We are Hiring - Packaging Estimator

30 August 2021 

Packaging Estimator 

We continue to grow and are looking for a Packaging Estimator to join our Brisbane based team.  This role is suited to someone that enjoys taking customer requirements and turning them into unique and functional packaging solutions.  We promote and strive to increase our Australian based manufacturing operations.  The ideal candidate will have previous experience in packaging & printing and will need to be organized, motivated, detail-oriented and driven. 

This is a full time role. 

Responsibilities 

  • Generate customer quotes – work out detailed costs including tooling, material, labour etc 

  • Review and evaluate cost  

  • Meet with Customers to discuss their requirements 

  • Ensure timely completion of quotes 

  • Build and maintain relationships with suppliers 

  • Design products with assembly in mind  

  • Negotiate material costs and services with suppliers  

  • Work with our design/print and manufacturing teams to ensure deadlines are met 

  • Be able to prioritise work and effectively communicate with customers and suppliers 

  • Good computer skills, ArtiosCad (or similar), Excel, Word 

  • Graphic design experience desirable (illustrator) 

Requirements 

  • Good knowledge of cardboard packaging including printing  

  • Strong understanding of manufacturing processes  

  • Good maths skills including understanding of margins and markups  

  • Able to multi-task and meet strict deadlines 

  • Attention to detail  

To apply please send your CV through to tlyon@packagingplace.com.au