Application/Sales Engineer

Omega Resource Group Limited
09 May 2017
07 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Application /Sales Engineer

An interesting and diverse role has become available for a proactive Application/Sales Engineer to work with an important company who are recognised globally for being at the forefront of their field.
In this position you will be responsible for performing a variety of complicated tasks.


*As Application/Sales Engineer you will be responsible for providing technical advice to both external customers as well as internal customers, this includes the sales team, customer service, marketing etc.
*You will be working with colleagues or on a direct basis, providing engineered solutions in response to customer requests for special designs to suit specific applications
*Establish and maintain relationship with customers in close collaboration with the Account Manager
*Take an active part in supporting and improving ETO processes
*You will also be working with colleagues in other operational areas - especially New Product Design and Manufacturing to share best practice and deliver continuous improvement initiatives

Background requirements
As Application/Sales Engineer you will be degree qualified in mechanical engineering and possess a minimum of 2 years of experience in the field of mechanical power transmission or in a related area.
You will be familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures in the field of mechanical engineering design and be able to carry out calculations for mechanical components - e.g. keyways, bearings, springs, stress and torsional calculations.
You will be a confident communicator, both whilst working as part of a team but able to work independently when required, using your broad experience, judgment and creativity to plan and accomplish goals.

Key Tasks:

*Manage Action Plans and projects (where applicable)
*Working closely with colleagues in adjacent functional teams ( engineering, customer service, manufacturing ) to set-up & implement tools and processes to optimise workflow
*Provide adequate answers/solutions for specific technical questions and applications and inform customer or customer service accordingly
*Engineering design and manufacturing experience required.
*Knowledge of engineering design principles, general machine shop practice and technical applications.
*Calculations for mechanical components ( keyways, bearings, springs, stress and torsional stiffness)
*Previous experience of mechanical power transmission product design and advantage
*Knowledge of and experience using 2D and 3D modeling software (e.g. Inventor/ SolidWorks/Creo)
*Knowledge of MRP & PDM Systems(Product Data Management System)
*Good communication skills at all levels in the business - shop floor to business leadership
*Knowledge of other language is an advantages

Capabilities and Success Factors

*Sound knowledge of key mechanical engineering principles - e.g. stress analysis, mechanics, rotor dynamics, thermodynamics, surface treatment, metallurgy, bearing technology, strength of materials.
*Knowledge of mechanical power transmission products - esp. couplings, clutches and torque limiters. Also gearboxes and prime movers, esp. electric motors.
*Knowledge of applications for power transmission products - e.g. industrial equipment used is mining, energy, steel, automation, materials handling, process plant, food and beverage.
*Ability to develop design concepts, conduct supporting evaluations and analyses, and interact with shop operational personnel to support manufacture
*Excellent communication/interpersonal skills.
*Strong oral and written communication skills, and able to communicate complex information in an easy to understand manner
*Some commercial knowledge and awareness an advantage.


*Competitive Salary
* Local Bonus Scheme
*Cash Health Scheme
*Gym Membership Contribution
*Death in Service Benefit
*Competitive Pension Plan with Salary Sacrifice Scheme
*Flexibility may be required during busy periods plus occasional travel.

For further information or to apply please contact Lisa Brassington on or email

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.