Richmond, Virginia

Eaton’s Electrical Division is currently seeking an Inside Sales Engineer to join our team. This position is based in our Richmond, VA or Santa Ana, CA location.

Position Overview:

The Inside Sales Engineer provides pre-sales technical, order and quotation support and processing to assigned accounts, account managers and direct outside sales teams.

Essential Functions Include:

+ Review plans and specifications and then offer the appropriate Eaton products for the project

+ Review purchase orders to ensure the customer’s technical needs are met

+ Support non-hyperscale application questions, proposals, submittals

+ Explain Eaton’s product documentation to specifying engineers and electrical contractors to guarantee correct product application and installation

+ Examine sales order prices and commission levels for accurate entry

+ Offer a technical resource to customer service and other internal departments

+ Interface with vendors, secure quotes and price ancillary equipment

+ Support direct sales team through technical assistance, pricing strategy, competitive review, installation and service information

+ Work on problems of diverse scope where analysis of technical data requires evaluation of identifiable factors

+ Offer training and technical mentoring for new employees as well as Sales Staff

+ Provide pre-sales technical support for Eaton products and ancillary equipment

+ Create submittals as required for large standard projects, in support of Direct Sales

+ Deliver quotes to Eaton Sales, Eaton Sales Partners, and customers.

+ Verify sales orders for technical accuracy

+ Assist with triage process for team inbox and custom quotes as necessary

+ Participate in scope review meetings and other pre-sales discussions with customers as required

Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.

When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.

Qualifications

Required (Basic) Qualifications:

+ Bachelor's degree in Engineering from an accredited educational institution or equivalent professional experience

+ Experience in engineering, sales, or marketing roles

+ Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship

+ Relocation is being offered for this position. Candidate must currently reside or be willing to relocate to within 50 mile radius of Richmond, VA to be considered.

Preferred qualifications:

+ Background in technical sales or application engineering, with focus on electrical power systems

+ Knowledge of basic electrical code and construction practices, technical interpretation and 3 phase power distribution

+ Comprehensive knowledge of internal and competitor power distribution equipment for data centers or other mission critical facilities.

We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

Eaton also considers qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with local laws. To request a disability-related reasonable accommodation to assist you in your job search, application or interview process, please call 412-893-3600 or send an email to: AccommodationsForApplying@Eaton.com

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We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Sales

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico

Organization: CPDI PDI

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Schedule: Full-time

Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No

Does this position offer relocation?: Relocation from within hiring country only

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

Richmond, Virginia

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters.

At Eaton, we value many of the skills and competencies that you gained in your military career. Leadership, discipline, creativity, integrity and teamwork – these are our values too. As we aspire to be a model of inclusion and diversity in our industry, we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique. We create an environment that fosters learning and teaching, allowing employees to reach their full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.

For more information, visit www.eaton.com/militarycareers

 

 

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