B/E Aerospace, Inc. Engr Cost in Everett, Washington
B/E Aerospace is the world’s leading manufacturer of aircraft cabin interior products. B/E Aerospace designs, develops, and manufactures a broad range of products for both commercial aircraft and business jets. For more information, visit the B/E Aerospace website at www.beaerospace.com
B/E Aerospace-Flight Structures, Inc. which is part of Flight Structures & Integration is a world leading aircraft interiors integrator offering airlines and OEM’s Engineering Services, Standard and Bespoke Monuments Designs & Manufacturing, and Certification Services through FAA-ODA designation.
As a leader in the aerospace industry, we are growing rapidly and have a number of exciting positions available right now, including a Cost Engineer in our Flight Structures & Integration business located in Everett, WA.
- Job Summary*
Reporting to the Business Operations Manager, the Cost Engineer applies extensive knowledge of estimating processes to develop detailed and parametric cost estimates from Customer RFPs, engineering drawings, engineering work statement configuration memos and high-level statement of work. This position supports marketing proposals, customer change requests and other costing projects such as working with engineering to help find ways to reduce product costs.
Provides comprehensive, detailed cost estimates (material cost, manufacturing labor hours, operations non-recurring costs/tooling costs and all related assumptions) for commercial aircraft interiors. This position will require special emphasis on bidding interior monument programs such as closets, lavatories, partitions, stowage’s and other interior products.
Help generate Customer proposals by interpreting RFPs, generating product features, working with engineering to create product renderings and defining detailed levels of product offerings. This position requires the ability to develop assumptions to help define work scope when RFPs are limited in detailed information.
Analyze LOPAs to identify areas where monuments are generally placed, identify dimensions and other features related to the various product relationships within the aircraft cabin.
Researches, analyzes and interprets historical data to support estimates and cost models.
Works closely with engineering to define and interpret statement of work and associated impacts to the operations department.
Works closely with manufacturing to understand manufacturing processes, material usages and labor requirements.
Researches detailed bill of materials to understand major cost drivers and analyze ways to reduce BOM costs.
Develops and maintains estimating tools, data and cost estimating models.
Assists cross-functional teams to track performance of cost estimates in order to refine future cost estimating relationships/models.
Serves as a consultant to upper management by presenting results of cost estimates and making recommendations for marketing proposals.
Assists engineering and operations by recommending design for cost methodologies and ease of manufacturability.
Performs other related duties as required.
Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from four-year College or University; and a minimum of three (3) years of related experience.
Cost estimation experience in a Manufacturing environment.
Able to read Engineering Drawings and create and analyze Bill of Materials.
EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.