Cost Accounting Analyst in Plasser American Corporation at Chesapeake, VA

Website Plasser American Corporation

This listing is about Plasser American Corporation in Chesapeake, VA
in 2022

About the job

General Scope: Compiles production or sales cost reports on unit or total basis for shop orders or repair orders. Monitors subordinates on data entry.

Position Summary:

  • Process material transactions into Cost Accounting records.
  • Open and close shop order and repair orders in cost account system.
  • Calculates individual items such as labor, material, and time costs reported to shop orders.
  • Examines records such as time and production sheets, operation charts and schedules, to obtain data for calculations.
  • Records labor records from production shops.
  • Must be fully vaccinated for the Coronavirus by December 8, 2021.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

This job has limited supervisory responsibilities.


(The knowledge, skills and attributes required for satisfactory job performance)


Two-year certificate from college or technical school; or one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Knowledge: Incumbent must have proficient knowledge in the following areas:

  • Knowledge of Cost Accounting

Skills: Incumbent must demonstrate or participate in internal/external training programs to obtain the following skills:

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents.
  • Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and drawings, and determine if correct material has been charged to appropriate job.
  • Ability to effectively present information to management.
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry..
  • Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
  • Ability to use PC or Terminal and should have knowledge of basic computer skills such as Windows, LX, Excel and Word.

Applicable Technical Competencies: Incumbent must have working knowledge and demonstrated abilities utilizing mechanical knowledge: Specific applications combined with knowledge competencies are as follows: Rating Level: 1-5 (1= minimum 5= Maximum)



Read and Interpret Drawings

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Outlook

Personal Attributes: Incumbent must maintain strict confidentiality in performing the duties of a Cost Accounting Analyst. The incumbent must also demonstrate the following personal attributes:

  • Be honest and trustworthy
  • Be respectful
  • Possess cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Be flexible
  • Demonstrate sound work ethics


% of Time

Key Accountability


Duty Statements

Analysis of data, data entry review


Duty Statements

Advising subordinates

Total 100%


The unavoidable, externally imposed conditions under which the work must be performed and which create

hardship for the incumbent including the frequency and duration of occurrence of physical demands, environmental conditions, demands on one’s senses and metal demands.

Physical Demands:

(The nature of physical effort leading to physical fatigue)

Will be required to walk around production areas to verify information collected. Requires extended periods of working at a desk and chair in office atmosphere.

Environmental Conditions:

(The nature of adverse environmental conditions affecting the incumbent)

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts. Required to dress appropriately for both office and production settings.

Sensory Demands:

(The nature of demands on the incumbent’s senses)

The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

Mental Demands:

(Conditions that may lead to mental or emotional fatigue)

There are a number of deadlines associated with this position, which may cause significant stress. The incumbent must also deal with a wide variety of people on various issues.

Company: Plasser American Corporation

Vacancy Type:  

Job Location: Chesapeake, VA

Application Deadline: N/A

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