HRAI has selected a group of partners to provide discounts and operational benefits to HRAI Members.
For fuel discounts, look to Petro-Canada SuperPass
Members have access to a fuel discount of 2.4 cents per litre with Petro-Canada. This program includes flexible reporting options, PIN security and other services. Existing SuperPass CardHolders can link to this discount in one easy step!
For business supplies and discounts, look to DELUXE® (formerly NEBS)
HRAI members receive a 15% discount on all business products ordered (some restrictions apply). DELUXE® offers significant savings on a variety of business and marketing products. For more information, please visit their website at www.nebs.ca or call 800-461-7572.
For discounts on job postings, look to P&HVACR Career Connections
Members can take advantage of discounted rates for job postings on HRAI’s Job Board (www.plumbingandhvacrjobs.ca) which is a service specifically designed to help employers in the HVACR industry fill their staffing needs.
For savings on fleet vehicle leasing, look to Addison Fleet
Addison Fleet works with HRAI Members to analyze your fleet operations and goals, providing savings on leases of vehicles through their company while offering many flexible financing solutions. Members are armed with Client Portal and Telematics tools to report and manage data with speed and ease of use.
For savings on web/app based lead generation, look to eRenovate
eRenovate is a revolutionary app for homeowners to correctly describe their project needs using photos, videos and a project survey. Local HVAC projects are posted, and contractors get notified immediately and can review photos, video(s) and detailed answers to get a good sense of the scope of the job. HRAI has partnered with eRenovate to ensure its members get a significant subscription discount as well as fast-tracked approval.
For more information visit their website at www.erenovate.com/contractors/register/hrai.
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For savings on Dodge Reports and HVACR Market Intelligence, look to MERX Private Construction
MERX is Canada’s most complete source of contract opportunities. In association with Dodge Data & Analytics (formerly known as McGraw-Hill Construction), MERX engages industry insiders across Canada to source construction project information and present subscribers with key project insights for their target markets via the MERX Private Construction subscription service. All HRAI Members are entitled to request and receive a 15% discount on MERX Private Construction services. For more information visit their website at discover.merx.com/HRAI
HRAI members, take advantage of the UPS Members Benefit Program and save on a variety of UPS services! You’ll receive 40% off all small package shipments including imports to Canada, 30% off brokerage entry preparations fees, at least 75% off freight shipments over 150 lb. and more. To get started today, visit www.membersbenefitprogram.com/HRAI or call 1-800-MEMBERS (1-800-636-2377), M-F, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. EST.
HRAI has a developed a Compliance Assistance Program for contractors in Ontario who must comply with the Boiler and Pressure Vessel (BPV) Regulation from the Technical Standards and Safety Authority (TSSA). The TSSA is an organization dedicated to increasing public safety in the home, workplace and at recreational facilities in the province of Ontario, Canada. This website provides HRAI contractor members with technical, safety and compliance information in order to assist contractors in meeting TSSA Standards. Click here for more information about the BPV Compliance Assistance Program.
Human Resources Solutions
For your Commercial Insurance Package, Errors and Omissions Liability, Group Employee Benefits Insurance and Group Home and Auto Insurance needs, our new preferred partner is Hub International. Customized insurance coverage and preferred pricing are available to members, as well as service from a dedicated team of professionals to help you with all of your insurance needs. For information on the group programs, please contact HUB International at 416-597-4624 or visit www.hubinternational.com.
For a tool kit on employee management, look to HRAI Essential Employee Management Tool Kit
The “Essential Employee Management Tool Kit” is a suite of human resource programs and policies which are considered essential tools necessary to conduct sound employee management practices. Developed by Human Resource professionals, these programs are designed to assist the small- to medium-size company follow a recognized human resource structure without the overhead.
The tool kit includes recruiting, interviewing techniques, sample job descriptions, employee handbook and performance review guidelines. Call 800-267-2231 for more information.
Finance And Payroll Solutions
For merchant credit card services, look to Pivotal Payments
Pivotal Payments offers a complete Merchant Services solution with preferential rates for HRAI Members on VISA, MasterCard and Interac Services. If you have not taken advantage of this program you could be overpaying on your card transaction costs.
For HVAC exclusive business software, look to CUC Software, Inc.
CUC’s Contractor Essentials software is specifically designed for HVAC contractors throughout the USA and Canada. The software is a fully integrated business solution including functions for accounting, job costing, service dispatching, scheduling, inventory and equipment tracking, marketing, analysis and much more. HRAI members in good standing receive 10% discount on initial module purchases and a 5% discount on add-on modules.
For payroll solutions, look to NEBS Pay Web.ca
This innovative web-hosted payroll solution gives absolute confidence that your payroll is completed on time and on budget. Go to www.payweb.ca for a free demonstration.
Customer Service Solutions
For specialized customer service reps, look to Answerplus
AnswerPlus is a call centre providing a specialized team of customer service representatives dedicated to taking calls in the HVACR Industry. With intensive training, these representatives provide clear, accurate and detailed messages. Calls are screened for urgency and emergencies are escalated to resolution.