Material handling solutions provider Intelligrated has hired a sales engineer.

Michael Snyder will handle New England sales and be based in the company’s Somerset, N.J., office, according to a news release from Cincinnati-based Intelligrated.

Snyder, who will report to Eric Palotas, Intelligrated’s vice president of Eastern regional operations, also will provide engineering, estimating and other services.

Snyder has 18 years’ experience in material handling, previously working as a systems installation technician, manager of new product development and systems analysis and sales representative.

Intelligrated makes conveyor systems, sorting systems, palletizers, robotics, warehouse control software and other automated material handling systems.