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Sales and product service

Sales Representative – Surface Drills

Sandvik Mining & Rock Solutions is looking for a Sales Representative-Surface Drills

Key Performance Areas

Responsible for the promotion, sales, and support of Sandvik’s Surface Drilling Equipment offered to obtain maximum revenue, profitability, and market share in your assigned territory. A key aspect of this role is building long-term customer relationships through a detailed understanding of the business of our end customers and dealers serving them. You will assess the potential of the customer base with SMR products and perform opportunity analysis by distributor and their customer base and will be responsible for overall customer satisfaction through your assigned distributor territories.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Develop sales opportunities for SMR products within the defined territory

  • Act as key contact for our distributors and liaise with appropriate personnel within the defined territory

  • Provide input to Business Line Managers (BLMs) to address product offering and support needs

  • Develop a sales plan with relevant BLMs for designated territory

  • Maintain accurate digital distributor and customer records

  • Provide as required demand forecasting and accurate product specification

  • Supporting the distributors and their end customers with adapting new technologies and processes from Sandvik offering

  • Ensure Customer follows SMR terms and conditions of sale

  • Liaise between Distributors and SMR to ensure all issues are settled in a timely manner

  • Provides the Company with regular status reports on business activities, opportunity development and overall satisfaction of the Customer base

  • Stays current with industry developments, competitive offerings and issues affecting sales and customers

  • Willingness and capability to provide training when needed


5-8 years of relevant experience.


University degree or equivalent experience that could replace a portion of the educational requirement.


Additional Competencies:

  • Focus on safety first and our core values

  • Strong customer service skills

  • Knowledge of surface mining operations, particularly surface drilling

  • A high level of computer literacy and proficiency in Microsoft Office, Salesforce CRM

  • Highly developed time management and organizational skills

  • A wide network of contacts within the industry

  • Ability to travel in excess of 60% of the time

  • Valid driver’s license

Your profile

A Bachelor’s Degree in mining, engineering or related field, equivalent relative experience may be considered. Must possess at least 5 years of proven sales progression and preferably deeper understanding of Drill & Blast process. Location would preferably be in South East USA.


Sandvik offers a comprehensive total compensation package, including a competitive benefits package of health, dental and disability insurance, and a 401(k)-retirement savings plan. In addition, we provide opportunities for professional competence development and training, as well as opportunities for career advancement.

How to apply

For immediate consideration, please apply online at http://www.sandvik.com/careers for the Sales Representative- Surface Drills position, Job Req. #R0067049

Sandvik is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Any applicant who, because of a disability, needs accommodation or assistance in completing an application or at any time during the application process should contact Human Resources at hrsupport.us@sandvik.com. Sandvik also provides reasonable accommodations to employees with disabilities consistent with its obligations under the law.

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