Technical Applications Specialist

Sioux Falls, South Dakota (Würth Industry North America)

Provide technical support to all inter-company departments and personnel, resolve application issues, and assist customers in developing the most economic and highest integrity method of assembly.


JOB DESCRIPTION

Provide technical support to all inter-company departments and personnel, resolve application issues, and assist customers in developing the most economic and highest integrity method of assembly.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Actively drive and manage the technology evaluation stage of the sales process, working in conjunction with the sales team as the key technical advisor and product advocate for our products and services.
  • Review Value Analysis/Value Engineering requirements for target customers and assure that tracking and yearly goal requirements are met.
  • Review and interpret customer requirements with Sales Representatives and other company departments.
  • Provide technical support to all company departments. May include developing and conducting on-going training on Engineering and Product topics.
  • Compare, analyze and determine if existing products meet customer needs, or if parts modifications are needed to fulfill customer requirements.
  • Make recommendations to customers for modifications and improvement.
  • Participate in customer presentations and field events such as conferences, seminars etc.
  • Continuously improve productivity and efficiency of processes throughout the operational organization.
  • Other duties as assigned.

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QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical and/or metallurgical engineering preferred, 5+ years experience in fasteners and fastener applications required and a minimum of three years experience in a manufacturing environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Thorough knowledge of engineering disciplines affecting products
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office with Advance Excel skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong Presentation skills
  • Strong mathematical abilities
  • Good judgement and decision making skills
  • Ability to work as a team member and also be self-directed to meet goals
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Ability to maintain a valid drivers’ license and clean driving record
  • Must occasionally lift, carry, or move up to 25 lbs.
  • Ability & Willingness to travel (30%)

QUALIFIED CANDIDATES

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