Estimating Supervisor

Chief Fabrication Engineering Grand Island, Nebraska


Description

Chief Fabrication is seeking an Estimating Supervisor to join the Chief team. This position estimates the cost of material, tooling, and labor for customer bid specifications. Contacts customer personnel as necessary to clarify bid specifications, create prints or modify customer prints as necessary.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Estimates the cost of material, labor and tooling for customer designed bid specifications.
  • Verify machine tooling exists for necessary production operations and designs or sources new tooling when required.
  • Enter proposal information in computer system; assign parts to work centers based on operations to be performed and assigns labor elements.
  • May design or recommend design modifications of parts where information is incomplete or requested by customers.
  • Lead, develop, direct and oversee estimating staff.

Qualifications and Skill Requirements:

Requires knowledge of costing and manufacturing methods generally gained through an Associate’s Degree in Manufacturing Technology and 1-3 years of experience or the equivalent.

The Company:

Putting the needs of customers first has taken Chief Industries, Inc. from a small construction company in 1954, to a highly diverse company with a reputation for manufacturing quality products and offering unparalleled customer service. Through its many divisions and subsidiaries, Chief Industries employs over 1,400 skilled and dedicated employees who produce a wide variety of products, many of which are used around the world.

A division of Chief Industries, Chief Fabrication is one of the leading midwest providers of custom steel fabrication and powder coating, equipped to make any component. Chief Fabrication is one of the largest operations of its kind between Chicago and Denver, offering such steel fabrication services as stamping, welding, CNC punching, and CNC forming to manufacturers throughout the Midwest. It also offers one of the most state-of-the-art powder coating facilities in the United States.

Our Benefits:

This full-time position is eligible for full company benefits, including

  • Paid vacation/PTO
  • 401(k) retirement plan plus company match
  • Company-paid life insurance
  • Company-paid short-term disability benefits
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Financial wellness coaching
  • Employee assistance program
  • Paid holidays (8)
  • Employee discounts
  • Education assistances
  • And much more.

**Chief Industries Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. We are committed to the basis of equal employment opportunity for all and to providing employees and applicants with a work atmosphere free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions are based on professional demand, job requirements and qualifications, without regard to color, race, family status, religion or belief, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the settings in which work is being completed. Chief Industries Inc. will not tolerate any discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Chief Industries Inc. encourages all to apply for any available jobs. If you need additional assistance with the application process, please call 308-389-7200.**