Inventory Specialist II

Do you want to work for one of the largest electrical utility company in Michigan? They are currently looking for an Inventory Specialist II to support their facility in Royal Oak, Michigan.  If you’re interested and qualified, we urge you to apply!

Position: Inventory Specialist II

Location: Royal Oak, Michigan

Duration: Until Dec. 2019 (possible extension)

Job Description:

Duties:

  • Provide inventory management support to various departments and select warehouses/storerooms/stockrooms while working under the direction of the VAPS Technical Support Manager.
  • Perform expeditious handling of purchasing requirements; responsible for inventory management of assigned commodities, including setting reorder points and policies, and monitoring levels to ensure sufficient stock levels are maintained as required;
  • Initiate requests to transfer materials across various company sites as required;
  • Assist Accounts Payable personnel in resolving problems pertaining to Purchasing issues;
  • Assist inventory control efforts through methods such as lead time reduction, scheduled shipments, supplier stocking, consignment programs, etc;
  • Participate in assessment and selection of suppliers;
  • Provide clients with solutions and alternatives to current supply sources;
  • Serve as a liaison between internal customers and operational business groups;
  • Acquire an understanding of internal client organizations and operations with respect to their expectations from ASP and the parts they utilize;
  • Develop a working knowledge of materials in assigned commodities and their application in the field;
  • Establish goals, objectives and plans to support the department’s metrics and monitor ongoing results; active participation in collaborative team efforts, as needed, to work toward solutions in support of company goals.

Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, or equivalent.
  • At least 2+ years of professional work experience in the Supply Chain field and have demonstrated proficiency in learning the basic supply chain concepts and functions, with a focus on inventory management.
  • The candidate must have exceptional customer service skills (both internal and external), be able to manage multiple tasks with shifting demands, and be willing to enhance skills with education and certification in Supply Chain Management.
  • Must be able to work collaboratively, as well as independently. SAP experience is a plus.
  • Microsoft Office, MS: Excel, MS: Word, MS: PowerPoint, Negotiation, Problem Solving, Analytical Aptitude, Customer Service, Work with all levels

 

 

 

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Project Management Administrator

One of our utilities clients has an immediate need for a Project Delivery Office Administrator to support within the Project Delivery Office toolset administration including project setup, central logging and tracking of toolset issues, participating in toolset enhancements, compiling status and financial summaries, analysis of the portfolio of projects and initiatives, and general support. This role will be located at their office in Regina Saskatchewan.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Analyzing, compiling, and reporting on project and initiative information, including portfolio status reporting, financial summaries, and analysis and compiling of historical stats.
  • Work with the PDO Toolsets to complete administrative tasks such as project workspace set up and administration, including template updates.
  • Working with necessary groups both internally and externally in the role of central contact for logging, tracking, and reporting issues for the PDO Toolset and participating in ongoing enhancements and improvements in the use of the PDO Toolsets.
  • Support the continuous improvement efforts for all practice areas within the Project Delivery Office, including but not limited to Project Management, Business Analysis, testing, and Organizational Change Management.
  • Other tasks as assigned.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Gas industry/utility knowledge.
  • Project training.
  • Project server experience.
  • PMO experience.
  • Excellent written, oral and listening communication skills with varying audiences.
  • North American job experience.
  • IT industry experience.
  • SharePoint experience.
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft office products (Word, Excel).
  • Testing experience.
  • Proven experience as a strong problem solver.
  • Proven ability to exercise independent judgement.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with team members.
  • Knowledge in the areas of project management, business analysis, organizational change management (ADKAR), and testing would be considered an asset.

If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at recruit@ianmartin.com 

We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

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Streetlight Technical Support Specialist

Do you want to work for one of the largest electrical utility company in Michigan? They are currently looking for a Streetlight Technical Support Specialist to support their facility in Jackson, Michigan.  If you’re interested and qualified, we urge you to apply!

