Careers

JRE recognizes that our most valuable resources are our employees. Our company is an equal opportunity employer and offers a variety of careers for a diverse workforce. It is our philosophy to recognize the commitment of existing employees by promoting from within, where applicable, while externally seeking those employees who are the best and brightest in the industry.

We do not settle for mediocrity and likewise hold all JRE employees accountable to the highest performance standards. JRE strives to promote an atmosphere of engagement, where each team member is integral in supporting the company vision. We continuously accept applications and review applicants. If you are interested in applying for an open position, or would like to be considered for any position at JRE, please complete our online application.

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Current Openings at JRE

(updated 10/8/2018)

Help Desk Analyst  
We are seeking a full-time help desk professional to work in our Mt. Pleasant, Michigan office. Are you that key person who can provide great customer service to a broad audience and work with someone to discern their technology problem, and help find a solution?
As a help desk employee, you will work with others to help solve company technology issues. Responsibilities include problem solving, working with other agencies to find technology solutions, providing customer service, training others on how to use technology, and other organizational tasks necessary. Customer service, an understanding of mobile devices, Microsoft Office 365 in an enterprise environment, and problem-solving experience required. This might be the perfect position for you if: you like helping others, have a drive to find solutions, like to learn, understand technology fundamentals and can manage your time effectively. Sharepoint experience, Wi-Fi, LAN/WAN experience preferred. 

Education:
- Minimum Associates degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or equivalent, or
- Two years’ experience in similar position.
- Bachelor’s or four years’ experience preferred.

Wage is dependent upon experience with a benefit package that includes medical, paid time off, paid training and company-match 401k.

Warehouse Assistant - Mount Pleasant
In this full-time role as a warehouse assistant, you will be responsible for many typical tasks of an active warehouse such as loading/unloading equipment, assisting in delivery of material to job sites, prepare/complete orders for delivery or pickup, cleaning, and operate typical warehouse equipment. This is a day shift position, with overtime available. Wage is dependent upon experience with a benefit package that includes medical, paid time off, paid training and company-match 401k.

Estimator
We are seeking a full-time estimator to work in our Mt. Pleasant, Michigan office. As an estimator you will work with various kinds of electrical construction project bidding and procurement. Responsibilities include:

  • Estimate costs for materials, purchased and/or leased equipment, subcontracted work, production activities and requirements, and labor
  • Provide preliminary estimates for planning purposes and detailed itemized estimates based on final plans and specifications
  • Review data to determine material and labor requirements and prepare itemized lists
  • Research and evaluate subcontractors based on price, quality, selection, service, support, etc.
  • Solicit bid documents, blueprints and specifications
  • Analyze price proposals and other data to determine price structure
  • Assess cost effectiveness of products, projects, and services
  • Input estimate information into appropriate software and review changes if needed to revise estimate
  • Communicate with management to review final bid documents
  • Maintain proposal status information for outstanding quotations and proposals
  • Ensure timely delivery of estimate and return plans if necessary
  • Maintain a network of contacts to help procure new jobs ideal for J. Ranck Electric

    Relevant experience required:

  • Computer skills and excellent customer service experience
  • At least five years’ knowledge of electrical construction
  • At least five years’ experience estimating construction jobs
  • Detail-oriented with an ability to focus on accuracy, quality and initiative
  • Demonstrated sales/procurement experience preferred
  • Must be flexible, organized and able to meet tight deadlines

 

J. Ranck Electric is a large commercial electrical contractor in the state of Michigan with four locations, headquartered in Mount Pleasant, Michigan. Our company has a presence in multiple states, completing many interesting jobs for a broad array of customers. Continually providing great service to both our customers and fellow employees is our highest priority. To apply, please click the Apply Now button above.

Underground Utility Directional Bore Operator
We are looking for experienced directional bore operators for work primarily in Michigan for an electrical construction company. Must have experience operating horizontal directional drills and be familiar with locating equipment. Prior experience in underground fiber/coax, gas/electrical utility construction is a plus. Must have safe equipment operation record and valid driver’s license. Class A CDL is a plus. This is a full-time position with benefits.
To submit your application or a listing of your experience by clicking Apply Now above.

 

Project Manager, Department of Transportation Projects  - Flint, MI Office
We are seeking a full-time project manager ideally to work out of our Flint, Michigan office on Department of Transportation (DOT) projects. As a DOT project manager your responsibilities will include providing overall management of DOT construction projects, ensuring they are completed in accordance with design, budget, and schedule, assuming responsibility for the safety and productivity of crews, ensuring efficient use of materials and equipment, and adhering to the contractual requirements of the project. Project management and DOT experience required. You must possess good communication, organization, time management, computer, problem-solving and leadership skills. Your experience should include knowledge of construction contracts, schedules, job costs, and manpower, while possessing innovative and proactive strategies for performance of job duties. Electrical installation experience a plus.