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Career Opportunities at Yates Industries

Yates Industries, Inc., founded in 1972, is a multi-state, new cylinder manufacturing and repair operation.  We pride ourselves on our ability to return a cylinder to its original specification or better “The First Time, Every Time” and servicing the industry worldwide.  From cradle to grave, our services include Inventory on Demand, In-House Welding, Machining, Engineering, Testing and Replacements from primary metals to plastics manufacturing.  We are currently seeking qualified applicants for several positions within the organization at our St. Clair Shores, MI, Decatur AL and Austell, GA facilities.

Inside Sales Representative

Inside Sales Representative- St. Clair Shores, MI

About the Job:

The primary responsibility of an Inside Sales Representative is to market the company’s products and services within our database of national accounts and to research and identify potential new customer opportunities. Our products and services are sold direct and indirect to customers and through our national distribution partners throughout the United States. The Inside Sales Representative will interface with both channel partners providing sales opportunities for our Regional Account Managers with the overall goal of driving sales toward our yearly sales forecast.

Primary Responsibilities:

•Generate opportunities at distributor accounts and direct customer accounts throughout the United States & Canada, through heavy phone (95%) and e-mail.

•Utilizing several sources; (incoming marketing leads, industry list’s, personal research and list of existing records in our CRM database), contact/introduce our products and services.

•Obtain and document critical information as well as key decision making person(s) this will result in qualified leads and/or account follow up with outside Regional Account Managers or Sales Manager.

Minimum Required Skills & Experience:

•Associates College degree and/or 2 years of successful sales qualifying skills.

•Understanding of the Fluid Power Industry along with Industrial Distribution and   knowledge of Hydraulic & Pneumatic Cylinders a big Plus.

•Proven effective communication skills.

•Ability to work effectively on a sales team.

•Computer skills in MS Office products.

At Yates Industries, we truly care for our employees, fostering a sense of family among and across the workforce.  Join the Yates Industries Team and get away from that feeling of “it’s just a job” – start on your path to a rewarding career with great growth potential.  Our in-house training opportunities can help to get you started, the next step is up to you.

All positions offer very competitive wages, great benefits packages, a clean work environment and shift premiums (where applicable).

Rev. 08/04/2015