Technical Estimator - 3D Printing

Malcolm Nicholls Limited
From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum Dependant upon relevant experience
14 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Malcolm Nicholls Limited is seeking an enthusiastic and passionate Technical Estimator to join our family run business in Bidford on Avon, in the heart of Warwickshire. Malcolm Nicholls Limited has been established since 1971 and is one of the most prestigious rapid prototyping and 3D printing companies in Europe. We pride ourselves in the quality of our work, our dedicated team, and our service. We are seeking a Technical estimator to join our existing team where you will be responsible for producing and managing quotations. In return we will offer you a great working environment, career prospects and training. Day to day the Technical Estimator will be responsible for the following: · Promptly liaising with customers and prospects to establish their requirements · Use 3D Cad viewing software (Magics RP) and other viewers to interrogate design details and extract relevant parameters. · Use complex Excel templates to calculate pricing. · Liaise with Workshop Manager to establish/agree estimated details. · Email and log details of quote into ERP system. · Following up quotes through pre-defined sales processes up to point of order. · Ensuring a seamless hand over to Projects Manager at point of order. The ideal candidate will have the following experience/attributes: · Experience with Magics RP and other 3D Cad viewing software. · Excel – Above average skill level. (Advanced Excel) · Attention to detail combined with a methodical approach. · Knowledge of product design cycle. · Knowledge of manufacturing processes. · Amenable character that gels well, and fits in with, a family business in a fast-paced, often stressful environment. · Able to manage multiple projects at any one time. · Possess exceptional communication skills. · Previous commercial experience as an estimator. · Positive, friendly and can-do attitude. · A friendly flexible team player. · Equally happy working as a member of a team or working alone. Please note we do not use Recruitment Agencies Please attach CV along with covering letter explaining why you are suitable for this position. This job was originally posted as