Miller® is about building things that matter. We lead the welding industry in building advanced, solution-focused products and meeting crucial needs for welding safety and health.
We’re about the partnership and the work. Our products are designed with our users for manufacturing, fabrication, construction, aviation, motorsports, education, agriculture and marine applications.
Miller Electric Mfg. LLC, is headquartered in Appleton, Wisconsin, and wholly owned by Illinois Tool Works (NYSE: ITW). The company maintains its industry leadership by setting the standard for reliability, quality and responsiveness. Our tagline, “The Power of Blue®,” is inspired by the blue color of Miller equipment.
The company began with an innovation that responded to customer needs, growing from a one-man operation in 1929, to the world’s largest manufacturer of arc welding products. Miller keeps the tradition alive by focusing on its top priority: people.
BASIC DESCRIPTION: Miller Electric is about building things that matter. As part of the Miller Customer Service team, you become an important part of how people build, repair and create to make this a better, brighter world. This role will provide a challenging and rewarding work environment where you will create a positive experience for our customers through problem solving and fulfilling their needs. If you have a positive and enthusiastic attitude, as well as a passion for delivering a best in class customer experience, then this might be the job for you! The location for this position is Appleton, WI.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Facilitate the needs of our distributors, field sales team, warehouses, and divisions including but not limited to orders, expediting, quotes, returns, price and availability, and product recommendations Manage 80+ in-bound calls per day to help customers and sales teams needing product or account assistance Responsible for data entry, including but not limited to, order entry and account management Review and respond to time sensitive emails Timely backorder review with communication regarding updates to distributors and the sales team Work well within the customer support team to identify improvement projects, scheduling rotation, vacations, and share information learned from internal divisions and customers Will be expected to perform additional duties as needed
Minimum of two years’ experience in a working in a customer service environment preferred Possess a desire to continue to grow professionally through experiences, exposure, and focused training and/or schooling Must have a positive and enthusiastic attitude, while being self-motivated, with a desire to help the customer Data entry system knowledge preferred; with a high level of comfort in learning new software systems Proficiency with the Microsoft Office and Email systems such as Outlook with a high level of comfort in moving between multiple information systems Ability to make sound customer-oriented decisions in a fast-paced environment with the ability to multi-task Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to compose professional emails. Ability to build and maintain strong relationships with internal and external customers