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We are currently recruiting for a Materials Specialist for our client in Lakeshore. This is a direct-hire position with the company.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Oversee and approve all PO’s from your designated plant(s).
  • Review PO requests to ensure the right amount of parts, price and lead times are
    ordered. Follow up with the appropriate team member if not.
  • Reduction and elimination of obsolete material at your designated plant(s).
  • Ensure all orders have the necessary backup to justify PO amount.
  • Work with the Office Admins & Material Planners to streamline ordering
  • Track and report monthly KPI’s.
  • Ensure that the O.H.S.A. and internal safe operating principles are in place and
    adhered to.
  • Comply with the provisions of the O.S.H.A. and regulations and take
    every precaution reasonable in the circumstances for the protection of the
  • Comply with any orders and requirements of inspectors, directors and
    other agents from the M.O.L.
  • Acquaint a worker and supervise with any hazard present in the workplace and provide information, instruction and competent supervision for workers.
  • Be visible, assume leadership, and assist in developing and initiating an effective health and safety attitude.
  • Participate and initiate continuous safety training

The successful candidate will have the following experience:

  • Post-secondary education preferred
  • Minimum 5-7yrs with Purchasing and or Materials related experience and
  • PMAC or CPIM designation(s) or equivalent experience strongly preferred
  • Strong analytical and negotiation skills
  • Experience in Manufacturing.
  • Strong computer skills – Microsoft Office, PowerPoint.
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task.
  • Travel may be required

Pay: $60,000-$69,000 +benefits and pension


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