Engineering Estimator

1st Reactive Recruitment
30 Sep 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
ENGINEERING ESTIMATOR Due to increased business and company growth my client is looking for an additional Estimator for its busy Quotation Department. The primary responsibility of the Estimator is to prepare quotations based on demand in a timely manner, for both new and existing customers. SKILLS NEEDED: Confidence and a mature approach. Interpersonal skills. Perseverance and patience. IT and numerical skills. Ability to meet targets. EXPERIENCE: Demonstrable past experience. Recognized Engineering Apprenticeship preferably with further HNC/HND qualification. Excellent knowledge of Fabrication and Welding and some knowledge of Pressbrake and Laser. Using CAD software. (Creo) preferable. Knowledge of costing BOM for customers. Increasing lead time from enquiry to quotation. Using MRP software (SAGE 50) preferable. MAIN DUTIES: Preparation of customers quotation based on drawings, specifications, and related documents. Liaise directly with customers to resolve discrepancies concerning the preparation of quotations. Liaising with the supply chain to develop quotations and / or drawing on historical cost records and modifying as necessary. Liaising closely with other departments e.g. Manufacturing for lead time, Sales & Marketing for quotations deadlines. Maintain quotation database. Maintain technical knowledge by attending trade shows and reviewing technical publications. Perform other job responsibilities as assigned. This job was originally posted as

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