Technical Sales Support - Carbon Fiber

  • St Louis, MO
  • Full-time

Company Description

Zoltek Companies, Inc. is a world leader in the research, development, manufacture and distribution of industrial grade carbon fiber. Our mission is to lead the commercialization of carbon fiber through our development of a price-competitive, high-performance reinforcement for composites used in a broad range of commercial products. Our target markets include wind energy, automotive, offshore drilling, marine, infrastructure, and many other diverse industrial markets. We currently employ over 1,300 employees at manufacturing facilities located in the United States, Guadalajara Mexico (≈300 employees) and Nyergesujfalu Hungary (≈850 employees), and our sales and distribution network is worldwide. 
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Job Description

  • Provide fiber handling support to customers
  • Work directly with new customers to demonstrate fiber handling requirements of commercial grade carbon fiber, and how to incorporate into manufacturing processes
  • Assist existing customers in troubleshooting any fiber processing issues
  • Document common issues and act as the “voice of the customer” to Zoltek’s R&D, quality, and operations groups


  • Minimum Bachelors degree in Engineering (chemical, mechanical, textile), or technical equivalent
  • Minimum 5-10 years experience with most composite fabrication processes (pultrusion, prepregging, filament winding, infusion, RTM, etc.)
  • Background in textile and/or composite manufacturing processes
  • Solid technical expertise in composites, and experience in building customer relationships

Locations are flexible and include: United States, Europe, China, Korea

Additional Information

Compensation & Benefits:

Zoltek offers a competitive pay and benefits package. Benefits include:

• Medical plan
• Dental plan
• Prescription drug benefits
• Flexible spending accounts
• Vacation
• Sick time
• Holiday pay
• Tuition assistance program
• Short term and long term disability coverage
• Employee assistance program
• Optional life insurance 
• 401(k) program.


For immediate consideration for this position, please submit your resume online. Zoltek is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides a drug free work place.