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Estimator – metal fabricated parts

Engineering

Manheim, Pennsylvania/Temp/Contract

Job Description

JFC Global is looking to fill another great Estimator position!
 
Summary
         Prepares estimates for metal fabrication parts & assemblies in response to customer RFQs.
         Responsible for ensuring estimates are done on time; and if awarded, jobs are delivered on time and within budget while meeting or exceeding customer expectations.
         Supports the achievement of established sales and financial objectives.
 
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.
Estimator
  1. Analyze blueprints and other documentation to prepare equipment time, cost, materials and labor estimates for metal fabrication parts & assemblies.
  2. Assess cost effectiveness of equipment and processes, tracking actual costs relative to bids.
  3. Consult with clients, vendors or personnel in other departments to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues.
  4. Confer with engineers, architects, owners, contractors and subcontractors on changes and adjustments to cost estimates.
  5. Prepare estimates for use in selecting vendors or subcontractors.
  6. Review material and labor requirements to decide whether it is more cost-effective to produce or purchase component
  7. Follows job from estimate to invoicing, to ensure job ships on time.
  8. Prepare and maintain a directory of suppliers, contractors and subcontractor
  9. Update documents such as Quote Log, Job Schedule and Job Traveler Form to ensure available data is up to date.
  10. Performs all other duties as assigned.
  11. Follows all company policies, procedures and safety rules. Conducts self at all times in a professional, ethical and courteous manner.
  12. Notify customer when material is available for pick up. If delivering to customer, arrange trucking through internal resources. May require completion of necessary paperwork such as packing slips and bill of lading.
Qualifications
  • Three to five years related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Ability to read and comprehend instructions, correspondence and memos.
  • Ability to write correspondence.
  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients and other employees of the organization.
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as area, circumference and volume.
  • Ability to understand measurements in both metric and imperial (mm and inches.)
  • Ability to solve 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.
  • Ability to read and comprehend mechanical blueprints.
  • Knowledge of Database software, Internet software, Estimating software, Word and EXCEL.
  • Must have current drivers license to travel to various customer locations and job sites or be able to provide own transportation.
 
Physical Demands
Frequently required to sit, stand, walk, reach with hands and arms, enter and exit vehicle, enter and move about job sites and facilities, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, talk and/or hear.
Occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and peripheral vision.
Employees must request assistance and use appropriate equipment when necessary.
 
Work Environment
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving equipment, outside weather conditions, enters and exits vehicle, enters and moves about job sites and facilities. The noise level in the work environment may be moderate to loud at times.I , A900_3657_0
 
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
 
For more information, or if you have any questions before applying, please contact Carley Bobb at cbobb@jfcglobal.com.

Estimator – metal fabricated parts

Engineering

Manheim, Pennsylvania/Temp/Contract

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