Position: Streetlight Technical Support Specialist

Location: Jackson, Michigan

Duration: Until Dec. 2019 (possible extension)

Job Description:

Duties:

  • The Streetlight Technical Support Specialist is responsible for auditing communities for streetlight bill accuracy and assisting with billing and mapping updates as needed. 
  • This work will include streetlight office and field work to support the company’s efforts to ensure customer bills and maps are accurate.
  • This role involves the use of Microsoft Office, SAP and Microstation (CAD) software.

Skills:

  • Have basic CAD skills, with experience using Microstation software
  • Have a basic understanding of SAP
  • Be able to read and understand maps
  • Exhibit professionalism
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Be detailed oriented, with a focus on customer satisfaction
  • Engage in basic problem-solving

Education

  • At least 2 years of applicable experience and a High School diploma or equivalent 

 

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If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at recruit@ianmartin.com. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Customer Energy Management Service Designer

Do you want to work for the largest electrical and natural gas utility company in Michigan? They are currently looking for a Customer Energy Management Service Designer to support their facility in Coldwater, MI. If you’re interested and qualified, we urge you to apply!

Position: Customer Energy Management Service Designer

Location: Coldwater, MI

Duration: Until May 2020 (possible extension)

Job Description:

  • Analyze and resolve a wide variety of work procedures (which may involve the engineering design, work order preparation, field checking, scheduling coordination, material provisioning and ordering, billing, redlining, preparation of "as-builts," and work order reconciliation and closeout).
  • Interact with other internal departments to resolve customer issues, and communicate, negotiate and counsel on a variety of topics including payment options, complex technical information or procedures, energy rates, and explaining company policy in a variety of energy-related areas.
  • Interpret and analyze a wide variety of complex technical/scientific design projects, perform scheduling for multiple tasks or work coordination, and respond to customer inquiries including but not exclusive to new energy requests.
  • These tasks involve the evaluation of alternative courses of action, recommending and coordinating the appropriate actions through the work process to meet customer energy needs.
  • Coordinate with employees in other departments and/or external agencies to meet any special requirements of the energy request orders.
  • Job will include field site visits to take field notes and/or work meet customers on site.

Skills:

  • A two-year associate degree in the requisite scientific or technical field (48 scientific or technical credit hours as measured on a semester basis). Or, have completed two years of college course work (60 Credits) towards a Bachelor degree in a technical field.
  • The ideal applicant should exhibit exceptional problem solving skills. It is also critical to:
    • Possess strong computer (Windows, Microsoft Office) and analytical skills
    • SAP & CAD experience
    • Ideal candidate will possess exceptional customer service skills; both in person and over the phone
    • Have the ability to interact with internal and external clients to receive highly advanced information and data
    • Demonstrate excellent customer service skills
  • Must possess a valid driver's license

 

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help. 

If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at recruit@ianmartin.com. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

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Program Manager

Our Utilities client is looking Program Manager with proven knowledge and experience in leading the establishment and improvement of Portfolio Management practices, PMO and Project Management practices, Enterprise Architecture practices and IT delivery improvements. This candidate will have expertise in these knowledge areas to guide and support cohesive implementation of improvements within the organization.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Leading the program and providing support, guidance and mentorship of the program team, training or other support as required
  • Providing recommendations for improvements and consistency within the PMOs and the Project Management disciplines, including supporting the implementation of these improvements
  • Providing recommendations to enhance our client's capacity for strategic implementation through improved Portfolio Management
  • Working with Portfolio Management project team to ensure alignment with PM processes and executive governance
  • Creating project team education processes and working with the PMOs to educate project participants and provide mentorship
  • Providing knowledge expertise in the areas of Enterprise Architecture and IT service delivery and guiding implementation of recommended improvements
  • Program Communications and Reporting

