Cost Estimator- Roll Forming

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00020379
Date Posted:Apr 15
Category:2 - Engineering & Manufacturing
Metro Area:

Our Client in Monroe is looking for an Engineering Change Cost Estimator for a 6-month contract to hire


Responsible for determining piece cost and tooling cost for Engineering Change quotations to customers


Must have Roll Forming Experience-

We are looking for someone that has experience quoting roll forming parts, being able to look at a blueprint and prepare a quote or selling price cost for our customer etc. in order to get new business.

  • Work with appropriate Launch Team to determine the actual change and effect on price; i.e., processes and blank sizes
  • Send request to die shops and special machine sources for quotation, as needed
  • Send request to Purchasing for steel, purchased parts and finishes, as needed
  • Send request to the Packaging Team for packaging cost information, as needed
  • Send request to the Advanced Assembly Engineer for assembly cost formation, as needed
  • Evaluate and input all data in the computer-based quote program (QLM)
  • Also input manpower, standard burden rates to determine tooling and piece cost
  • Initiate, recommend or provide solutions through designated channels
  • Submit and review the quotation with the Corporate Manufacturing Engineering Manager
  • Attend quote reviews with management, as needed
  • Identify cost savings potentials and profitability improvement opportunities
  • Perform other essential functions, as assigned


  • Four-year degree Engineering or technical field preferred ,but not required
  • QStrat, QLM Software experience preferred
  • Minimum three years' experience preferred with an automotive supplier
  • Experience in tool and die is preferred
  • Employee should be willing to remain current on latest processes in the industry
  • Not a Requirement, but if you are looking to eventually move up into a management role there is a potential growth opportunity.

Computer literate, including proficiency in Microsoft Office
Possess excellent math skills

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to apply to this job and email your resume in Word format to

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