Position Summary

Metalworking Solutions is currently seeking a professional, self-directed, and enthusiastic candidate for a Customer Service, Quoting & Estimating Representative. Ideal candidates will be able to provide quick response concerning estimates, orders, production updates, and resolution of customer issues. Position requires solid computer skills and the ability to navigate Microsoft Office Products such as Excel and Word efficiently. The ability to read blueprints/shop drawings is critical to this individual’s success.

Metalworking Solutions, LLC

Metalworking Solutions, LLC a metal fabrication company in Chattanooga, TN has created an entirely new business model for providing outsourced sheet metal components and assemblies to OEM’s operating within virtually any industry. We assist manufacturing companies in the development and production of structural steel and precision sheet metal components; improving final assembly performance through superior part quality, best in class lead time, and on-time delivery.

 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Generate new and repeat sales by providing product and technical information in a timely manner.
  • Accurately determine pricing by interpreting customer prints and utilizing quoting tools (i.e. Excel spreadsheets and shop software).
  • Gather pricing for outsourced material, metal finishing requirements, etc., providing accurate pricing to customer.
  • Present price, credit, and terms in accordance with standard procedures.
  • Effectively communicate customer/job requirements to the engineering and production team.
  • Obtain accurate information from the operations team relating to lead times and expected shipment dates.
  • Monitor scheduled shipment dates to ensure timely delivery and proactively communicate any anticipated delays from original date to customer.

Required Skills / Experience

The candidate must demonstrate and/or be familiar with the following:

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • Problem solving
  • Dealing with Complexity
  • Detail oriented
  • Informing Others
  • Selling to Customer needs
  • Sheet metal and/ or Structural steel fabrication experience
  • Hardware Specifications
  • Manufacturing Methods and Procedures
  • Manufacturing Quality, Product Development
  • Technical Presentation Experience and Skill
  • CAD (preferred)

Education and/or Experience:

High school diploma or GED.  Experience in Fabrication

Language Skills:

Ability to read and interpret blueprints, documents, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.  Ability to read and use micrometers, calipers, height gages and other gages as situations dictate.  Ability to complete quality documents.

Mathematical Skills:

Being capable to read blueprints, Ability to add, subtracts, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ration, and percent and convert from or to metric dimensions.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.  Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work Environment:

Office environment with the requirement to go into the plant from time to time. While in the plant, ear and eye protection are required. You occasionally may be exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, some exposure to non-hazardous fumes or airborne particles.  The noise level is usually moderate. Eye protection is required in the form of a welding helmet or safety glasses as situations dictate.

Compensation

Financial compensation will be commensurate with applicable experience. Metalworking Solutions provides a competitive benefit package including medical, dental, vision and life insurance choices, and the ability to participate in a 401k-retirement plan.

Application Procedures

Applicants are to apply at the bottom of this post or

Email your resume to:

Aaron Hale
ahale@metalworkingsolutions.com

Employment Eligibility Verification

The successful applicant must show proof of citizenship or provide documentation indicating they are legally eligible to work in the United States. The provisions of this bulletin do not constitute an expressed or implied contract and may be modified or revoked without notice.

 

Metalworking Solutions, LLC is an equal opportunity employer.