Calculates pricing estimates for customers covering all types of printing/project requests, including but not limited to, screen printing and digital imaging, by analyzing drawings, specifications, proposals and other documents needed to complete an accurate price estimate.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
This position has no supervisory responsibilities.
To perform this job successfully, the Associate must be able to perform each duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations, at the discretion of the President, may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these functions.
Education and/or Experience
High School Degree or equivalent, plus
Ability in English to read, analyze and interpret basic business documents and specifications relating to printing work, labor and materials. Ability to effectively present information to small customer groups and interact effectively with Management. Ability to write effective business letters.
Ability to understand and use algebraic and basic math, in order to apply discounts, interest. commissions, percentages and ratios. Have an understanding of geometry to interpret space, shape and size dimensions. An estimating math test will be given during application process.
Must be computer literate with one to four years of experience using computers in a business environment (ERP Systems). Must know and have basic experience using Microsoft Excel and Word. Knowledge of pricing or accounting software is a major benefit.
Ability to apply common sense, define problems, interpret data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions. Ability to understand the full possible consequences and implications of company sale decisions. Must be able to deal with abstract & concrete variables.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to walk, hear, and to lift/carry objects of up to 15 pounds. The employee is also required to have average dexterity to use arms, hands and fingers to handle, feel and reach. Specific vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, depth perception, color vision and ability to adjust focus.
While performing the duties of this job, this person spends time at the Company office and print shop. While in the office, the associate may be exposed to moving mechanical parts, hazardous office chemicals (i.e. copier toner, etc.) and the risk of electrical shock from office equipment and related items. This Associate may also be in the printing and finishing shops with the possible exposure of moving mechanical parts, electrical shock, dust particles, hazardous chemicals, unstable material placement and other common hazards found at a Print Shop. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet, except moderately loud when in the Print Shop.