Kaysun Corporation, located in Manitowoc, Wisconsin, designs and manufactures complex, tight tolerance plastic injection molded products and assemblies for the industrial, commercial, automotive, and medical markets. For over 60 years, Kaysun has built an industry leading reputation of successfully meeting the toughest manufacturing challenges in diverse markets across the globe.

We have an opportunity for an Estimator to prepare time, cost, and labor estimates for tooling and molding projects by analyzing blueprints, specifications, proposals, and other documentation.

Job Requirements/Working Conditions:

  • Associate degree in mechanical engineering, accounting, or related field required; in lieu of degree, must have a minimum of five years of estimating in tooling/injection molding, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Strong understanding of manufacturing processes required.
  • Mechanically-inclined a plus.
  • Must have a strong understanding of dimensions, part geometry, and working with numbers, including excellent Excel skills.
  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills required. Must have the ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and group situations to customers, vendors, and employees of the organization.
  • Strong computer proficiency in Solidworks or other 3D CAD/engineering software and in Microsoft Office (Word/Excel/Outlook/PowerPoint) required. Experience utilizing ERP systems preferred.
 

A Workplace With Integrity

  • Your voice is heard
  • Your ideas are welcomed
  • Your mind is challenged
  • You enjoy great benefits
  • You share our core values: optimism, innovation, and teamwork
  • You care that your employer follows green initiatives and has a culture of responsibility to the environment and community
  • Kaysun Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Females, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply

EMPLOYEES (THIS COULD BE YOU!) ARE OUR GREATEST ASSET

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We offer a flexible and empowering work environment.

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We support and encourage lifelong learning and professional development.

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We embrace continuous improvement at all levels of the organization.

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We have fun and celebrate success!

Primary Responsibilities

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  • Reviews data to determine material and labor requirements.
  • Researches material data and pricing.
  • Computes cost factors and prepares estimates used for management purposes such as planning, organizing, and scheduling work; preparing bids; selecting vendors or subcontractors; and determining cost effectiveness.
  • Conducts special studies to develop and establish standard hour and related cost data or effect cost reductions.
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  • Consults with clients, vendors, or other individuals to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues.
  • Interfaces with other individuals in the organization to obtain support and commitment to the cost estimates.
  • Provides improvement recommendations to cost estimating procedures to reduce future discrepancies between estimated and actual costs.
  • Identifies cost trends to assist management in cost reduction and process improvement efforts.
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  • Prepare ROI reports and customer cost break-down forms using Excel.
  • Represent the company with customers and vendors in a professional manner.
  • Supports the Lean Manufacturing initiatives of the company.
  • Follows and supports all established safety policies and procedures.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Benefits

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  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Flex Spending
  • HSA (health savings account)
  • Personal Time
  • Vacation Time
  • Quarterly Profit-Sharing Bonus Program
  • 401k Savings Plan (with match)
  • Education Reimbursement

Other Benefits

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EMPLOYEE WELLNESS

  • Gym Membership Reimbursement (75%)
  • On-site Fitness Center with free yoga and fitness classes led by professional instructors
  • Custom Outdoor Workout Spaces
  • Health Incentives/Health Risk Assessments
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SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

  • Employee Garden
  • Employee-led Green Team 
  • Community Involvement Opportunities

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