Beverage Industry Maintenance Professional as Pre-Post-Sales Support and Sales Ambition - Location: Baar, Switzerland or Home based near a major airport
Interested in a fantastic new opportunity in a growing company … accountable for a wide variety of tasks, a high level of independence, international travel and career growth. We are seeking to hire an electrical engineer/technician who is looking to progress into a more sales orientated role to service our blue chip client base.
The position is focussed on the pre-and post-sales support of patented technical equipment in the food and beverages industry, predominantly in Europe, but with some support of and training of distributors in the Middle East and Africa.
A high degree of interaction with clients puts you in a selling role as well as technical position and we will provide on the job and external training to enable you to grow to become a full sales engineer. The role is initially more technically orientated involving on-site customer installations of technical equipment.
No sales cold calling is required as you will work with a salesperson until you have the skill set to sell in a standalone situation. The position will also be part of the global Cavitus technical team and may require occasional international travel to other locations.
The position is either home based (preferably near a major airport in the UK or Europe) or in our Swiss office and reports to the COO in our Swiss office.
Management & installation of patented technical equipment on existing Beverages and Food production lines
Responsible for planning and executing customer installations in a professional and timely manner
Regular reporting to management
Establishment, implementation and application of sustainable installation processes
Establishment, implementation and application of a maintenance programme per product sector and by customer structure.
Support and co-operation with our Sales Team and Technical Global Key Account Manager
Customer support by phone and during sale appointments with the regional Sales Executives
Implementation of continual improvement processes for our customers in co-operation with our manufacturing partners
Overall responsibility of the technical trouble shooting process in the region
Completed technical qualification, ideally as an electrician, electrical engineer, mechatronic, electrical installer, tool-fitter or plant engineer.
Minimum 5 years’ work experience in the technical support of customer installations, preferably in the beverage industry.
On site plant engineer / electrician / equipment maintenance role within the beverage industry highly desirable
Experience with Beverage Filling Lines such as Krones/KHS/Sidel and packaging systems.
Experience with CAD software and tool making would be an advantage
Good knowledge and experience of wiring plans and electrical installations
Fluency in English is required, any other language would be seen as a positive
Role requires regular travel within Europe and less regular travel to the Middle East and Africa. Occasional travel worldwide may be required for large customer projects or training purposes.
Must be hands on with a “can do” attitude.
Valid Passport and Driver’ License
You may have worked in the following capacities:
Electro/Mechanical Engineer, Electrical/PLC Engineer, Mechanical/Electrical Engineer, Maintenance Engineer, Plant Engineer, FMCG Engineer
Attractive Company, Attractive Package:
Join a team of high performing, experienced executives building a company you can be proud of.
High growth company with an innovative product portfolio, addressing a $2bn market
Interesting role with a wide variety of tasks and a high level of independence.
International operations , providing the opportunity for international travel and career advancement
Attractive salary related to the level of the position and engagement
How to Apply:
If you satisfy our role requirements send your resume with cover letter in either English or German together with your salary requirements to email@example.com with Sales Engineer in the subject line by email or by post.