Manufacturing / Mechanical / Minnesota

Manufacturing Engineer / Estimator Full Time

70-year-old engineering and manufacturing company has an opening for a Quoting / Manufacturing Engineer.  Direct-hire position with plenty of variety!  Company offers VERY competitive benefits!


  • Create custom manufacturing estimates/quotes for sales proposals (includes production time/labor, materials costs, etc.)
  • Research new materials and technologies
  • Interface with engineering, purchasing, and sales to establish cost-effective manufacturing processes
  • Help develop, validate, and improve production processes and manufacturing capabilities for the fabrication of parts, assemblies, and finished products
  • Setup and programming of CNC machines (lathes, mills, lasers)
  • Provide support to manufacturing in expanding in-house fabrication capabilities, including acquiring new tools and equipment
  • Recommend cost-effective materials and alternate manufacturing methods to improve efficiency and improve cost competitiveness
  • Interpret engineering/manufacturing blueprints


  • Bachelors or Associates Degree- Manufacturing Technology, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, etc.
  • 2+ years of applicable post-graduate experience
  • MUST have experience creating custom manufacturing quotes/estimates
  • Experience working with CAM systems and writing CNC programs
  • MUST have experience working in a “job shop” or custom manufacturing/CNC environment (CNC machine centers- mills, lathes, grinders, etc.)
  • Experience working with ERP systems preferred (Epicor a plus)
  • Prior experience as a Machinist/Machine Operator a big plus
  • Ability to pass a background check (criminal, schooling, employment)
  • Employment stability

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Job Overview

  • Date Posted: Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Expiration date: October 31, 2019
  • Location: Plymouth, MN
  • Job Title: Manufacturing Engineer / Estimator
  • Salary: $70-78K
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