Estimator (Machinist) – East Rand

  • Permanent
  • Ref #381690RB
  • Posted 1 week ago
  • Germiston, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Engineering - Factory, Manufacturing/Production
Employer Description

Our client is an OEM that manufactures Safety Critical Equipment (steel components) for the Mining Industry.

Job Description

Reporting to the GM, You will be responsible for:

  • Receiving, reading and understanding drawings from customers
  • Quote the client on the time and costs required according to the drawings
  • Costing & sourcing of materials required to manufacture components
  • Asses repair jobs, and be able to quote on the repairs thereof
  • Understand the mechanical components to manufacture products for clients.
  • Work out estimated costs for labour, materials and machining time and capabilities on order to manufacture products
  • Knowledge of the following machines: CNC machines, Conventional Machines and Turning Machines
  • Determine work processes for profit
  • Will be dealing directly with clients


  • Must be a Red Seal qualified Machinist/Turner or a Toolmaker


  • 8 years of manufacturing experience in machining
  • Must come from the steel components manufacturing industry
  • Knowledge of process flows

Salary / Package

R30K CTC per month