Cost Estimator

Industry

Financial Services

Advert ID

USA_560473

Location

Wichita

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

USD25.00-27.00 per year

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Wichita, KS - (USA) 802 East Douglas Avenue KS Wichita , KS 67202

ContactNumber

316-265-9505

Job Description

Manpower is currently hiring for an Estimator.



This role is a direct hire opportunity for one of our clients in the aviation industry.



$25 - $27 an hour



Estimator



JOB DESCRIPTION:



The estimator is to develop quotes for finished products and provide customer satisfaction. Work with supply chain, engineering, operations and production control to ensure profitability. Work with customers daily to resolve issues and insure customer satisfaction.



RESPONSIBILITIES:



1. Requires ability to analyze drawings, routers and parts lists or any other technical documents.

2. Requires verification on the computer of existing inventory and current quotes.

3. Requires the ability obtain quotes from customers and vendors.

4. Requires ability to analyze engineering and production data.

5. Requires expert knowledge of manufacturing or machining processes.

6. Requires ability to determine priority of RFQs.

7. Requires ability to keep and maintain a working relationship with customers.

8. Requires ability to use CATIA or other industry standard modeling software for drafting purposes.



ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Authority to stop any production order for quality concerns.

* Performs other similar or related duties as necessary.

* May be required to act as a purchasing agent on supply chains behalf.

* Maintain records of previous quotes and win/loss records.

* Work with Contract Specialist to insure accuracy and validity of contracts and purchase orders against quote information.



Requirements



JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

* Must be able to communicate, have basic computer skills.

* Must have basic knowledge of manufacturing and/or machining processes.

* Must be available to travel as required.



Physical Demands:



The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, and use hands. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, and taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.



Work Environment:



The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to a shop - office environment.