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  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Boise
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Monday, 29 November 2021
    Skills and responsibility:
    * Computer operator skills:
    o Data entry
    o Operate production systems
     Start, Stop and Reorder job flows based on a fluid priority schedule
     Monitor production runs status
     Troubleshoot basic issues using in house applications
     Collect and analyze basic production metrics and data
    o Basic reporting and passdown of production activities

    Candidates for this position will be expected to utilize a variety of custom utility tools that will enable the team member to launch distributed program flows, monitor production compute farms, licensing, alert notifications, and time at current flow step. This production technician position requires the active participation of the contractor to monitor and report opportunities to reduce cycle time for each job. The technician will watch notifications sent by the system, follow up with preliminary investigations, forward key information to appropriate team members and notifications when necessary to keep all aspects of day to day production running efficiently.

    Location and schedule / hours:
    * Ability to work remotely or on-site in Boise
    * Monday-Friday 8-5 availability
    * Occasional need for Saturday morning work

    Tentative start date:
    * ASAP
    * Training will be provided

    Contracting period:
    * 6 months from start date
    * Need to be re-evaluated prior to completion of 6 months
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Calgary
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Sunday, 28 November 2021
    Manpower Staffing is currently recruiting a contract Jr. Purchasing Agent for our client located in NE Calgary.

    Schedule: Monday-Friday; 8:00PM-5:00PM

    Length of Assignment: Ongoing

    Job Description:
    As a Jr. Purchasing Agent, you will be responsible for but not limited to performing the daily, weekly, monthly and annual purchasing requirements and should have the ability to work collaboratively with the management and support teams to achieve the optimum performance in Quality, Cost, Service and Employee Satisfaction.

    Responsibilities:
    *Responsible for buying materials, parts, supplies and equipment in a timely and cost effective way while maintaining high quality standards and specifications.
    *Maintain the Purchase Order tracking system which includes the cancellation, re-scheduling and expediting of current orders.
    *Maintain all data in MRP system related to purchasing (ie: supply agreements, pricing, contact info etc.)
    *Manage vendor relationships and assists in building effective partnerships.
    *Assist with sourcing and new/alternative products and vendors to support new and existing products.
    *Assist in the development, implementation and maintenance of a vendor qualification system.
    *Light inventory duties may be required

    Qualifications:
    *Post-Secondary Diploma
    *ERP/MRP related experience a must
    *Shipping experience considered an asset but not a requirement
    *Able to be flexible and multi task
    *3-5 years related experience
    *Proficient in Microsoft office tools especially Excel
    *Excellent team participation skills and ability to work with people from diversified backgrounds
    *Excellent written and verbal communication and organizational skills
    *Experience in industrial purchasing and procurement would be an asset and or SCMA certification

    In addition to gaining valuable experience with industry leading companies, Manpower rewards associates with:
    *Weekly pay via direct deposit
    *Medical, Dental, and Life Insurance benefits
    *Vacation and General Holiday Pay
    *Complimentary access to Manpower's online university with over 5000 courses
    *Referral bonus program

    Apply today by visiting our website and/or creating and managing your profile at www.manpower.ca.

    Manpower would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, due to the number of individuals applying to positions at Manpower, only successful applicants will be contacted. All other resumes will be retained for future opportunities.

    Manpower is dedicated to building a diverse workforce that reflects the diversity of Canada. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity access our services and programs. We encourage all to participate in our staffing and workforce development opportunities, including people of any ethnic or national background, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, Indigenous Peoples and persons with disabilities

    To learn more about the changing world of work, please visit our website at www.manpowerab.com, like Manpower Alberta on Facebook, follow us on Instagram @manpower_alberta, and follow us on Twitter @ManpowerAB
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Brantford
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Wednesday, 24 November 2021
    Our client, a leader in healthier and happier food products, is looking to add a purchaser/buyer to their team on a 6 month contract position. This position does have a possibility of extension and/or permanent offer. This position does require CAPEX experience. Capex experience is critical to the success of this position.

    Purchaser/Buyer-$30.00 per hour

    What's the job?

    - Ensure strategic sourcing of Capex related goods and services
    - Support in delivering Value Creation Programs across the global network of suppliers
    - Strategically source and negotiate projects and lead the Supplier Relationship Management (SRM)
    - Develop and maintain working relationships with both internal and external business stakeholders
    - Deliver on key financial targets such as gross margin improvement through savings and cash flow improvement by applying (e.g.) smart buying tools
    - Optimize the current Capex network and consolidate if needed
    - Execute sustainability agenda

    What's in it for you?

    - 6 month contract with possibility for extension and/or permanent offer
    - $30 per hour + 4% vacation pay
    - Monday to Friday 8 am to 430 pm schedule
    - Paid weekly
    - Work with a leader in the food industry

    What do you bring to the job?

