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Job: Estimator (Sales Team), Anderson Dahlen, Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul A, MN

General Information


Job title:
Estimator (Sales Team)
Job location:
Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul A, MN  55303 United States
Requisition code:
Date posted:
02/19/2021
Job type:
Full-Time
Compensation:
Job Category:
Estimator

Job Description



Anderson Dahlen


For 75 years, Anderson Dahlen has provided world-class metal fabrication and equipment integration services to leading companies in a wide variety of industries:

Food Processing

Industrial

Pharmaceutical

Vacuum (Applied Vacuum Division)


Contract manufacturing for OEMs, engineering support and design-build capability for custom projects. From components to fully integrated equipment, our uniquely effective Project Management process helps us continuously shape bright ideas into brilliant results. ISO 9001:2015 certified; ASME, AWS and PED compliant.


Anderson Dahlen is proud to have become part of the Gray family of companies in September 2020. Gray Inc. is a family-owned, fully integrated service provider specializing in engineering, design, construction, and smart manufacturing. This acquisition provides Gray new capabilities for stainless-steel manufacturing of key critical equipment for the Food and Beverage industry. It also expands Anderson Dahlen's resources to serve customers in the Food, Pharmaceutical, Industrial, and Vacuum Technology markets.


PRIMARY OBJECTIVE OF POSITION:

The primary objective is to develop accurate cost estimates for the parts, assemblies or equipment requested by customers. This requires developing an accurate bill of materials and routing, which involves coordination and review with applications engineering and manufacturing resources to confirm appropriate manufacturing steps and times. Then a formal quote can be created, reviewed for approval, and forwarded to the customer per our sales process. Which typically involves an outside salesperson who will handle most direct communications with the customer(s).

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Requirements:

MAJOR AREAS FOR ACCOUNTABILITY:

  • Prepare quotations for customers in a timely manner.
  • Develop multi-level bills of material and routings.
  • Simultaneously manage multiple quotations requests from customers.
  • Analyze drawings, specifications, proposals, and other documents to facilitate bidding.
  • Review data to determine material and labor requirement for projects.
  • Work with vendors and subcontractors to get pricing.
  • Coordinate lead-times with Salespeople, Project Managers, and Production Control.
  • Interact with customers to discuss questions on quotations.
  • Review completed projects analyzing labor and material actual costs verses estimated costs to refine future proposals.
  • Other duties as assigned.


QUALIFICATIONS FOR ENTRY:

  • Minimum 2-year associates degree.
  • 2 years of sheet metal / machine shop estimating experience.
  • Prefer vacuum technology or mechanical engineering background.
  • Requires estimating experience for stainless steel components and vessels.
  • ERP estimating software experience (Made2Manage preferred).
  • Solid-Works CAD Software experience a plus.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Knowledgeable in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to handle multiple simultaneous tasks and deadlines.
  • Pass pre-hire physical and drug test
  • Must be US person or PRC holder due to access to products and technology controlled under the ITAR .


BENEFITS:

  • Bonus Program
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • 401K with Match
  • Profit Sharing Program
  • Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Optional Short-Term Disability
  • Employer paid Life Insurance
  • Continuing Education Benefits

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.


At this time, Anderson Dahlen requests no solicitation from staffing or placement agencies regarding this position.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.



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