Estimator / Graduate Estimator (Machining / Engineering)
This is a great opportunity for an Engineering Estimator in the West Midlands commutable from Birmingham, Dudley, Stourbridge, Halesowen, Kidderminster, Bromsgrove, Redditch, Wolverhampton, Walsall, Worcester, Tamworth, Coventry, Nuneaton.
Paying approx £20,000 - £30,000 depending on experience; working for a highly successful and very established heavy engineering company
The successful Engineering Estimator will be working for an employer who:
has an excellent reputation around the world for heavy engineering
have impressive machining and engineering facilities
offer turning, boring and 5 axis milling to supply fully finished components ready for installation
This fantastic, varied Engineering Estimator role will involve: creating route cards and work instructions, reading and interpreting customer drawings and specifications, ensuring dimensions will allow sufficient material to produce finished part, calculation of material yields and production / machining times, costing of testing requirements, liasing with subcontractors re pricing and lead time, creating purchase orders, production of routing packs, creating models using Solidworks (training can be provided), and liasing with customers; you would be their single point of contact.
As the successful Engineering Estimator you should have previous Estimating or Machining or Production Engineer or Planning experience within a mechanical engineering / manufacturing environment, producing route cards or work instructions; Solidworks / CAD Design skills advantageous. Any experience of working within heavy engineering or the marine / defence sector would be desirable. Alternatively, you could be a recent Engineering Graduate looking to start your career in a highly successful, established engineering business; either way our client is looking for a candidate with an engineering qualification, HNC or equivalent; you also need to have a full UK driving licence for client visits that may be required. As you will be the single point of contact for customers you need to have excellent client relationship building skills. You also need to be able to read and interpret engineering drawings.
About Precision Recruitment
This Engineering Estimator role is posted by Precision Recruitment, specialists in Engineering, Technical, Construction and Sales Recruitment. Operating in our thirteenth year, we have placed hundreds of engineers in fantastic new roles. Precision cover the whole spectrum of engineering roles from Welders, Fabricators, CNC Machinists, Design Engineers, Quality Managers and Production Managers.
We have many engineering roles around the East Midlands including Leicester, Coventry, Derby, Nottingham, Coalville and Northampton so get in touch today.
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