About Penflex

Sales Engineer

Penflex is a manufacturer of flexible metal hose and metal bellows expansion joints.  The company is over 100 years old and has a well-established reputation in the industry. 85% of our customers are located in North America with additional customers in UK, EU, S Africa, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Middle East.

  • Position: Sales Engineer
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Degree Level: Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Reports to: Company President & Director of Engineering
  • Location: Gilbertsville, PA or Houston, TX

Activities: Receive RFQs from customers and prospects. Prepare quotations and drawings using Autocad software based on input from customers for fabricated flexible metal hoses and expansion joints. Work with EJMA (Expansion Joint Manufacturers Association) formulas to design components that meet the movements requested. When quotations become orders, proceed to build parts in ERP and create bills of materials, subpart purchase orders, and develop special procedures when required.

Position Development: For approximately 6-9 months the candidate works 100% in in the office. During this period we expect the candidate to develop a fundamental understating of the products we offer, their use, design and application. After demonstrating a level of product and manufacturing knowledge and expertise, as well as customer facing confidence, the position transitions to a combination of office and travel-based work. Travel is throughout North America and will represent about 15-20% of candidate’s time.

Skills: AutoCad, Solidworks

Please submit your resume to abarker@penflex.com.