    - Minimum of two years' experience in Capex procurement.
    - Ability to analyze sourcing data and conceptualize sourcing strategies.
    - Negotiation, influencing, and stakeholder management skills.
    - Experience in large-scale change management projects is a plus.
    - Exemplify a high degree of personal integrity.
    - Enjoy working in a virtual and multicultural working environment.
    - Knowledge of local regulations is a key selection criterium.
    - Management of change orders and negotiations.
    - Experience with local general contractors.
    - Understanding of the Canadian market.
    - Ability to clear a criminal background check

    If you are interested in this position, please submit your resume to [email protected] or select apply today.

    Select Apply Now and qualified applicants will hear from a recruiter within 24 hours.
    Know someone else who might be interested? Refer them to us for a referral bonus.

    Manpower Group recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At Manpower Group, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Augusta
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 23 November 2021
    Public Sector Contract and Procurement Specialist Job in Augusta, Maine

    💲💲 Pay: $35-40 per hour
    ⏰ Schedule: M-F 📆 Assignment Length: Temp-to-Hire

    Are you looking for more responsibility? Would you like a foot-in-the-door job opportunity? We are now hiring a Contract and Procurement Specialist for a client in Augusta. If you are looking to make a positive impact, you might be interested in this job. Apply today!

    ☑️ Perks:
    * Position with responsibility
    * Foot-in-the-door job opportunity
    * Access to health, dental, and vision benefits
    * Maine earned paid leave

    ☑️ Duties:
    * Provide planning, coordination, and support for program staff
    * Assist program managers to monitor program spending
    * Assist with development of Requests for Proposals and information
    * Monitor program expenditures
    * Use State databases and computer systems
    * Be in contact with the Division of Contract Management (DCM) and Department of Administrative and Financial Services (DAFS)

    ☑️ Requirements:
    * State Contract and Procurement Experience required

    We've made it easy to apply for this Contract and Procurement Specialist job in Augusta, Maine. Simply contact us by choosing an option below.

    Not sure if this is the right job for you? No worries, we have many other positions available that may interest you. Apply now to start a conversation.

    ✔️ Apply Now: see below
    📱 Text: 'CONTRACT' to 207.560.0909
    📞 Call: 207.622.1535
    📧 Email: [email protected]
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Waynesville
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Sunday, 21 November 2021
    Purchase/ Procurement Agent

    $18.00- $20.00

    Waynesville Area

    Immediate Opening!





    Are you looking for a challenge or a new, exciting opportunity? Do you have experience in supply chain or administrative work? Then, Manpower has an opportunity for you.



    What's in it for you?

    * Weekly pay
    * On the job training
    * Tuition reimbursement
    * Skill advancement
    * Temp to perm hire



    What's the job?



    Under the direction of the HR Director, coordinate the day-to-day execution of assigned human resource duties in order o support the business strategy.

    What you bring to the job



    * Associate degree or higher education preferred/ With experience in the Procurement Field
    * Working knowledge of MS Office Products (Excel, Access, etc.)
    * Ability to read, write and understand instructions
    * Ability to work with minimum supervision
    * Ability to submit to and pass drug screen and criminal background checks

    Select APPLY NOW to hear from a recruiter within 24 hours.

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    ManpowerGroup recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At ManpowerGroup, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Mentor
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Tuesday, 16 November 2021
    Responsibility for the following areas:

    Prepare purchase orders, solicit bid proposals, and review requisitions for goods and services.

    Purchase the highest quality merchandise at the lowest possible price and in correct amounts.

    Research and evaluate suppliers based on price, quality, selection, service, support, availability, reliability, production and distribution capabilities, and the supplier's reputation and history.

    Negotiate and administer contracts with suppliers, vendors, and other representatives.

    Analyze price proposals, financial reports, and other data and information to determine reasonable prices.

    Maintain and review computerized or manual records of items purchased, costs, deliveries, product performance, and inventories.

    Write and review product specifications, maintaining a working technical knowledge of the goods or services to be purchased.

    Formulate policies and procedures for bid proposals and procurement of goods and services.

    Evaluate and monitor contract performance to ensure compliance with contractual obligations and to determine need for changes.

    Monitor shipments to ensure that goods come in on time and resolve problems related to undelivered goods.

    Review catalogs, industry periodicals, directories, trade journals, and Internet sites and consult with other department personnel to locate necessary goods and services.

    Monitor changes affecting supply and demand, tracking market conditions, price trends, or futures markets.

    Confer with staff, users, and vendors to discuss defective or unacceptable goods or services and determine corrective action.

    Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.

    Identifying measures or indicators of system performance and the actions needed to improve or correct performance, relative to the goals of the system.

    Determining how a system should work and how changes in conditions, operations, and the environment will affect outcomes.

    Determining how money will be spent to get the work done, and accounting for these expenditures.

    Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

    Progressive experience in materials, logistics, procurement, and/or purchasing functions. Manufacturing experience is preferred.

    Must have thorough understanding of material flow and act as expert in knowledge of inventory processes.

