Parts Specialist in Cambridge at Shred – Tech

Date Posted: 1/21/2023

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Job Description

  • Lead in the creation, maintenance, and monitoring of recommended stocking quantities to support the business’s various product offerings on a global scale.
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives by analyzing current process and implementing new processes where applicable.
  • Accountable for all after market parts price changes ensuring business KPI’s are met or exceeded on a monthly/yearly basis.
  • Partner with cross-functional business teams to drive successful S&OP process to balance supply & demand while minimizing excess/obsolete inventory.
  • Continually review, plan, and prepare initiatives that increase fill rates, inventory turns, reducing stock out situations, to meet or exceed business goals.
  • Understand and implement best practices for the service business according to the after-sales strategy under the guidance of the business leader both in parts and warehousing spheres.
  • Other duties as assigned.



 Education:     Relevant Degree / Diploma in Materials Management / Purchasing / Inventory Control. CPIM designation or working towards, an asset.

Experience:    Minimum 3-5 years' experience in materials management, custom equipment, metal fabrication environment.

 Specific Skill, Ability and Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of purchasing, inventory, materials management and the ability to track and control inventory
  • Strong analytical and research skills to develop, evaluate, determine, and recommend purchases and ordering practices
  • Proficiency and working knowledge of ERP/MRP and use within an operations environment with a high attention to detail (Epicor).
  • Strong problem-resolution ability and critical thinking
  • Previous experience in a high-volume custom manufacturing facility
  • Lean qualified or experienced an asset
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Suite; Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Strong organizational and time management skills with the ability to work under pressure and in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.


We’re ambitious and we expect our team to give their best effort to achieve the goals we set together. In return, we invest in people who are committed to growing with us. We offer:

  • Competitive payRRSP-matching and a comprehensive Healthcare benefits package which includes extended health insurance, dental, vision, prescription and employee assistance program (benefit costs are 100% employer paid - starts after successful completion of 90-day probation).
  • Safety boot reimbursement up to $150
  • Prescription safety glass program
  • Opportunity for growth through internal recruitment
  • Social events throughout the year, including BBQ’s, golf tournament, holiday party for adults and more!


Shred-Tech® is globally recognized for designing and manufacturing first-class shredding & recycling systems to cost-effectively meet our customer's waste reduction and recycling needs.

At Shred-Tech, we value diversity and work to ensure all employees and candidates have equal opportunities to succeed. Should you require accommodations of any kind to apply for this position, please contact us. Accommodations are available during all stages of the recruitment process in accordance with the Human Rights Code.


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