Cost Estimator-Detroit

  • Location
    Troy, Michigan
  • Category
    Supply Chain & Logistics
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  • Job Type
    Contract/Temp to Hire

Cost Estimator 

Ajilon is seeking a Cost Estimator for a contract-to-hire position that is available Right Now in Detroit, Michigan.  If you have at least four years’ employment industry experience within manufacturing, then you may be the perfect candidate for this tremendous opportunity!  If you seek a career that provides leadership mentoring at all levels, true team collaboration, and a work/like balance then please continue reading. 


  • Prepares cost estimates by gathering proposals, blueprints, specifications and related documents
  • Identifies labor, material and time requirements by studying proposals
  • Computes costs by analyzing labor, material and time requirements
  • Maintains cost data base by entering and backing up data
  • Resolves discrepanci8es by collecting information and analyzing it with the help of the Senior Estimator
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related tasks as needed
  • Ensure timely completion of estimates
  • Develop costing and timing for quotation to customers
  • Help monitor and identify part, material and supply shortages, document and communicate as appropriate regarding production activities


  • Minimum 2+ yearsestimating experience within a manufacturing environment REQUIRED
  • Visual Shop and Microsoft Excel
  • High School Diploma/Vocational
  • Ability to read blueprints
  • Understanding of Plating processes
  • Good math skill
  • MS Word and Excel skills
  • Quality and Safety conscious


  • $50-65k
  • Contract-to-Hire
  • Hours: 7:00am-4:30pm

Are you interested in this Cost Estimator position in Detroit, Michigan?  Then click “apply” below! You can also e-mail:

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