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Proven knowledge in Enterprise Architecture and IT service delivery models and implementing delivery improvements in these areas
  • Proven knowledge and experience successfully leading Portfolio Management implementations and improvement projects
  • Must have proven knowledge and experience successfully leading PMO implementations and/or PMO improvement projects
  • Excellent written, oral and listening communication skills with audiences varying from end users to C-Level management
  • Proven mentorship skills
  • IT industry experience in leading the delivery of enterprise projects and programs
  • Proven Leadership Skills / Leadership Roles in Career
  • Group Facilitation experience
  • Proven experience as a strong problem solver, ability to make decisions and provide recommendations
  • Proven ability to exercise independent judgement

 

If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at recruit@ianmartin.com 

We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

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Data Governance – Analytics Specialist

One of our utilities clients has an immediate need for a Data Governance – Analytics Specialist to join their Information Management and Technology (IM&T) group. This group is comprised of several functional groups that are focused on project delivery, architecture, information management, security, application, and infrastructure management. 

Position Summary:

As our client continues down the path of digital transformation, data services and analytics is beginning to take center stage and driving the long-term analytics strategy and vision In this role you will help enable the organization in an end to end transformation in the world of analytics to fulfill both short and long term goals. 

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Analyze and document business data requirements and sources.
  • Translate various business processes and requirements in an existing business environment and convert them into the development of conceptual, logical and physical data models.
  • Design and implement database mechanisms to maintain data integrity, reusability, redundancy, and sharing across applications.
  • Actively build relationships with key business stakeholders and senior leaders across the organization to better understand the opportunities for data and analytics for enhanced decision-making.
  • Assess the scope and value of proposed analytics projects, while managing the ongoing analytics project and product feature pipeline.
  • Analyze, design, deliver, and implement analytic development projects, in line with the business solutions through analytics tools, such as SAS, ACL, Business Objects, Python, SQL, Spotfire, Excel, Power BI, Big data platforms etc.
  • Identify data repositories for decommissioning.
  • Examine opportunities to integrate data analytics into various business solutions across the organization.
  • Advise and lead data integration efforts across all the business verticals in the organization.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience in Data Services, Data Governance, Analytics and Big Data Platforms.
  • Knowledge of relational database structures & underlying concepts.
  • Data visualization experience including workspace, report builder, tableau, and similar tools that are in the market.
  • Knowledge of technical analytics tools to perform analysis, conduct research, and present findings to the IT & Business leadership.
  • Experience with agile methodologies including Scrum and Kan-Ban.
  • An ability to interpret research, extracting insight from data, linking to strategies and communicating a compelling summary of findings to drive results.
  • Hands-on proficient experience with SQL databases, relational databases, or cloud database environments.
  • Knowledge in analytic tools such as Power BI or equivalent cloud environments, and data platforms such as Tableau, Qlik, Databricks, Python, R, Azure, Spotfire or equivalent.
  • Experience with both qualitative and quantitative consumer research techniques.
  • Excel and Power Point power user.
  • A degree in Business, Computer Science, Statistics, Business Intelligence, Mathematics, or an equivalent degree in a relevant field of study.
  • Experience with technology, a knowledge of Agile projects, Risk management and/or business functions within Gas, Pipeline Business realms, including direct relevant experience in data analysis will be a great advantage.

Soft Skills:

  • Verbal and written skills to be able to communicate effectively to both a technical and business audience.
  • Ability to collaborate/negotiate with various technology and business stakeholders.
  • Expertise and patience to be able to explain analytics to various groups with differing levels of analytics knowledge and exposure.
  • Organizational and time management skills to prioritize work in a demanding environment.
  • Drive and curiosity to understand the relationships between data and activities, draw conclusions and use critical thinking to validate/verify outputs.
  • Strong critical thinking, analytical and problem-solving skills.

If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at recruit@ianmartin.com 

We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

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Customer Energy Management Service Designer I

Do you want to work for the largest electrical and natural gas utility company in Michigan? They are currently looking for a Customer Energy Management Service Designer I to support their facility in Hamilton Township, MI. If you’re interested and qualified, we urge you to apply!

