Ship Repair Estimator 1

Job Description

The selected candidate will be required to support bids and proposals in developing man hour, material, and subcontract estimates for proposed ship repair and conversion projects. Review customer specifications, conduct onboard inspections, and initiate clarification requests when required. Apply parametric standards and historical data to determine the estimated amount of effort and costs required for repair work. Prepare pricing proposal spreadsheets and assist in the preparation of the final proposal for internal review and submittal to the customer. Interface with vendors and subcontractor, as well as customer and other program personnel in establishing work scope pricing and schedule considerations.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

The successful candidate should have a High School Diploma with a minimum of 6 years' experience in ship repair trades, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

A strong trade background and work ethic, comfortable with the math and computer skills necessary to support detailed estimating requirements.

Requires being a team player and helping out with other employees' deadlines.

Physically capable of ship inspections requiring the ability to climb, stoop, bend, in closed spaces, at high levels, and small boat transit in protected and open waters.

Preferred Skills and Education

Advanced education and ability to perform higher level mathematical calculations, formulas development, the ability to create, read, and understand engineering drawings, technical manuals, and technical instructions.
Understanding of ship construction, repair and techniques including drydocking and operations.
Ability to effectively communicate to Customers and the Company.

Ability to self start and perform independently.

About BAE Systems Platforms & Services

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. Platforms & Services designs, develops, produces, supports, maintains, modernizes and upgrades armored combat vehicles, wheeled vehicles, naval guns, surface ship combatants, commercial vessels, missile launchers, artillery systems, military ordnance, and protective wear and armor. Equal Opportunity Employer: Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression


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