Application Engineer


Elk Grove Village, IL, US, 60007

Company:  9290-FCX Performance, Inc



Our company culture is friendly, fun with healthy competition and rewards. At Applied Industrial, we offer integrity, inclusion, and career advancement. Individual contributorship and ideas are encouraged and welcomed.


FCX Performance/a company under Applied Industrial Technologies is the premier distributor of highly engineered valves, instruments, pumps and lifecycle services to MRO and OEM customers across diverse industrial and process end markets. 

As an Application Engineer with Simone Engineering/a subsidiary of FCX Performance, you will:


  • Create heat tracing design drawings utilizing plant isometrics
  • Create panel board, cable, and instrument schedule with wiring diagram and turning this into a complete, accurate BOM
  • Perform piping, equipment, and other take-offs from customer supplied isometrics/general arrangement drawings
  • Review customer specification thoroughly and design to meet specification/code
  • Create application specific documents along with estimates for each application
  • Successfully sell company products and services to customers by processing orders, price and delivery inquiries
  • Provide technical support for customers


Why Join Us?

There is a reason Applied Industrial has been named a World’s Best Employers –Forbes 2021. Applied has earned the Outstanding Employer Support award from the US Navy, and we are a GSA approved vendor. In addition to a base pay, commissions, allowances and all the benefits you would expect from an industry leader you will also enjoy: 

  • A LASTING CAREER – Career paths are available in sales, operations, or management. With over 450 locations in the US alone, Applied always has opportunities for career advancement at your doorstep.
  • Professional development and training.
  • Great work/life balance.
  • Competitive compensation package with incentives.



  • AutoCAD (or similar software) required.
  • Electrical or Piping CAD drafting experience required.
  • Heat tracing knowledge preferred.
  • Understanding of Ohm’s law, electrical engineering fundamentals, low voltage calculations, Electrical Code.
  • Must be able to Multi-task and problem solve.
  • Inside sales/Customer service experience.


Preferred Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering/Equivalent experience may be substituted for degree requirement. 
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, and Outlook) required.  


Individual contributors with fresh ideas and passion for excellence are encouraged and rewarded! Apply now for immediate consideration!

FCX Performance, an Applied Industrial Technologies Company, is a leading process flow control company providing technical mission critical products and services to more than 15,000 end users, OEMs, and EPC firms across a broad range of industries and markets.

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.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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