Quotation Specialist

Posted 5 days ago

Quotation Specialist

Location: Toronto

Job-Type: Full-time


The employer is a global provider of equipment and services for electric power systems. They are a Chicago-based company that designs and manufactures switching and protection products for electric power transmission and distribution. Whether it is through industry shaping or traditional solutions, the employer is dedicated to keeping the lights on for billions of people worldwide. Join their team of over 400 members who develop, design, manufacture and support a wide range of solutions and products designed to help keep the lights on!

Position Overview

The employer currently has an exciting opportunity for a Quotation Specialist. As part of the Sales Support Group, the Medium Voltage Metal Enclosed Switchgear Quotation Specialists are the liaisons between the sales team and customers. The group handles all quotes and orders for Metal-Enclosed Switchgear. The job of the Quotation Specialist requires someone who is comfortable with keeping multiple projects moving and up-to-date and has excellent organization and interpersonal skills to service the customer’s needs while keeping the best interests of the employer at the forefront.


  • Manage projects from quotation to shipping stage
  • Improve current processes using Lean Production System concepts and 4 Step Problem Solving methods
  • Provide customers, Field Sales and Inside Sales with timely responses to technical, application, and commercial questions using resources within S&C
  • Prepare price estimates and propose quotations and commercial strategies for each request
  • Assist in interpreting customer specifications
  • Follow through and meet commitments to customers
  • Process sales orders


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • 1-3 years of experience working with electrical equipment in either a technical design, commercial customer service, or manufacturing function
  • Experience using Oracle
  • Experience working with Low Voltage or High Voltage Switchgear products
  • Basic understanding of electromechanical products and electrical concepts
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products such as Outlook, Word, and Excel

Company Incentives

  • Bonus Plan
  • Pension Plan
  • 3 Weeks’ Vacation
  • Paid Holiday Shutdown
  • Flexible Benefit Options
  • Seniority Recognition Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Subsidized Cafeteria

Posting Expiry Date: July 23rd, 2019 or when position is filled


Job Features

Job CategoryAccounting

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