Field Sales Engineer (ASCO)
Schneider Electric North America
 Pleasanton, CA

For over 125 years, ASCO Power Technologies has been pioneering every major product innovation in power transfer technology. Today, as a business of Schneider Electric, we are the world leader in emergency and standby power transfer solutions. We are the Power Authority - committed to providing a full range of quality-driven products backed by a 24-hour nationwide service support.

Schneider Electric has an opportunity for a Field Sales Engineer in our Northern CA market. This position will be responsible for selling ASCO products to commercial contractors, distribution, and Consulting Engineers.

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ASCO Power Technologies, an industry leader in the manufacturing of Automatic Transfer Switches, Industrial Control Products, Load Banks, Power Control Systems, Services and Solutions, has an exciting career opportunity for a Field Sales Engineer based out of the Pleasonton, CA area.

Position Summary:

The Field Sales Engineer will be responsible for the sale of all ASCO Products into an assigned territory to both existing and new accounts and providing a customer service level which meets or exceeds the customer's expectations.

Responsibilities include:

  • Identify & capitalize on opportunities for the sale of ASCO Products and Services
  • Develops new sales opportunities and addresses the complex needs of customers across all ASCO products
  • Track and influence projects from pre-design stage to Preventive maintenance stage.
  • Communicate project status to all relevant parties & develop sales strategies to close orders.
  • Gain an understanding of all accounts needs & demonstrate how ASCO products and services can be utilized to their advantage.
  • Understanding of building electrical distributions systems and how to apply ASCO products
  • Participate in local trade shows & professional organizations.
  • Identify future opportunities.
  • Supply Area Manager with reports on the status of your business including opportunities, problems & changes in the market place.



  • 3+ years sales experience of similar products; Local experience preferred
  • Knowledgeable of the power industry & three-phase electricity
  • Utilizes strong product, competitor and customer knowledge to act as a consultant to targeted and established accounts
  • Excellent interpersonal, presentation & communication skills
  • A drive to respond immediately to both customers and other SE employees
  • Proficient in all Microsoft applications
  • Proven ability to communicate technical information to a wide audience
  • Valid driver's license & ability to drive to construction sites and management offices required

Education: BS degree or comparable work experience required; engineering degree preferred

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