Technical Services Engineer - Chemicals

Job Overview

Technical Services Engineer - Chemicals

Clare - Permanent

My client, a leading chemical manufacturer, based in Co. Clare are looking for a Technical Services Engineer to join their team.

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing technical support to clients by recommending products or product modifications. The position will require you to travel 30-40% throughout Europe to customer sites. You will also be required to deliver training to both customers and distributors.

Responsibilities: (A snapshot…)

Provide technical support to internal and external customers:

  • Assist is in the sales process by evaluating applications and materials, recommend products and conduct customer visits to observe and develop application techniques, audits and presentations.
  • Provide field sales with technical data, test results, graphs, and reports.
  • Work with field sales & marketing and other groups to generate and analyse market data to identify new products for growth initiatives as needed.
  • Test competitive products against portfolio products for specific customer projects or problems and historical data.
  • Participate in the commercialization of new product launches coordinating technical data with other essential departments.
  • Collaborate with Marketing to produce "Marcom Tools" (Technical Data Sheets, physical property data and technical writing for brochures and trade shows) needed for all brands.
  • Be proactive in developing and visiting the appropriate contacts with the Engineering, Materials, or Quality departments of key customers and material manufacturers. Establish and support testing adhesive specifications for major customers.

Requirements:

  • A bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering or Chemistry
  • Minimum of 3 years relevant work experience
  • Ability to analyse bulk material properties
  • Ability to analyse and interpret complex information
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills required
  • Team Player
  • Excellent accuracy levels
  • Ability to act on own initiative and to make decisions and recommend appropriate courses of action
  • Ability to work and communicate with people at varying levels of seniority and technical knowledge
  • Ability to understand complex testing and approval protocols

Next Steps:

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