Allegheny Bradford Corporation

Estimating personnel are responsible for the design analysis, estimation of labor, sub-contracting and material costs of products as well as engineering support to customers and other company departments.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Independently analyze and interpret various forms of internal technical information as well as customer supplied data to prepare detailed costs for proposals. Calculate dimensions based on project specified requirements.

Utilize engineering calculations to determine proper material as required per applicable design codes. Obtain project specific material and sub-contracting estimates. Prepare cost estimates based on customer’s design requirements including materials, sub-contracting and manufacturing labor for proposals.

Complete specification review and identify required exceptions or special requirements and determine cost impacts or special requirements. Provide technical description and data to Sales for customer proposals. Assist Sales Coordinators in completing Job Instructions, notes and exceptions and other associated documents. Develop and/or revise detailed material, labor and sub-contracting breakdown structure in production travelers utilized by Purchasing and Manufacturing. Work closely with all departments to ensure that the production travelers convey the correct information and are error free. Compare manufacturing drawings to cost estimate to ensure design will meet estimated budget for project. Review manufacturing drawings and bill of materials for completeness and accuracy. Provides technical direction and resolution to other departments when design issues arise.


Requires Bachelor’s degree from four-year College or Associate’s Degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school and six months to one year of related experience and / or training or equivalent combination of education and experience. Background in manufacturing, engineering or estimating is preferred. Designing software experience helpful but not required. Regular use of desktop computer including Microsoft Office software with strong Excel experience required.

Work Site Location: 
Lewis Run, PA
Job Status: 
Shift Type: 
Full time
Contact Person: 
Tim Roff

11 Lincoln Drive

Lewis Run, PA 16738

Application Instructions: 

 At a minimum submit an up-to-date resume that shows your experience and education.

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