Estimator/Planner - Monroe

Damar Aerosystems - 14767 172nd Dr SE, Monroe, WA 98272
Damar Aerosystems
Vacancy title
Estimator/Planner - Monroe
Damar Aerosystems - 14767 172nd Dr SE, Monroe, WA 98272
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Closing date

Who is Senior plc?

Senior plc is an international, market-leading, engineering solutions provider with 30 operating businesses in 13 countries. Senior designs, manufactures and markets high-technology components and systems for the principal original equipment producers in the worldwide aerospace, defense, and land vehicle and power & energy markets. The Group is split into two divisions, Aerospace and Flexonics, servicing five key sectors.

Our global values underpin what we do, and how we do it …

Safety – Integrity – Customer Focus – Respect & Trust – Accountability – Excellence

Who is Senior Aerospace AMT/Damar?

We are a manufacturer of structural parts for the leading original equipment manufacturers (OEM's) in the large business and regional jet markets. Our experience and capabilities span multiple segments of an aircraft, including the engine pylon, struts, wing box, wings, wheel well, and the interior. Our success is based on utilizing proprietary manufacturing techniques to manufacture high quality complex parts through cost effective production.

Given its breadth of capabilities and strong customer relationships, we have substantial content on the aviation industry's most popular aircraft.

What does the job involve?

Creates cost estimates and manufacturing plans for precision CNC machined, formed, and assembled parts, accounting for all customer requirements. Maintain ERP system with current bill of materials and manufacturing plan.

What will my responsibilities include?

  • Analyze customer orders/drawings/specifications to determine manufacturing requirements.
  • Estimate manufacturing times and tooling costs, obtain quotes for materials and outside processes, determine economical lot size.
  • Create manufacturing plans in ERP system capturing all material, production, and inspection requirements.
  • Identify non-recurring expenses related to onboarding of, or changes to, a part.
  • Maintain manufacturing plan revision control as necessary to produce parts that meet latest customer engineering and requirements.
  • Understand the needs of internal consumers of ERP data, update and maintain data to support effective use by all downstream processes.
  • Other duties as assigned.

What key skills and experience do I need?

  • Able to multi-task and work well without supervision
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and problem solving skills
  • Possess a positive attitude and be a motivated self-starter
  • Use good judgment and common sense to make numerous daily decisions
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Able to collaborate with all other departments of the company
  • Anticipates internal and external customer needs, gives high priority to customer satisfaction and service

What qualifications should I have?

  • Associates Degree or higher
  • 2 years previous experience in estimating and/or planning
  • Strong background in MS Excel, knowledge of CAD software (CATIA), Word, PowerPoint, Outlook
  • Background in machining, sheet metal, and/or complex assembly techniques
  • Highly skilled in reading blueprints and geometric dimensioning and tolerance (GD&T)

Why join Senior Aerospace AMT/Damar?

We are committed to continuous sustainable growth through superior customer satisfaction. We are dedicated to operating in an ethical, safe, and environmentally responsible manner while providing a rewarding work environment for our employees. Our mission is supported by a culture of teamwork, continuous improvement, and strategic technology investments.

Trade Compliance Statement

Access to our facility (and, therefore, employment) is restricted under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) to U.S. Persons and to Non-US Persons licensed accordingly. Applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be required to provide information to determine whether they are subject to these regulations and, if so, to assess their country of chargeability for export control purposes.