Application Engineer
Minneapolis, MN  / Brooklyn Park, MN  / Albert Lea, MN  / Rochester, MN ...View All
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Posted 1 month ago
Job Description

As an Application Engineer at Crescent Electric Supply Company, you will provide engineering/technical support, and training on automation and control related products to both internal and external customers.

Monday - Friday, no weekends

Primary Duties:

  • Responsible for developing and implementing the strategic business plan, in conjunction with the Suppliers and CESCO management, to support market share growth objectives for Automation and Control Vendors.

  • Responsible for providing advanced and comprehensive technical support for Key Automation and Control Products.

  • Responsible for launching new Automation and Control products to sales personnel within the assigned territory. This includes product training, competency with demo equipment, and target account identification.

  • Responsible for maintaining appropriate demo equipment inventory for the assigned territory.

  • Participate in identified training activities and in required Key Automation and Control Vendor training requirements.

  • Attend branch/company meetings and events as required. Overnight travel may be necessary.


  • Bachelor's or technical degree in engineering from four-year college or university; and/or 5 to 10 years of appropriate experience.

  • Valid driver's license and ability to travel often in the assigned territory.

  • Have in-depth knowledge of Automation and Control products inclusive of but not limited to: Variable Frequency Drives, PLCs, Motion Control, SCADA Software, HMI, Networking, Sensors and Motor Control.


Total Rewards and Benefits

Crescent Electric's compensation package includes an array of top-tier benefit options, including:

  • Eligibility for health, and dental, vision coverage, 401(k) plan, and flexible spending accounts, subject to plan terms.
  • Eligibility for company-paid benefits such as life insurance, short-term disability, long-term care, and Employee Assistance Program, subject to applicable waiting periods.
  • Excused Absence time off and Paid Time Off (PTO).
  • Company-paid holidays.
  • Other benefits for which you may be eligible includes supplemental life insurance, hospital indemnity, and accident and critical illness benefits with cancer coverage.
  • Eligibility: Employees are eligible for health, dental, vision, and life insurance benefits on the first of the month following 30 days of employment. Employees who are 21 years of age or older will be automatically enrolled in the company's 401(k) plan once they achieve 90 days of employment.

Family Owned. Culture of Quality. Opportunities to Advance.

Crescent is transforming and we are on a missionto power the communities we serve through teamwork and relentless customer focus. We have a visionof uncompromising teamwork committed to becoming the industry leader for our employees, suppliers, and shareholders. At Crescent, you will have the opportunity to develop professionally, grow personally and have the flexibility to balance your life's priorities. Let's serve together. Let's power our communities together. Let's become THE industry leaders...together.

Crescent Electric Supply is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates are subject to pre-employment assessments, Motor Vehicle Record review, criminal background checks, references check, and a post-offer drug screen.

CESCO is an Equal Opportunity Employer:
Candidates are subject to reference checks, credit, criminal background and DMV checks, assessments, and a post-offer drug screen. EOE/M/F/Vets/Disability


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5 to 10 years
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