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1036_18_York_Guid_ElectricGeneral Inquiries

Guild Electric is an equal opportunity employer. Guild Electric welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

For information on employment opportunities with us, please send us your résumé and salary expectations, in confidence, by fax (416) 288-0884, or e-mail resumes@guildelectric.com.

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We have immediate openings in our Highways Division (head office location) for the following positions:

Jr Electrical Estimator

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on projects for various municipalities throughout Southern Ontario. Projects will mainly consists of Traffic Signals, Streetlighting, ATMS technology or a combination.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Read, interpret and analyze tender documents and drawings
  • Prepare accurate estimates on Transportation and utility projects including costs of materials, labour and equipment based on provided bid specifications using B2W Software
  • Communicate with General Contractors, Suppliers and Manufacturers on an ongoing basis via email and phone
  • Participate in site review, tender review, tender hand-off, and project closing, as required
  • Submit final bid or proposal to the client
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Skill Requirements & Other Assets

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent time management and organization skills
  • Thorough and detail oriented
  • Works well independently and in a team environment
  • Able to take direction from superiors and coworkers
  • Able to work on multiple projects at one time
  • Proficient user of MS Office
  • Experience with B2W Software or Accubid an asset

Education Requirements

  • Graduate of a Post-Secondary Program or Industry experience (Electrical or Civil preferred)

 

Project Coordinator

The successful candidate will work closely with the Project Manager to assist with the overall administration of multiple projects.  Duties will include assisting with scheduling, procurement, cost analysis, estimating, changes, document management and quality control.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Create & Update project schedules
  • Review contract specifications relating to the execution of the project
  • Prepare and track submissions
  • Maintain accurate logs for shop drawings
  • Assist purchasing with procurement of materials
  • Coordinate with field staff
  • Maintain accurate document control
  • Coordinate with utilities and municipalities as necessary
  • Track and analyze project progress
  • Assist with quality control requirements
  • Other duties as required

Skill Requirement & Other Assets

  • Ability to read and analyze contract documents including drawings
  • Knowledge of the construction industry and general practices
  • Proficient in Excel, Word, MS Project, Bluebeam
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Able to multi-task and prioritize in a fast paced environment
  • Focus on customer service
  • Able to problem solve and take initiative
  • Ability to collaborate as a team member
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to professionally represent the company
  • Familiar with standard estimating practices and software would be an asset
  • Own vehicle with G license

Education/Experience

  • Graduate of a Post-Secondary Program or Industry experience (Electrical or Civil preferred)

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Site Office BIM/CAD Administrator

Responsibilities:

  • File management of CAD drawing files including downloading and uploading of files
  • Update and organize hard copies of site drawings
  • Prepare independent CAD drawings from field layout drawings
  • Provide support to the field office with minor material orders and returns

Requirements/Skills:

  • Minimum of 1 years’ experience working with BIM/Revit
  • Strong organization and administrative skills
  • Excellent oral and written English communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of team
  • Regular hours of work are Monday to Friday, 7 am to 4 pm
  • Must be willing to work extended hours to meet deadlines if the need arises
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel
  • University or college degree in related discipline (or equivalent experience)

If you are an interested, qualified candidate with a hands-on, can do attitude, please forward resumes to: resumes4@guildelectric.com