Chicago manufacturing recruiters seek an Applications Engineer with a BSEE.

Kappa Search Inc. is a professional recruiting firm that specializes in engineering, technology, manufacturing and supply chain recruitment and placement. We are currently recruiting for a client who supports the electric & utilities industry. The position is  an Applications Engineer to cover Latin America, as follows:


The Applications Engineer-Latin America is responsible for customer support for the company’s products.

Other duties include:

  • Provide technical knowledge to customers and assist with product selection
  • Coordinate with customers on product installations, start-up, calibration, troubleshooting
  • Train customers and company personnel on products
  • Provide industry knowledge and literature to support sales and marketing teams
  • Present technical information at industry conferences
  • Represent company at industry trade shows and conduct technical demonstrations for customers/prospects
  • Travel up to 50% in Latin America, work from home when not traveling


  • The Applications Engineer must have previous experience providing technical support for clients
  • The incumbent will have experience working with highly technical products or systems.
  • Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering
  • 3- 6 years experience
  • Spanish proficiency is a plus
  • Experience providing technical information to customers
  • Expertise with power generation systems or analog/digital electronics circuitry is a plus