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Date: Jan 3, 2019

City/State/Province: Surrey, BC, CA, V3S 5J9

Company: Colas

 

                                                 

 

Terus Construction Ltd. is a diversified construction company that delivers road building, earth moving, site preparation, aggregates & ready mix materials and other services throughout British Columbia and the Yukon Territory. Terus Construction Ltd. is a subsidiary of ColasCanada Inc., a leading national road builder with subsidiaries in Western Canada, Ontario and Quebec. Being part of the Colas group of Companies provides impressive resources and technical expertise enabling Terus Construction Ltd. to access unique high technical and major construction projects.

Terus Construction Ltd. is a diversified construction company that delivers road building, earth moving, site preparation, aggregates & ready mix materials and other services throughout British Columbia and the Yukon Territory. Terus Construction Ltd. is a subsidiary of ColasCanada Inc., a leading national road builder with subsidiaries in Western Canada, Ontario and Quebec. Being part of the Colas group of Companies provides impressive resources and technical expertise enabling Terus Construction Ltd. to access unique high technical and major construction projects.

We are currently looking for a Purchaser to join our Purchasing team at the Terus head office located in Surrey, British Columbia.  The incumbent will be reporting to the Purchasing Manager and working directly with head office and the operations team.

You are well versed in the field of purchasing.  You possess between 5 to 8 years of related experience, preferably in the construction industry.  You are a team player paired with strong communication skills and business expertise.  You are customer service oriented and have good problem solving abilities.

 

The principal duties will consist of the following:

 

  • Establish and develop strong partnership with the management teams and business relationship with the local /regional suppliers.
  • Optimize the purchasing power of the group with regards procurement of materials and parts.
  • Implement the proper purchasing policies and procedures that will support the operations while maintaining the integrity of the purchasing function.
  • Allocate and properly code the purchasing orders in the filling systems.
  • Ensure delivery of the equipments and materials on time as per the operations and projects requirements.

 

Knowledge:

  • Computer literate knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite is essential. In addition familiarity with JD Edwards Software would be an asset.

 

Education/ Certification:

  • College degree or University degree in administration, procurement or other relevant programs. Equivalent experience will also be considered.
  • SCMA diploma/ PMAC certification would be an asset.

Terus Construction Ltd. offers opportunities for qualified people who want to grow in our high performance organization including competitive salary and benefits package, along with in house training, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities.

 

Must be able to meet all safety requirements including pre-employment drug/alcohol testing.


We would like to thank all applicants for submitting their resume.  However only applicants selected to be interviewed will be contacted.