Costing Engineer
2022-06-20 - 2022-06-30
Engineering & Technical
Gauteng, JHB - Eastern Suburbs
R 18500 Monthly
Join a small and dynamic team of technical specialists in the processing equipment field. With a full order book and a busy schedule, this dynamic and high pressure environment offers personal growth as everyone jumps in and gets busy.
B-Eng/B-Tech Mechanical Engineering
Experience: 1 – 2 years
Metallurgical Process Equipment
Experience in Thickening, Filtration and Separation Equipment will be advantageous  
Microsoft word, excel, PowerPoint and AutoCAD experience preferred.
Must be willing to travel

Develop understanding of company’s existing costing methods, models, tools, and software to prepare accurate cost estimates
Develop and maintain costing data base
Develop and implement automated costing models
Familiarity with fabrication processes required for manufacture of the company’s
Knowledge of market related rates for manufacture and installation of steelwork, plate
work, pipe work, mechanical components required for the company’s products
Knowledge of fixed, time and value related Preliminary and General Items required for
installation estimates of the company’s products
Ensure cost estimates are delivered to proposals to meet submission deadlines.
Support enquiry handling, tender planning, and preparation
Prepare RFQ’s to sub-contractors and supplier complete with scope of work and relevant specifications and codes of practice
Expedite quotations from suppliers
Liaise with technical and contracts departments for component masses, manufacturing rates and delivery schedules
Assist with completing of returnable schedules required for tenders
Attend proposals related site inspections if required
Assistance/support with order hand over to contracts department
Report deviations/conflicts between costing, contracts, and drawings
Analyse variances between estimated and actual cost estimates and update costing methods and models as required
For more information please contact:
Diane Gotthardt