Purchaser, Control Panel

FPS FOOD PROCESS SOLUTIONS CORP. - Richmond, BC (30+ days ago)

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Full time


Richmond, BC, CA

Position Scope

Due to business demand, we currently have an immediate opening for an experienced Purchaser. This position will allow you to work with an established team of engineers and the production department to support current and upcoming projects.

Key Responsibilities

  • Review inventory status for raw materials and maintain safety stock level
  • Forecast raw materials usage and place bulk forecast orders
  • Monitor stock level of key components and order for replenishment
  • Work closely with the Engineering Department and issue PO to suppliers based on information from Engineers
  • Confirm delivery schedule with suppliers and update project teams about delivery status
  • Monitor supplier delivery performance and alert project teams or production for late shipments
  • Subcontract workpieces to subcontractors to reduce in-house workload
  • Review quotations for subcontracting process
  • Review quotations for subcontracting process Source for reliable suppliers for production tools and machines • Contact suppliers for machine maintenance and repairs as required
  • Occasionally go out to source and purchase urgent parts
  • Other duties as assign
Qualifications & Abilities

  • At least 2 to 3 years of Purchasing experience within a manufacturing setting
  • Work independently and effectively to meet deadlines • Knowledge of ERP systems such as SAP is preferable
  • Knowledge of machine and power tools is preferable, e.g. power drill, grinders, and bandsaw, etc
  • Demonstrated excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills • Good command of spoken and written English, knowledge in Chinese is desirable