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ACF Standby Systems is Hiring in Florida

We are happy to say that our business is alive and well despite the current economy. As a result of that success, we are in need of some new team members. We are currently hiring for positions in the state of Florida. Two of our positions will work in South Florida. Both positions will require the ability to travel in and around South Florida so if you are familiar with Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Coral Springs, Pembroke Pines, Kendall, Homestead and all surrounding areas then you might be a great fit for our company.

At ACF Standby Systems we sell, install, maintain and repair standby systems and portable generators. We focus on commercial customers and provide backup power for facilities of all sizes. One of the great things about joining our team is the ability to get out into the field and provide peace of mind for customers who, quite frankly, have issues to worry about that do not include power. Our customers focus on their business, and we focus on making sure that they have the power they need to keep that business up and running. Regardless of what complications their electrical infrastructure or our Florida weather might throw at them, our products and services help facility managers ensure that things run smoothly.

We are looking for new team members who will work both in sales and as service technicians for the standby systems and generators we provide. Regardless of which position you think you would best fit we do have a few requirements. We want team members who:

  • Come to work every day with a “can do” attitude
  • Are prepared to work as part of a team toward common goals that make our customers happy every time they interact with us
  • Are focused on the needs of our customers and how they can fulfill them while adhering to all company policies
  • Are willing to be flexible with both travel and scheduling to make sure that we provide the best backup power products and service in all of the markets where we do business.

If this sounds like you, and we hope it does, then read over our position listings and decide which one you are best suited for. We have job listings for: New Product Salespeople in the greater Orlando area, Aftermarket Salespeople who will work throughout South Florida and Service Technicians who will focus on our customer needs in South Florida.

Job Listing: Aftermarket Sales

This job will require that you not only know about generators and how gasoline and diesel engines work, but also about your customers. You will need to know which products and additional service lines will best fit their needs. Your job will be to maintain a relationship with your clients and sell them additional products and services as needed. In most cases you will evaluate the client’s needs and develop sales proposal. You will be selling to plant engineers, maintenance personnel, contractors and company executives. You will have to know how each individual client thinks about their business and be able to relate to these needs as they can be fulfilled by our products and services. Other job requirements include:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in engineering)
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Software
  • Basic Marketing Knowledge
  • Ability to travel within your assigned geographic territory to meet with customers
  • The ability to pitch our products and accommodate changes in the market

We are posting this job listing for sales representatives who will work in Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Kendall, Pembroke Pines, Homestead, and Boca Raton.

Job Listing: Generator Service Technician

This job requires knowledge of both mechanical and electrical operations. You will be working on engines and on the components of the generators that produce electricity. In many cases you will provide scheduled maintenance but repair work may come up from time to time. You will need to be able to move up to 100 pounds, use tools necessary for servicing engines and be comfortable working in conditions that are sometimes hot and humid. We will consider hiring candidates who have: work experience, education or a combination that has prepared them to service our products. Other requirements include:

  • A clean driving record
  • The ability to travel and work onsite
  • Basic mathematics skills
  • Physical endurance that allows you to stand, sit and bend for extended periods of time
  • A High School Diploma or Equivalent (GED)

We are posting this job listing for service technicians who will work in: Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Kendall, Pembroke Pines, Homestead, Boca Raton

Job Listing: New Product Sales

Employees in this position will be responsible for selling new standby systems, generators and complementary products in Central Florida. This assigned territory will be the Orlando market. This position requires travel and the ability to prospect customers and pitch our products. You will have to have knowledge of basic mechanics as it relates to engines and electricity and the equipment that we sell. You will also need the ability to close sales to maintenance personnel, contractors, executives, plant engineers and anyone else who is responsible for purchasing equipment for facilities.

If you feel that you would be a good fit for one of our positions fax your resume to (813) 621-6980 or email it to our HR department at ACF is an equal opportunity employer and provides a very competitive benefits package.