Application / Systems Engineer - Mining


Philadelphia, PA

Industry: Metals & Mining


5 - 7 years

Posted 413 days ago

  by    Ron Levis

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Blue Line Talent is looking for an accomplished Application/Systems Engineer for a large equipment services organization in the mining industry. We seek a Applications & Systems Engineer with strong salessupportexperience preferably with crushing and screening equipment in mining industry. This is a direct hire opportunity with excellent benefits, work from home supporting North America.

About the Client: 

• A large global engineering company.

• Benefits include comprehensive healthcare, generous 401(k), and bonus plan.

Location: Work from home from any US location near a major airport

Position Title: Application/Systems Engineer - Aggregates

Position Details:

• Provide expert advice and guidance on the proper application of crushing and screening equipment.

• Supporting thesales activities of the internal salessupport team.

• Work directly with aggregate producers and engineering partners, to provide the best possible solution for our customers.

• Provide technical and application support, guidance and advice for potential new installations and to optimize existing installations.

• Analyze crushing circuits to make recommendations for new machinery and equipment selections, new or changing applications, circuit creation and/or circuit improvements.

• Review and approve distributor’s Application Data Forms (ADFs) for mining equipment.

• Participate in plant audits with distributor and key account personnel.

• Assist the Distribution Managers and training department as a trainer/instructor in proper application techniques. 

• Provide guidance for internal and external training materials including our interactive web-based training modules.

• Analyze end customer’s production requirements and assist in the development of plant flow simulations and layouts.

• Collect and analyze field data for existing machines, new product launches, prototypes and provides resulting data to the business lines.

• Provide special attention and guidance for production and performance warranty fulfillment and risks.

• Provide salessupport, technical problem solving or trouble-shooting via site visits with Company and distributor sales and support teams.

• Provide guidance for liner selection including review and approval of application data forms (ADFs) and the related inventory requirements of crushing circuits.

• Assist in the response and pricing process for complex equipment proposals (RFIs & RFQs) required by the distributor network.

• Support the service support team in the timely response to problem resolutions and proactive failure prevention.

• Make product and service presentations to key accounts and distributor crushing specialists.

• Participate with our distributors in regional trade shows and trade association meetings.

• Overnight travel +/- 30% or more, occasionally on short notice, as required.

Experience Profile:

• 5+ years' progressive applicable industry, company, and product experience.

• Keen understanding of mining construction/aggregate applications, the industry, and customers.

• Understanding of third party distribution processes.

• Advanced proficiency in the Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint and Access).

• Exceptional verbal, written, and listening skills to facilitate presentations.

• Experience with crushing and screening equipment.

• Ability to travel overnight +/- 30% or more, occasionally on short notice.

• Stable record of direct employment


• BS degree in an engineering or technical subject is preferred.

• Experience in mining plant maintenance in the mining industry.

• Exposure to mining equipment maintenance, repair, upgrades, and operation.

• Exposure to mining equipment - mills, grinding, linings, loaders, etc.

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