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Application Engineer

Application Engineer

Job Description

  • Technical product and application expertise
  • Inside sales support to customers
  • Support of field sales engineering and Beck representative
  • Field troubleshooting, start-up and training assistance
  • Special marketing projects to support the website, sales literature, instructions, new product development and foreign markets
  • Management and oversight of special projects and large orders

Activities include:

  • Developing and maintaining Beck product knowledge and application expertise
  • Troubleshooting field problems over the phone, or at customer sites when necessary
  • Handling incoming phone, email and fax requests for product selection assistance and quotations
  • Reviewing quotations and order folders to ensure accuracy and resolve problems
  • Traveling to customer facilities for application assistance or to complete drive instillations
  • Documenting daily activity in field to maintain a clear record of all events occurring at customer facilities
  • Setting and maintaining project schedules
  • Training and mentoring of application engineers

Educational Requirements

Engineering or Engineering Technology degree, BSME or BSEE preferred

Requirements/Helpful Skills

7-10 years industrial experience in an electro-mechanical role is desired

  • Electro-mechanical aptitude
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Willingness to travel
  • Good time management and organizational skills
  • Industrial instrumentation and process control experience desirable
  • Background in control valve application, selection and actuation is extremely desirable
  • Contract experience is a plus
  • Knowledge of process industries including electric, utilities, steel, aluminum, water/wastewater, oil/gas and pulp and paper is very desirable.

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to climb ladders and safely maneuver in high, tight or otherwise dangerous industrial environments.
  • Ability to lift and maneuver loads in excess of 60 lbs and tighten fastening hardware

Harold Beck & Sons Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer