Company Details

Ship Repair Estimator

Job ID

: 22341


: Chesapeake, VA, USA


: Not Specified

Job Views

: 76


: 07-31-2019

Key Skills

Must be well-versed in cost proposals and cost analysis

Job Description

Experienced Ship Repair Estimator needed. Great opportunity to join our team as we expand from Florida to Virginia. If you enjoy working in a "small business" environment while servicing "big business" clients, we have a great opening with plenty of room for advancement.

We are an expert "can do" team in need of an estimator with a minimum of 5 years experience bidding on Outside Machinist, Hydraulics and Rigging projects. You will need to have a detailed knowledge of the ship repair bid process.

**Please note, other industry estimator skills are not transferable for this role**

As an established mobile ship repair company we perform turn-key work packages and specialize in subcontracting support to prime contractors.

If this sounds interesting - read on...

  • Candidates must be able to review a Statement of Work (SOW).
  • Must have the ability to read/interpret ships drawings
  • The Ship Repair Estimator will need to perform ship checks, monitor turn around times of work, source any materials or subcontractors needed & monitor competition.
  • Must have strong PC skills specifically MS Office applications such as Excel and Word and Outlook.
  • Must have knowledge of industry practices, techniques, and standards.

Skills required

  • 5 years experience with 3 years in a shipyard environment estimating to Outside Machinist Trade is preferred.
  • Must be well-versed in cost proposals and cost analysis.

Other things to consider before applying

  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision
  • Must be willing to set and commit to deadlines for maximum productivity
  • Candidates should have a genuine interest in this job and their own career growth

Preferred Education

  • Graduate of shipyard apprenticeship trade programs, technical school or possesses an AA degree in a relevant subject.

To apply please submit a current resume.

Kemplon Engineering is a Veteran Friendly Company participating in the V3 program [Virginia Values Veterans]

Job Type: Full-time

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