Position Type: Full-time
Location: London, ON
Date Posted: Jul 16, 2022
Trojan Technologies

Job Description

 
Buyer

At Trojan Technologies, we believe there’s nothing more essential than delivering clean water to the world. That’s especially true in this critical moment, when the world’s supply of clean water is under substantial stress due to industrialization, increasing demand, and rising biological and chemical contamination. Our mission is to stem that tide: to ensure greater water confidence and environmental stewardship for people, industries, and municipalities, improving the lives of over one billion people globally.

As part of our global team, you’ll work alongside customers from municipalities to pharmaceutical and food and beverage companies to build creative, sustainable solutions. You’ll also find a welcoming and supportive team that listens to your ideas and allows you to follow your strengths. All of us feel privileged to work on innovative technologies that bring clean water to the world—we hope you will, too.

Trojan is proud to be one of Danaher's Water Quality companies. Motivated by the highest possible stakes of climate change and global health, we’re working together within a rapidly digitizing industry to find innovative technologies that guarantee the safety of our water and our environment.

About The Role

Trojan Technologies is hiring for a Buyer to work a hybrid schedule in the London, ON, office!

In this role you will support all manufacturing and service operations. We will rely on you to have all necessary parts and materials available for use, when required, at the best possible total cost and at the required quality level. The Buyer will plan and run current and future MRP requirements based on production needs. Join our team and prioritize the highest level of quality in terms of vendor performance and continuity of supply!

Key Responsibilities:
  • Maintain accurate purchasing information for all production components: lead-time, pricing, inventory stocking levels, country of origin etc
  • Maintain/review inventory levels for standard components
  • Evaluation/action of purchasing reports to support production timelines: MRP/PRP; expediting, rescheduling and cancellation messages
  • Processing orders for miscellaneous supplies to support other business team needs
  • Obtain best price and delivery while meeting required quality standards
  • Apply negotiation and purchase of various components and commodities including complex commodities such as fabricated parts, machining, casting, valves, PCB, UV Lamps, Lighting Ballast, Electrical Components, Wiring Harness & Cables, MRO Prepare and issue purchase orders to suppliers daily for timely receipt of goods to meet customer/project requirements
  • Interface with global procurement teams to establish site manufacturing inputs / requirements are aligned with center led strategy
  • Collaborate with Commodity Team to implement and maintain a supplier rationalization program, and to actively pursue cost reduction ideas and strategies with vendors
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Procurement, Supply Chain, Engineering, or applicable.
  • Minimum of 1 to 3 years of procurement / category management experience.
  • 3-5 years proven purchasing experience for a global manufacturing company.
  • Minimum 1 year experience with MRP / ERP materials planning system experience. Baan or LN experience is a plus
  • Minimum 1 year of experience with the usage of electronic sourcing tools for RFI, RFQ, Reverse Auction.
When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 80,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization.

At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.

If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.



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