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Who We Are

For over 45 years, Custom Electric Ltd. has provided full-service electrical contracting services to commercial, industrial, service and residential clients throughout Western Canada. Entirely employee owned and operated, every member of our team provides top quality workmanship and outstanding customer service, as each has a stake in our company’s ongoing success.

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Working Relationships

Our management approach partners with your team to create a collaborative, non-confrontational atmosphere where great ideas to control costs or shorten timelines thrive. Open communication drastically speeds up the decision-making process, allowing our team to quickly respond to any challenges we encounter.

More than your electrical system, we want your entire project to be successful. Custom Electric Ltd. partners with you to finish your project safely within budget and on schedule.

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Our Services

Custom Electric Ltd. is a full service electrical contractor, with over 45 years of experience providing commercial, industrial and residential electrical services including new construction, renovations, energy efficient retrofits, preventative maintenance, emergency service and more to our clients throughout Western Canada.

Although every project is different, our underlying philosophy remains the same: Ensure a safe working environment for everyone, provide the highest quality workmanship and minimize costs and construction duration.

Commercial

Commercial

Residential

Residential

Industrial

Industrial

Service

Service

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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.