´╗┐Rss http://www.employmentnews.com test description en-us Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:56:03 GMT Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:56:03 GMT http://www.employmentnews.com/rss/ Weblog Editor 2.0 editor@example.com webmaster@example.com <![CDATA[C/C++ Server Developer]]> http://www.employmentnews.com/display_job/98544/C_C++_Server_Developer.html

Position Summary

The successful candidate will be a critical member of a small collaborative development team and be responsible for analysis, design, development and maintenance of the PrinterOn Cloud Print Server software.

Essential Skills and Qualifications

  • Experience with server software development
  • Bachelor's degree required, preferably in computer science, computer/software engineering, or related discipline
  • Minimum 2 years hands-on work experience as a C++ developer
  • Proven ability to write high quality readable code that is easily supportable and maintainable
  • Solid programming skills in C, C++
  • Results-driven with strong commitment
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Motivated with high desire to learn
  • Strong oral and written analytical, presentation and communication skills
  • Team player with strong abilities to work independently

All of the above skills and qualifications are essential for the position.

By applying to this position you are confirming you possess either a Canadian citizenship, permanent resident status or work permit

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<![CDATA[Financial Analyst]]> http://www.employmentnews.com/display_job/98577/Financial_Analyst.html A modern company with over 100 years of experience, Ascent Solutions Inc. (Ascent) is an integrated energy solutions provider and one of Ontario's largest high voltage contractors. Formed in 2012, by the joining of several forward-thinking companies, we have become a dynamic and growing force in the electrical services industry - investing in innovation, technology and our people.

Position Summary:

This position reports to the Finance & Administration Manager and is responsible for accurate

budgeting, costing, pricing, billing and reporting.


Major Responsibilities:

Technical:

  • Completes monthly financial analysis of projects and accounts for use by management to aide in the preparation of financial statements.
  • Prepares contract billing reports, reviews with project manager and enters into the system to ensure accurate, consistent and timely billing information.
  • Reviews and analyzes project budgets to ensure accurate costing and revenue per contract, adjust budgets and record variances when required.
  • Reviews and analyzes inventory to ensure proper counts and values are tracked within the system and make entry adjustments when necessary.
  • Prepares weekly, monthly and yearly financial reports used by management to help in assessing current financial status and GM.
  • Maintains detailed records to perform A/R duties and provides accurate reports reconciliations, inventory and financial reporting purposes.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum college diploma or certificate in accounting and/or business administration. Enrollment in CGA, CMA, CA or CPA program required.
  • Minimum 2 years' experience working in a financial analyst role.
  • Experience working with an ERP system strongly preferred.
  • Ability to evaluate standardised facts/data, usually requiring the compilation of information and/or the ability to verify or reconcile information by cross-referencing between two or more data sources.
  • Ability to recommend refinements from established alternatives to improve processes within own job or work area or to improve quality of work undertaken.

By applying to this position you are confirming you possess either a Canadian citizenship, permanent resident status or work permit

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<![CDATA[Electrical Estimator (High Voltage /Medium Voltage)]]> http://www.employmentnews.com/display_job/98578/Electrical_Estimator_(High_Voltage__Medium_Voltage).html A modern company with over 100 years of experience, Ascent Solutions Inc. (Ascent) is an integrated energy solutions provider and one of Ontario's largest high voltage contractors. Formed in 2012, by the joining of several forward-thinking companies, we have become a dynamic and growing force in the electrical services industry - investing in innovation, technology and our people.

This position reports to the Director of Sales & Marketing and is responsible for providing estimates of costs for projects in the ICI and renewable energy sector for customers wanting to upgrade facilities services or build renewable projects.

Location is flexible, Toronto ON or Tillsonburg ON offices.

Major Responsibilities:

Technical:

  • Utilizes an estimating program to formulate accurate and timely quotations for clients and potential clients. Creates quote letters to explain the scope of work defined in the quotation.
  • Sources required material pricing through wholesalers including; wire, cable, transformers, switchgear etc. to ensure quotations are competitive and accurate.
  • Communicates with customers and potential customers to determine what their needs and requirements are and answer any questions they may have.
  • Previous experience estimating major ICI and renewable projects involving high & medium voltage electrical components and civil construction would be an asset.
  • Performs onsite client visits to discuss requirements, survey the site and retrieve all necessary information to accurately identify project scope.
  • Provides follow up with customers after quotations have been reviewed to answer any questions. Makes required changes with the scope of the job or arrange additional site visits to re-evaluate requirements.
  • Liaise with our Engineering team to ensure estimates meet technical engineering specifications/ESA requirements or other pertinent standards.
  • Working knowledge of Accubid software or other bidding software tools including Microsoft Excel would be an asset.

Financial:

  • Maintains detailed records and notes to ensure project quotations are accurate and timely.
  • Participates in regular sales pipeline meetings and provides input on financial aspects of quotations.
  • Reconciles or compares financial date on completed projects with original quotations to determine optimal estimating techniques.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years' experience in estimating, electrical estimating experience strongly preferred
  • Experience working with Accubid software strongly preferred
  • Ability to evaluate standardized facts/data, usually requiring the compilation of information and/or the ability to verify or reconcile information by cross-referencing between two or more data sources.
  • Work primarily involves the performance of somewhat defined and standardized tasks that incorporates similar steps, processes or methods. Some creativity and interpretation is required to choose from a limited number of possible solutions and the most appropriate course of action.
  • Ability to recommend refinements from established alternatives to improve processes within own job or work area or to improve quality of work undertaken.
  • Communication for the job involves routine and some non-routine communications for the purpose of explaining or discussing commonly encountered business matters; providing or obtaining data; providing and receiving information orally, in writing or electronically. Requires interpretative skills and discretion to exchange or explain specialized or technical information. Contacts are frequently with other closely associated departments within the organization or with individual customers. Work involves occasional contact with people who are upset, uncooperative or have difficulty communicating their requirements.
  • Community College or University with additional classroom or field related training of less than 1000 hours in electrical would be a definite asset.

By applying to this position you are confirming you possess either a Canadian citizenship, permanent resident status or work permit

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Manufacturing company looking for machine operators to set up and run die cutting and laminating equipment, and other duties as required.

Minimum 2 years experience.

Must be able to read and write English.

Email resumes to nmucci@jacobs-thompson.com

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