Kappa Search | Chicago Staffing Agency | Industrial Sales Engineer


Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago employment agency that specializes in engineering, technical sales and technology recruitment and placement. We are actively recruiting for a Sales Engineer with industrial seals and pumps expertise for an international client.

The company requires a business astute and technically strong sales engineer. Offers a competitive salary dependent on experience, company car and performance related bonus and commission.

Key responsiblities and duties include:

  • Sourcing and developing new business
  • Supporting and developing existing and future customers
  • Interface with customers to confirm application details, duty conditions and service history of mechanical seals
  • Ensuring all equipment supplied or repaired is fit for purpose in terms of design and materials construction
  • Assisiting with root cause analysis on failed mechanical seals
  • Providing customers with accurate, well presented written quotations and inspection reports


  • Must have experience working with rotating equipment fitted with mechanical seals (pumps, compressors, reactors etc)
  • Knowledge of mechanical seal design and application
  • Sales and commercial acumen.
  • Experience of working in a service environment



  • Bachelors Science in Mechanical Engineering preferred. BSME
  • Industrial seals and pump technical expertise.