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Fabrication Estimator

JR Automation Ogden, UT

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

As a Fabrication Specialist/Estimator you will be the machining & fabrication subject matter expert providing technical knowledge to project teams. 

What You’ll Do:

  • Assists Business Unit quoting activities by estimating fabrication and machining costs.
  • Participates in Design Review discussions associated with design for manufacturability to ensure that fabrication and manufacturing of relevant details are consistent with design, cost, and delivery targets.
  • Provides answers to technical questions related to manufacturability by applying knowledge and competencies associated with machining and fabrication. Interprets technical data, specifications, and other information to generate cost options and recommendations.
  • Interacts with Design Engineering team and contributes to Design Reviews as defined within the Engineering Scroll and other technical design activities.
  • Assists with the with the execution of customer quality requirements for fabrication and machining.
  • Communicates with Business Unit Managers and provides staff with key information associated with project builds, specifically component parts, assemblies, and fabricated details.
  • Works closely with Machining and Fabrication Buyer regarding outsourced capabilities and shares knowledge with other team members to optimize procurement activities.
  • Tracks defects and other anomalies related to build projects that are associated with machining and fabrication – and participates in Root Cause and Corrective Action (RCCA).
  • Assists with developing and setting goals for others in terms of coordinating project expectations.
  • Assists with releasing jobs for machining and fabrication, such that scheduling, and procurement are facilitated to meet build requirements – from cost to delivery date.
  • Coordinates unscheduled work between the Business Unit and the internal machine shop to ensure on-time delivery with respect to projects.
  • Proactively tracks status and progress of components associated with relevant projects at the Business Unit. Ensures communication channels are open and effective, such that project timeline risks can be mitigated.

Note:  This list of responsibilities is by no means inclusive; however, it is intended to be a guideline for activities.

What You’ll Bring:

  • High school graduate or equivalent, technical or vocational; college preferred
  • 5+ years experience with machining best practices
  • Customer service experience

Skills You’ll Have:

  • Hands-on knowledge of machining and/or fabrication
  • Written & verbal communication skills, negotiation skills
  • Machining, print / drawing interpretation, GD&T, 2-D and 3D CAD
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Products-Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook

Company Overview

Based out of Ogden, Utah, Setpoint has designed and built state-of-the-art automation systems and some of the world's most exciting amusement rides.  The culture at Setpoint is both challenging and rewarding.  Setpoint was founded by Joe Cornwell and Joe VanDenBerghe in a public library in 1992 and acquired by JR Automation in 2018. 

We value creativity, assertiveness, quick thinking and a passion for technology.  Come think, solve, and create with us!

Company Description
At JR Automation, our team of experts leverage the latest technologies, innovative thinking, and decades of experience to meet the automation needs of our customers all over the world. Founded in 1980, JR Automation now has over 2,000 employees at 23 manufacturing facilities in North America, Europe, and Asia.
Come Think, Solve & Create with Us!
We value creativity, assertiveness, quick thinking and a passion for technology. Come think, solve, and create with us!

JR Automation

Why Work Here?
Great benefits, innovative work, authentic teams & opportunities for advancement

At JR Automation, our team of experts leverage the latest technologies, innovative thinking, and decades of experience to meet the automation needs of our customers all over the world. Founded in 1980, JR Automation now has over 2,000 employees at 23 manufacturing facilities in North America, Europe, and Asia. Come Think, Solve & Create with Us! We value creativity, assertiveness, quick thinking and a passion for technology. Come think, solve, and create with us!

Address

859 W 1050 S

Ogden, UT
USA

Industry

Construction

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