October 14 2021
Industries Airspace, Aviation, National Defence
Categories Aerospace, Aviation, Airport, Purchasing, Logistics, Supply Chain, Purchasing, Procurement, Contracts, Transport, Logistics, Supply Chain, Purchasing
Ottawa, ON

Other Details: Reporting to Manager, Purchasing & Stores

Level: Non-Bargaining

Skills and Qualifications

Include, but not limited to, the following minimum skills and qualifications:

  • Post Secondary Education (2 years);
  • Four (4) years of previous experience ;
  • PMAC program or other Purchasing/Business related courses will be an asset;
  • Previous experience in Aerospace Stores or a related Materials Management role will be an asset;
  • Previous experience with inventory analysis;
  • Proven skills in vendor negotiations;
  • Possess strong communication and organization skills;
  • Able to perform duties with minimal supervision;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with experience dealing with internal and external customers;
  • Solid working knowledge of Word;
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel;
  • Solid working knowledge of Microsoft Power BI;
  • Ability to speak French/English an asset;
  • Ability to communicate in Inuktut a definite asset;
  • Ability to obtain and retain an Airport Restricted Area Identity Card in accordance with the Airport Restricted Area Access Clearance Program regulated by Transport Canada.

Duties and Responsibilities

Interested candidates should be able to perform the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Purchasing of Aeronautical Products, Commercial Parts and Supplies;
  • Purchasing of Corporate Goods and Services;
  • Analyze inventory, market & sell surplus material;
  • Maintain and nurture professional relationships with vendors and providers;
  • Support departmental team approach to fulfill Company needs in other product lines as required;
  • Expedite back-orders from all vendors/suppliers to enhance timely delivery of all materials;
  • Prepare, issue and develop RFQ’s;
  • Conduct vendor interviews;
  • Prepare required paperwork for acquisition, accounting and receiving of inventory;
  • Record and report to Management as required;
  • Advise maintenance on various technical aspects of parts requested;
  • Availability for after hours on call required (ie. nights, weekends);
  • Other duties as assigned.

Is this the job for you?

Apply in writing with a cover letter and résumé to:

Canadian North Human Resources Department
Fax: 613-254-6280

Internal and External candidates will be interviewed simultaneously. Only successful candidates will be contacted for interviews. Canadian North is committed to employment equity.

This advisory was posted on October 13, 2021.

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