Purchasing Officer in Montreal at Volt

Date Posted: 7/15/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $17.85 - $20.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt is looking to hire a Purchasing Officer for our client in the Procurement industry in Montreal, QC. This role is a 6 months contract with possibility of extension.

This role is a great opportunity to be immersed in a diverse organization.

Job Description:

  • Job Title: Purchasing Officer
  • Client: In the Procurement industry
  • Employer: Volt Workforce Solutions
  • Location: Montreal, QC, H3B2S2/ H3B0E3
  • Term: 6 months for now with possibility of contract renewal
  • Tentative start: March 1st 2018
  • Pay Rate: $17.85 – $20 hour as per experience (TA) + benefits + accrued vacation pay
  • Shift: Day – On a 37.5 hours week.


  • Responsible for purchasing and negotiating materials, equipment, and supplies from vendors.
  • Evaluates vendor quotes and services to determine most desirable suppliers.


  • Requires a bachelor's degree and 0-3 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a field.
  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.
  • Works under immediate supervision.
  • Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.
  • Able to communicate with management supervisor regarding any issues. 
  • Able to communicate in English and French.