Senior Project Manager – Estimator & Sales – Fire Sprinkler

Location: Calgary, AB

About Superior Sprinkler:

For more than 35 years Superior Sprinkler has been a full-service supplier for complete installation, support and service of sprinkler and fire protection solutions that protect lives and property. Superior Sprinkler is expanding our Calgary and Western Canadian operations.


Why Join Superior Sprinkler?

  • Growth & Opportunity – Great place to learn and grow as a professional
  • Challenging and rewarding work
  • Great people – Welcoming and professional culture where you’re appreciated and empowered


The Position:

Looking for a Superior career experience to realize your potential? This is a great opportunity if you’re looking for that next step in your career in the fire sprinkler industry and want a hands-on role across several functions. You’ve got the design skills, estimating knowledge and project management capabilities including the larger, complex projects. This role would have you working directly with clients for the full cycle; ideally working with developers & clients on the front end of their projects that will result in new work. For now, this is a doer role, with the potential to grow your role as we expand the Alberta & Western Canada market.


What You Will Do:

  • Preparing quotes for tender opportunities
  • Completing pre-qualification documents, reviewing drawings/specifications, developing proposals and security purchase orders/contracts
  • Conduct site visits, collaborate with external stakeholders such as engineers, general contractors, site supervisors and other trades
  • Complete directly or coordinate the preparation of drawings, materials list, safety plans, field installation planning
  • Complete the design, material, labour, subcontractors, and change orders
  • Effectively manage complex, multi-phase projects to successful completion, meeting contract/client requirements, on time and on budget, within expected profitability goals
  • Plan, coordinate and support jobsite readiness
  • Ensure the Superior Request & quote logs are maintained, complete estimating and project management reporting as required for internal & external stakeholders
  • Cultivate new business leads, foster strong client relationships
  • Attend site meetings as needed, leading design and consulting meetings with clients
  • On occasion may support Western Canadian operations with project management


What You Bring:

  • Completion of post-secondary education in Fire Protection Engineering or a related discipline or combination of education, training and experience deemed equivalent
  • 8+ years’ experience project managing and estimating in the fire safety industry preferred
  • Project Management certification/education an asset with demonstrated capability in managing larger, complex projects (from $20k – $2MM); CAPM (Certified Associate in Project Management) and/or PMP (Project Management Professional) designations is an asset
  • Ability to prioritize work and meet deadlines
  • Strong knowledge and experience in the fire sprinkler industry and codes
  • Design build experience and skills
  • Exceptional organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • An established professional network an asset; demonstrated ability to develop and maintain a professional network that generates business
  • Ability to collaborate and work effectively with a team and multiple internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability and willingness to travel as required, have valid driver’s license; focus is Calgary but there may be projects outside this area from time to time

If you are a growth and results oriented team player and meet the above qualifications, please apply. Applications can be submitted directly to  

Superior Sprinkler offers an exciting, collaborative work environment within a growing company, a competitive group benefits program and excellent starting base salary, plus commission and vehicle.

Deadline to apply:  November 15, 2022.


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