Cost Accountant

Status: Full-Time

  • Monday-Friday
  • Eligible for Benefits after 60+ days

Job Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • One year minimum working with accounting functions in manufacturing environment, or equivalent training are necessary.
  • College coursework in accounting and specifically cost accounting is desirable but not essential

Language Skills – Good written and verbal communication skills are essential.

Mathematical Skills – Excellent mathematical skills are essential along with a basic understanding of general accounting practices.

Mechanical Skills – Good mechanical ability is essential for understanding the normal production process and the process for producing special order items.

Certifications, Licenses, Registrations – None required.

Work Environment – Office setting with typical office equipment.  Some work in a production environment will be required occasionally.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Maintain costs for all sellable products in the ERP system, including material, labor, overhead and service costs associated with the production of products.
  • Prepare spreadsheets and various reports as requested by management related to product costs.
  • Determine the cost to produce special items ordered by our customers and determine our selling price for such items.
  • Work with management to determine pricing for periodic price changes.
  • Monitor labor and overhead costs for all plant locations.