Position: Customer Energy Management Service Designer I

Location: Hamilton Township, MI

Duration: Until Oct. 2019 (possible extension)

Job Description:

  • Analyze and resolve a wide variety of work procedures (which may involve the engineering design, work order preparation, field checking, scheduling coordination, material provisioning and ordering, billing, redlining, preparation of as-builts, and work order reconciliation and closeout).
  • Interact with other internal departments to resolve customer issues, and communicate, negotiate and counsel on a variety of topics including payment options, complex technical information or procedures, energy rates, and explaining company policy in a variety of energy-related areas.
  • Interpret and analyze a wide variety of complex technical/scientific design projects, perform scheduling for multiple tasks or work coordination, and respond to customer inquiries including but not exclusive to new energy requests.
  • These tasks involve the evaluation of alternative courses of action, recommending and coordinating the appropriate actions through the work process to meet customer energy needs.
  • Coordinate with employees in other departments and/or external agencies to meet any special requirements of the energy request orders.
  • Job will include field site visits to take field notes and/or work meet customers on site. Must possess a valid driver's license

Skills:

  • The ideal applicant should exhibit exceptional problem-solving skills.
  • It is also critical to: Possess strong computer (Windows, Microsoft Office) and analytical skills -SAP & CAD experience
  • Have the ability to interact with internal and external clients to receive highly advanced information and data
  • Demonstrate excellent customer service skills
  • A two-year associate degree in the requisite scientific or technical field (48 scientific or technical credit hours as measured on a semester basis). Or, have completed two years of college course work (60 Credits) towards a Bachelor’s degree in a technical field.

 

Looking for Meaningful Work? We can help. 

If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at recruit@ianmartin.com. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

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Network Engineer

A talented Network Engineer is needed to join a team in a large TSX listed company.  Come join a fast growing retailer in their head office located in North York, just off the 401.

This is a permanent opportunity, paying an annual salary of $90,000 + benefits and other FTE perks. 

Reporting directly to the Director, Information Technology, here's what we are looking for: 

Preferred Experience Qualifications:

  • Excellent oral and written communications
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering or management information systems.
  • Proficient in IT operations to support supporting Warehouse, Distribution and Retail environments.
  • Experience in ITIL and ITGC
  • Demonstrated ability to self-motivated and ability to prioritize multiple projects to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment. Strong Project management and planning skills.
  • Budget management and reporting, bookkeeping

Responsibilities

  • Report directly to Director, Information Technology

Network design

  • Architect WAN and LAN for corporate and retail store functions
  • Design and build network redundancy to support retails and eCommerce operations
  • Internet and Network level Disaster Recovery
  • VoIP network design and QoS implementation

Network Management

  • Enterprise level network management. This includes supporting and maintaining campus equipment such as edge firewalls, routers and local area networks
  • Support and manage corporate core switches, SAN switches and closest switches
  • Implement disaster recovery plan for corporate networks
  • Network equipment configuration backup, perform configuration change, testing and edit

Network Monitoring and Utilization Analysis

  • Implement monitoring system (i.e. Smokeping, MRTG chart, Nagios and WhatsUp Gold)
  • Provide network utilization reporting and trending analysis
  • Oversee and manage Azure network operations and utilizations

Vendor Management

  • Oversee Internet and WAN Managed service vendors
  • Review contract and SLA reviews

Others

  • Willing to work outside of regular office hours as required.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Key Technologies

  • Strong, working knowledge of Cisco, F5, Checkpoint networking products
  • Microsoft Office tools & technologies, this includes Office365 suite, Visio, Project
  • 10+ years in supporting Windows AD environment, desktop & server environment
  • 8+ years in managing Network infrastructure
  • Hands on knowledge on FootPrint ticketing systems

Certifications

  • ITIL Foundation
  • CCNA (Cisco) or above
  • CCSA (Checkpoint) or above
  • F5 network training and certifications

Perks:

  • Competitive compensation.
  • Career advancement. If the chosen candidate can deliver exceptional results, this role has the potential to be promoted to a Security Officer.
  • Opportunity to collaborate with top talent across multiple projects.

If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply.

We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.