Buyer - Purchasing Posted on Apr 12, 2018 by Techmation Electric & Controls
Location Acheson, AB
Earnings $20.00 to $22.00 hourly
Work Hours 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date May 12, 2018
Techmation Electric & Controls
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
2 years to less than 3 years
Business Equipment and Computer Applications
- MS Excel
- MS Windows
- MS Word
- Electronic mail
- MS Outlook
- Review quotations
- Purchase general and specialized equipment, materials or business services
- Monitor progress of delivery schedules
- Establish delivery schedules
- Contact clients and suppliers to resolve problems
- Consult with suppliers
Security and Safety
Criminal record check
- Own vehicle
- Valid driver's licence
- Public transportation is not available
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Work under pressure
- Attention to detail
- Large caseload
- Tight deadlines
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
- Excellent oral communication
- Excellent written communication
- Client focus
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.
May 12, 2018
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Interest in compiling information to establish delivery schedules and to monitor progress
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
Interest in contacting clients and suppliers to resolve problems
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