Buyer/Planner - 6 Months Contract

MHI Canada Aerospace Inc. - Mississauga, ON (30+ days ago)

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About MHI Canada Aerospace, Inc.
MHI Canada Aerospace, Inc. (MHICA), a group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, is a Tier 1 manufacturer of major aircraft structures and assemblies, based in Mississauga, Ontario. Over the past decade, MHICA has built more than aircraft components, it has built a recognized worldwide reputation for capacity, precision, on-time delivery and excellence. MHICA has two state-of-the-art facilities combined to 476,000 sq. ft. This comprises of Manufacturing & Assembly, Engineering, Quality and Supply Chain, where more than 800 highly-skilled employees are working on Bombardier's sector-leading Global 5000/6000 and Challenger 350 business aircraft. MHICA's technicians build and join wing assemblies and fuselage sections, as well as perform systems and flight control assembly installations and testing.

Scope of Position
Reporting to the Supervisor – Procurement, the Buyer/Planner is responsible for purchase material requirements planning, purchase order & supplier relationship management.

Prepares, issues, and administers Purchase Orders.
Monitors and expedites purchased materials to ensure timely delivery of product to support customer requirements.
Analyzes material requirements and/or Kanban levels for purchased parts to achieve optimum material flow.
Monitors and expedites materials to ensure material flow to support production requirements and sales orders.
Establish order parameters to optimize inventory levels to improve flow.
Develops and manages effective relationship with internal departments. i.e. engineering, marketing, customer service, manufacturing, accounting, planning/materials, and quality.
Maintain strong working relationships with our suppliers as well.
Maintain Material Requirements Planning (MRP) order parameters on assigned parts (i.e. lead time, Minimum Order Quantity (MOQ), Multiples, Contact info etc.) in MHICA system.

Skills and Qualifications
Excellent organization skills required.
Excellent oral and written communication skills with a demonstrated ability to interact effectively with individuals at all levels in the organization required.
Good time management skills and ability to handle multiple tasks.
Material Management Requirement system familiarity.

Ability to review and relate Engineering Drawings and Specifications, an asset.
Material Management Requirement system familiarity
Aerospace experience an asset
Minimum 5 years’ prior experience as a Buyer / Planner,
**** There is a possibility for moving this position into full-time once the contract is complete ****

Please note – the Company will conduct a criminal background check upon hire.


Tier 1 Aero Structures Facility
Competitive compensation packages
Extensive training programs
Employee referral program
Employee engagement programs all year round
Comprehensive Benefits & RRSP group contribution program
Corporate Partnerships

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

MHI Canada Aerospace is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities to apply. MHICA is committed to providing employment accommodation in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA). MHICA will provide accommodations to job applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require an accommodation, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs.