Elbit Systems of America Material Estimator in Fort Worth, Texas

The Material Estimator will develop material estimates to be used in proposal efforts for existing production programs as well as new business ventures.

  • Prepare costed Bills of Material (BOMs) for use in proposal efforts.

  • Prepare and submit Requests for Quotes (RFQs), soliciting subcontractors and suppliers for proposals.

  • Evaluate subcontractor and supplier proposals for compliance to the RFQ requirements.

  • Incorporate compliant subcontractor and supplier proposals into material estimates.

  • Organize all essential material cost backup data as required by government regulation or customer request.

  • Support pre and post award audits by government auditors.

  • Perform material data sweeps for certification purposes in compliance with government regulations.

  • Support fact-finding efforts for government and prime contract customers.

  • Pull technical drawings/data packages from configuration management system and provide to suppliers when required.

  • Identify and work to mitigate items with obsolescence issues.

  • Work with material planning to perform material lead time analysis.

  • Communicate with program office and engineering community to establish estimates for development programs.


Bachelor Degree Required or 5-10 years experience may substitute

Experience Required:

Functional (Using Skill Set) - 1-3 years

Industry - 1-3 years

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Required (Unique and Measurable):

  • FAR/DFAR – strong working knowledge.

  • Aerospace, Military or similar industry.

  • Demonstrate electronic/mechanical knowledge.

  • Requires technical knowledge of:

  • Products

  • Military specifications

  • Federal acquisition regulations.

Requisition #: 2018-5928

Priority: High


External Company Name: Elbit Systems

External Company URL: http://elbitsystems.com/