Want a Career Not a Job? Schaedler Yesco is a growing, family-oriented company looking for skilled employees who want to be a part of our company's success!

  Current Openings:
Power Distribution Specialist (GEAR) - Full Time
Location: Allentown, PA branch

General Description:
Provide the Sales Department, Customers, and Vendors with the necessary support for all aspects of power distribution solutions to include high, medium and low voltage products and systems. This position focuses on the support of the sale department’s efforts in meeting company goals and obtaining the desired sales results.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:
  Plan & Spec Project
  • Receive project assignments from Construction Coordinator
  • Complete project qualification form
  • Formulate approximate project budget based on product documentation and contractor
    supplied quantities
  • Review drawings and notes (Hard Copy or on Builders exchange)
  • Review any applicable one line drawings
  • Review Project Specifications
       - Identify appropriate certifications or requirements (Buy American, Minority participation,
       - Verify extra material requirements
       - Substitution Provisions
       - Decide level of material standards set by project documentation
  • Assemble material takeoff / B.O.M.
  • Develop Bid Strategy, Communicate with Vendors, Contractors and Outside sales.
  • Transmit final Bid Documents to applicable contractors as well as SYD O/S personnel
    (Eclipse and Excel)

Post Bid Responsibilities
  • Collect and communicate any feedback from Customers and Salespeople to Vendors, and
    adjust Bid accordingly
  • Relay bid result information to Construction Coordinators for reporting
  • Bid follow up discussions in coordination with outside sales
  • Compile or obtain, and deliver submittal documents based on project specific requirements
  • Receive and review signed, stamped and approved submittal documents
  • Convert existing Eclipse bid to Sales order and produce and send Purchase orders to

  Other Duties
  • Respond to incoming customer phone, fax, and email requests for:
       - Quotation of Material
       - Technical support of products
       - Distribution equipment recommendations
  • Purchase material in Eclipse as required
  • Track and expedite material to meet customer timelines as needed
  • Maintain Eclipse sales data by continually cancelling Bids and providing price feedback
  • Participate in joint planning and sales calls with other SYD team members as well as
    manufacturer’s representatives

Knowledge / Experience / Education
 • High School Diploma or equivalent required
 • Minimal of five years experience in Electrical/Construction Industry
 • Understanding of basic electrical principals and systems
 • Electrical/Lighting industry experience preferred
 • Knowledge of lighting and electrical distribution equipment products
 • Experience with related computer software (Microsoft Products, Adobe Professional, CAD or
   CAD based Design software) that affect or touch our daily productivity
 • Eclipse experience Preferred

To Apply:
Download and complete our employment application and forward it to  sydemployment@sydist.com. We look forward to hearing from you.


Schaedler Yesco Distribution, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
It maintains policies and practices that are designed to prevent discrimination against any qualified employee or applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and medical condition to the extent protected by law. This policy of nondiscrimination applies to all employment practices, including hiring, compensation, benefits, promotion, training, and termination.

  Current Openings
>> Power Distribution Specialist (GEAR)
Allentown, PA
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Check out Schaedler Yesco’s benefit package: 

    • Two PPO Medical Plans to choose from
       (both include prescription plans)

    • Flexible Spending Account

    • Dental (employee coverage paid by SYD)

    • Vision (employee coverage paid by SYD)

    • 401(k) with company match

    • ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan)

    • Company paid Long Term Disability &
       Short Term Disability

    • Company paid life insurance policy

    • Paid Time Off

    • Paid Holidays

    • Continuing education - Tuition
       Reimbursement Program

    • Ongoing training programs