At BWXT Nuclear Energy Canada Inc. we are committed to excellence in every business initiative. BWXT Nuclear Energy Canada (BWXT NEC) has achieved an enviable international reputation for excellence in the supply of nuclear fuel and fuel handling systems and service for CANDU reactors in both domestic and international markets. Our success is the result of our commitment to our employees, customers, quality & EHS initiatives.
Junior Buyer (1-year Contract)
We are recruiting for a Junior Buyer (1-year Contract) for our Peterborough, ON location.
BWXT Nuclear Energy Canada Inc. is a place where you can develop and share your talents. Our presence, innovation and financial strength help to make BWXT a dynamic place to work, giving you the advantage of our strong Nuclear presence, where individual voices are heard.
The Peterborough community invites you to take a deep breath, relax and enjoy life. We have an abundance of recreational opportunities, festivals, and entertainment that is fueled by culture, nature and homegrown culinary experiences. Friendly people, inspiring landscapes and incredible lakes are waiting for you in the heart of cottage country. The region is home to 140,000 people (approx. 83,000 in the City of Peterborough) in addition to the charming towns, townships and villages that make up the County. We offer the best of all worlds here and we’d like you to get to know us a bit better. http://peterboroughed.ca/why-peterborough/live/
The Junior Buyer will assist the Sourcing team with their outstanding purchases to ensure schedules are maintained and project needs are met. This includes obtaining and reviewing progress reports from vendors, proactively identifying schedule risks and working to mitigate them (including escalation if required). The Junior Buyer will also be responsible for receiving deliverables from vendors (such as QA documentation) and circulating same for approval. Lastly, the Junior Buyer may be trained and utilized to purchase certain off-the-shelf components.
Develop and maintain a Microsoft Excel or other form of tracking sheet for outstanding purchase order lines/items.
Work with vendors to proactively mitigate delays, identify bottlenecks in process, prioritize orders and escalate issues as required both with the vendor, and internally at NEC if required.
Maintain all applicable ERP data fields including but not limited to: Expected ship date, committed ship date, QA documentation received date, etc.
As needed, execute the purchase of certain off-the-shelf components including Requests for Quote and Purchase Order Issuance.
Minimal travel to suppliers may be required.
1 to 3 years of relevant work experience.
College or university education in purchasing, business administration OR communications is preferred.
Outstanding communication, negotiation and issue resolution skills.
Solid computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, etc.).
Experience in a fast paced, cross-functional team environment.
Experience in aerospace or nuclear industry is an asset but not required.
We thank you for your interest, however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.
BWXT Nuclear Energy Canada Inc. embraces diversity of thought, values individuality, encourages new perspectives and provides equal opportunity in employment for all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, family status, disability, a conviction for which a pardon has been granted or a record suspended or any other category protected by federal law.