Vacancy Sales Engineer (Not vacant anymore)

In assignment of an international technical distribution organization regarding hydraulic and pneumatic seals, seal kits and related products for mobile and industrial applications, we are searching for potential candidates for the position of:

Sales Engineer

Our client is a distributor of hydraulic and pneumatic seals, seal kits and cylinder parts for all heavy equipment brands in mobile, marine and industrial applications.
They provide seals and seal kits to a variety of industries such as: dump truck, refuse collection, construction (both on and off road) material handling (lift trucks), marine applications, farming, logging, and industrial plant applications. Replacement seals and seal kits are stocked for well known names such as Caterpillar, Hitachi , Volvo, J.I. Case, John Deere, Komatsu, JCB, Liebherr, Bobcat, Kobelco, Takeuchi, Toyota , Parker, Contarini and many others.
Our client sells the highest quality inch and metric sized seals produced by the world’s leading manufacturers. They are also a growing force in OEM and special aftermarket kits for major cylinder manufacturers and publishes the largest single source catalog of individual seals, replacement parts, and technical information in the industry.

The company’s main focus is to minimize down time by offering most orders next day. The company has been in business since 1962 and has its headquarters in Clearwater Florida , USA . Their US distribution warehouses are over 50,000 square foot and contain 35,000 individual parts. Our client achieved ISO 9002 status in 1996 and ISO 9001 status in 1999.
To serve the markets outside the US , our client has acquired and integrated companies in Canada , China and Europe .
The European office is located in Raamsdonksveer (in the south of The Netherlands).

What characterises this job?
The position of Sales Engineer contains commercial/sales, customer service, technical aspects related to the hydraulic seal, cylinder and other components used in a variety of industries such as: dump truck, refuse collection, construction (both on and off road) material handling (lift trucks), marine applications, farming, logging, and industrial plant applications.
You will be responsible for a specific type of business or product depending on knowledge, experience and attitude. Customers are located in the EMEA region. Your working sphere will be back office related.

What do we ask?
You have a bachelor or intermediate technical degree in mechanical engineering in combination with extensive knowledge and hands-on experience in hydraulics. Also you have several years of work experience in a similar job.
Ideal would be former experience as engineer/technician and experience in a customer service/sales support position at a hydraulic repairshop. Experience at or with our brands like Caterpillar, Hitachi , Volvo, J.I. Case, John Deere, Komatsu, JCB, Liebherr, Bobcat, Kobelco, Takeuchi, Toyota , Parker, Contarini is an absolute advantage!
You have an independent and firm personality.
Further you have a great sense of responsibility, good analytical skills, feeling for commercial aspects, organisational talent and a customer focused and representative attitude.
You speak and write fluently Dutch and English and preferably German.

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