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VELOCITY MACHINE INC Project & Cost Estimator in DE PERE, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Summary: The Estimator will work on both large and small projects for our customers utilizing their knowledge of CNC machining as well as estimating software to provide timely and competitive quotes. This role works close with the Business Unit Leaders, Sales, Quality and Operations in order to achieve precise bidding estimates and positive, timely customer experiences. Essential Duties and Responsibilities will include the following: Review, analyze and interpret specifications for each individual project, and discuss with quality and operations as necessary. Prepare quote proposal in a professional and timely manner. Analyze alternate means and methods to determine the most economic choice. Provide pricing for changes in project as required. Obtain bids from subcontractors and raw material suppliers when necessary, work closely with buyer during busy times. Effectively communicate job status daily from quote through completion. This includes troubleshooting updates and providing answers to customer questions. Approve all cost and sell prices in P.O's submitted by customers with assistance from the President. Identify risk issues and determine their magnitude in manufacturing and/or bid process. Work with engineering to develop tooling requirements for project. Interact and provide input on ways to continually improve the quoting process. Support sales team and interaction with customers as needed: oCustomer visits to Velocity oAbility to ask questions related to a project and gather key information oFollow-up on quotes if requested All other duties as assigned. Physical Demands: Required to be able to sit for longer periods of time, move about throughout the office and machine shop environment and occasionally lift up to 25 pounds. 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. Work Environment: The employee will work in an office environment. Occasionally need to access shop floor. Velocity Machine Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/vets. ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: Qualifications: Minimum of 5 years Machining experience required Associates or Bachelor's degree in a manufacturing related degree preferred; High school diploma or equivalent required Proficient reading and understanding customer blueprints required Proficient in computer software programs used in estimating such as Micro-Estimator or Job Boss or a similar program High attention to detail and critical thinking skills a must Strong communication skills Able to multi-task in a fast paced work environment ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply In Person: Velocity Machine Inc 1400 W Main Ave DePere, WI 54115 We prefer applicants apply on our website due to COVID. click on the job in which you are interested and then 'Apply Now' at the bottom. Apply Online: