Divisional Procurement Manager

Precision Drilling


Divisional Procurement Manager

Divisional Procurement Manager

Company: Precision Drilling Company, LP

Location: Odessa, Texas



Precision Drilling has an onsite opening for a Divisional Procurement Manager, eager for fresh challenges and development toward potential future career growth as our business continues to innovate and grow.


Working for Precision Drilling means being immersed in a supportive culture that recognizes you as a strategic player in Precision Drilling’s future. We are a large company with a family feel, where you will collaborate with leadership and your colleagues across the organization.


Combined with a competitive remuneration package, you will enjoy the advantages of:


  • Medical, dental, prescription drug, life insurance, Pension match, long-term disability coverage, a free fitness membership steps away from our offices, and product discount programs.
  • A casual work environment where you can expect to enjoy a work-life balance that promotes personal health, well-being, and family life!
  • Personal development to grow your career with us based on your strengths and interests.
  • Precision offers competitive time off packages as applicable.


The Divisional Procurement Manager is directly responsible for overseeing and supervising operations and safety within the warehouse while ensuring inventory levels are maintained to a degree that matches the fluctuating demand of products, minimizing investment by assessing demand activity, assessment and control of warehouse inventory, and the maintenance of vendor relations.  Responsibilities include:



  • Continuously monitor supply store inventory levels and investment values;
  • Documenting inventory usage history and turnover ratios;
  • Oversee forecasting requirements of internal and external customers;
  • Oversee the handling, shipping, receiving, and storage of supplies and equipment;
  • Supervising a team of warehouse assistants with their various roles and duties;
  • On-board and progressively train new warehouse employees;
  • Assigning daily job duties and workload to warehouse staff members;
  • Notifying freight companies of upcoming shipment requirements;
  • Conducting JSA and CTA meetings with warehouse staff;
  • Assist in warehouse layout and space requirements in order to prevent loss or damage, to achieve full warehouse optimization;
  • Supporting internal/external customer requirements;
  • Communicating with internal customers to provide pricing for upgrades and options;
  • Sourcing, approving and awarding new vendors associated with materials;
  • Negotiating price and purchase of buyouts and inventory materials;
  • Initiate, attain and approve pricing agreements with inventory suppliers;
  • Oversee inventory proposals that have been communicated from Purchasers and Division Managers to identify possible inventory changes;
  • Assign or approve storage locations for inventory products;
  • Physical restocking of inventory in bin locations, when required;
  • Assist with pre-inventory warehouse preparations;
  • Working within financial systems, in particular, the SAP purchasing modules;
  • Identify obsolete materials;
  • Working within company purchasing policies and procedures;
  • Adhering to company safety guidelines and procedures;
  • Various other duties as required.


Knowledge & Skills

Level of confidence and experience in Excel;

Exceptional knowledge of Oilfield consumables;

Attention to detail with the ability to multi-task;

Effective verbal and written communication skills; and

Ability to work well with and lead others while under minimal supervision.



A degree or diploma in a related discipline is considered an asset;



Minimum 5 years of experience in oilfield consumable product procurement;

Drilling rig product knowledge is an asset;

Experience in SAP purchasing and inventory an asset;

MRP experience required;

To apply for this job please visit jobs.precisiondrilling.com.