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Job Details

Purchasing Supervisor

Employer

Simsan Construction Ltd.

Date Posted

April 25, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $41.00 to $42.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 35 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date May 25, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Simsan Construction Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Specific Skills

  • Review quotations
  • Purchase general and specialized equipment, materials or business services
  • Monitor progress of delivery schedules
  • Invite tenders
  • Establish delivery schedules
  • Develop specifications for equipment, materials and supplies to be purchased
  • Determine contract terms and conditions
  • Contact clients and suppliers to resolve problems
  • Consult with suppliers
  • Award contracts or recommend contract awards
  • Assess requirements of establishment

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Large caseload
  • Tight deadlines

Ability to Supervise

1 to 2 people

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Client focus
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

In Person:

4003 98 Street NW suite 82
Edmonton, Alberta T6E6M8
Between 12:00 PM and 05:00 PM

Advertised Until

May 25, 2022

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Purchasing Supervisor is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Purchasing Agents and Officers
METHODICAL

Interest in compiling information to establish delivery schedules and to monitor progress

DIRECTIVE

Interest in negotiating or determining contract terms and conditions and in awarding supplier contracts or recommending contract awards; may hire, train and supervise purchasing clerks

social

Interest in contacting clients and suppliers to resolve problems

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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