinetic Recruitment Services Ltd operates as an Employment Business and Recruitment Agency as defined under the Employment Agencies Act 1973

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