Position Description

Purchaser
Location Vancouver, BC
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LMI Technologies, recognized as one of Canada’s 50 Best Workplaces, is a medium-sized technology company built on a culture of openness, respect and professional excellence. At LMI our staff work passionately toward the common goal of designing and delivering innovative 3D machine vision solutions to OEMs and System Integrators working in industrial factory automation around the world. The result of this teamwork is high-performance, easy-to-implement and cost-effective 3D sensor technologies that deliver the best results in even the most challenging 3D inline inspection applications.

What will you do as a Purchaser? 

LMI Technologies is currently looking for a Purchaser to join our Purchasing team within the Operations department. This role is responsible for issuing purchase orders as required and monitoring purchased product delivery. The Purchaser reports to the Supply Chain Manager while working closely with other Purchasers and other teams. 

Typical duties, responsibilities and activities include:

  • Conduct all purchasing activities in accordance with Quality Management System requirements.

  • Negotiates delivery requirements and quantities with suppliers.

  • Records and issues all Purchase Order (PO) as required.Ensures deliveries of goods are in accordance with PO quality and on-time delivery requirements.

  • Expedites deliveries of purchased products as needed.

  • Communicates with vendors regarding Non-Conforming Materials following MRB meetings and ensures timely response to Vendor Return Authorization reports.

  • Maintains stock level based on Netsuite Re-order Report & Demand Caster planner action report

  • Ensures that technical documentation, product configuration and specification provided to suppliers are complete, accurate and up-to-date.

  • Manages the status of and updates purchasing and vendor related information in Netsuite database.

  • Proactively contributes to and implements continuous improvement initiatives.

  • Manages source change & cost reduction activities as required.

  • Drives supplier evaluation process for assigned suppliers.

  • Adheres to LMI Employee Policy Manual.

 

What you need to be successful?

  • Post secondary Technical or Business diploma.

  • Minimum 1 year of purchasing experience.

  • Experience with ERP systems.

  • Experience with Quality Management System (QMS).

  • Solid interpersonal skills to communicate appropriately in a team environment.

‚ÄčHow to submit your interest?

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity and working for a fast-growing global technology company with an inspiring and engaging workplace environment, please submit your application to our Human Resources team in confidence by clicking the “Apply Now” button. 

While we appreciate your interest in LMI very much, we are only able to respond to candidates selected for further consideration. We look forward to talking to you about the possibilities of beginning a rewarding new chapter of your career!

Why being inclusive is important to us?

At LMI Technologies, we are an Equal Opportunity employer and we value the diversity of the people we hire and serve. We strive to build and grow our team that fosters variety in backgrounds, perspectives, experiences and skills. We embrace inclusiveness in our workplace, so we can utilize each person’s talents and strengths.

If you are interested in working for a fast-growing global technology company with an inspiring and engaging workplace environment, we invite you to apply and talk about the possibilities of beginning a rewarding new chapter of your career.

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