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Job Order #: 5632030

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AGI Envirotank Ltd.
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3-5 Years
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AGI Envirotank is a leading manufacturer of above and below ground steel storage tanks for both shop built and field erected applications.  We are currently looking for an experienced Purchasing Agent.

Duties & Responsibilities:

- Purchasing of all supplies and materials required for the manufacturing of our product.
- Ensuring proper quantities, quality and price of materials.
- Sourcing product and availability to fit our needs while ensuring the best purchasing price.
- Tracing shipments and follow up on goods.
- Creating work orders from drawings while working in an office environment.  
- Managing inventory levels and pricing.
- Ensuring inventory is arriving at the required times to meet production needs.
- Negotiating purchasing pricing and terms with suppliers.
- Working with sales and production staff to generate forecasts of inventory requirements based on sales forecasts.
- Expediting orders when required for changes in production schedules.

Skills & Abilities:

- 2-4 years previous purchasing experience.
- Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel).
- Excellent written and verbal skills.
- Ability to read and interpret drawings.
- Strong interpersonal skills.
- Ability to problem solve and manage competing requests in a fast-paced environment.
- Ability to work both independently and as a team member.
- Self-directed and organized with the ability to multi-task, follow-up and prioritize to complete assignments on tight deadlines.

Applicants must be permanent Canadian residents and willing to relocate.  AGI offers a comprehensive group benefit package and RRSP plan


Skills and Abilities

Business Equipment and Computer Applications
 - Electronic Mail
 - Excel
 - Windows
Specific Skills
 - Consult with suppliers
 - Establish delivery schedules
 - Monitor progress of delivery schedules
 - Purchase general and specialized equipment, materials or business services
 - Review quotations
Essential Skills
 - Continuous learning
 - Computer use
 - Finding information
 - Job task planning and organizing
 - Critical thinking
 - Decision making
 - Working with others
 - Oral communication
 - Writing
 - Numeracy
 - Document use
 - Reading text
Type of Purchasing Experience
 - Manufacturing and processing equipment
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
 - Not applicable
 - Not required
Additional Skills
 - Know and use computer hardware and software


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