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Founded in 1925, Festo Corporation is a leading provider of pneumatic and automation control solutions.

Build your career with a dynamic, growing corporation! As a leading provider of pneumatic & automation control solutions, we pride ourselves on innovative design solutions & leading-edge technology. M/F/D/V EOE

Human Resources
USA Headquarters Festo Corporation

395 Moreland Road

P.O. Box 18023

Hauppauge, NY 11788


     (631) 435-0800

     (631) 435-0576

Festo US Career Opportunities

Office Based Sales Engineer

  • Job Tracking ID: 2017.6.9.59
  • Job Location: Chicago, IL
  • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
  • Level of Education: BA/BS
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: June 09, 2017
  • Years of Experience: Up to 2 Years
  • Starting Date: ASAP

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Job Description:

Founded in 1925, Festo Corporation is the leading worldwide supplier of automation technology and the performance leader in industrial training and education programs. We pride ourselves on our innovative design solutions and leading edge technology.

Festo Corporation is searching for an Office Based Sales Engineer in our Livermore office.

Duties of this job include:

  • Perform sales activities for all products and services with customers, prospects and resellers
  • Analyzes and researches pertinent information in order to respond to inquiries regarding product features and performance, product application, product substitution and special application requests
  • Provides technical support to troubleshoot problems and system failures
  • Provide sales order information, delivery, date, price, product substitution and stock availability
  • Process customer returns relative to Regional Office procedures
  • Investigate customer requirements and provides background information to the corporate engineering department for special application requests
  • Ability to relocate in approximately 12 to 18 months to a specific territory

Experience and Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree (Engineering or Technical equivalent) or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 2-4 years experience in engineering/customer service/sales environment
  • General computer proficiency
  • Experience in fluid power particularly pneumatics preferred
  • Effective oral and written communication skills, excellent public speaking and presentation skills
  • A flexible attitude
  • Must be detail oriented and highly organized
  • Strong time and project management skills and multi-tasking capability
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Team player and able to work independently with self initiative
  • Moderate travel required

Festo Corporation is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, and those laws, directives, and regulations of Federal, State and Local governing bodies or agencies. For your reference: EEO is the Law Poster