Eaton Corporation Applications Engineer in Makati, Philippines

Primary Functions:

The primary responsibility of the application engineer is to support efforts to profitably grow product sales as a member of the Engineering Services team.

Primary areas of focus will be field technical assistance (both pre and post-sale) with a focus on B-Line’s cable tray and support systems product. Field technical assistance and sales support responsibilities will include technical training, product demonstrations, custom project specification, project take-offs, drawing development, bid preparation, proposal submittals, documentation development, documentation management, application design modeling (structural and seismic), and field problem resolution.

Essential Functions:

  • Acts as inside support for Cable Tray and Support Systems sales team, leveraging project management skills to coordinate all activities during the project life cycle.

  • Work with internal and external engineering resources as necessary to sign off on project plans or new product applications

  • Perform project design tasks, including but not limited to; project take-off, development of scope documents, drawing layouts, submittal creation, quotation, release schedules, post order documentation creation, NPD, VAVE, structural/mechanical/seismic calculations etc.

  • Work with manufacturing and engineering team to develop project specific parts/kits as necessary

  • Works with customer & outside sales to develop cost effective solutions to meet the customer and project needs

  • Works with customer & outside sales to develop cost effective solutions to meet the customer and project needs.

  • Reports potential/actual problems requiring attention and provides alternative solutions when identified for project completion.

  • Customer and Site visits as necessary to perform installation inspections, problem resolution, etc.

  • Acts as the primary representative in technical assistance and project status

Qualifications

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience of design software i.e. AUTOCAD / AVEVA PDMS / SP3D/ SOLIDWORKS/REVIT/FEA a plus

  • Experience in new product development(NPD)/ steel design from a manufacturing company utilizing high steel content

  • Experience in structural system design/analysis and seismic bracing support design

  • Knowledge of manufacturing documentation requirements for Oil & Gas, Power, Mining, heavy industrial projects:

  • submittal drawings

  • production drawings

  • test reports & certifications

  • Experience in an Oil & Gas, Power, Mining, heavy industrial projects

  • Experience in working with EPC company

  • Familiar with different international codes and standards (NEC, IEC, NEMA, ASCE, CBC, CSA,NFPA, IBC, UL, FM, plus others)

  • Basic knowledge in cable tray system design/layout and support system solutions including seismic bracing

  • Support systems design

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • Two (2+) years of experience in application development and/or customer support

  • Must be able to speak, read and write English well

  • Good communication skills, especially on technical issues

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (Mechanical Eng’g, Civil Eng’g major in Structural)

  • Experience with complete life cycle of product concept through production a plus.

  • Experience partnering with sales and/or customer interface.

  • Experience in working with a manufacturing company utilizing high steel content

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Job: Engineering

Region: Asia Pacific

Organization: EPG BLD BLine Division

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?: No

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

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