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Distribution Specialist

Date:  Jun 2, 2021

Calgary, AB, CA, T2G 5L5

Company:  Sonepar

With over 60 years of industry experience, Gescan has 26 branches located across Western Canada. Gescan is a proud member of the Sonepar Canada family, one of the largest B-to-B electrical distribution networks in the world. Sonepar Canada has over 1900 employees working out of 114 offices between the unique brands. At Gescan, we leverage our strong global resource base, our local expertise, and our family-oriented values to deliver the best service to our customers and suppliers.


Are you ready to start a challenging new career? Are you a team player, enthusiastic, and motivated to achieve great things? Start a career like no other at Gescan, one of the largest electrical distribution networks in the world. We are passionate about offering our employees challenges, responsibilities, coaching and learning opportunities to bring their careers to the next level.


  • Work and negotiate various projects with customers.
  • Review specs and  coordinating distribution portion of project.
  • Support sales team with providing design builds.
  • Generate and present cost saving opportunities in respects to distribution projects for  company.
  • Support inventory initiatives by moving projects through inventory, qualifies distribution inventory and strategies.
  • Assist Branch Managers and Replenishing group with inventory suggestions.
  • Develop relationships with suppliers to establish contacts and stay informed about new available products.
  • Create distribution quotes from single line diagrams.
  • Quote projects using IQS for 1200A services and below.
  • Quote FCRS and SMP switchboards 1200A and below.
  • Use IQS to quote projects in branches as required to support project opportunities of approximately $25,000 value or < /= 1200 amp.



  • 5 years related experience required.
  • Excellent knowledge of distribution products and applications.
  • Electrical experience required.



We are interested in knowing you more. Start an exciting new career and enjoy a number of employee benefits by applying online. Gescan is very thankful for your interest in joining the team, only individuals selected for interview will be contacted.  

More information on Gescan:  

Website: www.Gescan.com  
Twitter: @gescanwest  
Facebook: Gescan Canada  
LinkedIn: Gescan  
YouTube: GescanTV