Careers

A solid and reliable partner

Potvin Construction is always on the lookout for exceptional people. We value our employees and invest in their learning by offering ongoing training and professional development. Are you ready to join our talented team?

Positions available

Accounting Supervisor

We are seeking an experienced full-time Accounting Supervisor. This position will be based in Rockland, Ontario and the person will report directly to the Director of Finance.

Roles and responsibilities
-Perform general accounting tasks
and prepare financial statements
-Perform all monthly accounting
closing procedures
-Prepare monthly and quarterly
management reports
-Plan, coordinate and prepare yearly budget
-Assist with preparation and reporting
of monthly key performance indicators
-Coordinate yearly accounting review
with external accountants
-Filing of monthly tax instalments, EHT and WSIB

Qualifications and Experience
-Minimum 5 years of experience
in an accounting function
-University or College Accounting Degree
or equivalent experience
-Must be bilingual (English and French)
-Experience in financial analysis and budgeting
-Excellent MS Excel skills
-Ability to prioritize workloads and to manage multiple tasks and deadlines
-Strong work ethic and the ability to work independently and as part of a team
-Excellent interpersonal, communication
and organizational skills
-Experience in construction industry
would be an asset
-CPA designation would be an asset
-Knowledge of Microsoft AX an asset

Buyer

We are seeking an experienced full-time Estimator.  This position will be based in Rockland, Ontario and the person will report directly to the Director of Sales and Contracts.

Overview:
Responsible for taking quantities of various
building materials and preparation of tenders
for interior woodwork divisions, kitchen cabinet, exterior cladding and framing.

Roles and responsibilities
Interpreting the technical specifications
of the plans and estimates
Coordinate the preparation of full cost estimates for a variety of construction projects
Building business relationships with suppliers
and sub-contractors
Tracking of job estimates and updating
the database

Qualifications and Experience
Bilingual (French and English)
Good computer knowledge
Ability to work independent as well
as in a team environment
Training in Architecture or civil engineering
at the college or university level would be considered an asset.

Kitchen Designer

We are seeking an experienced full-time Designer.  This position will be based in Rockland, Ontario and the person will report directly to the Director of Design & Innovation.

Overview:
Potvin Kitchen and Bath in Rockland is offering an immediate full time designer / sales position to experienced candidates who are friendly, motivated, organized, detail oriented and most of all, who possess great people skills and are goal oriented. This person should have expertise in cabinet fabrication techniques, field measuring and site survey, construction plan reading and space planning & design. Basic knowledge of house construction techniques is also required.

Roles and responsibilities
-Greeting clients at our showroom
-Designing kitchen, bathrooms, wall units,
reception desks and various specialty items
-Assisting clients to select millwork products, hardware, specifications etc.
-Working with local builders and contractors
-Performing office administrative work
-Use of personal vehicle to visit job sites
and client’s home
-Designing project based on client criteria
-Staying current on product knowledge
and industry trends
-Pricing jobs (guidelines will be provided)

Qualifications and Experience
-Must be bilingual (English and French)
-Must have a minimum of 5 year experience
in kitchen design and sales
-Must comprehend the importance of schedules and dead-lines
-Must possess knowledge of cabinet fabrication standards and techniques
-Must have a Sales oriented personality
-Must possess Knowledge of 20/20 software
or Cabinet Vision software

Accounting Supervisor

We are seeking an experienced full-time Accounting Supervisor. This position will be based in Rockland, Ontario and the person will report directly to the Director of Finance.

