Technical Sales Representative - Commercial HVAC & Refrigeration

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Technical Sales Representative - Commercial HVAC & Refrigeration Job Posted: 2018-07-13

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Calgary, AB

 

Startec Refrigeration Services is a thriving privately owned company headquartered in Calgary that produces custom mission critical compression and refrigeration systems for a variety of industries. Startec devotes their industry leading expertise in refrigeration & compression technologies to solve their clients’ most technically challenging needs.  We create reliable solutions for extreme operating conditions and provide exceptional service, which is a cornerstone of our business.

 

We are currently looking for an experienced Technical Sales Representative to join the Calgary Sales team. The ideal candidate enjoys a variety of activity in their work environment. They will approach tasks with a sense of urgency and proactively identify new or better approaches for improving performance. This position would appeal to a highly driven and assertive personality, motivated by achieving goals and results.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school Diploma
  • Journeyman Refrigeration Mechanic Certificate or equivalent experience required
  • A minimum of ten years trade experience in commercial refrigeration & HVAC
  • A minimum five years sales experience is required
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications

 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Prepare and deliver Startec quotations and proposals in response to client requests and RFP’s as required
  • Prepare and deliver Startec quotations and proposals for new service agreements, service contracts, overhauls and major maintenance
  • Pursue new business development opportunities through cold calls, industry contacts, existing clients, to increase volumes and overall customer base
  • Develop and conduct sales presentations for the purpose of seeking new clients and keeping existing clients aware of Startec’s service offerings
  • Participate in the development and enhancement of the Startec corporate Marketing and Sales plan
  • Maintain an excellent oversight of industry trends, opportunities and competitor situation in order to maximize the Startec advantage in the industry
  • On an ongoing basis, maintain an awareness of the marketplace for Startec services, and provides feedback to allow Startec to best adapt to changes in the marketplace.
  • Develop and maintain mutually beneficial relationships with customers
  • Participate in tradeshows, seminars and other sales opportunities, and has responsibility for sales-oriented mail-outs and other promotional initiatives
  • Participate in job turnover meetings with the Service Coordinator and the mechanics prior to the job start
  • Participate in job post review meetings with the Service Manager/Coordinator and the mechanics involved
  • Maintain an awareness of current sales training trends, course availability and work with Sales Manager to ensure sales competencies are current
  • Effectively coordinate sales efforts with the Sales Administrator on a weekly basis

 

ADMINISTRATIVE:

 

  • In conjunction with the Sales Administrator, log and record all sales opportunities in the quote register and routinely follow up on the status.
  • Provide weekly Sales reports to the Sales Manager detailing services sold, quotes issued and sales pending
  • Work with the Service Coordinator and the Office Administrator to ensure invoices are reviewed for accuracy against original quotations prior to being issued as required by the Service Manager
  • Work with Office Administrator to ensure outstanding client accounts receivable are followed-up as required

 

We offer competitive wages, training, flexibility and a dynamic and exciting work environment. Please forward your resume, quoting the job title above, in confidence to careers@startec.ca

 

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We thank you for your application and interest in our organization. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.