Technical Advisor

  • location: Knoxville, TN
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $60,000 - $80,000 per year

job description

Technical Advisor

Permanent position: Technical Advisor opportunity with a well established firm near Knoxville, TN. Candidates need 3 years of experience with automated equipment installation, upgrades, or improvements, preferably related to the automotive industry. Travel regionally 20%. Relocation assistance.

Responsibilities for the Technical Advisor

  • Serve as Technical Advisor to New and existing customers advising on automation and PLC applications.
  • Prepare written reports, technical specifications, and material specifications for machine improvement, maintenance, and kaizen programs associated with various customer projects and facilities.
  • Serve as project manager on simple to complex projects, including defining project scope, selecting suppliers, negotiating contracts, amendments and change orders. Prepare and monitor project schedules; monitoring, reviewing and coordinating project design and construction.
  • Technically support the sales staff, collaborate with branch manager and other sales staff to analyze and resolve problems relative to assigned accounts and product information , work closely with Engineering and Maintenance Departments at customer's site to promote product lines and assist with customer applications; including price quotes / delivery, detailed technical product info, etc.
Requirements for the Technical Advisor

  • Minimum 3 years of automation equipment improvements, installation, or Maintenance Leadership.
  • Need Basic PLC skills able to work with PLC's
  • A PLUS to have AS Degree in Electrical or Electronic Engineering or equivalent
  • Good interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills

  • Based salary in range shown based on extent of qualifcations and education.
  • Nice Bonus potential
  • Company car
  • Comprehensive Benefits
  • Growth opportunity with a well established firm
  • Relocation Assistance

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