Houle Electric Limited
  • 08-Oct-2019 (PST)
  • Burnaby, BC, CAN
  • Full Time

About Houle Electric:

Houle Electric is BC's most trusted name in electrical contracting. Founded in 1944, Houle prides itself on a tradition of excellence for our industrial, commercial and institutional customers. In addition to electrical contracting, we are renowned for our project management & design skills across all of our divisions including Security, Data Networks, Automated Controls and Electrical Preventative Maintenance. We also provide service calls to businesses and home owners, including 24-hour emergency service. 

About the position:

Currently, we are seeking an experienced, energetic and driven Project Manager/Estimator to join our Construction group in Burnaby.

The Project Manager/Estimator performs a wide range of duties. They are responsible for the original estimate to win the job. Once the job has been won they are responsible for project planning, staffing, implementing, billing, controlling and evaluating each project.

Responsibilities/Duties:

  • Identify potential business opportunities
  • Maintain good relationship with suppliers, consultants, general contractors and end users
  • Review contracts for onerous clauses and conditions
  • Manage project financial performance
  • Estimate project costs, and submit tenders
  • Estimate changes
  • Purchase materials and equipment
  • Work with the foreman and superintendent as a team to review the project documents and discuss labour requirements and staffing
  • Develop project schedules
  • Manage the project and be present on project sites on a regular basis
  • Complete the required paperwork to ensure that the job is billed out and Houle is paid
  • Review reports labour status reports, job status reports etc to ensure accuracy and make adjustments where necessary
  • Arrange for project manuals to be completed
  • Ensure that all deficiencies are dealt with
  • Ensure that as-built drawings are completed and sent to the owner
  • Review the project at completion with the foreman and superintendent to discuss successes and challenges

Experience and Skills:

  • Any one of the follow: Electrical trade certificate, Electrical Engineering degree or Electrical Technologist diploma/certificate
  • 2-3 years' experience in Electrical Project Management and/or Estimating
  • Previous experience with estimating programs, specifically Accubid (Accubid Pro and Change Order) an asset
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Good organizational skills
  • Good computer skills including MS Office

You have a 'can do' natural right attitude and are always willing to learn.  You are a bright, ambitious, honest, and straight forward professional. Your personable nature will fit well within the friendly working environment.

The salary for this position will be commensurate with experience.  Houle Electric offers an exciting, enjoyable work environment, competitive benefits package and many company sponsored events.

To apply, please visit https://www.houle.ca/current-career-opportunities/ and click on the listing for "Electrical Project Manager/Estimator". Opportunity will remain open until filled.

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