Jun 02, 2017 4:30 PM
The City of Nanaimo is seeking a permanent full-time Buyer. Under the direction of the Manager of Purchasing and Stores, the Buyer procures a wide variety of suppliers, materials, tools, equipment and services for City departments. This involves reviewing requisitions, preparation of tender and bid documents, vendor sourcing, bid solicitations, procurement, analysis of bids and award recommendation. The Buyer performs administrative duties related to procurement, purchasing and inventory of City of Nanaimo assets.
Duties and Responsibilities
Please see the attached pdf job description below.
Applicants must have completed Grade 12 and a diploma in Business Administration or have a Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMP) designation. A minimum of 4 years’ purchasing experience including 1 year of supervisory experience is required. An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered. Applicants must also possess a valid Class 5 BC Driver's Licence.
Compensation and Benefits
This is a unionized position, $35.34 per hour - after Probation (Jul 2016 Rate), based on a 40 hour work week. A comprehensive benefit package is included.
Resumes with cover letters referencing the specific competition 17-37 will be received until 4:30 pm on Friday, June 2, 2017.
City of Nanaimo
455 Wallace Street, Nanaimo BC V9R 5J6
Fax: (250) 755-4449
Drop off in person: 2nd Floor, City Hall (455 Wallace Street)
We thank all applicants for their interest; however,
only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.
Posted: the competition is currently open and resumes are being accepted.
Shortlisting: the application deadline has passed and resumes are being reviewed.
Screening: the shortlisted candidates have been contacted. The selection process is underway which may include testing and/or interviewing of the shortlisted candidates.
Filled: the position has been awarded.
Rescinded: the position has been rescinded.
Reposted: the position has been reposted.
PPT: Permanent Part-Time
TPT: Temporary Part-Time
TFT: Temporary Full-Time