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Application Engineering Technician

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Dayton, OH

Application Engineering Technician

8430

Job Description

Applications Engineering Tech 

This is a contract assignment, may become a direct hire position!  Pay range is $22 - $33 an hour!

 In this position you will be responsible for:

  • Providing a high level of response and service to representatives and customers.
  • Achieving company forecasted orders and margin dollars for specified product lines
  • Assisting with Marketing and R&D efforts in order to improve the product offering. 

The specific duties of an Application Engineering Technician are as follow:

  • Review quote requests from representatives and customers. Based on the information provided, the Application Engineer must design and price proper equipment and issue a written quotation to the representative.
  • Provide the highest possible level of support to our customers and representatives
  • Assist in R&D and/or customer laboratory tests on site and/or at the R&D center as appropriate to help close customer orders and solve mixing applications
  • Review orders and provide order entry with the necessary order write-up and technical review (as required). This is accomplished by the thorough review of all submitted material, verifying price work-ups, compliance to purchase order terms, conditions, and specifications, etc.
  • Work with all other departments to improve the overall understanding of the business and achieve company goals.
  • Assist with marketing projects necessary to maintain a competitive product offering. These can include price rationalization, sales tools updates, generation of product literature, etc.
  • Present technical trainings and presentations to representatives and customers. Attend customer meetings as appropriate with the representative and the Regional Sales Manager to provide technical support
  • Provide technical support to the international divisions, as necessary. 

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Candidate must have the technical background required to possess an in-depth understanding of company product offerings and applicability in a wide variety of markets. The ability to work effectively with customers and provide customer satisfaction is absolutely essential.
  • This is a technically minded position and an understanding of rotating equipment and pumps is a plus
  • No experience is required, but a B.S. in Engineering (Chemical or Mechanical) or 2+ years of process or product engineering or engineering sales would be beneficial.
  • A positive attitude and strong communication skills are essential for this position

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PDSI Technical Services is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, genetic information, national origin, age, disability, military service or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, consideration of employment staffing submissions are based on demonstrated skills, qualifications, work experience, expertise and expectations meeting the position requirements as specified by the client, including compensation