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Electrical equipment failures account for millions of dollars in damage and lost business revenue every year. Why? The failure to implement a preventative maintenance program.

As electrical infrastructure ages, more problems occur and begin to steamroll. It’s critical to update infrastructure rather than apply ineffective patches time and time again.

Prevent close to 70% of electrical equipment failures.

Simply performing routine maintenance can prevent about two-thirds of electrical equipment failures. Components and systems that don’t undergo scheduled preventative maintenance are 3X more likely to fail.

Preventative maintenance is much more cost effective than repair costs, plus they can be done on your schedule, rather than in a crisis situation during your busy season.  Custom Electric’s service department is specifically designed to accommodate clients of all sizes and industries, including those in the residential and commercial sectors.

We have 15 full time service technicians who operate fully stocked service vehicles along with an experienced Service Manager, Service Coordinator, and Estimator. This gives our team the flexibility needed to be able to quickly respond to any service call.

Bucket truck needs

Hire Custom Electric to service your bucket truck needs. Our highly trained electricians can perform the following jobs:

  1. Install and remove overhead services

  2. Lighting retrofit

  3. LED lighting upgrades

  4. Overhead services

  5. Install standard pole lights

Electrical Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations

Custom Electric specializes in the installation of Electrical Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations for commercial properties. As the adoption of hybrid and electrical vehicle increases, so does the need to have EV Charging Stations available to tenants. Up to speed with the latest advances in electrical solutions and best practices, our service team advises, designs and installs EV Charging Stations for your property.

Custom Electric can provide regular preventative maintenance at any time, but we recommend yearly electrical equipment maintenance. Some components may need more frequent maintenance to ensure that they continue to operate reliably.

Our Philosophy

All the projects we undertake are unique, but how we work remains consistent — a safe working environment and highest quality workmanship with a focus on minimizing cost and reducing construction duration.

Contact us today

Feel free to reach out to your Calgary Electrical experts, if you have any questions about any residential, commercial and industrial electrical services.

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.