Purchasing Coordinator, Bathurst, New Brunswick When you join our team as a Purchasing Coordinator , you will be responsible for for shipping and receiving of all incoming/outgoing supplies. Will also support as required with purchasing responsibilities and inventory audit. This position will report to the Purchaser and will also be responsible for interacting with our existing suppliers and vendors as required. What You’ll Do Receive all parts/inventory, tag & store in assigned location.
Prepare & ship all outgoing equipment as required. Complete purchasing of parts and supplies for the Sawmill, Kilns, Biomass, Mobile Garage & Fabrication/Machine Shop as required. Providing service to internal customers (shipping dept, planer department and production department) Organizing parts & supplies for VMI (vendor managed inventory), consignment inventory, Min/max inventory, etc. Operate forklift, pallet jack, wheel carts & hoists as required.
Maintain proper documentation (purchasing orders, goods received, etc.) Maintain the database (EAM) to ensure accuracy of inventory, preferred vendors. Excellent follow up skills with the ability to report when critical parts and material are to be received. Check inventory discrepancies and correct issue. Complete/Support/Expedite open purchase orders and resolve related problems as required.
What You Offer Post-Secondary Education preferred (minimum high school diploma). Experience with computerized purchase order systems. Trade qualification would be an asset. 3-5 years of industrial experience, preferably in the wood products industry. Intermediate Microsoft office skills (Excel, PowerPoint and Word).
Maintain safe work practices at all times. Strong analytical, organizational and leadership skills. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Ability to work effectively in a highly interactive/energetic team environment.
Detail/results oriented. Dynamic individual, flexible and adaptable to changing priorities while maintaining the objectives. Strong knowledge of windows-based computer operating systems and software. Excellent written and verbal communication.
Problem solving skills. Ability to perform multiple tasks at once. Ability to communicate and interact efficiently and professionally with external vendors and internal customers. Positive attitude with excellent customer service relations.
Willingness and ability to work in a team-oriented environment. Ability to lift/handle 50lbs from time to time. Who We Are Interfor is a growth-oriented forest products company, operating in all major forest products markets across North America. We offer one of the most diverse lines of wood products to customers around the globe, produced in safety-focused, world-class facilities.
We strengthen and contribute to the local economies, build value for our employees and customers, and operate with world-leading sustainable forest management practices. We are proud to produce sustainable building materials that contribute to a healthy and sustainable future. Check out www.interfor.com to learn more about our approach to sustainability. Interfor is one of the largest forest products companies in the world and we’re growing in exciting directions.
Come be a part of our success StartHereGoFar What We Offer Interfor builds value for our employees by providing a career where they can contribute, grow, and prosper. We offer a competitive salary, based both on what you bring to the role and benchmarked to market conditions. You’ll also get a competitive benefits package including: Extended Health & Dental Short Term Disability Insurance Long Term Disability Insurance Life and AD&D Insurance Additional (Employee Paid) Life Insurance RRSP Matching Plan Participation in our Employee Share Purchase Plan (ESPP) Paid Vacation Employee Assistance Program We want you to grow your career with Interfor. With our industry leading training programs and track record of promoting from within, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to ‘Start Here.
Go Far.’ Check out our Employee Development Programs to learn more at www.interfor.com/careers. We appreciate the interest of all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. All applicants offered a position must successfully complete a pre-employment drug test and background check. Interfor is an Equal Opportunity Employer building a capable, committed, diverse workforce.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual identity, gender, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability. Apply Now