Production Buyer

  • Location
    North York, Ontario
  • Job type
  • Category
    Industrial & manufacturing - Supply / Material

We are currently hiring a Production Buyer for our high tech manufactures in North York, ON. This is a full-time position and the compensation for this position is $25/hr.

***Note training for this posiiton will be in Newmarket and then remote for the most part**

The ideal candidate will have  2-3 years’ experience, task oriented with decision making ability. A motivated, self-initiator.

Production Buyer Responsibilities:

  • Provides entry-level professional support in the procurement of lower dollar manufacturing materials and services
  • Reviews demand requirements for lower dollar, lower cost manufacturing parts and supplies
  • Checks requisitions for completeness and accuracy and obtains quotes, examines bids and recommends awards
  • Suggests, prepares and administers purchase orders to achieve material quality, cost and delivery requirements
  • Analyzes material availability to manage inventory investment
  • Maintains responsibility for data integrity in Item Master file
  • Maintains ongoing communication with suppliers to gather information on materials availability, cost, shipping and delivery methods and timing, problem resolution, etc
  • Expedites or follows up on deliveries as appropriate to meet delivery requirements
  • Assists in surveys, site audits and analysis leading to supplier sourcing
  • Assists Buyer or Team Leader in reviewing supplier performance and makes recommendations on changes or disqualifications
  • Provides resolution of receipt and supplier invoice discrepancies
  • Production Buyer Qualifications:

  • Basic understanding of manufacturing processes and procedures
  • Basic understanding of materials being purchased by the department
  • Knowledge of basic computer applications and the ability to learn and use multiple applications specific to this department
  • Knowledge of purchasing practices and procedures
  • Basic math, data entry and 10-key skills
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks while maintaining attention to detail and accuracy and working under tight time deadlines
  • Ability to evaluate, prioritize and problem solve a variety of tasks to ensure their timely and accurate completion
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, with a wide variety of internal and external customers
  • Ability to efficiently organize, file and retrieve hard copy and electronic information relating to the business of the work unit
  • Production Buyer physical demands:

  • Duties of this position are performed in a normal office environment.
  • Duties may require extended periods of sitting and sustained visual concentration on a computer monitor or on numbers and other detailed data.
  • Repetitive manual movements (e.g., data entry, using a computer mouse, using a calculator, etc.) are frequently required.
  • Why Work for Adecco?

  • Rigorous health screening process to ensure the safety of all associates
  • Clean, state-of-the-art work environment
  • 4% vacation pay
  • Medical and dental benefits once qualified
  • Excellent health and safety programs
  • Convenient work Locations
  • Free training programs to help you upskill and advance in your career
  • As this position involves work that is subject to the Canadian Government's Controlled Goods Program (CGP), your employment offer is conditional upon the successful completion of a security assessment by Adecco and its authorized agents, per the Controlled Goods Regulations.

    If you are interested in this Full time Production Buyer in North York, ON, Apply now and hear back from our Recruiters shortly! 

    • Apply with Adecco

    Reference number CA_EN_1_020552_1632693

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