Job start: Dec 2020

Job location: Red Deer, Nisku, Medicine Hat or Calgary

Established in 1981, Pronghorn Controls Ltd. supplies high quality instrumentation and electrical services and products to the oil and gas, pipeline and petrochemical industries; and to a diverse and expanding array of industry clients across Western Canada. We are a rapidly expanding and industry-leading enterprise, driven by core values of safety, integrity, performance, learning and teamwork. We have a forward-looking growth strategy, and increasing opportunities for career advancement.


JOB LOCATION:  Red Deer, Nisku, Medicine Hat or Calgary office


This position is responsible for preparing comprehensive, accurate and timely electrical estimates for small, medium and large scale RFQ’s. Additional responsibilities will include:

  • Develop estimate build-ups and communicate and coordinate internal  RFQ details (heads-up) to management
  • Communicate and coordinate RFQ documentation
  • Complete accurate takeoffs from RFQs including written scopes of work and specifications
  • Communicate and coordinate material RFQ’s with central purchasing and suppliers
  • Input takeoff information into Accubid
  • Communicate  3rd  party information to  other departments
  • Coordinate and create the project schedule of each estimate  (including Microsoft Project, as required)   
  • Communicate and coordinate the tendering and award of sub-trade contracts, as required.
  • Complete  IFB’s  and IFC’s,  identify changes and cost impacts and provide on-going technical support to construction 


  • The ideal candidate will have a Journeyman Electrician certificate (Master Electrician designation preferred)
  • Minimum of 5 years related experience in an oil and gas industrial setting including estimating experience.   
  • Proficient use of computerized systems, project estimating tools and Microsoft Project and Excel skills are requirements.   
  • Experience with Accubid is preferred.


  • Competitive benefits & wages
  • Group RRSP
  • Health Spending Account
  • Referral Incentive Program
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program

We appreciate all submissions; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


We appreciate all submissions; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted