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Company: American Equipment HR LLC
Location: Salt Lake City
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Job description- Estimator

American Equipment Holdings is an organization of leading overhead crane and hoist distributors and field service providers, including American Equipment, Allied Crane, Eastern Crane & Hoist, Facilities Engineering, Kistler Crane & Hoist, Pacific Crane & Hoist, and Washington Crane & Hoist. The consolidated entity is one of the largest independently owned overhead crane and hoist solutions providers in the country, serving over 4,000 customers nationwide. Together, American Equipment Holdings companies provide comprehensive solutions for everything related to customers' overhead crane and hoist needs, including OSHA mandated inspections, preventative maintenance and repair field services, parts, engineering, ISO certified fabrication, new and replacement equipment, automated systems, system modernizations and training.

Position Summary:
The Manufacturing Estimator will gather and analyze project data to estimate and allocate costs for custom manufactured crane and material handling products.

- Meets and collaborates with Sales, Project Managers, and other staff to understand the crane being developed
- Analysis of requirement documents, specifications, blueprints and project plans
- Draft material and cost estimate for crane projects based on data analysis and research
- Prepares reports forecasting production scenarios; makes recommendations based on findings
- Identifies the pricing structure required for products to sell at profit
- Prepare cost analysis using bid data
- Performs other related duties as assigned

Required Skills/Abilities
- Industrial experience required
- Project-specific estimating experience required
- Ability to read and interpret technical documents
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Extensive knowledge of cost accounting principles
- Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
- Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software
- CAD experience helpful
- Overhead crane experience required

- Bachelor's degree in related field

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

This is a full-time position; typical work hours and days are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.

American Equipment Holdings represents the industry's leading manufacturers such as Detroit Hoist, Columbus McKinnon, ACCO, R&M, Demag, Gorbel, Spanco, IMS, Harrington, Conductix, Magnetek & PE, among others and customers rely on its design, engineering, fabrication and installation capabilities to meet their unique application needs. American Equipment Holdings serves local, regional and national customers across a variety of end markets, including light & heavy industrial, automotive, mining, public utilities, military, aerospace & defense and energy, among others. For more information, visit
Proof of right to lawfully work in the United States required.

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


Keywords: American Equipment HR LLC, Salt Lake City , Estimator, Professions , Salt Lake City, Utah

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