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Business:  Hiab
Job Function:  Sales & Marketing

Ellesmere, GB

Application Engineer, Hiab

As pioneers and global leader, Hiab is ambitious to write forward our success story, inspiring and shaping our industry. The world in which we operate with our class-leading products, intelligent services and innovative digital solutions is constantly changing.

Join Hiab's journey - to inspire and shape the future of intelligent load handling

We are looking to hire an experienced Application Engineer to join our team. 

The role will be reporting to the Engineering Manager and will be based in Ellesmere with possible national travel.

You can expect to perform a wide range of tasks to support the department and wider business, ofthen working together with our Service Excellence Team, RM’s and Depots, as well as with 3rd party installers, Partners, Truck OEM’s and Customers.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:
•    3D Modelling
•    Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
•    T/win drawings
•    Engineering/ Component drawings
•    Works instructions
•    Technical trouble shooting
•    Conduct sales enquiries and customer visits
•    Bodybuilder/ Supplier liaison
•    Dealer Support
•    Pricing and cost controller
•    Standards Compliance Advisor.

What you’ll need to succeed:

The successful candidate is a good team player, who is flexible with regards to tasks performed. You should be be confident and comfortable interfacing with other departments and stakeholders, as well as be be self-motivated and able to operate with minimal supervision.

Ideally you have:
•    Qualification to HNC or degree level in Mechanical Engineering
•    At least a few years of experience in Commercial Vehicle Application 
•    Good technical knowledge
•    Good I.T. skills, including MS Office and the SAP ERP System
•    Excellent written and verbal communication skills
•    Technical/ Hydraulic/ Mechincal and electrical knowledge preferred
•    Lorry loader/ Crane/ HGV background – preferred not essential.

You will be part of:

We offer you a position in a global organisation where you are challenged with interesting and diverse tasks. These tasks will provide a great opportunity for you to grow professionally.

Interested to join?

If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application and CV by 13.03.2020.


Hiab is part of Cargotec

Hiab is the world's leading provider of on-road load handling equipment, intelligent services and digitally connected solutions. As the industry pioneer, Hiab's more than 3,300 employees worldwide focus on our commitment to increase efficiency in our customers' businesses and to shape the future of intelligent load handling.


Hiab's offering encompasses class-leading load-handling equipment, including HIAB loader cranes, LOGLIFT and JONSERED forestry and recycling cranes, MOFFETT truck mounted forklifts, MULTILIFT demountables, and tail lifts under the ZEPRO, DEL, and WALTCO fabrands. Hiab's ProCareTM service, award-winning HiVisionTM crane control system, and HiConnectTM platform demonstrate our constant drive to provide intelligent services and connected solutions that add value to our customers. www.hiab.com


Hiab is part of Cargotec Corporation. Cargotec's sales in 2018 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs around 12,000 people. www.cargotec.com

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