Sales Specialist


Romeoville, IL, US, 60446

Company:  9053-R.R. Floody Company, Inc.

You will be responsible for the field sales of R.R. Floody Company’s automation solutions and products. The Automation Sales Specialist uses a combination of commercial and technical competence to drive long-term, profitable relationships with our customers with a technical focus on robotics, machine vision, safety, motion control, sensing, machine control, and data/visualization.


Job Responsibilities: 

  • Proactive planning and execution of sales calls/customer visits.
  • Product demonstrations.
  • Researching products to bring to customers to solve complex problems.
  • Strategic account planning with partner manufacturer sales teams.
  • Maintain an accurate forecast of your business potential with your customers and the manufacturers we represent.
  • Quote generation and Sales Process Documentation.

Why Join RR Floody?


  • A lasting and growing career – as you gain experience and become an expert in this field, there are various routes your career can go, depending on what you would like to do.
  • Professional development, training, and tuition reimbursement.
    • Formal and self-guided product training.
  • We have a track record for being a great employer. (Best Workplaces 20 times, Outstanding Employer Support award by the US Navy, 50 best companies to sell for in the US – just to name a few).



  • 3-5 years in a technical sales or engineering role.
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in engineering preferred or comparable real-world experience.
  • Knowledge and experience to manage business, drive time and territory management.
  • Previous experience in a defined sales process to deliver desired results on a consistent basic.

An emerging provider of next generation technology solutions, Applied Industrial Technologies has a growing automation footprint and expanding offering of motion control, machine vision, robotic and IIoT technologies, plus related value-added industrial expertise.

Founded in 1923, Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT) is a leading value-added distributor and technical solutions provider of industrial motion, fluid power, flow control, automation technologies, and related maintenance supplies. Our leading brands, specialized services, and comprehensive knowledge serve MRO and OEM end users in virtually all industrial markets through our multi-channel capabilities that provide choice, convenience, and expertise.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please send an email to or call 216-426-4389 to let us know the nature of your request.

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