Eclipse Automation

What We’ve Won
In 2021, Eclipse Automation was named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for the seventh consecutive year by Deloitte – and that makes us a Platinum member. It’s a prestigious designation that we’re thrilled to uphold. We’re also a six-year recipient of the Growth 500 Award, celebrating Canada’s most dynamic and successful businesses.

What’s In It for YOU?

The Eclipse team is 900+ strong, working out of 17 locations across 5 countries and 3 continents. Our people are our greatest assets and our biggest competitive advantage. That’s why we ensure that they’re taken care of with comprehensive benefit packages that support the growth and well-being along with many additional perks such as:

• Tuition Reimbursement Program
• On-site Employee Gym, Free Snacks, Employee Events
• RRSP/DPSP Program eligible on day one
• Three weeks of vacation to start
• Career Development & International Exchange

When you join Eclipse Automation, you become a member of a dynamic world-wide team of experts, visionaries, dreamers, and builders whose know-how is unparalleled. A team that’s helping design and build our future, one innovation at a time.

Come and see what your future has in store. Your next exhilarating career move awaits!

Role Overview
Reporting to the Supply Chain Manager, the


will work indirectly with Project Management, Operations and Design Engineers to ensure project goals are met on budget. The Buyer is responsible for sourcing, negotiating and purchasing all goods and services to meet the Company’s operational requirements. The Buyer is the Purchasing subject matter expert and interacts with functional teams across the organization to support successful customer delivery. This is a fast-paced position requiring the ability to manage competing priorities and a high level of attention to detail. .

The Buyer job responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
Research, source, select and purchase quality products and material
Responsible for inventory control, purchasing information and system accuracy
Custodian of the Supply Chain for tools, techniques and technology to support growth
Process requisitions and manage POs for delivery
Responsible for managing inbound supply and supporting change as required
Key influencer for implementing change and technology as it relates to supply chain
Manage development and communication of weekly, monthly and quarterly metrics and business reviews
Generate high-value purchase orders and ensure that all purchases are properly approved and consistent with company policies and procedures
Implement and maintain department procedures and standards
Recommend Eclipse Data Base improvements on an ongoing basis to increase efficiency throughout the company

Project Execution:
Development of the Supplier base and related tools that meet project timing, inventory and customer delivery targets
Build relationships with suppliers, develop partnerships and negotiate for best cost solutions
Analyze market trends and apply this knowledge to make insightful buying decisions
Develop and maintain strong relationships with internal and external groups
Must be self-motivated and lead by example with a positive attitude and outlook
Foster the development of a culture reflective of the core values of the business
Expectation of travel to Eclipse locations is less than 20% of the time; however may be exceeded in exceptional circumstances to meet organizational needs
Completion of either a University Degree or College Diploma in Materials Management, Business Management or a Purchasing / Administration for Businesses related program, or equivalent experience

Minimum 3 years’ experience in one or more of the following disciplines: Production Planning, Buying, Master Scheduler, Operations Manager, Production Manager, Commodity management
Excellent communication and analytical skills. Ability to assess qualitative and quantitative information to formulate an analysis complete with recommendations that will positively impact cost, process or delivery
Strong relationship management skills
Highly organized, self-starter
APICS CPIM and/or CSCP Certification preferred
Lean Manufacturing Experience preferred
ERP system experience
Must be proficient at using MS Office, including Excel and PowerPoint
High attention to detail
Ability to exercise discretion and manage a high level of confidentiality
Demonstrated change agent
About Eclipse

Here at Eclipse Automation, creation and innovation is at our core, and our culture reflects that. Fast paced and continuously fostering growth, we encourage the entrepreneurial spirit that our Teams embody, and leverage each of their strengths to do better for our people, our clients, and our communities.

Our teams are made up of are innovators, thinkers, and doers, with the know-how and expertise to exceed expectations, and the relentless spirit to create and reinvent. Our people are what enable us to live up to our name – to eclipse all others, inspiring and creating outcomes that change the world.

Eclipse is an AODA compliant organization, and accommodations are available upon request.

We support an environment where teams work together and where people can learn, grow, and thrive.