Job Title:

Purchasing Agent


Amico Corporation


Richmond Hill, ON

We're expanding!

The Amico Group of Companies develop medical products that enhance the quality of life and well-being of people all over the world. Amico is growing rapidly as a result of the introduction of many new and innovative products into the marketplace. We are looking for a Purchasing Agent who is excited by a challenge and thrive in a fast-paced environment.

Join the Amico team if you want to work for a company at the forefront of the healthcare industry... a company that cares about its employees, its customers and its products.


  • Formal college or university education
  • Knowledge of BV is an asset
  • Sourcing experience is a must
  • Demonstrated experience managing suppliers, performance and developing long-term relationships
  • Experience in Metal and Wood fabrication an asset
  • Highly organized, creative and self-motivated
  • Exceptional communication and written skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team

Responsibilities of the Purchasing Agent:

  • Preparing and executing RFQs/RFPs
  • Sourcing vendors, negotiating and finalizing agreements
  • Liaise with cross functional teams such as suppliers, production and customer service to ensure goods are available to meet production requirements on time
  • Negotiating terms and delivery for lowest total cost
  • Continually seek opportunities to improve services and reduce costs including freight
  • Review purchase requisition requests daily
  • Expediting overdue orders and rush requests
  • Visiting suppliers will be a duty

We offer:

  • Opportunities for Advancement
  • Comprehensive Benefit Package
  • Employer Paid Vacation
  • Employee Referral Program


If you have the skills and experience required for this position, please forward your resume to:


Posted 2018-01-08

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