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Technical Specialist/ Industrial Automation hybrid in Newark NJ

REQ: REQ-132929 Sales Support/Operations

Panasonic Industrial Devices
  • Newark, NJ, United States
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Panasonic – Technical Specialist

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What You'll Get to Do:

  • Provide technical support for distributors, customers, and sales team via phone and email
  • Assist in product selection process with customers and distributors
  • Accurately log phone calls into a networked database on a daily basis and distribute daily to the field sales organization for follow up
  • Conduct technical product training for Panasonic employees and customers on an as needed basis
  • Responsible for writing support documentation of technical support aids such as cross-reference guides, web page construction, etc.
What You'll Bring:

Education & Experience:  
  • BS in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or other related technical degree or
  • 1-2 years work experience in the industrial automation industry in a technical related capacity
  • An understanding of automation products such as PLC, HMI, Servo, and sensors, or industry preferred, this is not an IT support position
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software, with strong Word and Excel ability
  • Ability to work independently
  • Multi-tasking with disciplined time management
  • Analytical with a attention to detail and follow through 
  • Customer focused and service oriented 
  • Creative contributor and team oriented 
  • Proactive customer approach
  • Dynamic presentation skills
  • Internal: Contact with Sales Team and National Sales Manager, Product Managers, Warehouse and Distribution Operations Division, Marketing, and Technical Services Division along with Customer Service Representatives 
  • External: Direct customers, Distributors, or Rep’s

What We Offer:

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Comprehensive benefits
  • Pet Insurance
  • Paid Parental Care Leave
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Educational Assistance
  • Flexible Work Program
  • Volunteer time Off
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Total Well Being Program

Panasonic is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by law or company policy. All qualified individuals are required to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation. Pre-employment drug testing is required for safety sensitive positions or as may otherwise be required by contract or law. Due to the high volume of responses, we will only be able to respond to candidates of interest. All candidates must have valid authorization to work in the U.S. Thank you for your interest in Panasonic Corporation of North America.

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REQ: REQ-132929 Sales Support/Operations

  • Newark, NJ, United States
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