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Cost Estimator

Finance and management Ontario , Ontario , Canada Permanent Full-time Bachelor's Degree More than 5 years

Job Description

Working as part of a worldwide Estimating Team, reporting to the Global Landing Gear Integration (LGI) Estimating Manager, you will be required to make estimates and give visibility to the Integrated Program Team (IPT). On your scope, you will also be responsible to update/build new tools & collect knowledge and data about specific processes or products; you will be liaising with both internal and external customers. You will also be expected to participate in cost reduction initiatives.

The successful candidate will be someone who is curious, willing to interact & motivated to improve their knowledge and who is proactive & flexible to meet customer demands.
Travelling will be required for this position.

• Establish estimates for landing gear and landing gear systems to tight deadlines.
• Be the Estimating representative at IPT & update the 5 years cost forecast.
• Update our databases, with the help of manufacturing engineering and purchasing, and build or calibrate our tools and calculators.
• Assist the design office make cost effective decisions.
• Provide estimates for modifications to existing Landing Gears to the IPT Lead.
• Participate in cost reduction activities.
• Provide target costs to the purchasing dept.
• Using and programming our estimating software (Facton)
• Work with closely with the sites in France, UK, China and Mexico.

Job Requirements

• Masters degree or 5 year experience of NC machines and manufacturing processes.
• Manufacturing, Mechanical or Design Engineering knowledge.
• Bilingual in both English and French
• Superior Computer skills in Excel, Access, VBA
* Excellent written and communication skills.
Feeling hesitant because you don't meet all of the job requirements? Don't be! Safran Landing Systems (SafranLS) is committed to creating an inclusive, diverse and equitable team and encourages all applicants to apply. If you love a challenge and want to work in an exciting, high-tech environment, we want to hear from you.
We see diversity as a means to leverage creativity, collective performance and innovation. We welcome applications from individuals regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. SafranLS is committed to a positive, supportive, and inclusive environment with continual learning opportunities and a focus on well-being in the workplace.
SafranLS offers accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process and will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to SafranLS in advance.
At SafranLS, a passion for Aerospace can mean a limitless career, land your next position with us!
While we thank all applicants, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.
The above statements reflect the general items considered necessary to describe principal functions of the position and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the position. Other duties may be assigned as per management instruction. All applicants must meet the following requirements:Minimum age of 18 years. Canadian Controlled Goods Regulations (CGR), U.S. International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and Canadian government security clearances and applicable contractual obligations.Safran Landing Systems Canada Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. SafranLS TOR is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Accessibility and Accommodation Policy. SafranLS TOR will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to SafranLS TOR in advance.

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Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aviation (propulsion, equipment and interiors), defense and space markets. Its core purpose is to contribute to a safer, more sustainable world, where air transport is more environmentally friendly, comfortable and accessible. Safran has a global presence, with 76,800 employees and sales of 15,3 billion euros in 2021 and holds, alone or in partnership, world or regional leadership positions in its core markets. Safran undertakes research and development programs to maintain the environmental priorities of its R&T and innovation roadmap.

Safran was ranked as the world's third best employer in its sector by Forbes magazine in 2021.

Safran Landing Systems is the world leader in aircraft landing and braking systems. The company has partnerships with 20 airframers in civil, regional, commercial and military transport, and supports 27,000 aircraft.

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