CENTERLINE (WINDSOR) LTD - LaSalle, ON (4 months ago)

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A recognized industry leader in manufacturing standard and custom designed resistance welding, spot welding, arc welding and metal working equipment. We apply state of the art technology to the design and manufacture of robotic weld lines, configurable fastener welders, welding electrodes, welding guns, welding cylinders, and other welding accessories. Our vertical integration provides resistance weld gun manufacturing, electrode / weld cap manufacturing, equipment manufacturing, all integrated into our custom machinery. Our people are our key competitive advantage in today’s global market. We continue to evolve and diversify to remain a valued partner to our customers and a respected member of industry. Our success is built on the foundation of innovation, efficient design management, excellence and the guarantee of quality service.

CenterLine (Windsor) Limited is looking for a self-motivated, reliable individual to fill the position of Buyer. The successful applicant will be responsible for material and services procurement with a focus on our commodity buying programs. Previous procurement experience with cost, quality and delivery emphasis is a requirement. This position reports to the Corporate Purchasing Manager.


  • Create ‘Request for Quotations’(RFQ); analyze vendor quotations; recommend sourcing
  • Develop new sources of supply
  • Schedule vendor visits to: support business relationships; assess processes and facilities
  • Report out pricing, cost trends and vendor lead time changes
  • Ensure the proper preparation of purchase orders (items, terms, conditions)
  • Support the Inside Sales Department to ensure timely responses and communication of quotations.
  • Follow up and expedite deliveries of shipments as required.
  • Perform miscellaneous duties as assigned.


  • Secondary School Diploma
  • Relevant post-secondary education (Purchasing, Logistics, Business Administration)
  • Experience in MRP / ERP systems
  • Professional designation in PMAC an asset
  • Microsoft (Word, Excel) required
  • Blueprint reading experience recommended

Interested candidates should apply by Thursday February 21, 2019.

In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, Centerline Windsor Limited will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment, Selection, and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please inform the Human Resources staff of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $40,000.00 to $47,000.00 /year


  • Microsoft (Word, Excel): 3 years (Required)
  • MRP / ERP systems: 1 year (Required)
  • Blueprint reading: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's Degree (Required)


  • Professional designation in PMAC (Preferred)