Houle Electric Limited
  • 04-Nov-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 with good customer service skills to join our Service Team in Burnaby.

The Service Project Manager/Estimator performs a wide range of duties including estimating smaller jobs and repairs, managing service work order and project process flow including scheduling, invoice closeout and customer satisfaction follow up.

This position works closely with the Electrical Service Manager and in conjunction with the Regional Manager.


  • Identify potential business opportunities
  • Maintain good relationship with suppliers, consultants, general contractors and end users
  • Manage project financial performance
  • Estimate project costs, and submit tenders
  • Purchase materials and equipment
  • Work with the Service Manager, Coordinators, and Service Electricians to develop service work and small project scheduling.
  • Ensures the required paperwork is completed so the work order or project is billed out and Houle is paid.

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
  • FSR B/ or A would be an asset.

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 "Project Manager/Estimator, Service". Opportunity will remain open until filled.

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