Headquartered in Charleston, South Carolina, Hagemeyer North America, Inc. is a distributor of products and services focusing on business-to-business markets in electrical materials, safety products, and industrial products and services throughout North America.
Our sites are conveniently located to serve local markets throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. Our strength lies in the ability to serve local customers through the relationships forged by our associates.
Our global reach allows us to provide our global customers with custom-tailored solutions. As a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sonepar, Hagemeyer North America works with Sonepar companies around the world to ensure superior service when and where our customers need it.
Hagemeyer North America is currently seeking a Cutting Tools Specialist to provide leadership and direction in the service, quality and cost avoidance aspects of our relationship with customer accounts as it pertains to the production-machining portion of their business.
Identify opportunities for improved cycle times, reduced tooling costs and production methods
Conduct product tests in cooperation with engineering
Liaison between production personnel, engineering, suppliers and Hagemeyer sales personnel on tooling
Move non-franchised products to franchised if performance/price is competitive.
Conduct in-plant training seminars.
Actively participate in customer focus groups (cost avoidance, process enhancements, cost reduction projects, etc.)
Keep customer informed of new product and process innovation.
Optimization and standardization of standard and special tooling.
Must have hands on technical experience in the area of tooling and application engineering to be able to determine the best tool for the job.
Industrial Distribution experience is desired
Must be able to travel to customer locations in the Chicago area and northwestern Indiana.
Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must have strong PC skills including: MS Excel, MS Word, data bases, Lotus Notes
401K Plan, Health Insurance (medical, dental, and vision), Paid Vacation, Paid Sick, Paid Personal, Paid Holidays, Flexible Spending Accounts (Health and Dependent Care), Employee Assistance Program, Tuition Reimbursement, Employee Discounts and a definitive career path.
Hagemeyer is an equal opportunity employer. M/F/D/V