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Application Engineer

TOMRA Sorting Solutions, is a world leader in optical and electronic sorting equipment. We are a dynamic company with an outstanding product line and customer satisfaction in the sorting industry. Our US operation has an excellent opportunities for an APPLICATION ENGINEER in our mining division BASED OUT OF Denver, CO. This position is ideal for a self-motivated adventurer, as there will be travel, both domestic and international. The Application Engineer is responsible for the preparation, composition, guiding and monitoring of tests in the Test Center and in the field. Serve as a contact for questions related to applications and settings for different applications.

Denver, CO 06.09.2018


As Sales Manager, you have the responsibility for organizing and efficiently managing the sales activities in the Area. You will be responsible for managing and organizing sales activities.

Roles and responsibilities

  • Preparation, operation and documentation of tests and projects in the Test facility.
  • Optimization of sorting processes on-site.
  • Testing of prototype equipment.
  • Testing of new applications.
  • Training of Service and Sales.
  • Provide on request technical support.
  • Potentially carry out projects with Universities or R&D institutions.
  • Guides and supports Field Service Engineers before, during and after the installation of applications.
  • Serves as a contact for questions concerning applications.
  • Other duties as required.

Candidate profile

  • Strong communication and facilitation skills with demonstrated ability to present complex technical information and issues in a user friendly manner.
  • Excellent technical problem-solving, troubleshooting, and follow-up skills.
  • Motivated individual who has a passion for Engineering.
  • Experience in field service and customer support.
  • Working knowledge of basic test equipment such as oscilloscopes and voltmeters.
  • Knowledge of computer hardware, software and configurations.
  • Strong problem solving skills with the ability to work on problems of diverse scope.
  • Assist and support customers in a professional manner.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with customers, internal and external associates, and management.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to deal effectively with customers in the English language are necessary.
  • French, Spanish and other languages are a plus!


  • a bachelor’s degree in Control & instrumentation or Electrical Engineering (Light Current).

Other skills/abilities

  • Expertise with the processes and technologies used by the industry.
  • Experience and expertise in working with sensor based sorting equipment is a plus.
  • Basic knowledge of and affinity with engineering disciplines like optics, electronics, mechanics, software, etc…
  • Work accurately and systematically in preparing and developing solutions.
  • Ability to set priorities and coordinate different actions.
  • Keep a good overview of open actions.
  • The ability to apply both technical skills and knowledge.
  • The ability to think analytically.
  • Excellent communication and reporting skills, both verbally and in writing.
  • Excellent English and local language skills.
  • The ability to adjust the style of communication to the various target groups.
  • Good knowledge of MS Office.
  • Flexible and stress resistant.
  • Team worker.
  • Solution oriented, proactive, service oriented, customer oriented.
  • Required to travel on a regular basis both to other TOMRA sites or customers’ sites, both domestic and abroad.
  • The position includes 80-100 yearly travel days.

How to apply

Please send your resume to TOMRA HR at .