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Teledyne Technologies Incorporated provides enabling technologies for industrial growth markets that require advanced technology and high reliability. These markets include aerospace and defense, factory automation, air and water quality environmental monitoring, electronics design and development, oceanographic research, deepwater oil and gas exploration and production, medical imaging and pharmaceutical research.​

We are looking for individuals who thrive on making an impact and want the excitement of being on a team that wins.

Job Description

  • Responsibilities Include:

  • Purchase goods, materials, components or services in line with specified cost, quality and delivery targets

  • Support the purchasing function and other relevant departments and communicate supply problems which may impact business

  • Act as an interface between suppliers and other relevant departments on purchasing processes

  • Monitor and advise on any issues which present risk or opportunity

  • Skills and Qualifications :

  • 2+ years relevant experience in procurement or materials sourcing

  • Excellent computer skills, able to use Microsoft Office

  • Experience with ERP systems: SAP knowledge an advantage

  • Strong analytical, critical thinking, complex problem solving skills, self-starter with good understanding of business controls

  • Organized, self-motivated, ability to work both independently and within a team

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

  • Creative and resourceful

  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to deal with people professionally

  • Strong time management skills and ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast paced environment

  • Provide analysis on costs, and review cost reduction activities

  • Prepare reports and updates as necessary

  • Source suppliers as required

  • Resolve shipment and invoice discrepancies

  • Manage vendor communication related to quality, coordinate RMAs ensuring departments receive key information to process transactions

  • Ensure accuracy of data in SAP, data entry as required

  • Perform other duties and special projects as assigned

Work location:

According to Teledyne policy and work requirements. Predominantly in office with opportunity for 1 day work from home unless policy changes.

Hiring range: 46,000 68,950 CAD Annual

Salary for this position will be determined based on candidate’s qualifications, experience and overall fit for the role. The indicated salary range serves as a general guideline and may be adjusted accordingly

Teledyne and all of our employees are committed to conducting business with the highest ethical standards. We require all employees to comply with all applicable laws, regulations, rules and regulatory orders. Our reputation for honesty, integrity and high ethics is as important to us as our reputation for making innovative sensing solutions.

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You may not realize it, but Teledyne enables many of the products and services you use every day .

Teledyne provides enabling technologies to sense, transmit and analyze information for industrial growth markets, including aerospace and defense, factory automation, air and water quality environmental monitoring, electronics design and development, oceanographic research, energy, medical imaging and pharmaceutical research.

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