From supplies, furniture and equipment to innovative library design services and software, our customers turn to Demco for essential solutions to create imaginative environments that are full of possibilities! In our mission to support the library and school communities, Demco manufactures over 5,000 print and converted products generating over $20M in sales. Join our DeForest, WI manufacturing team and marvel in cutting-edge printing and converting methods including automation and robotics.
As the Cost Estimator with our Manufacturing team, your primary work objectives include:
Providing production estimates for manufactured products
Converting those estimates into bills-of-material
Preparing estimates and planning production requirements for all potential jobs using input such as production time, raw material needs, equipment and labor expenses
Evaluating a product’s cost effectiveness or profitability and make recommendation for ways to improves those factors
Assisting in product development / management in the custom manufacturing of our our fun and exciting products
The ideal candidate will have 5 years of experience working in a multi-disciplined manufacturing environment using computerized estimating systems. A strong understanding of manufacturing (print & converting) capabilities and demonstrated mathematical skills are crucial for being successful in this role. Ideal candidates will come with a customer service mindset and will own their need for attention to detail and accuracy. Successful candidates have the ability to work with abstract designs and create a rough plan for a job to be produced. Multi-tasking skills required alongside excellent communication skills and ability to work well within a diverse team are necessary.
Demco is headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin and our Manufacturing facility is located in DeForest, Wisconsin. Our work atmosphere is collaborative, inclusive and embraces the growth mindset. We pride ourselves on providing exceptional services and solutions for our customers while having fun. Our work is driven by coworkers who are customer-focused and have a true interest in addressing customer satisfaction, and our leaders are passionate about coworker engagement and take a personal investment in developing the talent of our teams.