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Applications Engineer

Type
Permanent
Uploaded
05/11/2019
Start Date
ASAP
Skills
Applications Engineer
Location(s)
Gateshead, Newcastle upon Tyne
Industries
Engineering
Salary
£28000-£33000 per annum(25 days Holiday and Pension)
Contact
Reference
bs223

Description

Applications Engineer / Technical Sales Engineer / Technical Support Engineer / Sales Support Engineer required to join a leading distributor of electrical automation products based in Gateshead.

The Applications Engineer / Technical Support Engineer / Sales Support Engineer / Commercial Engineer will provide pre-sales and technical support to develop sales of electrical automation and control products, including Siemens range of Simatic PLCs and other process instrumentation and automation equipment.

This is a pre-sales role where customer applications will be examined in greater detail to create more innovative solutions that will reduce cost and improve performance.

Graduates with a Degree in Automation, Electrical Engineering or mechatronics will be considered.

Role
£28,000 - £33,000 dependant on experience
Pension
23 days holiday Bank Holidays

Role
Provide pre-sales and application support to develop sales of Siemens range of Simatic PLCs, process instrumentation and electrical automation products Working closely with the branches and field sales team as well as build close relationships with our customers and suppliers Prepare technical quotations Contact potential customer / warm leads who are enquiring about Siemens, instrumentation and automation products Liaise with various engineering departments

Requirements
Must have strong technical knowledge of Siemens PLCs, Controls, Motion control, HMI, Networks, software and other associated electrical automation products
Proven experience as an Applications Engineer, Technical Sales Engineer, Technical Support Engineer, Sales Support Engineer, Graduate or Sales Engineer looking for a more technical position
The successful candidate will need to demonstrate a confident telephone manner and be able to talk about PLC applications to a wide variety of customers
Commutable to Gateshead
Technical qualification

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