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Entry Level Technical Sales Engineer - Melrose Park, IL



Job Description:

We are hiring an Entry Level Technical Sales Engineer to work out of our Melrose Park, IL corporate office.

This person will build upon existing Engineering concepts while developing a Sales and Business mindset in order to move into a role where the selling of Interlake Mecalux products is at the forefront of the candidate's responsibilities.


  • Perform structural analysis and design to meet customers' specifications and a variety of codes.
  • Prepare quotations, approvals, and installation drawings for storage rack projects.
  • Create bills of material for proposals and orders.
  • Interact extensively with external consultants, customers, distributors, installation contractors, project and site managers, plant and sales personnel.
  • Assist with maintaining existing customer accounts as required.


Vacancy located in:

Melrose Park, IL

Minimum requirements:

  • Associate's degree in a technical field (e.g. drafting, engineering technology, etc.) or a Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Business with a highly technical aptitude
  • Desire to move into Sales in 6 to 12 months is required.
  • Solid understanding of engineering principles
  • Experience working with AutoCAD is preferred
  • A customer-focused and results-orientated attitude with the drive to support sales growth
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, high-volume, ever-changing environment, doing "whatever it takes!" in the Interlake Mecalux spirit
  • Availability and desire to be relocated (e.g. Sacramento, Seattle, Birmingham, or Memphis) is valued.


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