16 Mar, 2019
Purchasing Officer. Manufacturing company. Permanent role. Preston location. 7am to 3.30pm Mon to Fridays. Concept Engineering have an immediate vacancy for a suitably experienced Purchasing Officer to work in this highly successful truck trailer manufacturing business located in Preston. The Purchasing Officer is responsible for the timely supply and quality of all materials used in the manufacturing operation in the most cost effective manner. Managing supplier relationships is a crucial component of this role and therefore strong communication, people skills and professional presentation are essential. Knowledge of importing materials from overseas is an important requirement to be successful in this role so candidates will need to have experience in this area. Exposure to Hazardous Materials/Dangerous Goods would be highly regarded. Other associated duties will include; Preparing spare parts orders, Ensuring building and machinery maintenance is completed as per schedule, Reviewing the high dollar value indents daily and shipment progress reports, and Working harmoniously with the Inventory and Warehouse Controller As this role involves working with suppliers and clients, great presentation is essential. As per the above requirements, it would be advantageous if applicants are familiar with grades of steel and have a basic understanding of CAD drawings. Excellent Microsoft Office skills particularly with Outlook, Word and Excel are mandatory. MYOB experience would be considered favourably. Familiarity with imperial and metric measurements and are also requirements. The work can be physical and applicants will need to be fit, enthusiastic and enjoy hands-on work. The role would suit someone who possibly comes from a similar background in the steel industry. The company encourages a culture of teamwork, efficiency, constant improvement and dedication to their valued clients. The successful candidate will be rewarded with a permanent role, competitive pay rate and the opportunity for overtime. Opportunities to work for companies such as this one don't come along very often, so if you are particular about the way you are treated and like to be acknowledged for your contribution you should look no further. The company offers a safe work environment and seeks applications from people who value safety- both their own and those around them. All shortlisted candidates will be asked to undertake a physical suitability assessment by our resident physiotherapist and an instant drug & alcohol screen. Candidates will also need to provide recent, verifiable and contactable work references (Manager level). This position will not last long so be quick, APPLY NOW! Concept Engineering thank you for your application however wish to advise that due to the large number of anticipated applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted personally. Good luck with your application.
Concept Engineering BB Northern Suburbs, Melbourne