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SYSCO Corporation Job Title
Foodservice Equipment Specialist

SYSCO Corporation

Job Description
Company: Supplies on the FlyLocation: US-MI-Detroit, US-MI-Grand RapidsZip Code: 49501Minimum Level of Education: Bachelor's DegreeMinimum Years of Experience: 1Position Type: Travel Percentage: Up to 50%


Foodservice Equipment Specialist




VP of Sales


The Foodservice Equipment Specialist is responsible for selling foodservice design services and related products to customers; drafting documents for construction/bidding purposes; project manage jobs.

Essential Functions & Responsibilities:

Explain and sell design process

Ascertain customers’ needs and preferences through effective listening and recommending appropriate foodservice equipment

Create efficient foodservice equipment floor plans that meet customer’s budget

Coordinate with architects and engineers, estimators, installers and appropriate construction trades

Prepare foodservice equipment budgets

Expedite orders, manage, & oversee job installations

Proactive management of lead times and communication with customer

Obtain field measurements as needed

Attend job meetings as required

Review quotes and approve manufacturer shop drawings for accuracy of proper equipment description and physical requirements

Manage shop drawing approval process timely to ensure installation deadlines are not missed

Address warranty issues in a professional and timely fashion

Design utilizing preferred vendors

Conduct site visits and punch list during installation of project as needed or per customer requirements

Specify projects at all times and gain price protection at every opportunity

Expected to grow capabilities to perform position with greater efficiency annually

Finish jobs in a timely manner, including but not limited to punch lists, final billing, change orders, etc.

Other duties as assigned by Manager

Competencies, Skills and Abilities:


Knowledge of BIM (Building Information Modeling) practices, standards and techniques

Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment

Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and as part of a team

Strong communication skills, both oral and written

Flexible in schedule to enable the company to meet customer needs – overtime and weekends may be necessary and required

Intermediate to advanced proficiency in MS Office product & Auto Quotes

Foster positive relations and communications with departmental personnel, IT, Purchasing, Installers, Sales, Marketing, and other SOTF departments

Strong relationship building skills with customers, general contractors, architects, manufacturers and vendors, and other trades on job sites

Strong organizational skills

Attention to detail

Excellent customer service/sales attitude

Critical thinking and problem solving

Excellent presentation and selling skills

Good business acumen

Highly creative

Basic working knowledge of general construction, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing

Ability to read architectural drawings


Working knowledge & proficiency with AutoCAD/Revit 2013 or higher

Education & Experience:


Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year college or university plus 1-3 years of applicable Construction Management or Project Management experience in a Foodservice Equipment capacity OR a High School diploma or GED equivalent with 5-7 years of applicable Construction Management or Project Management experience in a Foodservice Equipment capacity

Experienced in various market segments of design


CFSP or FSCI Certification

Sales/distribution experience

For questions regarding the status of your application., please contact Johannes Vergouwen at 770-874-8813

or by email at jvergouwen@suppliesonthefly.com

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

Sysco is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Employment Type: Full Time

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