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This section is a posting board for employment opportunities in various public and broader public organizations, and job requests from staff of the CPPC member organizations.

BC Housing – Procurement Specialist

April 15, 2014 – 11:55 am

As a key member of our Supply Chain Management department, you will drive the entire business process supporting the procurement of goods and services for all BC Housing branches and regional offices, province-wide. You’ll be front-and-centre of the tendering process; the strategic and timely procurement and acquisition of construction, renovations, equipment, services and supplies; supporting supplier relationships; and providing expertise and guidance to BC Housing staff engaged in supply chain activities. Developing, maintaining and monitoring purchasing system databases as well as the departmental website and intranet will also be part of the mix. For more information on this opportunity Click here

Government of Yukon – Procurement Advisor

March 26, 2014 – 11:02 am

Closing date: April 8, 2014

Yukon’s Department of Highways and Public Works provides services and infrastructure that Yukoners need to go about their daily lives with safety, connectivity, and purpose. Things like roads and bridges, buildings and equipment, airports and government services, and information and communications networks. It’s a big department with many tools and hats.

The Procurement Advisor is an expert on the Government of Yukon (YG) procurement framework and provides advice and support to YG procurement authorities, particularly for procurement that is high risk or complex. Client-service is provided by this position in the form of policy advice, capacity development, formal communications, and supplier development. The position participates as a member of the procurement team to ensure the smooth operation of the Procurement Support (PS) Centre and deliver projects and training that improve procurement across YG. For more information on this opportunity Click Here

Metrolinx – Procurement Analyst

March 25, 2014 – 10:05 am

Closing date: March 31, 2014

Metrolinx is an agency of the Government of Ontario and oversees GO Transit, PRESTO, Rapid Transit Implementation (RTI) and the Union Pearson Express (UPE).  Our goal is to create a transportation network that enhances the prosperity, sustainability and quality of life for the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area.

Reporting to the Manager, Business Services the Procurement Analyst will conduct financial analysis in support of category strategies, cost savings, contract negotiations/analysis and business metrics. For more information on this opportunity Click Here

Manitoba Housing – Contract Administrator

March 25, 2014 – 9:55 am

Closing date: April 21, 2014

Manitoba Housing is a crown corporation that provides a continuum of affordable housing services including rental housing, renovation, and homeownership programs. Manitoba Housing promotes independence and self-sufficiency by providing adequate, safe, and secure housing to people in need.

Reporting to the Manager, Procurement Delivery and working in a cross-functional team environment, Contract Administrators are responsible for the entire procurement cycle for a variety of goods, services and/or construction projects which support organizational capital and operating plans using strategic procurement initiatives. For more information on this opportunity Click Here

Manitoba Housing – Buyer

March 25, 2014 – 9:49 am

Closing date: April 21, 2014

Manitoba Housing provides a continuum of affordable housing services including rental housing, renovation, and homeownership programs; promotes independence and self-sufficiency by providing adequate, safe and secure housing to people in need.

Reporting to the Manager of Procurement Delivery, the Buyer supports Manitoba Housing operation teams by ensuring requisitions are addressed in a timely fashion as well as ensuring purchases achieve the best value for money opportunities; and that projects are supplied with high quality products and services which are delivered on time, within specifications, and at fair market value. For more information on this opportunity Click Here

City of Red Deer – Procurement and Contract Specialist 3

March 23, 2014 – 7:28 pm

Closing date: April 4, 2014

The City of Red Deer is always on the hunt for talented and success driven people. We offer a great work environment with the opportunity to work with a dynamic and dedicated team of likeminded professionals.

We are currently seeking the right person to fill the position of Procurement and Contract Specialist 3 within Financial Services. This position operates at senior level; it deals with high complexity matters and is fully independent. It is responsible for procurement and the legal aspects of competitive bidding and related contract processes for all departments within The City. For more information on this opportunity Click here

City of Airdrie – Waste & Recycling team leader

March 5, 2014 – 5:49 pm

Closing date: March 16, 2014

The City of Airdrie fosters a culture of accountability and values open dialogue, innovation and entrepreneurial spirit, collaborative relationships, learning, ownership and encouraging the heart. We are searching for another team member who will help us get to the next level.

The Waste & Recycling team leader is responsible for design, development, and implementation of recycling and waste diversion programs for the City of Airdrie. The team leader will have many duties such as providing leadership, technical guidance, training and coaching to a team of 7 staff. For more information on this opportunity Click here

Strathcona County – Purchasing Specialist

February 21, 2014 – 5:08 pm

Closing Date:  February 28th

Strathcona County is a dynamic and vibrant community, located in Alberta’s Capital Region. As a specialized municipality, Strathcona is made up of the urban area of Sherwood Park and a large rural area of farms, acreages and smaller hamlets. The County is home to a major regional industrial area.

Strathcona County’s Purchasing Specialist will provide expert advice, guidance and support to County staff to ensure transparent procurement practices and compliance with the Procurement Policy.  For more information on this opportunity Click here

City of Vaughan – Buyer

February 18, 2014 – 9:25 am

Closing date:  February 19, 2014

As one of Southern Ontario’s fastest growing cities, with its mix of urban and rural areas, Vaughan is an in-demand place to live and work. Vaughan is considered one of Canada’s most family friendly cities with a dynamic and diverse population of over 300,000. With one of the top performing economies, a growing tourism industry and an enviable portfolio of recreational and cultural venues, this is the place where you want to be.

You will be responsible for coordinating, consolidating, monitoring, of procurement activities/contracts for various supplies and services within the Purchasing Services authority for the City of Vaughan and Library Services in accordance with the Corporate Joint Services Agreement, Corporate Purchasing Policies and Procedures, and governmental purchasing code of ethics. Ensures timely delivery of supplies and services, research products / services through various forms of media. Click here  for more information and to apply.

Marine Atlantic – Director of Supply Chain Management

January 30, 2014 – 3:13 pm

Closing date:  February 17

Marine Atlantic is a vital transportation link providing a daily ferry service between the ports of Port aux Basques, NL and North Sydney, NS. We also provide a seasonal ferry service between the ports of Argentia, NL and North Sydney, NS.

At Marine Atlantic, our employees are committed to safety, strive for excellence, work with integrity, and work as a team. We are currently looking for a Director of Supply Chain Management to work at our North Sydney location. Reporting to the VP Finance, the Director of Supply Chain Management is responsible for Procurement and Materials Management.  For further details  Click here