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Project Manager – Lighting & Switchgear in Raleigh, NC at CapitalTristate

Date Posted: 1/10/2019

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Job Description

Capital Electric has a position available at our Raleigh, NC location. A Project Manager with Capital Electric is responsible for maintaining customer and vendor relations for the life of a project; managing commercial lighting and switchgear projects and monitoring the status of each project to ensure complete accuracy of invoicing on every job to help serve the customer. 



  • Manage all aspects of supplying lighting fixtures and electrical distribution equipment for switchgear projects
  • Retain a professional/friendly business relationship and communicate effectively with customers, vendors, company sales team, estimators, and company management team
  • Maintain accurate records of all transactions
  • Manage project budgets while ensuring timely and accurate invoicing
  • Identify, analyze, and solve critical problems
  • Provide operation and maintenance manuals at the end of the job to recap all products specified
  • Courtesy and politeness toward customers
  • Multi-task and continually prioritize tasks to be completed throughout the day
  • Submittal preparation
  • Other duties as required


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Product knowledge preferred
  • Ability to work in a challenging deadline-oriented atmosphere
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good and dependable mathematic skills
  • Computer and Microsoft Office skills
  • Reliable, responsible, and a great work ethic
Required Skills

We offer excellent training, career advancement opportunities, and a competitive compensation package to include vacation time, personal time, full health benefits, 401(k) and more.  Capital Electric is an EEO Employer.

About Us:

CapitalTristate, Eck Supply, and select Vallen locations have merged to become Capital Electric.

Capital Electric is The Electrical Distributor of Choice in the Mid-Atlantic region and a proud member of the Sonepar family. Capital Electric delivers excellence in service, products from the finest lighting and electrical manufacturers, extensive application expertise, and customized, comprehensive solutions to our customers.  Altogether, we serve customers in the District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia from over 70 locations and from our central distribution center and company headquarters in Upper Marlboro, MD.

Capital Electric is also part of the Sonepar family of operating companies, consisting of the finest locally managed electrical and industrial distributors throughout the United States. Sonepar USA is a market leader in the B-to-B distribution of electrical, industrial & safety products and related solutions. 


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