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Estimator for Timsons Engineering
PACKAGE: £25,000, contributory pension (4% employee, 8% Client), free life assurance, sick pay and 25 days holiday + statutory Bank Holidays
We are proud to be an integral part of Timsons Engineering (www.timsonsengineering.com) growth plans over the coming years. For over 80 years they have been continually providing sub-contract engineering services for the manufacture of close tolerance components, from raw material, castings, fabrications and forgings for use in precision assemblies is their specialty. Small components are manufactured using a variety of vertical machining centres, horizontal and vertical lathes. Large components are manufactured using our twin pallet horizontal borer and other large milling and turning machine tools. Timsons Engineering offer a "one stop shop" for all your casting and machining needs.
Due to their "can do attitude" they have gained a deserved reputation for the quality of their service and their most important component, the staff.
Due to continued growth they now require a Technical Estimator to cost the services of their machine shop and foundry. If you are looking for a long-term career with a stable and expanding company then read on.
Following a period of concerted inward investment they are now searching for an experienced engineer to work "off the tools" in the office. Predominantly the role will be acting as a Technical Estimator interpreting Clients engineering drawings and requirements. With £30M of equipment this is no ordinary "jobbing shop", they boast some machines unique in the UK giving them the capacity to manufacture both large and small close tolerance components. You will be tasked with taking Client proposal information and drawings - then working through to finished estimate taking into account material costs, man-hours, purchased goods, freight & service costs, engineering and project management costs, etc.
The right candidate will possess the following skill set:
* Strong engineering background.
* Knowledge of mechanical engineering drawings
* Desire to be a Technical Estimator in mechanical engineering environment
* Manufacturing experience
* Be a personable team player
ALTERNATIVE JOB TITLES: Technical Estimator Engineering Services, Internal Executive - Component Manufacture, Estimator - Machine Shop Services, Internal Product Executive - Close Tolerance Components, Estimating Executive - Castings
This role is Based in their Kettering based HQ. So it is easily commutable from:
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