Jun 14, 2019


  • Fountain Plating
  • West Springfield, MA 01089

Job Overview

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

Required education:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

Work Schedule:

  • This hourly paid position is during the hours of 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Additional hours may be required

Pre-employment Requirements:

  • 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

Employee Benefits:

  • 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
  • Life Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan with Company Match
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • 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)

Job distance:

  • West Springfield, MA: Between 31 and 40 miles (Required)

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