Technical Advisor (Roofing & Flooring)
Sika Roofing & Flooring Target Markets have an open position for a Technical Advisor. This is an exciting opportunity to undertake a comprehensive trainee role within a fast paced innovative market leading area.
Sika manufacture and develop a range of quality, industrial and commercial roofing membranes and flooring systems that are suitable for a wide range of applications using only ingredients of the best quality.
In the UK, Sika have offices in Welwyn Garden City, Preston, and Leeds that you will visit from time to time for training, meetings, and customer events.
AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY
To progress all technical enquiries with the aim of optimising Sika sales opportunities, minimising claim risk, safeguarding the customer experience and escalating where appropriate.
Processing of projects from Sales, checking Technical proposals, uploading project details, creating written project specifications, carrying out wind uplift calculations.
Check materials orders against project paperwork, liaise with Sales/Contractors, ensure all documentation is complete and issued to Applications.
Liaise with branded product suppliers – produce thermal calculations, designs for tapered insulation schemes, Rooflight specifications. Other Partners as required.
Process Application for Guarantees, carry out Technical checks where applicable and update the Guarantee Database.
Support function to the Applications Department for the checking and coordinating completed site installation reports.
WORKING HOURS: 37.5 per week Monday to Friday (08:30 – 17:00), Hybrid (Home/Office)
We Need Your Skills
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE THE FOLLOWING SKILLS AND REQUIREMENTS
8 GCSE’s above grade C / 6
Qualification in a construction related subject or previous experience of working in a construction related Technical role or similar and providing professional support to customers is desirable
Effective communication skills
Detail orientated, methodical and analytical
Self-motivated with a professional attitude
Proactive approach to problem solving
Working knowledge of all IT & MS Office packages
Knowledge of AutoCAD or similar is desirable
For online application visit https://gbr.sika.com/en/careers.html