Full Time


Full Time

Are you a dynamic individual looking to grow your career? If so, DBG Canada Limited would like to hear from you.


DBG Canada Limited is a growth-oriented, dynamic and innovative leader in the manufacture and supply of assembly modules and high quality metal stamping and fabrication to the automotive, heavy truck, military and consumer goods industries. At DBG, we would like our Associates to spend their entire career with us. We rely on the strength and experience of our Associates to assist in our success. Your input is not only valued, it is required for the benefit of our organization. If this is a company that you would like to be part of come join our team.




The  Buyer/ Planner is responsible for ensuring timely delivery of required material to support production, purchasing cost targets, timing requirements, while maintaining DBG’s quality standards. Interface with external suppliers and internal groups to ensure all aspects of supply chain are reviewed and maintained.



  • Plan production material based on customer releases and production schedule
  • Expedite required materials to support ongoing production
  • Identify potential cost-saving opportunities
  • Work in compliance and conform to QMS, EMS and H&S standards, Policies, Objectives, Impact & Aspect and Hazard and Risks
  • Generate commodity cost estimates to build sourcing, negotiations, and supplier development strategies
  • Collaborate with other departments to verify compliance to budget and timings
  • Responsible for supplier performance analysis in areas of quality and delivery
  • Maintains supplier files, purchase prices, price fluctuations, and quality records using JD Edwards
  • Monitor and analyze vendor costs, lead times, delivery performance and blanket orders
  • Negotiate with current and new vendors for quotations
  • Coordinate with plant/ production scheduler to forecast upcoming needs
  • Partners with business stakeholders to confirm business requirements for purchases adhering to procurement processes and policies
  • Generate, prepare and analyze reports from JD Edwards
  • Provide support for both strategic issues and supplier performance issues
  • Ensure accurate and timely information is provided to both vendors and management
  • Maintain inventory levels adhering to DBG’s standards and / or goals
  • Work closely with vendors to develop a mutually beneficial, long-term relationship
  • Have a good understanding of duties, brokerage, and logistical channels
  • Monitor supplier performance to mitigate risk and resolve issues
  • Manage and optimize purchased items, deliveries, and inventory
  • Work with various departments, including, quality, engineering, materials, and finance
  • Be discreet to ensure Company confidentiality
  • Promote, maintain, and encourage a safe work environment and good housekeeping for all associates
  • Other duties as assigned



  • Must have 2 years’ experience in a manufacturing setting
  • Post-secondary education relating to the automotive or manufacturing industry
  • PMAC designation an asset



  • Proficient in using various computer software, JD Edwards an asset
  • Must have strong attention to detail
  • Must have good mathematical and problem solving skills
  • Willing to work occasional overtime if required
  • Must have the ability to prioritize and reprioritize tasks to meet deadlines
  • Some Inter-city travel may be required
  • Experience in negotiations with companies within the steel and metrology industry
  • Knowledge of USMCA is an asset
We would like to thank all applicants for applying however only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted.

We are an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing persons with disabilities equal opportunities regarding all employment activities, including access to jobs and accommodations during employment as required, in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code (OHRC) and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.

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