Roush Enterprises Cost Estimator - 13149 in Livonia, Michigan

At Roush, we fuse technology and engineering to provide product development solutions to customers in a diverse range of industries. Widely recognized for providing engineering, testing, prototype, and manufacturing services to the transportation industry, Roush also provides significant support to the aerospace, defense and theme park industries. With over 4,000 employees in facilities throughout the United States, Europe, Asia, and South America, our unique combination of creativity and tenacity activates big ideas on a global stage. We want motivated, ambitious people who put the needs of our customers first, bring creativity to their work and will do whatever it takes to achieve success. If you share our passion for providing innovative solutions to complex challenges, we want you on our team.We currently have an opportunity for an experienced Cost Estimator to support our metal fabrication shop. The Cost Estimator position will be responsible for pricing laser cut, formed, fabricated components and welded assemblies. An ideal Cost Estimator must be able to demonstrate the ability to estimate design, machining, tooling, fixtures, and manufacturing hours, as well as, material costs in a should-cost environment. This position is located at our Livonia, MI facility.Responsibilities:ulliUtilize customer-provided data (blueprints, CAD, Excel, etc.) to provide initial quotes for new business/liliProvide revisions to initial quotes and all program changes as required/liliDevelop and maintain organized electronic files throughout product development life cycle as a Cost Estimator/liliDevelop initial order of operations and bill of material construction/liliCoordinate with quality, engineering, purchasing and all other Roush teams as required to ensure accurate cost and process information/liliRepresent the cost estimating team in support of cross-functional teams/liliProvide cost variance and gap analysis of current and quoted jobs as required/liliParticipate and promote cost reduction efforts/liliAll other duties as assigned by management team/li/ulQualifications:ulliHigh school diploma or equivalent/li/ululliMinimum 10 years of industry experience in metal fabrication industry/li/ululliMinimum 5 years of experience in developing cost estimates (quoting)/liliStrong experience with piece price cost estimating/li/ululliStrong print reading skills and a basic understanding of GDT/liliDemonstrate an understanding of estimating time for certified welding requirements/liliExperience working with ERP/MRP systems (PeopleSoft highly desirable)/liliStrong computer skills and knowledge of computer software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)/liliExcellent written and verbal communication skills/liliHighly organized with strong time management skills/liliMust be able to thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment, be a self-starter with a sense of urgency and personal responsibility to support the flow of operations/li/ul