This site uses cookies. To find out more, see our Cookies Policy

Entry Level Chemical Engineering Sales in Atlanta, GA at Hire Road

Date Posted: 11/11/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Atlanta, GA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Technical Sales Representative 
Southeast U.S. 


Our client is a chemical supplier to the metal finishing industry with leading edge technologies and services, manufacturing products to the very highest quality standards. They are looking to add a Technical Sales Representative to their team to cover their southeastern Unites States territory. This is a home office role with travel throughout the SE territory to current and potential customers. A company car would be provided.

The Technical Sales Representative must have a Technical degree OR 5+ years of relative experience

Technical Sales Representative Requirements:

  • Must be a self-starter, must be motivated by customer satisfaction, have good communication skills at all levels, must be able to travel overnight on a regular basis, must enjoy working in a team environment.
  • Experience working in the plating and metal finishing industry (preferred)  
  • Experience working in outside sales (preferred)
  • Knowledge of performing lab analysis and familiarity with using lab equipment in the plating industry (preferred)

Technical Sales Representative Description:

  • The Technical Sales Representative is responsible for sales and service in a specified territory. The territory that is currently open is in the Southeast United States, (North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee, Alabama)
  • The individual will be responsible for maintenance of existing accounts along with increasing market share in the territory
  • He/she will be responsible for identifying and communicating the status and trends within the territory to the Sales Manager
  • It is essential that the Technical Sales Representative be able to identify and communicate customer needs to the Customer Service Department and Sales Manager
  • Chemical Sales of company products, in the surface finishing industry
  • Expand the company business in the market place
  • Visit existing and new customers on a weekly basis and respond to their requirements and needs, such as technical service, solving technical, operation, chemistry, and process issues
  • Participate in marketing analysis to develop new product definitions as well as continual assessment of existing products’ position in marketplace
  • Prepare product development project objectives and schedules for all phases of product development and introduction to market
  • Contribute to bottom line results that require high levels of teamwork and planning, communication and implementation skills
  • Assist in setting business priorities and implementing business plans, including consolidation of customer processes
  • Maintain and calibrate laboratory equipment and standardize them
  • Visit customers on a regular basis for technical support
  • Assist with the information on customer orders to customer service that affects and impacts the inventory
  • Assist in periodic customer auditing review to determine any CAR issues


Choosing the Hire Road is about shared success, active and committed partnerships and relationships that last.  Hire Road is solely focused on connecting highly skilled professionals with leading organizations. We are a solutions-based, results-oriented staffing company specializing in a wide range of industry specific practices. To put it simply, we recruit, screen and hire talented people for temporary and full-time positions.

This classification description is intended to indicate the general kinds of tasks and levels of work difficulty that are required of positions given this title and should not be construed as declaring what the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position shall be.  It is not intended to limit or in any way modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct and control the work of the employees under her/his supervision.  The use of a particular expression or illustration describing duties shall not exclude other duties not mentioned that are of a similar kind or level of difficulty.

Equal Opportunity Employer


  1. Sales Jobs
  2. Sales Representative Jobs