Eaton Corporation Service Sales Engineer in Warrendale, Pennsylvania

Eaton’s Electrical North American Sales Division is seeking a Service Sales Engineer. The Service Sales Engineer will be based out of one of the Eaton locations: Moon Township, PA; Warrendale, PA; Olean, NY; Syracuse, NY; or Rochester, NY.

Position Overview:

The Service Sales Engineer will be responsible to achieve electrical distribution and engineering services solutions sales results in geographic market region consistent with the expectations of seasoned sales professionals with a demonstrated company reputation as a top performer in the function.

The target customer type is end users, with the responsibility to create holistic, solutions-based electrical service proposals. Success in this role hinges on the candidate’s ability to comprehend electrical power distribution concepts, proactively identify high-potential customers and opportunities, convert complex customer problems into attractive solutions, and leverage a broad set of internal resources to close orders.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Develops and executes sales plans to meet performance expectations and requirements.

  • Prepares sales presentations to create product understanding and awareness.

  • Builds relationships with key customers to enhance long-term business prospects.

  • Prepares sales proposals based on customer needs and expectations.

  • Administers all phases of the sales process to ensure effective and timely customer service and response.

  • Sells assigned product platforms to targeted customers in designated geography or industry with the objective of optimizing sales volume, product mix, and profit margin. Platforms include Contracts & Support services, Engineering & Consulting, and Turnkey & Modernization services.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required from an accredited institution

  • Minimum 3 years of electrical industry experience

  • Possess and maintain a valid and unrestricted driver’s license

  • Legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in electrical or mechanical engineering strongly preferred

  • Electrical industry service sales experience

Position Criteria:

  • Ability to respond to a variety of challenging circumstances

  • Significant electrical product/service knowledge

  • Strong time management skills

  • Strong presentation/training and communication skills

  • Significant experience utilizing solution selling techniques

  • Strong leadership competencies

  • Ability to work well within a team

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Ability to travel as required

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: NAS North American Sales

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 United States and / or Puerto Rico

Travel: Yes, 25 % 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.