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Machine Shop Estimator

Protofab Engineering, an Industry leading provider of high end manufactured components is searching for a full time Estimator. Candidate must have experience estimating and managing projects in a machining shop environment.

Key Requirements:
•Work directly with customers on requirements for estimates.
•Estimate labor, outside services and leadtime to provide accurate bids to the customer.
•Work with shop staff on processes to keep projects progressing correctly.
•Must possess the ability to trouble shoot processes, prior to starting and during production to prevent or limit issues.
•Must be a good communicator and able to diplomatically keep all members of the production/management team working together.
•Must be able to work with production team to correctly relay progress of projects to the customers.
•Must be able to work with Inspection department as needed on quality questions.
•Must have experience Programming, Setting up and operating machining centers and Lathes.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience programming in Gibbs Cam
• Experience in Solid Works
• Proficient using Microsoft Office
• Experience using JobBOSS

Physical Requirements:
• Must be able to lift up to 50lbs
• Must be able to sit or stand for long periods of time
• Must be able to carry items from one area of the facility to the other

Other duties may be assigned dependent on prior experience or motivation of the applicant.

Pay will be based on experience.

This position requires exposure to ITAR controlled data. Employment offer will be contingent on special permission obtained by the DOD for applicants who do not meet the 22 CFR §120.15 definition of US Person.

Management retains the right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to and from this position.

Protofab Engineering is an Affirmative Action and EOE employer and does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

If you are interested in this position, please reply back with your resume/work history to for consideration.