Cost Estimator (sales department)

Full time salary position

Job Description:

Assist in obtaining potential new business
Regular Customer interaction -- keeping business relationships alive and healthy.
Some travel to develop and maintain business relations with potential and existing customers
Implement continuous improvement initiatives within areas of responsibility.
Identifies necessary requirements by reviewing proposals, drawings, specs, verify blueprint revision to RFQ, etc.
Determines best supplier source(s) for material, tooling and sends Quotation Requests to suppliers
Process lead time dependent upon material availability, production schedules and part difficulty
Process company cost and estimated time to manufacture based on information acquired
Works with internal departments such as Purchasing and Engineering
Reviews profit margin on existing processes
Other duties, as assigned.


Job Requirements:

4 years of related experience in a manufacturing environment
Associates degree or 4 years additional related experience
Some manufacturing sales experience, aerospace preferred
Knowledge of industry specific machined products.
Experience with MRP systems
PC proficient in Microsoft Office applications. Detailed knowledge of excel, project.
Self-starter with strong organizational, attention to detail, and project management skills.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills including the ability to work effectively with diverse ethnic and educational backgrounds. Must have a positive, can-do attitude.
Understanding of Product Flow
Detailed understanding of blueprints, drawings and specifications
Excellent math skills

Our competitive salary and benefits package includes medical, dental, life, AD&D, paid holidays, 401(k), Flexible Spending Accounts


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