Sale Development Program - Sales Engineer

CECO Environmental Corp. Louisville, KY
CECO is a fast-paced, diversified global provider of leading engineered technologies to the energy, environmental, and industrial segments, targeting specific niche-focused end markets through an attractive asset-light business model. Our portfolio of technologies encompasses over 20 brands in three segments:

* Energy & Engineered Technologies - primarily for natural gas turbine power emission management and for separation in midstream natural gas pipelines.

* Air Quality - industrial air pollution control technologies such as oxidizers, scrubbers, cyclones, baghouse dust collectors, fume exhaust, modular duct, and industrial ventilation systems and custom sheet metal

* Fluid Handling and Filtration Technologies – centrifugal pumps for high-temperature and corrosive liquids, industrial filtration, mist eliminators, and laboratory fume exhaust.

With headquarters in the U.S., the Company is strategically balanced globally across the Americas, Asia, and EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa). Over the last five years, we have excelled at operational and financial excellence. Now, under new leadership, we are sharpening our focus on three core values to accelerate our growth – outside-in customer focus, learning and development, and optimizing the effectiveness of our lean, hands-on brand and shared services teams. In addition to aggressively pursuing new customers across many energy and manufacturing industries, CECO targets its $5 billion+ of installed base, specifically to expand and grow a higher recurring revenue of aftermarket products and services.

CECO's well-respected brands, technologies and solutions have been evolving for well over 50 years to become leading-edge technologies in specific niche global end markets, including natural gas turbine power, refinery & petrochemical engineered cyclones, and mid-stream energy pipeline gas transmission. CECO is listed on Nasdaq under the ticker symbol "CECE." For more information, please visit

Sales Development Program - Sales Engineer

The Sales Development Program (SDP) team member, plays an integral part in supporting the sales and marketing teams by selling CECO products, solutions and services to industrial clients. This job role is a combination of training and rotation roles designed to build knowledge, capability, and competence in field sales. SDP team members will participate in CECO's Leadership Development Academy, a year-long program designed to build future leadership capability. Participants will also engage in CECO's sales training and sales certification programs, and designated soft skills training. Rotation assignments include but are not limited to application engineering, inside sales and outside sales.

Essential Job Duties:

Major responsibilities of the position are listed below. To perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to execute each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

* Build knowledge of the rich history of CECO and CECO's values.

* Learn about our business units.

* Learn about the industry/channel/market.

* Train on core selling skills and proven methodologies.

* Learn key sales processes and tools.

* Establish internal/external relationships.

* Develop and demonstrate professional skills and capabilities.

* Prepare and make formal presentations to customers.

* Conduct regular visits to direct customers

* Secure new direct customers

* Demonstrate a clear understanding of all CECO engineering standards.

* Work collaboratively with direct customers in the design and development of products.

* Create product specs and perform installation reviews.

* Ensure installation standards are maintained in all applications.

* Complete data acquisition & engineering analysis / calculations on all product installations.

* Offer technical support to departments and customers in after-sale & field related issues.

* Negotiate prices or terms of sales or service agreements.

* Prepare and submit sales contracts for orders.

* Visit establishments to evaluate needs or to promote product or service sales.

* Maintain customer records, using automated systems.

* Answer customers' questions about products, prices, availability, or credit terms.

* Partner with CECO management, decision makers and key leaders.

* Other job duties as required.



* Customer and Personal Service — Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction..

* Sales and Marketing — Knowledge of principles and methods for showing, promoting, and selling products or services. This includes marketing strategy and tactics, product demonstration, sales techniques, and sales control systems

* English Language — Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar.

* Administration and Management — Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, human resources modeling, leadership technique, production methods, and coordination of people and resources.

* Mathematics — Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.


* Persuasion — Persuading others to change their minds or behavior.

* Speaking — Talking to others to convey information effectively.

* Active Listening — Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.

* Negotiation — Bringing others together and trying to reconcile differences.

* Social Perceptiveness — Being aware of others' reactions and understanding why they react as they do.


* Oral Expression — The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand.

* Oral Comprehension — The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.

* Speech Clarity — The ability to speak clearly so others can understand you.

* Speech Recognition — The ability to identify and understand the speech of another person.

* Written Comprehension — The ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.


* Recent Graduate w/ a Bachelor of Science in Engineering (Open to All Engineering Areas of Emphasis)

* Strong Oral and Written Communication skills with desire to impact organization revenue through Sales

* Strong Goal Orientation and the desire to pursue a Career working directly with Customers as a Technical Sales Representative

* Possess a Valid State issued Driver's License with ability to provide proof of insurance

CECO Environmental offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package including life, medical, dental, vision, flexible spending accounts, disability coverage, 401k and more.

CECO Environmental is an EEO and E-Verify Employer. We sincerely appreciate your interest and will carefully evaluate your qualifications for employment. Be assured your opportunity for employment with our company will be based only on your merit without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, or any other factor unrelated to job requirements.