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Job Summary

This position reports to the Sales Manager, and requires direct contact with co-workers, subordinates, and peers. This position is responsible for working with potential and existing customers to develop engineering designs, prepare estimates and quotations, and manage the projects from start to finish on time and within budget.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

The following list provides examples of the most typical duties for this position. These duties may not include all the work that may be assigned.

  • Work with representatives and customers to prepare estimates and quotations and follow up on leads to secure orders. Develop customer relationships necessary to drive and increase sales. Set up orders consistent with customer purchase requirements.
  • Develop strong relationships with key suppliers necessary to secure competitive pricing on material and outside processing.
  • Prepare job budgets and estimates; monitor and evaluate job performance throughout the project life cycle. Provide explanations of deviations in actual performance to projected performance for each job under management.
  • Review and manage critical documents related to sales orders including complex purchase orders with varying terms and conditions. Work to minimize potential liabilities for the company by performing due diligence on the review of contract documentation, engineering drawings, and all other related communications with customers and their projects. Ensure that all engineering and order documentation is complete, accurate, and that all systems are updated to match the order requirements.
  • Work with project schedules to ensure all lead times are met and deliverables are completed to meet critical customer shipment schedules.
  • Negotiate favorable terms with customers and suppliers consistent with company requirements.
  • Work with Engineering to ensure technical drawings are complete and submitted to customers within the time frames established. Ensure that approved drawings are released to production on time.
  • Work with Operations to resolve engineering and/or manufacturing questions that arise for projects under management; escalate issues to the appropriate level of management for prompt resolution.
  • Develop and implement cost control techniques to minimize unnecessary costs.
  • Conduct research to obtain data on labor costs, materials and production times.
  • Work with customers to develop their design requirements for future projects.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and ability required.

  • Solid decision making skills and ability to exercise good judgement.
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.
  • Prioritize and plan work activities efficiently to meet deadlines; work on multiple tasks and projects simultaneously.
  • Ability to deal with change, delays, or unexpected events.
  • Ability to work in a team environment with multiple departments and diverse personalities.
  • Detail oriented with excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft word, excel and other Microsoft Office programs along with other software such as E2, Fabsuite, AutoCAD and Adobe.

Additional Responsibilities / Conditions

You must have a keen eye for detail and a proven ability to communicate effectively and professionally. Provide assistance to all levels of management in an accurate and timely fashion. You must have the ability to work independently on assigned tasks, as well as accept direction on given assignments. You need to consistently meet and exceed expectations and be able to handle critical and positive feedback professionally.

Working Conditions

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Working conditions are normal for an office environment, lighting; office or open cubicle. Noise level in the work environment is low to moderate.
  • Some site visits are re quired, must have all approved personal protective equipment and meet customers safety requirements.
  • Site visits can and will be outdoors as well as indoors. The customers operations maybe in process at the time of visits. These visits can require walking on soft and/or uneven ground, exposure to elements and dust, moving equipment and other hazards that you need to be aware of and proactive in protecting yourself and those in potentially dangerous environments.
  • May require occasional overtime, weekend and/or evening work.
  • Must be able to sustain posture in a seated position for prolonged periods of time.
  • Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, and other business equipment.
  • May occasionally require planning or scheduling meetings, presentations, or travel arrangements.

Job Summary

This position reports to the shop foreman or his assignee, and requires direct contact with co-workers, subordinates, and peers. The industrial blaster is responsible for removing adhering scale, sand, paint, grease, tar, rust, and dirt, and to impart specified finish. Uses abrasive-blasting equipment. Shovels or pours abrasives such as grit or shot of specified grade into a machine hopper. This job is a multi-skilled position and requires a keen eye for detail and physical dexterity.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

The following list provides examples of the most typical duties for this position. These duties may not include all the work that may be assigned.

