Planning & Estimating Engineer Ref# AF-916384

  • South West, Christchurch, UK
  • £34000 - £38000 per annum, Benefits: Half day Fridays, on site parking, generous pension scheme
  • Permanent
  • AF-916384

Planning / Estimating Engineer

We are currently working with a well-respected and growing worldwide supplier of Aerospace and Defence components who are currently on the lookout for an experienced Planning / Estimating Engineer to join their team.

The company have been around and successfully delivered for several decades and offer a large range of offering including machining, welding, fabrication, assembly, NDT, Inspection and Painting. The Planning / Estimating Engineer will be mainly responsible for producing accurate quotes on worked supplied to the business from their customers.

Key responsibilities as Planning / Estimating Engineer:

  • Producing accurate and timely quotes on new business queries from customers
  • Research and document latest market information on materials, parts, service supply costs and availability
  • Create route cards to produce the agreed products / components
  • Liaise with all departments on progression of parts through the workshop
  • Liaise with the customer on all aspects of quality, cost and delivery

Experience required as Planning / Estimating Engineer:

  • Precision engineering qualification desirable
  • Previous experience working within a similar position or with similar responsibilities
  • Knowledge of working within the Aerospace / Defence industries
  • Ability to comfortable read technical drawings
  • Excellent level of communication skills
  • Keen eye for details

Benefits for the Planning / Estimating Engineer:

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Training as required.
  • Free onsite parking.
  • 39-hour week with half day working on Fridays
  • Opportunities to grow and progress within the business.
  • Competitive salary
  • 195 hours holiday per year + 8 Bank holidays
  • Holidays managed by the whole hour.

This is a full time permanent position for the successful Planning / Estimating Engineer. For more information simply apply now or call Alison on 07483 025038 or e-mail for more information.

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