Cost Estimator for Specialty Foundry Equipment

Vulcan Engineering Co., an established Manufacturer and Integrator of Foundry Equipment and Systems including Foundry Processing Equipment, Robotics, and Grinding equipment for the Foundry Industry located in Northern Shelby County is seeking an Estimator to interact with Sales, Project Management and Design Engineers to develop cost estimates. The correct individual must have a desire to understand how things work mechanically and control-wise and use this knowledge during the development of estimates. Good communication skills are a must as the successful individual will be interacting with Sales Engineers, Project Managers, Design Engineers, Vendors and Company Management.

This position requires a minimum of 2 years of estimating experience in a design, manufacture and installation environment and also a minimum of a 2-year technical degree. Must have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office with an emphasis on Excel along with basic knowledge of AutoCAD with the ability to read, interpret and prepare takeoffs of both concept and historical mechanical drawings.

Please provide a brief summary about yourself (or cover letter) along with your resume, salary history, and salary requirements via email to or fax to (205) 663-1493. Please be sure to title the subject field as “Cost Estimator