Estimator 9/8/2016

Confidential Company Fort Wayne, IN

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28562569
AJE Ref #
576120779
Location
Fort Wayne, IN
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Estimator

THE COMPANY

Our client, a manufacturer of metal stamping related products, is seeking an Estimator for its facility located near Fort Wayne, IN.

THE OPPORTUNITY

Estimator is responsible for the management of the Cost Estimating Process including the gathering of input cost data and preparation of quotation in accordance with our client's Cost Estimating System Work Instruction. This person may also serve as program manager for certain product/product change launches as assigned by the Director of Sales.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Possess knowledge of stamping and welding processes and capabilities.

Consult internally with other department leaders and externally with vendors personnel to discuss and generate quotes, resolve feasibility issues and develop cost saving suggestions

Have the ability to determine Blank calculations and layout.

Understand GD&T in addition to the ability to read blueprints.

Knowledge of tool estimating.

Familiar with material specifications and outside service requirements (i.e. heat treat, painting, plating, etc.).

Coordinate timely execution of Request for Quotes (R.F.Q.'s).

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS:

The Sales Estimator reports directly to and is fully accountable to the Director of Sales

Education and/or Experience:

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Knowledge and experience in estimating required.

Manufacturing EngineeringDegree or equivalent work experiencerequired

Strong Mathematical skills

Good team work skills

Excellent time management skills

Strong Individual initiative

Excellent Problem solving skills

Proficient in MS Office

Read and understand CAD / Blue Prints and Specifications

Strong verbal and written communication skills