Buyer - Tooling

Place: Joliet


Job Description

Innovative manufacturer of zero-emission vehicles
Leader in transportation electrification in North America
It’s us!
Every day, in our own way, we help improve our environment and our society.

Come build the future with us!

Why you should join our team

  • You’ll work in an exciting and constantly evolving work environment (you won’t get bored with us)!
  • We totally understand. Your family and your health come first!
  • Your hours are flexible, and we trust you!
  • We are really opened to having employees working remotely – we know it works!
  • We offer (rock-solid) insurance coverage, and a great employee assistance program!
  • At Lion, your career potential is limitless!

Reporting to the Supply Chain Manager, the Buyer will manage product procurement and inventory from suppliers. They'll oversee the constant availability of products and control inventories according to specific variables and issues.

As part of your daily work, you would have to:

  • Issue purchase orders to maintain inventory levels.
  • Manage stock levels and age, obsolete and discontinued products.
  • Monitor and respond to market conditions according to company guidelines.
  • Analyze sales forecasts to plan upcoming demand.
  • Double check pricing accuracy of purchase orders and invoices.
  • Work with the Operations department to oversee the receipt of goods.
  • Manage product returns to suppliers.
  • Make sure the procurement software is up to date.
  • All other related tasks.

If you read our description this far, it means you’re interested! Read on…

What you need to succeed in this position:


  • Must be bilingual (French and English)
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office suite (Word, Excel)
  • Knowledge of an integrated management system (ERP) an asset


  • Prioritization
  • Handles multiple responsibilities well

Aptitudes and Approaches

  • Autonomous
  • Initiative
  • Creative
  • Analytical
  • Logical
  • Organized
  • Structured

Studies and Experience

  • College diploma in purchasing or procurement, an asset
  • 2 years of procurement experience in the manufacturing sector

We can’t wait to talk with you!



Job Benefits

  • Flexible work schedule
  • Group insurance coverage
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Recognition of years of service
  • Access to professional development
  • Competitive salaries
  • Exceptional work environment

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