Application: Territory Manager


  • Ability to manage a productive, defined territory with established customers
  • Enthusiasm for assisting customers with technical questions and guidance concerning equipment application, installation, operation, and repair
  • Good communicator who is interested in equipment and can speak and write about machinery to engineers, plant managers, and company owners
  • Eager to receive extensive field training which leads to a more complete understanding of customer needs 
  • Interest in hands-on experience fine-tuning and adjusting specialized machinery and operator screens
  • Desire to visit customers regularly, typically travelling about 1/3 of the time
  • Three or more years’ successful experience in industrial sales
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in an industrial field 
  • Ability to live within commuting distance of our office in Salem, Oregon
  • Ability to legally enter Canada
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. during on-site visits, start-ups, etc. in food processing plants

Columbia Food Machinery, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, familial status, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.