Tube Forming Systems Estimator

Are you innovative and driven? Are you ready to be a part of a team that trusts its employees to make critical decisions? Overton Industries is the place for you!

For over 50 years, the Overton Industries family has been building relationships and projects that last. We’re pioneers in the design and build of tools, dies, and tube forming machines, serving a variety of industries, from automotive to aerospace. We build quality products and seek quality people who are dedicated to doing their best and making the world better. Currently seeking an Estimator to join our family! 

This person is responsible for the estimation of custom tooling and machines within the Overton ERP software. This is done by gathering proposals, blueprints, customer specifications, and any other related documentation to prepare a proposal or estimate.

  • Identify labor, material, and associated costs by studying past jobs or reviewing proposals, blueprints, specifications, or other related documents.
  • Create estimates within Overton’s ERP software, JobBOSS.
  • Act as a resource to project management during the award / start-up phase to clarify any issues regarding what was considered in the estimate including materials and methods.
  • Review budget and project profitability on a regular basis to inform future estimating decisions.
  • Provide input on continuous improvement efforts that may improve quote win rates.
  • Establish and maintain working relationships with vendors and subcontractors.
  • Manage some outside vendors and the process of outsourcing.
  • This position may also create routers/travelers for processing through the shop.
The expertise you’ll need to succeed:
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience in a manufacturing, engineering, or business field.
  • 5+ years of estimating experience in manufacturing, preferably machining. Time spent in a machining role may be considered a bonus.
  • Excellent organization and time management skills with an ability to prioritize tasks and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Strong team management skills with an ability to motivate cross-functional teams to achieve project objectives.
  • Proactive mindset with a results-oriented approach, constantly seeking opportunities for process improvement and optimization.
Overton Industries offers comprehensive benefits:
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401(K) Matching Plan
  • Education Reimbursement
  • PTO & Holidays

Job Type: Full-Time

Ability to commute/relocate: Franklin, IN 46131 – Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work is required.

Overton Industries is an equal opportunity employer.