Sales Engineer (Trainee / Graduate) - Devon & Cornwall

Sales Engineer (Trainee / Graduate) - Devon & Cornwall

Job ID 8335 2A AB


A Trainee Sales Engineer is required to join a leading manufacturer of Mechanical Products into the Process Sector. This vacancy is open to candidates with some form of Engineering Qualification (Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical or Electronic) who is hungry, articulate, motivated, tenacious with a desire to fulfill a field sales position.


1. 80% Proactive account management, managing 350,000 worth of business
2. Targeted to organically increase sales to 500,000 by 2016
3. Reporting directly to the Sales Manager, the Sales Engineer will spend 4 days per week visiting customers maximising sales and revenues
4. Visiting all clients and fact finding around any issues with their current systems or new applications where these quality products can be supplied
5. Working to specifications ensuring all technical and commercial criteria has been met
6. Liaising with your own internal engineering teams for quotes and proving information on lead times and the best possible solution for the client


1. A minimum HND in Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical or Electronic Engineering with a desire to do a technical sales role
2. Someone who is articulate with a high energy drive, well presented, hungry and a tenacious go getter
3. This role would also suit Ex Forces candidates who are looking to take their first steps into a field sales role or a hands on engineer or internal engineer
4. Full UK driving licence

Salary: 20-25K + 5K Bonus + Car + Pension + Health Care + Life Assurance + Income Protection + 20 Days Holidays (+ stat) + Phone / Laptop


With a very low staff turnover, my client can offer a long-term stable career, ongoing training and support with the added benefit of working for a market leading organisation.

As a Trainee Sales Engineer, you will be given the full backing and support of a good stable company, they will provide full product training to enhance your existing skill base and accelerate your development through the business.

How to Apply
For further information, please contact Ajay Bhella at ATA Recruitment in Leicester on 0116 216 7002 or alternatively, please email me an up to date copy of your CV to

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Job Type : Permanent

Location : Devon, Cornwall, Devon, Cornwall

Salary : 20k-25k + Car + Bonus

Date Advertised : 12 Nov 2012

Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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