Customer Service Rep - Pickering, ON

Date: Aug 29, 2023

Location: Pickering, CA, L1W 1Z8

Company: Hubbell Incorporated

Corporate Overview
Hubbell Incorporated was founded in 1888 and has grown into an international manufacturer of quality electrical, lighting and power solutions with more than 75 brands used and recognized around the world. Our founder, Harvey Hubbell, developed tooling and equipment to serve the growing demand for new assembly and manufacturing machinery during the industrial revolution. An early, and one of many patents awarded, came for the creation of the first practical method to control electricity through the pull chain socket that remains unchanged today. As a market leader in reliable, electrical solutions, we provide more than half a million products delivered through our various business groups. Hubbell is committed to continually innovating solutions that work, transforming old products with new ideas, and ensuring that we Energize, Enlighten and Empower the communities that support us.
Division Overview
Hubbell Construction & Energy (HCE) focuses on products to support four business segments: Connectors, Grounding & Tooling, Gas Connectors & Accessories, Harsh & Hazardous, and Distribution. With markets in renewable energy, lighting, transportation, data center, telecom, utility, extreme environment, gas and water distribution, power generation and oil & gas, we guarantee that our products set the standards for industry solutions. Our success not only depends on our value proposition, but on the strength, knowledge and expertise of our employees.

Brand Overview

Hubbell is a global company committed to fostering an environment that respects and encourages individual differences, diversity of thought, and talent. We strive to create a workplace where employees feel their contributions are welcomed and valued, leading to better business outcomes, and allowing employees to bring their whole selves to work every day.  At Hubbell Canada, we offer you an opportunity to succeed and grow within an industry leading organization. We have a solid track record of developing our people and providing competitive compensation in a flexible work environment.

Posting Address

870 Brock Rd S 

Pickering, ON     L1W 1Z8

Position Overview

Ready to grow your career?  Join our growing team!  Reporting to the Supervisor, Customer Service you will coordinate requests from order acceptance to final shipment.   You enjoy the fast pace of this demanding role and take pride in what you do.  You are skilled at managing client and distributor relationships.  You are an excellent communicator; in both French and English; and are perceptive, intelligent, and creative.  Ideally you will have project management skills and will have worked in Customer Service in the past.  Highly organized yet flexible, you have a track record of success in a similar role.  Strong technical knowledge; CET in the Electrical discipline an asset. 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage customer orders in assigned territory
  • Provide general product information, product cross references, availability, lead times, possible alternative products, book price and technical information 
  • Suggest solutions when a product malfunctions; replacement, credit, create or submit customer request to return product and ensure action is taken and documented
  • Communication
  • Support team and department goals
  • Provide back-up during coworker’s absence
  • Promote the use of Distributor Web Portal
  • Recognize when to create IM’s (Item Maintenance); Custom Items, Parts not extended to Canada
  • Incompletion and IM reports to be reviewed daily; any pending order issues MUST be resolved same day
  • Log Information
  • Issue credits, debits and paybacks within 10 days of receipt; investigate, gather information as proof and determine next steps required
  • Attend Product training and complete all required Hubbell University courses
  • Read and complete Paradigm assignments; following all policies and procedures as instructed
  • Collaborate with Customer Service Supervisor individually or as a team to ensure a superior level of service is maintained

Skills and Experience

  • Post secondary school, minimum of a two year program.
  • CET in the Electrical discipline; strong technical knowledge an asset.
  • Electricity 101 is a definite asset
  • 6 months - 1 year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Bi-lingual - French & English – written and oral an asset


Bachelors Degree
Associates Degree in Business or Engineering General


Hubbell Incorporated, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an EO Employer AA: M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class.

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