Quoting/Cost Estimator

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Bulldog Factory Service
Madison Heights, MI, United States

Phone: 248-541-3500
Web Site: www.santannatool.com

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Quoting/Cost Estimator


Madison Heights, MI 

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Job Description:

Summary: We are looking for an experienced Cost Estimator that has knowledge of quoting entire body in white tooling systems. Experience working with a tier one automotive supplier.

Pay: $80,000-$120,000

Essential Functions:

  • Quote systems based on supplied process from engineering.
  • Prepare cycle time analysis, conceptual drawings, sequence of operations, and technical descriptions of machine stations and major system components.
  • Set estimated margins on all jobs
  • Estimates costs of new equipment or capital investment necessary for production.
  • Work with project management to negotiate changes and costs on projects, negotiates these changes with customers; when required.
  • Review sketches, engineering data or other RFQ information so as to determine the items to be quoted.
  • Work in a team-based environment and be able to interact professionally with all employees and customers.
  • Willingness to assist within other areas of the company in regards to component quoting and line processing.
  • Other functions as assigned by management


  • Minimum four (4) years’ progressive experience in cost estimating
  • Minimum two (2) years’ experience within relevant industry (automotive)
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes and ability to interpret engineering layouts and data.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to analyze financial data to estimate costs.
  • Experience in Processing
  • Experience quoting entire BIW tooling assembly systems preferred.