    Experience in Purchasing/Buying of industrial products is preferred.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Woodbridge
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Monday, 15 November 2021
    Our reputable client in Woodbridge is growing and seeking a Buyer. Join our growing team at our office in Woodbridge as a Buyer supporting a distribution facility delivering packaging products across North America. Successful applicants will receive the following package:

    Purchasing Buyer $50,000-$70,000 yearly

    What's in it for you?
    *$50,000-$70,000 yearly to start based on experience
    *Benefits package offered after 6 months
    *Monday to Friday day shift no weekends required
    *Beautiful office environment
    *Permanent position
    *Supportive team environment

    What is the job?
    *Responsible for processing purchase orders, negotiating with suppliers, tracking orders, creating and maintaining inventory
    *Acquisition of materials necessary to support the production and service requirements of the company
    *Maintain inventory to support the daily operation of company, plan and forecast accordingly
    *Main contact for internal clients from customer service, liaison between warehouse and suppliers
    *Develop strong working relationships with, sales, to understand and anticipate procurement needs and to enhance supply chain business processes
    *Address product quality and delivery concerns with supplier
    *Some general administration required

    What do you bring to the job?
    *Strong computer skills required, (MS Suite, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel, Word)
    *5-10 years of experience as a Buyer or Purchaser preferably in a similar setting
    *Previous experience with SAP or ERP system preferred
    *Strong communication skills both written and verbal
    *Ability to work independently and as part of a team
    *Bachelor's degree is considered an asset

    Select Apply Now and qualified applicants will hear from a recruiter within 24 hours.

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    Manpower Group recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At Manpower Group, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: North Mankato
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Tuesday, 09 November 2021
    Associate Buyer $19 per hour

    Our client in North Mankato is seeking an Associate buyer to support manufacturing operations to achieve 100% on time delivery performance by purchasing materials in the most cost-effective manner with consideration to historical information, forecasts, and other available intelligence to equally maintain the desired levels of inventory. Do you have experience in purchasing/materials? If so, then this is the right fit for you!

    What's in it for you?
    * Full Time
    * Monday-Friday 8a-5p
    * Temp To Hire
    * $19 per hour
    * Weekly Paycheck

    What is the job?
    * Place purchase orders with vendors to ensure proper supply of materials to meet daily production need and provide key vendors with forecasts updated on a regular basis (at least monthly) to ensure proper supply of needed materials.
    * Use Oracle MRP module to optimize inventory turns and release Po's to vendors with proper lead-times needed and ensure all Safety stocks & lead times & Minimum order quantities are correct in oracle, adjusting accordingly as demand changes.
    * Manage all open and past due Po's within Oracle by using Open / Late Orders report.
    * Proactively communicate with suppliers as needed regarding supply needs, shortages, pricing, and invoicing issues.
    * Provide monthly feedback to key vendors on metrics such as quality and on time delivery.
    * Review Raw Material & Excess Inventory each week to help in reducing any slow moving / excess inventory issues
    * Ensure proper raw material costs are maintained within Oracle for standard costing purposes.
    * Support inventory on hand accuracy improvement projects by working with production departments, engineering, and stockroom associates to correct bill of material issues and maintain accurate inventory on hand reporting.
    * Maintain correct item setups in Oracle, planner codes, price costs, lead times, sourcing rules, etc. to ensure efficient use of Oracle MRP.
    * Support Strategic Sourcing projects and initiatives as required.
    * Providing cost savings ideas on a regular basis
    * Maintain highest standards of integrity and maintains honest, fair, and legal relationships with all vendors.

    What do you bring to the job?
    * Minimum 2 years materials/purchasing experience in high volume manufacturing environment.
    * Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    * MRP/ERP experience a must, Oracle preferred.
    * APICS certification a plus
    * Must be a team player
    * Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint knowledge

    What are the requirements for the position?
    * High School Diploma, Associate Degree in Business preferred
    * Background and Drug Screen

    So, are you interested? Know someone who might be? Connect with us right away for the opportunity for a solid career. Help friends and family find a job!
    Manpower
    2746 Superior Dr. NW
    Rochester, MN 55901
    507-285-0710

    ManpowerGroup recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At ManpowerGroup, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Ann Arbor
    Job Type : Temporary
    Date: Tuesday, 09 November 2021
    Manpower, Inc. of SE Michigan is currently seeking qualified candidates for a Purchasing Associate located in Ann Arbor, MI! This is a great long-term administrative opportunity to work for a premier Automotive company. This is a full-time position working day shift hours Monday-Friday. The Purchasing Associate will be responsible for Import operating procedures, Service administration PO Issuance, Administrative office duties (travel, catering, expense reports) and will be required to resolve day to day supplier issues. Ideal candidates will have prior experience with automotive companies and skilled with Excel. H.S. Diploma is required. Preferred Bachelor's degree in related field.

    For more information call or text "PURCHASING" to 734-665-3757.

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    Manpower, Inc. of SE Michigan is an Equal Opportunity Employer.