Applications Engineer

Location
Alexandria, MN
Salary
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Posted
Apr 18, 2019
Role
Engineer
Job Type
Long-Term
Hours
Full Time
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Job Title: Applications Engineer Department: Sales and Marketing Reports to: Applications Engineering Manager FLSA Status: Exempt Position Objective:

• Through the practice of servant leadership, deliver quality, best value products and services, on time, to internal and external customers.

• Ensure the success of packaging equipment projects through the technical support of the sales department and customers; prepare proposals that provide Aagard with an opportunity secure machine orders


Primary Responsibilities:


• Review customer provided documents and collaborate with area sales managers to gather additional information as needed

• Create sound machine concepts including layout, drive sheets, cost estimates, quotes, and other internal documentation for review with the Applications Engineering Manager and delivery to customers

• Support sales team with drawings and other information as needed

• Travel to trade shows and customer sites as required
• Support the development of policies, procedures, and continuous improvement efforts

• Recommend and support implementation of best practices to increase productivity and reduce costs
• Communicate openly, share knowledge, build positive collaboration between departments
• Support and contribute to department and company metrics


General Responsibilities:


• Ensure professional communication (written and verbal) is in place at all times both internally and externally

• Adhere to, support and promote the Aagard vision and culture statements
• Accurately and professionally represent Aagard to customers and vendors

• Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements:


• Bachelor's degree in Engineering related field or combination of 4 years experience and education
• Ability to communicate with internal and external customers verbally and in writing, including presentations skills

• Experience with the Microsoft Office suite of products with proficiency in excel
• Strong problem solving and organizational skills

• Self-starter, with ability to visualize and work with a variety of concepts ________________________________________________________________________________ Employee Printed Name ___________________________________________________ ________________________ Employee Signature Date