Estimator Fountain Plating Company, Inc. 492 Prospect Avenue West Springfield, MA 01089 About the Position: Fountain Plating Company, Inc. (FPC) is seeking a highly motivated Estimator to join our team at our West Springfield, MA facility. This is a great career opportunity to work at a company recognized as the leader in the metal finishing industry. We offer a work environment that rewards commitment, talent, and drives for excellence.
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for the processing of customer requests for quotation (RFQ) in a timely manner
Communicate with customers and other departments to help in the preparation of the RFQ
Able to locate and understand relevant Quality Department documentation in the FPC computer system
Understand and follow FPC procedures on correctly filling out checklists and notification of Supervisor / Group Leader for all other paperwork related problems
Able to utilize Microsoft Office Programs (WORD, EXCEL, POWERPOINT) and Adobe Acrobat Program to help in the preparation of the RFQ
Able to utilize Fountain Plating Company's proprietary software to help in the preparation of the RFQ
Competently process paperwork with little or no supervision.
Maintain a clean, safe work environment.
Desired Skills & Experience:
Ability to read, understand, interpret and analyze blueprints
Solve practical problems
Utilize Microsoft Office
Work with multiple departments to establish processing requirements
2+ years of experience in manufacturing background
2+ years of experience in plating industry preferred
High school diploma or equivalent
This hourly paid position is during the hours of 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Additional hours may be required
Upon offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to successfully pass the following pre-employment requirements: criminal history (CORI) background check.
About Fountain Plating Company (FPC):
Founded in 1944, Fountain Plating Company is one of the largest custom and production plating companies in the Northeast. FPC provides services to many customers in the electronic, aircraft and aerospace industries. Additionally, our expansive facility was designed to include one of the finest metallurgical and chemical laboratories in the area. It allows FPC even greater latitude in its continuing program of Research and Development of new products in the electrochemical field. FPC continues to focus on client needs, growth and longevity; and a commitment to process improvement and quality.
Why Work at FPC?
Great people and a great place to work!
Stable, family-owned company that cares about its employees
We offer a great work environment and benefits including:
Paid sick, Paid Time Off (PTO) and Holidays
Comprehensive Medical & Dental Insurance
Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance
401(k) Plan with Company Match
Employee Referral Bonus Program
Attendance Incentive Program
Fountain Plating Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer
Indeed Hire is partnering with Fountain Plating to hire an Estimator in West Springfield, MA.
Job Type: Full-time
Estimator: 2 years (Required)
plating industry: 2 years (Preferred)
manufacturing background: 2 years (Required)
High school or equivalent (Required)
West Springfield, MA: Between 31 and 40 miles (Required)