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Procurement Manager

Specializing in heavy civil infrastructure construction, mining applications and energy development, Bird Heavy Civil Ltd. is a leading supplier to Canada's resource industries. Having been in business for over 80 years, and offices located throughout Canada, O’Connell offers a stable and challenging work environment. As an equal opportunity employer we accept applications from all qualified persons. We offer a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package and an excellent rotation schedule.

Close Date: 2016-12-15

Job Description:

Based from the Montreal Corporate Office, the Procurement Manager will work closely with our Operations and Maintenance departments to ensure a timely supply of necessary products and services essential for the company's operations. The Procurement Manager will also develop, implemet and oversee the process improvemet initiatives for the Company's procurement activities.   Duties inlcude but are not limited to the following:


College Diploma or University Degree in Procurement Management, Business Administration or Engineering

7-10 years progressive experience in a purchasing role

C.P.P. designation preferred or working towards


Montreal, Qc

Job Qualifications:

Exceptional bilingual oral and written communication skills to cimmunicate effectively with all levels within teh organization and with external stakeholders

Strong writing skills for creating reports, correspondence, contracts, requests, bids, and other documentation

Exceptional forecasting ability

Excellent time and project management skills

Purchasing experiene in the heavy civl construction industry or heavy equipment will be an advantge

Lean/Six Sigma exprience is an asset

Strong computer skills

Inventory Control

Able to work efficiently as part of a team as well as independently

Regular travel required

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