Estimating and Planning Engineer

23 June 20222022-06-23
£27,000 - £33,000 Per Annum
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Estimating and Planning Engineer


£30,000 - £35,000 Per Annum

Our client, a leader in Precision Engineering are looking for an Estimating and Planning Engineer to join their growing team in Gloucester!

Estimating and Planning Engineer Role and Responsibilities:

  • Provide estimates on new enquiries
  • Liaise with customers to discuss enquiries
  • Follow up on quotations to ensure order conversion
  • Write technical Manufacturing Instructions(Method)
  • Allocate set and run times to Method
  • Advise purchasing department of tooling required
  • Estimate run times by making the necessary calculations based on material and cutting data
  • Make Method amendments when necessary
  • Have experience in all types of machining techniques ranging from manual to CNC machining
  • Contact customers with any drawing queries
  • Use MRP system on a daily basis
  • Work alongside the Managing Director

Estimating and Planning Engineer Skills, Knowledge and Qualifications:

  • Time served advanced apprentice in machining (ONC / HNC / HND)
  • Working within Sub-con machine shop
  • 5 years milling and turning experience
  • Problem solving and innovation
  • Hands on approach
  • Willingness to help the team to achieve good efficiencies
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills with all levels of the business (both internally and externally).
  • Ability to work unsupervised and part of a team
  • Work proactively
  • Extensive experience in manufacturing
  • Good knowledge of MRP systems
  • Familiar with ISO9001 and/or AS9100

Estimating and Planning Engineer Benefits:

  • 33 days holiday including bank holidays
  • Early finish on Fridays
  • Easy access from M5

Jackie Kerr Recruitment is an independent agency that has been established for 24 years.
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