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Fort St John, BC
Roska DBO Inc. is currently seeking a full-time Purchaser in our Fort St.John area.  This is a 5/2 shift and you must be local to the area.
Candidates should have at least three years of experience in the oilfield industry. With a strong knowledge of purchasing of oilfield materials, equipment along with some proficiency in word-processing and spreadsheet applications is required.  A diploma or journeyman certificate in a related field would be an asset from a recognized technical institute is also a requirement.  The successful candidate will have solid communication, organizational and team skills complemented with a strong work ethic.

Reporting to the Central Superintendent and Maintenance Foreman, the purchaser responsibilities include but are not limited to, the following:

  • Intermediate level computer skills in Word, Excel • Strong written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Effective negotiation skills when dealing with vendors/suppliers
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Effective team player with a high level of initiative and integrity.
  • Effective problem solving skills with the ability to "quickly think on the feet" to resolve problems using a practical, common sense approach
  • Attention to detail • Dependability and reliability; demonstration of regular and punctual attendance Knowledge and experience with operating lifting equipment (forklift).
  • Use the Bill of Material to manage the purchasing and logistics of materials required for each specific project/job.
  • Participate in the recommendation and implementation of approved purchasing policies and procedures.
  • Manage purchase requisitions or quotes on materials to ensure appropriate decisions are made regarding choice of suppliers; obtain purchase order numbers; ensure suppliers and purchase order requirements meet.
  • Develop and maintain a master inventory binder/database, and maintain an accurate count of all  inventory.
  • Follow all required Occupational Health and Safety policies and procedures including WHMIS procedures, and the wearing of appropriate personal protective equipment (e.g., safety glasses, steel toed boots)
  • Adhere to quality procedures and work instructions, and actively participate in the quality improvement process. Working Conditions: • Primarily indoor industrial work setting • Overtime may be required.
  • Determine method of shipment and arrange shipping; prepare bills of lading, customs forms, invoices and other shipping documents manually or by computer.  Move shipments by hand or using material handling equipment.
  • Know proper shipping procedures for transportation of dangerous goods.
  • Inspect and verify incoming goods against invoices or other documents, record shortages and reject damaged goods.
  • Perform general housekeeping task within the shipping/receiving area.
  • Ensure main yard is maintained and complete storage yard inspections when required.
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s license.

Roska DBO Inc. is a customer-focused operations company with a 25+ year track record, offering expertise in production and equipment solutions on well sites and facilities. Based in Grande Prairie, Alberta, with a network of locations, Roska serves all of Western and Northern Canada, plus selected U.S. and international markets, with a primary focus on the Alberta/BC region.

In addition to fulfilling the contract operating needs of oil and gas producing, midstream, and pipeline companies, Roska Designs, Builds and Operates well-site facilities, rents equipment, and provides Production Testing and flowback services using a company-owned well testing fleet. When you join the Roska Team, the sky is the limit!

We thank all applicants in advance for your interest in Roska DBO and this position, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada.

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