Applications Engineer
NuTec Tooling Systems, Inc.
Meadville, PA

About NuTec:

Collaborative, transparent, and reliable, NuTec Tooling Systems designs and builds custom automation solutions for OEM and large industrial manufacturers looking to grow or innovate within their industry segment.

NuTec has been recognized as one of the top employers in the area. That's because we believe the key to operational excellence depends on people, and to that end we strive to hire the best while providing a positive environment that accounts for people's quality of life through competitive benefits and employee programs. As a family-owned business, we care about the welfare of our people and want to ensure they have a healthy work-life balance.

Major Function:

Facilitate the development of automated equipment proposals that utilize acceptable engineering concepts to meet customer requirements and include complete contractual terms and specifications, as well as collaborate, review and negotiate proposals with clients.


  • Communicate with customers to determine their needs and requirements for specific proposals
  • Develop required machine specifications and performance criteria
  • Facilitate internal review and team brainstorming or automated equipment solutions that meet customer specifications
  • Confer with engineering and controls personnel as well as key vendors to develop sound equipment concepts
  • Delegate needed research, or drawings for proposals to draftsman, engineers, vendors
  • Prepare technical write ups of proposed machine designs
  • Facilitate and contribute to estimating costs and budgets for equipment proposals
  • Prepare dynamic technical and commercial sales proposals
  • Create project Gantt charts for equipment proposals
  • Make proposal presentations to clients
  • Steward and nurture customer contacts to grow key client relationships
  • Negotiate contractual requirements and close sales with customers
  • Assist in prioritizing and qualifying quote inquiries, along with regularly communicating status to customers
  • Communicate concepts and specifications to engineering and project managers for successful proposals
  • As requested, periodically review and guide technical design and commercial aspects of active projects
  • As needed, occasionally give technical guidance during debug and groom phase of equipment
  • As needed, occasionally give technical guidance during debug and groom phase of equipment
  • Participate in seminars, as well as attend conferences and trade shows to stay apprised of technology developments
  • Support the short and long-range goals of the corporation.
  • Represent the corporation to the public in a manner that will enhance personal as well as corporate reputation

Education and Experience:

  • Post High School education is required in a engineering/ technical.
  • Minimum 15 to 20 years of cumulative education and related work experience.
  • In depth experience with Marketing and sales of custom manufactured equipment
  • Experience with Word, Excel and business software is required.

Job Type: Full-time


  • relevant: 5 years (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Required)


  • Meadville, PA (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off


  • Monday to Friday
  • Day shift