Roles and responsibilities
-Perform general accounting tasks
and prepare financial statements
-Perform all monthly accounting
closing procedures
-Prepare monthly and quarterly
management reports
-Plan, coordinate and prepare yearly budget
-Assist with preparation and reporting
of monthly key performance indicators
-Coordinate yearly accounting review
with external accountants
-Filing of monthly tax instalments, EHT and WSIB

Qualifications and Experience
-Minimum 5 years of experience
in an accounting function
-University or College Accounting Degree
or equivalent experience
-Must be bilingual (English and French)
-Experience in financial analysis and budgeting
-Excellent MS Excel skills
-Ability to prioritize workloads and to manage multiple tasks and deadlines
-Strong work ethic and the ability to work independently and as part of a team
-Excellent interpersonal, communication
and organizational skills
-Experience in construction industry
would be an asset
-CPA designation would be an asset
-Knowledge of Microsoft AX an asset

Buyer

We are seeking an experienced full-time Estimator.  This position will be based in Rockland, Ontario and the person will report directly to the Director of Sales and Contracts.

Overview:
Responsible for taking quantities of various
building materials and preparation of tenders
for interior woodwork divisions, kitchen cabinet, exterior cladding and framing.

Roles and responsibilities
Interpreting the technical specifications
of the plans and estimates
Coordinate the preparation of full cost estimates for a variety of construction projects
Building business relationships with suppliers
and sub-contractors
Tracking of job estimates and updating
the database

Qualifications and Experience
Bilingual (French and English)
Good computer knowledge
Ability to work independent as well
as in a team environment
Training in Architecture or civil engineering
at the college or university level would be considered an asset.

Kitchen Designer

We are seeking an experienced full-time Designer.  This position will be based in Rockland, Ontario and the person will report directly to the Director of Design & Innovation.

Overview:
Potvin Kitchen and Bath in Rockland is offering an immediate full time designer / sales position to experienced candidates who are friendly, motivated, organized, detail oriented and most of all, who possess great people skills and are goal oriented. This person should have expertise in cabinet fabrication techniques, field measuring and site survey, construction plan reading and space planning & design. Basic knowledge of house construction techniques is also required.

Roles and responsibilities
-Greeting clients at our showroom
-Designing kitchen, bathrooms, wall units,
reception desks and various specialty items
-Assisting clients to select millwork products, hardware, specifications etc.
-Working with local builders and contractors
-Performing office administrative work
-Use of personal vehicle to visit job sites
and client’s home
-Designing project based on client criteria
-Staying current on product knowledge
and industry trends
-Pricing jobs (guidelines will be provided)

Qualifications and Experience
-Must be bilingual (English and French)
-Must have a minimum of 5 year experience
in kitchen design and sales
-Must comprehend the importance of schedules and dead-lines
-Must possess knowledge of cabinet fabrication standards and techniques
-Must have a Sales oriented personality
-Must possess Knowledge of 20/20 software
or Cabinet Vision software

future opportunities

Designers and Retail Sales
Cabinet designers deal with the residential clientele as well as working with builders’ plans. Retail sales representatives assist clients with the selection of products in our showroom as well as selling to contractors in the private sector. The wall panels and stair designers follow building codes requirement while working with the construction department.
Estimators and Purchasing Agents
Our estimators price products such as exterior siding, framing, trim & doors, cabinets, doors, stairs, hardware and all products pertaining to construction materials to assure a competitive price. Our purchasing agents are responsible for negotiating and buying all building materials required for our company so their experience in the construction field is important.
Administration and Accounting
The administration department coordinates all the departments of the business. The accounting department is responsible for all the financial aspects of the company.
Shop Manufacturing and Assembly
Our manufacturing department consists of several divisions such as the assembling of our cabinets, our millwork, our countertops and mantels division, as well as our paint shop. We also have a stairs and pre-fabricated wall panels manufacture.
Project Coordinators
Sites, projects & scheduling coordinators’ main focus is coordinating all the various building stages of the construction.
Site Carpenters and Installers
Carpenters with skills in framing and trusts, stairs as well as for the installation of interior finishes such as mouldings and doors. The installation of all cabinets requires expertise in detailed cabinetry work and millwork.
Delivery, Shipping and Receiving
A workforce with experience in driving large vehicles and ready for the demands of a warehouse with a shipping and receiving department.
Garage and Equipment Operator
Trades required in this division such as mechanics and welders for our construction equipment as well as operators for our heavy duty vehicles.