  • Monitors blasting equipment for jams, malfunctions, breakdowns, or stoppages.
  • Regulate controls on equipment for manual or automatic operations of cycle length, sequence, and timing of various operations.
  • Operate lifting and moving devises to move materials and equipment to access areas to be painted.
  • Rack work pieces on skids, inspect, mark, and transfer finished products to staging / shipping areas.
  • Responsible for cleanliness of blast building, equipment, and replacement of screens and filters.
  • Maintain records of inventory of supplies on hand.
  • Assists other personnel as may be required to aid them in the completion of their work activities & duties.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • General knowledge of industrial blasting techniques, processes, and procedures.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and ability required.

  • Acute attention to detail and ability to exercise good judgement.
  • Operate material handling equipment.
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.
  • Prioritize and plan work activities efficiently to meet deadlines; work on multiple tasks and projects simultaneously.
  • Ability to deal with change, delays, or unexpected events.
  • Ability to work in a team environment with multiple departments and diverse personalities.
  • Reliable and safety conscious at all times.

Additional Responsibilities / Conditions

You must have a keen eye for detail and a proven ability to communicate effectively and professionally. You will provide assistance to all levels of staff in an accurate and timely fashion. You must have the ability to work independently on assigned tasks, as well as accept direction on given assignments. You need to consistently meet and exceed expectations, and be able to handle critical and positive feedback professionally.

Working Conditions

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Work outdoors in all weather conditions; Noise level in the work environment is moderate to loud.
  • May require occasional weekend and/or evening work.
  • Significant lifting, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling; frequent stooping, kneeling, and crouching.
  • Perform duties while using PPE.
  • Overtime may be required to meet project deadlines.
  • Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate equipment.
  • Must be able to lift 25 pounds

Job Summary

This position reports to the shop foreman or his assignee, and requires direct contact with co-workers, subordinates, and peers.  The fitter / welder is responsible for using hand-welding or flame cutting equipment to weld or join metal components or to fill holes, indentions, or seams of fabricated metal products.  This job is a multi-skilled position and requires a keen eye for detail, strong math skills, and ability to read and interpret fabrication drawings or sketches.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

The following list provides examples of the most typical duties for this position.  These duties may not include all the work that may be assigned.

  • Read, analyze, and comprehend fabrication drawings and sketch designs.
  • Set-up, calibrate, maintain, and repair welding equipment as required.
  • Operate lifting and moving devises to move materials and equipment to access areas for production.
  • Mark reference points on floors, benches, or face blocks and transpose them to work pieces utilizing measuring devices, squares, chalk, and soapstone.
  • Align and fit parts according to drawing specifications, using jacks, turnbuckles, wedges, drift pins, pry bars, and hammers.
  • Rack work pieces on skids, inspect, mark, and transfer finished products to staging / shipping areas.
  • Responsible for cleanliness of immediate work area, and equipment. 
  • Maintain activity log records of production and verifies quantity and completeness of job order.
  • Tracks inventory of supplies required to accomplish daily tasks.
  • Assists other personnel as may be required to aid them in the completion of their work activities & duties.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • General knowledge of machine operator duties, policies, processes, and procedures.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and ability required.

  • Acute attention to detail and ability to exercise good judgement.
  • Operate material handling equipment.
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.
  • Prioritize and plan work activities efficiently to meet deadlines; work on multiple tasks and projects simultaneously.
  • Ability to deal with change, delays, or unexpected events.
  • Ability to work in a team environment with multiple departments and diverse personalities.
  • Reliable and safety conscious at all times.

Additional Responsibilities / Conditions

You must have a keen eye for detail and a proven ability to communicate effectively and professionally.  You will provide assistance to all levels of staff in an accurate and timely fashion. You must have the ability to work independently on assigned tasks, as well as accept direction on given assignments.  You need to consistently meet and exceed expectations, and be able to handle critical and positive feedback professionally.

Working Conditions

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Work inside manufacturing facility; Noise level in the work environment is moderate to loud.
  • May require occasional weekend and/or evening work.
  • Significant lifting, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling; frequent stooping, kneeling, and crouching.
  • Perform duties while using PPE.
  • Overtime may be required to meet project deadlines.
  • Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate equipment.
  • Must be able to lift 25 pounds.

Benefits Include:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Critical Illness Insurance
  • Accident Insurance
  • 401K
American Welding Society
Missouri Limestone Producers
Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry