Desired Character Qualities: Alertness, Attentiveness, Availability, Boldness, Decisiveness, Patience, Resourcefulness, Responsibility
Job Summary: Provides technical assistance to Kimray distributors and customers regarding product applications, troubleshooting, and the array of questions concerning materials, specifications, and product function.
Essential Job Functions:
- Responds to telephone and email questions concerning quotations, product applications, trouble-shooting, materials, specifications, product functions and valve sizing
- Prepares piping schematics and technical bulletins as required
- Provides interdepartmental technical and problem solving support as required
- Prepares and conducts training for distributors, customers, and in-house personnel
- Provides cooperative support to the Engineering Department in testing and troubleshooting
- Complies with all safety policies, practices, and procedures. Reports all unsafe activities to supervisor and/or a Health and Environmental Safety team member
- Participates in proactive teams to achieve departmental and company goals
- Provides leadership to others through example and sharing of knowledge/skill
- Performs other duties as assigned
- Completion of the KSS Training Program preferred
- Must have analytical and critical thinking skills.
- Ability to manage projects.
- Must have intermediate computer and technological skills.
- Must be proficient with verbal and written communication skills.
- Must have valid driver’s license and clean MVR.
- Must pass background check and drug screen.
- Functional/Technical Skills – Has the functional and technical knowledge and skills to do the job at a high level of accomplishment.
- Technical Learning – Picks up on technical things quickly; can learn new skills and knowledge; is good at learning new industry, company, product, or technical knowledge – like Internet technology; does well in technical courses and seminars.
- Decision Quality – Makes good decisions (without considering how much time it takes) based upon a mixture of analysis, wisdom, experience, and judgment; most of his/her solutions and suggestions turn out to be correct and accurate when judged over time; sought out by others for advice and solutions.
- Problem Solving – Uses rigorous logic and methods to solve difficult problems with effective solutions; probes all fruitful sources for answers; can see hidden problems; is excellent at honest analysis; looks beyond the obvious and doesn’t stop at the first answers.
- Customer Focus – Is dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers; gets first-hand customer information and uses it for improvements in products and services; acts with customers in mind; establishes and maintains effective relationships with customers and gains their trust and respect.
- Composure – Is cool under pressure; does not become defensive or irritated when times are tough; is considered mature; can be counted on to hold things together during tough times; can handle stress; is not knocked off balance by the unexpected; doesn’t show frustration when resisted or blocked; is a settling influence in a crisis.
- Listening – Practices attentive and active listening; has the patience to hear people out; can accurately restate the opinions of others even when he/she disagrees.
- Interpersonal Savvy – Relates well to all kinds of people – up, down, and sideways, inside and outside the organization; builds appropriate rapport; builds constructive and effective relationships; uses diplomacy and tact; can defuse even high-tension situations comfortably.
Supervisory Responsibilities: No
- High School Diploma or equivalent required
- Office Environment
- Field environment which may result in exposure to elevated noises, moving parts, electrical currents and chemicals - possible
- PPE required in specific areas
- Repetitive use of hands
- Sitting, bending, stretching, pulling, pushing, reaching and lifting up to 75 lbs.
- Some travel required
We offer competitive salaries and offer excellent benefits to include Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k).
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