Affiliations

Certifications and Affiliations

As active members in the electrical construction industry, Custom Electric Ltd.’s team members maintain membership with the following industry affiliations and possess the following certifications:

Gold Seal Certification

Gold Seal Certification

Gold Seal Certification from the Canadian Construction Association -- is the highest standard of excellence in construction management, hol

ding professionals accountable to meet strict standards of industry knowledge, experience, education and training. Custom Electric Ltd.’s team members are encouraged to attain this certification and currently we employ many Gold Seal Interns, Foreman, Project Managers and Estimators. Confirm estimating does have gold seal.Alberta Master Electrician Certification (ME): is a person who demonstrates an advanced level of knowledge and skill in the field.         

Professional Electrical Contractor (PEC)

Professional Electrical Contractor (PEC)

PEC exceeds the Master Electrician designation and is recognized as the highest qualification in the electrical contracting industry. Custom Electric Ltd. requires all of our project management team to strive towards this certification upon completion of their Master’s program.

ContractorCheck

ContractorCheck

Custom Electric Ltd. has been a member of the ContractorCheck program since 2012. This national third-party health and safety accreditation program ensures Health & Safety policies and procedures, training, and insurance compliance are maintained by contractors. More and more property management companies are using ContractorCheck to ensure the companies they employ meet all health and safety accreditations required to perform the work.

Canadian Solar Industries Association (CanSIA)

Canadian Solar Industries Association (CanSIA)

Custom Electric Ltd. is an active CanSIA member. CanSIA works on behalf of its members to facilitate and promote the responsible and sustainable growth of solar energy across Canada. Our team includes Certified Solar PV Designers and Installers.

Solar Energy Society of Alberta (SESA)

Solar Energy Society of Alberta (SESA)

SESA is a non-profit, educational organization which serves as a resource for government, educational institutions and the public at large, advancing awareness, understanding and use of solar energy and other renewable and conservation technologies. Custom Electric Ltd. is a member of SESA with project managers and technicians certified in Solar PV design and installation.

Electrical Contractors Association of Alberta (ECAA)

Electrical Contractors Association of Alberta (ECAA)

Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Custom Electric Ltd. is a member of the ECAA. Since 1962, the ECAA has represented electrical contractors, providing services such as industry boards, labour negotiations, industry seminars, management skills and conventions. Members draw on their resources and knowledge when working on difficult issues with general contractors or industry authorities.

Calgary Construction Association (CCA)

Calgary Construction Association (CCA)

The CCA is designed to be a one stop resource for all construction related information. This organization promotes excellence in construction through honourable practice in the conduct of business. Custom Electric Ltd. is proud to be a member of the CCA.

Certificate of Recognition (COR)

Certificate of Recognition (COR)

Custom Electric Ltd. has maintained our COR certificate since 1997. This certificate is awarded to employers who develop health and safety programs that meet established Occupational Health and Safety standards.

Full Time - Jr. Purchaser

Custom Electric is a full service electrical contracting company, with over 250 employees; we’re looking for a full time Jr. Purchaser.  This position will work directly under, including reporting to the Purchasing Manager. The role will focus on fulfilling orders, maintenance of excel cost sheets and processing supplier invoices. This is a full time position with our company offering a complete health and benefits package.

Key Responsibilities; assisting Purchase Manager in the following,

  • Material acquisition, procurement and tracking of documentation for receiving material
  • Knowledge of required quantity, budgetary constraints and cost codes
  • Maintaining database of vendor and supplier contacts, preferred/competitive pricing options including any contract changes
    • Create and maintain relationships with clients, vendors and suppliers
    • To maintain an up-to-date database of materials and accurate pricing

Skills and/or qualifications we are looking for;

  •         Excellent verbal and written skills, strong attention to detail and organizational abilities
  •         Being able to work quickly whereas maintaining a high level of productivity throughout the day
  •         Analytical expertise including the ability to set priorities while meet tight deadlines
  •         Understanding of the construction/trades industry is required
  •         Well defined conflict resolution and people management skills would be an essential
  •         Represent the company in a professional and ethical manner in addition to maintain relationships with teammates
  •         Knowledge of software programs used for purchasing and experience in Sage would be an asset
  •         Strong computer skills in MS Office applications including excellent proficiency level in excel
  •         Completion of post-secondary program would be considered an asset

Salary range; $50,000 - $55,000

To be considered for this opportunity, we invite you to replying to this ad. Please include a cover letter and your resume in your application. Thank you to all interested applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Use the Submit Resume form on the main Careers Page to apply.