Service Centre Buyer


Located in Sarnia, ON

Salary: $35.00-$55.00/hour

Job summary: A leading local employer has an immediate opportunity for an energetic and self-motivated Service Centre Buyer to work within a fast-paced, high volume environment. Job duties will include contacting vendors to obtain and verify price and source of supply, making delivery arrangements with carriers and vendors, creating purchase orders and ensuring all pertinent information is obtained and verified with the vendor and end user, releasing purchase orders against vendor agreements, updating material source of supply and information within the system to streamline future purchases, assisting with material information updates and changes, confirming and expediting purchase orders to maintain on-time delivery, resolving discrepancies between purchase orders and vendor invoices, following-up on non-conformance of materials and deliveries with end user and vendor, qualifying contractors for onsite labour prior to purchase order creation, maintaining vendor base for timely and accurate supply alignment, and participating in the implementation of improvement plans. 

Location: Sarnia, ON

Position type: Contract (approximately one year) 

Pay: $35.00-$55.00/hour

Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-4:30pm 


  • University graduate with two years of related experience, Business Diploma with three years of experience, or five years of directly related experience
  • Ability to communicate clearly to customers at all levels in the company
  • High level of proficiency in Microsoft Office suite and SAP
  • Ability to work under pressure of changing priorities 

Ways to apply:

Benefits available to Express associates:

  • Medical benefits
  • Referral bonuses
  • Reward programs
  • Career training and development resources
  • Scholarship Program
  • National retailer discounts

About Express Employment Professionals:

Founded in 1983, Express today employs 540,000 people across over 800 franchise locations worldwide. Our long-term goal of putting a million people to work is at the heart of our company's vision: to help as many people as possible find good jobs by helping as many clients as possible find good people. The Sarnia Express Employment Professionals franchise began operation in 2006, and serves Sarnia-Lambton and surrounding areas with temporary staffing, contract workers, and direct hire placement in a variety of fields, including engineering, manufacturing, skilled trades, technical, accounting/finance, human resources, I.T., administrative, and light industrial. There is no cost to job seekers for our services. The ISO certified office has grown steadily, and has placed over 5,000 people with local businesses over the last ten years. Express is proud to be a Certified Military Friendly Employer through Canada Company, and to have received Inavero's Best of Staffing Talent Award based on the satisfaction of our placed talent.

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Express Office: Sarnia
347 Christina Street North
Sarnia, ON N7T 5V6
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