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Office Based Sales Engineer

    • Job Tracking ID: 2021.4.29.313440
    • Job Location: Chicago, IL
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: May 24, 2021
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
    • JOB EXPERIENCE: 2 Years
    • SAP Category: Sales Professionals
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Job Description:

Works as an internal sales representative for Pneumatic and Customer Solution product groups to prospects, customers, and resellers.  Office Based Sales Engineer (SE) is fully responsible for a defined customer segment, mainly small customers. 

  • 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:

  • Experience in engineering/customer service or sales environment.
  • Courses in Fluid Power particularly pneumatics preferred
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Technical equivalency
  • 2-4 years experience in engineering/customer service or a sales environment or equivalent combination of education and experience. 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

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