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Posted on November 1, 2022

Estimator


Reports to: Chief Executive Officer

Purpose

The estimator is responsible for gathering and analyzing data to estimate the amount of money, time, materials, and labor required to complete an engineering project, provide a service, or manufacture a product. The estimator’s job is to provide realistic estimates to ensure a project is completed on time and within budget.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Analyze monthly inventory valuation.
  • Define best practices for costing methods in assembly plants. 
  • Set standard costs, including revaluations and variance analysis. 
  • Monitor costs; make recommendations on ways to improve fixed costs. 
  • Make recommendations for productivity improvements. 
  • Meet with clients to discuss the scope and scale of the project.
  • Determine what factors of production will influence the cost of a service or product
  • Prepare detailed material and labor cost estimates for the product or service
  • Create engineering, development and testing estimates for any project
  • Use bid data to prepare detailed a cost analysis
  • Present prepared estimates to management and other stakeholders
  • Compile and recording actual costs
  • Identify labor, material, costs and time requirements by researching proposals, blueprints, and any related documents.
  • Conduct regular cost and time risk assessments.
  • Create and maintain project expenditure forecast

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or finance related fields is required.
  • Must have proven cost/ financial analysis experience in prototype and manufacturing environments.
  • High level mathematical and analytical skills.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints.
  • ERP or financial analysis software experience is required, experience with Odoo preferred. 

Other Skills

  • Advanced knowledge of prototyping and manufacturing processes is preferred.
  • Experience in the battery industry is preferred.
  • Ability to complete project goals and monitor overall program status.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Organizational skills with strong attention to detail
  • Self-starter with excellent time management skills and entrepreneurial spirit
  • Passion, diligence, and integrity
  • Competent in Google Suite

Physical Aspects of the Job

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee routinely is required to sit,walk, talk, and hear.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • May require travel, depending on company needs.
  • The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 lbs.
  • Constant gross hand and finger dexterity, grasping and manipulating.
  • The employee is occasionally required to move around the office.
  • The employee must be able to perform all duties while working under a deadline

Email your cover letter and resume to estimator@ematrixenergy.odoo.com

Apply for Estimator

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