Purchaser (Forestry, Logging & Mill Operations)

Full Time

  Impact Recruitment Inc

  Quesnel / Prince George / Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada

Our forestry client is hiring a Purchaser for their mill in Northern BC! Are you a Purchaser that is longing to work at a progressive organization where your voice will be heard? Now is your chance! Make Mackenzie the destination which will springboard your career!

One of North America’s leading, diverse forestry companies are seeking a Purchaser to be involved in full-cycle human resources.


You would be joining one of Canada’s top natural resources companies. While the company operates a variety of facilities throughout this great land of ours, this role would have you nestled among the tall trees surrounding Mackenzie, in Northern BC. For those of you who didn’t grow up in this beautiful hamlet, you might not know that in winter Mackenzie is famous for snowmobiling, x-country and downhill skiing, skating, snowshoeing and ice fishing. In warmer months you might find yourself hiking, mountain biking, camping, boating and fishing.

Their clients are located worldwide and represent an extremely diverse cross section of industries. Your leadership team consists of highly educated and extremely well-respected individuals. They have worked hard to foster a positive, team-oriented environment for you to join, where you would feel valued and cared for. Known for being one of Canada's most innovative and flexible natural resource companies, they have a reputation of creating industry leaders, and you could be next!


The Purchaser is responsible for acquiring goods, services and supplies for the Mackenzie, taking responsibility for the plant’s materials and operating supplies inventory level and accuracy. You would ensure the efficient flow of materials and services required, including supplier selection, contractual arrangements, sourcing, cost analysis, inventory reduction initiatives and day to day order placement for materials and services. Integrity, trust and interpersonal savvy are essential for success.


• 2+ years’ purchasing experience or equivalent;
• Purchasing designation or on your mind;
• Excellent analytical, interpersonal, organizational, time management and communication skills;
• Problem-solving with strong decision-making capability;
• Proficient with Microsoft Office and an ERP system.


• Salary: $60,000-$75,000, and bonus
• Comprehensive benefits package, including paid MSP
• RRSP matching up to 7%
• Relocation package