HYDRAULIC APPLICATIONS ENGINEER
The manufacturers of the renowned Hy-Pro range of control valves are seeking an experienced hydraulic applications engineer to join the sales team. Hydraulic Projects Ltd have been developing and manufacturing in the UK for over 50 years and are a modern forward thinking company. Our niche market is small to medium OEMs who need advice and support as well as quality British valves and after sales backup. For further information about the company and its products see www.hypro.co.uk.
The Applications Engineer will be based in Dawlish on the South Devon coast but the candidate will be expected to spend up to one week away each month visiting customers and potential customers. The job will involve specifying hydraulic control valves for OEMs of mobile hydraulic equipment and trouble-shooting existing applications. Managing key accounts, identifying possible new customers, supporting the internal sales team and liaison with quality and design departments will also be important.
The suitable candidate will have an engineering background and sound technical understanding of hydraulic circuits and applications as well as good communication skills and an outgoing personality. Prior experience of control valves and their use in mobile applications is preferred but we can provide training for a person with the right background.
Starting salary will depend on experience (£30k to £35k basic plus pension scheme and profit related bonus after a qualifying period)
Holidays are 25 days per year plus 8 bank holidays
A company pool car, laptop and phone are provided for business travel
Core hours are 37 (8:00 to 16:30 Mon-Thurs and 8:00 to 13:00 Friday)
Please apply by 10th January 2018 to the HR department on email@example.com with a covering letter and CV