Lucas Industries a PCM INNOVATION COMPANY, is a growing manufacturing enterprise specializing in precision aerospace tooling seeking an Estimator who is self-driven, motivated, and reliable. The ideal candidate is capable of completing complex estimates on time, and with a high degree of accuracy.

The Estimator position requires a self-motivated person with an exceptional working relationship with project leads, sales, manufacturing and customers and will report directly to the Executive Director.


  • Create detailed cost estimates by analyzing proposals, specifications, drawings and requirements to determine the scope of work.
  • Review requirements for critical schedule and sequences, non-standard work conditions, cost impacts, material and equipment data, safety and compliance requirements, risk management and special requirements.
  • Identify customer needs and develop effective solutions while working effectively in a team environment.


  • 2 years estimating experience is preferred; however, willing to train the right individual
  • Strong mechanical aptitude is a must
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office to include Word and Excel
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD and SolidWorks and Catia is a plus
  • Must be results oriented and drive continuous improvement
  • Complete attention to detail for accurate completion of quotes
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously in a fast paced deadline oriented environment
  • Ability to evaluate, analyze and recommend solutions
  • Understand general machine shop procedures and the types of tooling required for specific applications


  • Highly organized
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Critical thinking
  • Mathematical reasoning
  • Personal Ownership
  • Complex Problem Solving
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Attention to Detail
  • Ability to multi-task

Education and Experience

  • High School, GED or Vocational School required, college degree preferred
  • 3 - 5 years production manufacturing experience is recommended
  • Ability to read and work from blueprints in 2D and 3D
  • Proficient mathematical skills with the ability to interpret geometric dimensions and tolerances (GD&T)

This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the on-going needs of the organization.

Lucas Industries a PCM INNOVATION COMPANY is a precision manufacturer with over 35 years’ experience in the Aerospace/Military industries. We offer competitive wages, 100% paid health insurance, 401K, paid holidays and vacation time.

If you are interested in possible employment opportunities at LUCAS INDUSTRIES a PCM INNOVATION COMPANY, we encourage qualified applicants to apply in person, fax, mail or fill out our employment application and submit it to the email below.