Reports Directly To: Manufacturing Manager
Objective: Procure and purchase all materials required for manufacturing, engineering and operations departments.
Principle Activities & Responsibilities
Obtain quotes from approved suppliers.
Evaluate quotes with appropriate department head.
Issue purchase order to selected vendor.
Follow up on status of critical orders during manufacturing.
Follow up on any late orders.
Work with suppliers for pricing agreements and volume discounts.
Review any pricing increases with manufacturing manager.
Maintain good relationship with key vendors.
Tour local supplier facilities where possible.
Ensure all purchases are done in the time they are needed and the company receives the best price for the best product possible.
Minimum one year purchasing/procurement experience.
General knowledge of oilfield industry and equipment
Experience within a manufacturing and/or oilfield service environment.
Technical diploma may be an asset but not required.
Proficient in MS Excel, Word and Outlook
Oracle experience if possible
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Strong organizational skills.