This position will assist the Electrical team in their day to day activities
o Searching for and tendering Electrical Underground Distribution Installation construction projects.
o Acquiring vendor and sub-contractor quotes.
o Acquiring bonds as required.
o Read and understand Engineering Construction Drawings and Specifications
o Understand all OH&S Safety Regulations and Requirements and adhere to them
o Visit sites that are being tendered.
o Submit accurately completed tenders on time.
o Tender projects in the residential, commercial and municipal settings.
o Assist in ordering materials.
o Bidding Jobs
o Sourcing material
o Interpreting project requirements
o Ensuring bids are submitted on time and complete
o Preparing a plan and procedures with field foreman for all projects
o Preparing tool list
o Utilizing material from inventory
o Purchasing material requirement
o Review manpower efficiency
o Ensuring plan is being carried out efficiently
o Providing support to field foreman throughout projects
o Ensuring and communicating with field foreman that project is on schedule and in budget
o Weekly visits to site
o Customer site meetings
o Ensure quality standards are met
o Liaising with customer as required as project progresses
o Identifying project additions/changes and communicating to field supervisor
o Ensuring projects are completed to spec
o Hiring and termination of all commercial personnel.
o Determining training needs with field foreman and ensuring that they are met
o Communicating with field foreman & Human Resources on all HR matters
o Carrying out performance appraisals for Field Foreman
o Ensuring overall safety is adhered to
o Provide Accounting with invoicing information & progress claims
o Provide Head Office with inventory material for job costing
o 1-2 year minimum experience as a Junior Project Manager or Estimator in the Electrical Underground Distribution Installation Industry
o Understand construction permit requirements
o Proficient with computers (word, excel, outlook, etc.)
o Bid2Win Estimating computer software program experience is an asset
o Must be self-motivated, organized and able to meet deadlines
o Ability to handle and deal effectively with stress
o Clean Valid Driver’s License