Plumbing & Heating Quotations Specialist - Two plus years required.
Allan Forrest Sales
Calgary, AB

Allan Forrest Sales Ltd. is a manufacturer’s representative in the plumbing and heating industry. We are a dynamic sales agency providing a broad range of products and services to the mechanical industry.

To support our continued growth and success, Allan Forrest Sales is seeking a quotations specialist to join our highly motivated and talented team. The ideal candidate will have very good technical; communication and organizational skills.

You’ll work closely with our team to help achieve our corporate goals and business plansfor the manufacturers we represent.

Objectives and Responsibilities of this Role

  • Prepare plumbing and heating quotations for the product lines we represent.

o Analyze drawings and documentation in order to determine the appropriate products.
o Quote product prices;delivery schedules and shipping terms while offering substitute products where appropriate.

  • Demonstrate an in-depth understanding of the functions, features and benefits of the company’s product offering.
  • Maximize efficiency and productivity by understanding projects and working with the wholesale trade in Southern Alberta to enhance our customer’s experience.
  • Manage internal pricing and database files
  • Provide insight on improving the quality and response time to our customers’ requests
  • Meet the demanding quote request time frames as requested
  • Help to develop specification offerings for the builder/engineering community that we service

Knowledge, Skills and Qualifications

  • 2+ years of plumbing and heating quotations experience
  • Plumbing & heating knowledge
  • The ability to read blueprints and understand Alberta’s plumbing and heating codes is an asset.
  • Familiarity with reading mechanical drawings and engineering documents is an asset
  • A multi tasker, who works well under time constraints and demanding timelines
  • Ability to streamline and implement new structures and procedures that create speed, efficiency, and support rapidly shifting business demands
  • Well organized; detail oriented; works well in a team or independently, and is self-motivated
  • Dependability and reliability
  • Proficient computer skills including MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) preferred
  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Great communication skills over phone and email are essential

keywords; estimating representative , quotations agent , estimating specialist , plumbing , heating , mechanical

Job Type: Full-time

Language:

  • English (Preferred)