Automotive Applications Engineer

Recruiter
Glen Callum Associates Automotive Ltd
Location
Chard
Salary
Competitive Salary + Exc Benefits + Exc Holiday
Posted
12 Jan 2017
Expires
15 Feb 2017
Sector
Engineering
Automotive Applications Engineer Automotive Components Manufacturing An Applications Engineer based within the South West is needed for an international leader within automotive, independent aftermarket and industrial component manufacturing. Office Based Commutable from - South West England - Taunton, Wellington, Yeovil, Chard, Lyme Regis, Sidmouth, Bridport, Glastonbury, Exeter, Exmouth, Tiverton, Weston-super-Mare Competitive Salary Exceptional Benefits Generous Holiday Entitlement The Candidate Reporting to the Industrial Filtration Director the Applications Engineer will provide the customer application engineering provision for Europe whilst supporting the sales team. - Knowledge and experience in manufacturing and engineering project management. - Our ideal candidate will be educated to degree level in either automotive or mechanical engineering or have lots of practical, hands on experience in this field. - Knowledge of automotive and/or industrial OEM - Understanding of diesel engines will be advantageous. - An understanding of SAP is highly desirable. - Strong IT skills in particular Microsoft Office and project management IT tools. - Personal attributes should include strong communication skills, team building and motivational skills - The ability to lead a virtual team and develop colleagues. The Role - Manage applications engineering for the European business unit, working closely with sales teams. - Provide support for OEM technical days. - Give technical product training to new sales team members and distributors. - Play a key role in strategic initiatives to launch new technologies. - Prepare progress reports for group requirements. - Feedback market requirements and advancements to assist in the development of new technologies. - Provide a field based resource for product testing, producing reports and conclusions. - Maintain all data, ensuring all information and documentation is available and up to date. - Prepare and deliver customer presentations. Apply in Confidence To apply for the Applications Engineer please forward your CV to Kayleigh Bradley, Senior Recruiter at Glen Callum Associates Ltd or call Kayleigh directly for a further chat on the job. Kayleigh is an ethical IRP registered recruiter and will deal with your application in strict confidence. If your application is successful, you will be contacted directly by Kayleigh and she will talk you through in detail the full company role and specifics. Don't delay, we're hiring now, apply today JOB REF 2473KB Glen Callum Associates are a leading automotive and industrial recruitment agency for sales, operational and marketing positions. We have an impressive client base of market leading manufacturers and distributors and are dedicated in providing candidates with advice, support and assistance in their recruitment search. Our consultants have valuable senior sales, marketing and operational experience within organisations within the automotive and industrial industry, allowing us to share an empathy with both client and candidate alike.

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