Southeast Region - Lyman, SC

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Product/Application Engineer - Servo Products (1st shift)

Provide Servomotor, Planetary gear (servogearmotor) and Motion Control product and application expertise to Customers and SEW-EURODRIVE personnel for the purpose of maintaining established sales activity and increasing new sales of SEW-EURODRIVE products and systems within the Corporate guidelines. Customers are to be handled with a view toward growth and long-term relationships while maintaining a consistent and businesslike attitude.

Experience/Educational Requirements

The ideal candidate has Mechanical Engineering degree, Mechatronics degree, Electrical background or Electronics background.

Experience in the field of servomotors, planetary gears, drives, motion control, and/or PLC’s is highly beneficial.

Actual Tasks

  • Assist SEW-personnel and customers with application and product expertise for servo motors (PMM, Closed loop systems), planetary gears and applications
  • Transfer product knowledge to US employees (Service personnel, District Sales Managers, Motion Control Product Engineers, or others)
  • Generate specifications for new products/program revision, description of functions, and customer benefits in coordination with global sales department launching a new product.
  • Maintain technical information relating to SEW-EURODRIVE products and applications based upon products assigned.
  • Generate material and conduct product seminars/training sessions.
  • Provide technical, promotional, and sales support when required.
  • Provide selection and pricing assistance to SEW-EURODRIVE technical personnel.
  • Plan and coordinate major deadlines for development and product introduction.
  • Plan product introduction and related product properties while focusing on market, customer benefits, and strategic goals.
  • Make field service calls to review applications and failures when required.
  • Do start up support and troubleshooting at customer locations.

Skills and Abilities

  • Candidate must be driven and self-motivated
  • Ability to perform all tasks listed above to the Company’s expectations.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with continuous interruptions.
  • Must have good oral and written communication and organizational skills.
  • Ability to follow instruction, written and verbal.
  • Ability to organize workload for timely accomplishment of work.
  • Travel less than 15%


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SEW-Eurodrive is a global leader in the power transimission and industrial motion technology. From airport logistics to industrial processes: we keep the world moving. We offer great opportunities and an excellent 100% paid group health plan for our employees.

Benefits for eligible employees include:

  • Medical Insurance

    Includes Dental Plan, Vision Care, Audio Benefits and Perscription Drug Card
  • Life Insurance

    Includes Accidental Death & Dismemberment benefit.
  • Disability

    Includes both Short Term Disability and Long Term Disability.
  • Paid Vacation

    Includes 2-weeks vacation per year, which increases after 5 years and 10 years of service
  • Holiday Pay

    Includes 12 paid holidays per year
  • Retirement Benefits

    Includes 401(k) with Contribution Matching and Profit Sharing

Additional job requirements and responsibilities would be discussed during the interview process.

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