Cost Estimator

Do you like to be on the cutting edge of innovation? If you’re motivated confident and looking to challenge yourself to be your best, then you’ve come to the right place! This is a role where you to showcase your skills inside and outside of the organization. You’ll work with a variety of customers to evaluate their needs and translate them into workable specifications and processes for your teammates. You’ll also be responsible for ensuring the final product is ready to meet our customer’s expectations before final shipping.  Come join a team where you’re treated like family, you can grow and learn strong core values from dedicated leaders focused on quality and excellence!

Location: 

Huntersville, NC, US, 28078

 

Cost Estimator 
 

 

We are looking for a Cost Estimator for our Huntersville, NC facility. The Estimator at Oerlikon Metco Huntersville is responsible for generating sales quotes, facilitating a smooth transfer of information between customers and Oerlikon, and supporting sales, finance, and operations as needed. The Estimator’s activities will support the values, vision, mission, goals, and strategies of the company. 

 

Your Responsibilities:

 

  • Analyze blueprints and customer requirements to prepare labor, machine, and material estimates
  • Communicates effectively with customers on technical items
  • Communicates effectively with sales, engineering, operations, outside services, and finance
  • Ensure customer requirements are met via customer specifications and drawings
  • Ensures that proper technical documentation and purchase order instruction are received from the customer at time of order and documented in the Job Quotation Worksheet (JQW)
  • Ensure that customer requirements are documented in the JQW
  • Issue quotations for job specific outside services as needed for machining, grinding, raw material, fixturing, hardware, transportation, etc
  • Create pricing using Oerlikon Metco Jet Tool and/or Thermal Spray Quoting Worksheet
  • Issue quotations to the customers
  •  Follows up on all outstanding quotations to successfully close the sale
  • Keeps track of project timelines to guarantee on-time delivery of finished goods
  • Estimates repetitive and “similar” quote requests as outlined
  • Order entry and customer assistance on all products as required
  • Provides data and sales forecasts to management as requested
  • Participate in daily production / planning meetings
  • Generates purchase orders and reconcile material receipts as needed
  • Coordinates shipping / receiving of vendor orders (Raw Materials / Consumables)
  • Coordinates shipping / receiving of customer orders
  • Complete Certificate of Compliance (COC) for all completed jobs as needed
  • Maintain Sharepoint record retention for all completed jobs and vendor requirements
  • Assists with inventory management as needed
  • Assists in general office management tasks
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Your Profile:

  • Minimum of 5 years manufacturing experience
  • 4 year Engineering Degree or equivalent trade knowledge desired, preferably in Industrial, Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering 
  • Strong mathematics foundation required
  • Work experience may be considered in lieu of minimum education requirements
  • Costing and estimating experience
  • Machining experience preferred
  • Experience in MS Office applications
  • Experience with ERP systems, preferably SAP

 

We offer:

 

Aside from a dynamic global culture and leading market position, we are proud to offer our employees development opportunities, competitive salary and a robust benefit program ALL available on first day of employment!

 

The perks and benefits of working at Oerlikon include the following:

 

  • Comprehensive medical and prescription drug plan with low premiums, company sponsored HSA contributions and without cumbersome waiting periods to keep you going strong.  
  • Excellent Dental and Vision coverage.
  • Employee Assistance, Financial and Wellness programs to help improve all aspects of your life journey. 
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan with significant company match and financial planning and education options to help you achieve your retirement goals 
  • Tuition reimbursement and internal education resources to satisfy your love of learning so you can continue to grow with us!
  • Generous paid time off to support your physical and mental wellbeing.
  • 12 paid company holidays to occasionally extend your weekends or time off. 
  • Flexible hours or remote work environment available for certain positions
  • 100% company paid life insurance and disability insurance
  • Employee Referral Bonus program because why not to bring your friends to work everyday!

 

Are you curious? Then release your passion to succeed and APPLY to discover how you can help us build a better world and realize how you can make a personal difference by joining our global team! Our commitment is your success! #joinoerlikonus

 

 

About us

 

Oerlikon is a global innovation powerhouse for surface engineering, polymer processing and additive manufacturing in key industries such as aerospace, automotive, energy, tooling and textiles. We serve as a key partner in enabling our customers to reach their targets for optimizing the performance, function and sustainability of their products and manufacturing processes. 
Our solutions reduce emissions in transportation, maximize longevity and performance of tools, increase energy efficiency and advance intelligent material and sustainable polymer processing. These achievements are proven hallmarks of our global leadership. 

 

We at Oerlikon embrace diversity. This is reflected in more than 11,800 employees, representing over 93 nationalities and our presence in more than 38 countries and 207 locations worldwide. 

 

Oerlikon is an equal opportunity employer striving to promote a diverse and inclusive workforce, and is dedicated to unbiased recruiting, hiring and employment practices. Oerlikon takes affirmative action to ensure candidates are considered without regard to their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, creed, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, parental status, disability, veteran status, and any other legally protected characteristic.


Learn more about Oerlikon: 
https://www.oerlikon.com/en/brands/

 

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Job Information

Published:  Jun 23, 2022
Job ID:  93870
Location: 

Huntersville, NC, US, 28078


Nearest Major Market: Charlotte
Nearest Secondary Market: Concord