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Application Engineer

Application Engineer is responsible for providing the initial design concept, layout, and estimates to the sales team. Works internally with cross-functional teams to provide design specifications, project management, and customer expectations.


  • Work with Executive Management, Operations, Project Management, Sales, and Controls on client projects, expectations, and deliveries.
  • Maintains a working knowledge of new technologies to improve Applications design and quoting time.
  • Maintaining quoting schedules to meet delivery deadlines.
  • Follow RFQ processes.
  • Assist in developing RFQ standards and procedures.
  • Provide estimated cost of build for concept layouts.
  • Work directly with Customers and Sales Team to gather project information.
  • Designs initial concept layouts of new equipment and systems.
  • Reviews concept layouts and designs with Customer and Sales team.
  • Fill in as Project Manager when required or assigned.
  • Design 2D conceptual layouts to integrate with customer’s equipment using AutoCAD.
  • Read through customer specifications in order to work with the sales team to provide the best solution and scope on projects.
  • Assist in yield calculations to determine labor hours, material, and outside services necessary to produce customers request for quote.
  • Create complete project documentation for engineering to include drawings related to layout plans, elevation, data sheets and project specifications.
  • Writing first stage of scope of work documentation on all projects.
  • Creates Work Orders for all projects.
  • Manages all kick-off meetings with Engineering & Controls once a project is approved.
  • Assist Sales on technical sales visits and project reviews.
  • Ability to travel to client sites to evaluate project scopes with or without your team when necessary.
  • Hold weekly meetings with each salesperson to review status of each project.
  • Reviewing smart sheet updates and concerns with each salesperson.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical/Mechanical/Industrial Engineering with 2-5 years or more experience.
  • Understanding of manufacturing processes and job costing and/or estimating experience.
  • Must have mechanical aptitude and/or technical inclination.
  • Knowledge of AutoCad required and Solidworks 3D a plus but not required.

Desired Skills

  • To prioritize, organize and manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Read and interpret engineered plans and specifications.
  • Flexibility to work overtime/weekends, as required to meet established deadlines
  • Attention to detail and strong project management skills
  • Ability to follow through on tasks with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability to multitask
  • Professional attitude

Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under supervision.

Full-Time Benefits Package

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Company-paid Life Insurance & Long-Term Disability
  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) retirement matching
  • Profit Sharing
  • Paid Time Off
  • Supplemental Benefits – Accident, cancer, indemnity, illness, and legal plan
  • Employee Assistance Program

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