CNC Estimator

Posted a week ago by Response Personnel Ltd

Fareham, Hampshire
£33,000 - £40,000/annum

We are recruiting for a CNC Estimator for an expanding and ambitious client based in the Portsmouth area. This sub-machining company are looking for an experienced CNC machinist with the desire to quote and interact with customers. Our client wants a passionate, target driven individual who strives for improvement.

Key Responsibilities include:

Pro-actively managing the order book and qualifying new leads on the telephone.

Preparing accurate detailed quotes.

Reviewing customers drawings and models and offering machining advice.

Communicate and collaborate with the Estimation & Account Management team to ensure the best results for the company.

Challenge current ways of working to make improvements.

Raise issues to be discussed at the weekly departmental meeting.

Candidate Profile

Self-starter and a team player with the desire to work in a progressive company.

10 years plus skilled programming and setting CNC machining and engineering background.

Comprehensive knowledge and ability to interpret engineering drawings and geometric tolerances.

Ideally have an estimating / job costing background but we will consider skilled CNC Machinists with a good machining methodology background who have the desire to move into a customer facing estimator role.

An enquiring mind and interest in offering machining manufacturing design advice. Working with customers to understand the fit, form and function of component applications and advise on manufacturing engineering drawings.

Personable with good people skills to develop and maintain effective working relationships with work colleagues, suppliers, and customers

Familiar with an ISO9001:2015 quality environment.

Computer literate with Microsoft Office applications. Experience with ERP/MRP software packages would be of benefit but not essential.

Working Hours and Salary

Monday to Thursday - 7.30am to 5.00pm, Friday 7.30am to 12.30pm (41-hour week)

25 Days holiday plus 8 bank holidays

Salary from £33K (negotiable).

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