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Technical Sales Trainee - Elgin, IL

Are you looking for a successful and rewarding career with an innovative and growing company? Are you a highly motivated individual with a solid technical background, who would like to build a future providing expert advice, and selling highly sophisticated technical products?

We offer comprehensive product and sales training. You’ll gain knowledge of the entire sales cycle, including lead generation, product education, project tracking, sales visits, and finally closing the deal. With intensive preparation and mentoring, partially at our parent company in Germany, you will gradually learn how to successfully tend to your own sales region.

Qualifications, Skills, Education:

  • Technical understanding of manufactured products
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Proficient in Microsoft applications including Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Self-motivated independent worker
  • Desire to learn the sales process and our products
  • Ability to read and understand engineering drawings & specifications, technical literature, standards, product information catalogues, etc.
  • Willingness to travel for site visits across the country
  • University degree or college degree in engineering or a related technical discipline
  • German and/or Spanish language is considered a plus, but is not mandatory


We offer you a challenging and interesting opportunity, a competitive salary and an attractive benefits package.    

If you are interested in a long-term, successful career with an innovative, and growing company like Weishaupt Corporation, please send your detailed resume by e-mail to Ulrike Porten (HR) uporten@weishaupt-corp.com. We thank you for your interest in Weishaupt Corporation; however only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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