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Application Engineer
Ref No.: 18-10170
Location: Elizabethtown, Kentucky
Position Type:Direct Placement
Pay Rate : $ 80,000.00 - 90,000.00 /Year
Skill Type
Skill Type:Engineering
Reporting and Responsibilities
Reporting to the Technical Manager, the Application Engineer is responsible for identifying and providing reliable solutions for all technical issues to assure complete customer satisfaction through all stages of the process.

Additional Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
  • Maintain expert level of product knowledge and application.
  • Provide technical support and expertise to customers.
  • Resolve customer issues or difficulties in a manner that is consistent with the company mission, values, and financial objectives.
  • Complete field trials and testing applications to determine customer needs.
  • Provide innovative solutions to common issues or complaints.
  • Write detail-oriented and analytical technical reports regarding field service, customer trials and compliant resolutions
  • Articulate technology and product positioning to both business and technical users.
  • Listen, understand and convey customer requirements.
  • Maintain professional business relationships with customer accounts.
  • Provide status of ongoing projects and future projects.
  • Support Development team as needed to meet demands.
  • Identify customer's needs and opportunities to help future growth.
  • Adhere to FDA compliance for food contact.

  • BS in Chemical, Polymer, or Plastics Engineering required
  • 3-5 years in Technical Field, or equivalent successful experience in a similar controls industry role required
  • 1-5 years film converting experience preferred
  • Experience with coatings, adhesives, thermal lamination, or Inks and printing preferred
  • Experience with film web handling including winding preferred
  • Ability to write technical reports
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Available to travel 10-25%

Benefits and Disclosure
Client Company offers a competitive salary package in addition to a comprehensive benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision Coverage, Life Insurance, Short term Disability Coverage, 401 K Savings Plan, Vacation, and Paid Holidays.
If you are interested in this position please forward resume to Tanner Burks at Please include a brief description of yourself and reference to the job in the subject of the e-mail.

At Nesco Resource, our flexible staffing solutions include contract, contract-to-hire, and direct placement services. We employ specialized recruiters focused in the fields of Engineering, Information Technology, Accounting & Finance, Administrative & Customer Service, and Manufacturing & Distribution.