The Quoting ensuring the scope of work is accurately interpreted. Reviews mechanical drawings, blueprints, and bills of material to develop manufacturing costs and generates complete quotes for entire product assemblies by determining raw material,labor, and fabricating requirements. Assists sales by entering item numbers, checking material stock status, calculating material and assembly weights, and contacting vendors for service pricing; provides back-sales support to the sales organization as needed.
Essential Responsibilities incorporate into the quote.
Associates degree in Engineering Design, Manufacturing or related degree.3 or more years estimating or quoting experience in a manufacturing environment; metal fabrication shop,Must be customer oriented.Proficient in reading and interpreting blues prints, drawings and formulas.Metallurgy knowledge and comprehensionExcellent written and oral skills and demonstrated effectiveness working with others in a team environmentProficient in MS Office: (Word and Excel)Demonstrated Math proficiency.
BS degree in Mechanical engineering or related field with an emphasis in Mechanical Design
Demonstrated experience working with LEAN initiatives (5S) and Continuous Improvement Knowledge of ISO standards and experience working in an ISO environment
Proficient in SolidWorks and CAD Competencies:
To succeed in this position, the employee must possess the following combinations of skills and abilities:
Experience in reading and interpreting policies and procedures. Must be able to interact with customers and provide expertise in manufacturability of component parts as well as weldments.
Must be able to communicate to shop personnel the information required to produce a quality product.Will need to communicate with all employees of the manufacturing process to ensure estimates and delivery times are met.
Proficient in calculating figures, converting fractions to decimals, understanding of dimensions and geometric tolerancing
Proficient in solving practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
Highly organized, continuous improvement and proficient in reading Blueprints, experience in MS Office (Word & Excel), SolidWorks and CAD.Organizational Relationships:The Estimator will interrelate with all departments in the company, from estimating through invoicing: