Ametek Controls Southeast

Project Estimator

Pineville, NC

AMETEK is a global leader in electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of $4.0B. We have approximately 15,000 colleagues at over 120 manufacturing locations with 100 sales and service locations in more than 30 other countries. AMETEK has a track record of exceptional financial and market success, and our vision is to double the size and profitability of the company within the next five years. 

Project Estimator | Location

The Project Estimator works with Management to establish quote strategy, generates costing/pricing, leads department management review, evaluates commercial terms/ conditions, and writes quote documents primarily for CapEx (>$500K) and other complex quotes. Also, assists with completion of strategic engineering initiatives.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Clarify client needs regarding scope of work, project schedule, and project specifications after RFQ is received (primarily for CapEx projects)
  • Obtain quotes from suppliers and subcontractors for material costing
  • Complete pricing of CapEx projects for CSI products/services
  • Work with management to formulate offer strategy on CapEx projects
  • Generate client proposal document on CapEx projects
  • Organize and lead departmental reviews on CapEx projects 
  • Act as team leader for Estimators and Sr. Estimators.  Holds bi-weekly status meetings with team members.  Delegates work to team members to ensure even workload
  • Assist Estimating Manager with completion of strategic initiatives
  • Review and formulate deviation responses to client terms and conditions for LPD/CapEx projects

Experience & Background

  • Mechanical Engineering Degree preferred
  • 2+ years of experience in industrial/manufacturing applications preferred. 
  • Ability to create well-written, grammatically correct documents
  • Effective communications skills to ensure good dialogue internally and with clients
  • Comfortable while speaking with clients about technical concepts
  • Ability to complete calculations such as area, circumference, unit conversions, and simple financial calculations such as gross margin
  • Must be able to formulate effective strategy which allows for winning projects, achieving acceptable profitability, and ensuring successful downstream project execution
  • Microsoft Office with Excel knowledge
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, constantly changing environment
  • Ability to properly prioritize tasks and work under pressure
  • Ability to adapt to different personality styles 
Ametek Controls Southeast

Marshall Hooper

Human Resources Manager
use your email instead