Fabrications Cost Estimator

Workforce Recruitment & Training
10 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client are a renowned manufacturer of aluminium extrusions and fabrications They are seeking an experienced Fabrication Cost Estimator for their busy operations. Day to day duties will include the following: * Responsible for providing detailed, accurate fabrication cost estimates that will be submitted as formal quotes to customer requests (Essential) * Co-ordinate estimating activity across all functions including purchasing, quality and operations (Essential) * Co-ordinate and prepare cost estimates for presentation to customer account managers (Essential) * Prepare cycle time estimates for planning team and project transfer information for project management teams (Essential) * Source/Communicate with current sub contract supply base (Essential) * Read and interpret customer requests, drawings, parts lists, specification, engineering data packages and models(Essential) * Display awareness of cutting edge and competitive manufacturing processes across all commodities required to support (Essential) * Reporting to the UK Fabrication and Technical Sales Manager (Essential) * Predominately based at Redditch site, Worcestershire but available to travel to sister sites in Bromyard (Essential) As a person you will need the following qualities and experience: * CNC Machining background essential including knowledge of set up times, run times etc (Essential) * Bending and welding background (Advantageous) * Must have working knowledge of CAD drawing and Model viewers, Excel, Powerpoint and outlook (Essential) * Ability to review drawings, visualise the product in detail, create a mental picture of the manufacturing methods and steps required to produce the item and estimate time required to prepare and preform each process (Essential) * Ability to work under pressure (Essential) * Have a proven record of costing projects within the machining / fabrication sectors (Essential) Manufacturing Workforce are responsible for placing skilled and in demand people on both a permanent and contract basis into the Engineering, Technical and Manufacturing sectors, from skilled Shop Floor Personnel and Specialist Engineers to Supervisory and Management positions. We operate from several prime locations throughout Central England and our Specialist Consultants will have an in-depth understanding of your skills and offer best advice on your next step!! We are always searching for the best talent, so if you know anyone, why not recommend someone to one of our professional team who will be more than happy to help.