Technical Inside Sales Associate


Valparaiso, IN, US, 46383

Company:  9024-Engineered Sales (ESI)


Applied Fluid Power is the world’s largest fluid power distributor, supplying hydraulic and pneumatic components and value-added services. Sentinel Fluid Controls/a division of Fluid Power and an Applied Industrial Company supplies hydraulic and pneumatic components and value-added services.  As a member of the Applied® Fluid Power Network, your primary function is sales, as it relates to all aspects of successful business: 


Job Responsibilities:

*Sales Support

*Technical design

*Trouble Shooting

*Product Support

*Specifying and ordering materials.

*Field Service

*Business Analysis.


Position Requirements:

  • The right candidate will have a degree in the fields of Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or Technology, with a sales/business background. 
  • A service attitude is crucial to success and personal happiness in this position. 
  • Software proficiency in Microsoft Suite, 3D drawing programs, 2D drawing programs (ACADLT20 currently in service)


 When you join our team, you will enjoy:

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Comprehensive benefits package including health care, vision, dental, 401(k) with company match
  • Career development opportunities
  • Personalized training & development program

Individual contributors with fresh ideas and passion for excellence are encouraged and rewarded. We look forward to learning more about you and will respond to qualified candidates.  Apply Now!

As the world’s largest fluid power distributor, the Applied Fluid Power® network of companies provide dedicated fluid power support and custom designed solutions that meet customer performance goals and keep industry running. Capabilities include system integration, manifold design, machining and assembly, electronic controls, fabrication, fluid filtration, programming, high speed hose assembly, engineering, repair services, and more. Additionally, Applied Fluid Power® has one of the largest teams of Certified Fluid Power Specialists, Certified Electronic Control Specialists and Certified Fluid Power Mechanics to assist with problem solving, system building, troubleshooting, and other custom requirements.

Applied Fluid Power® is a part of Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT), 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, 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: Gary
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago

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