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When positions become available at DPS, we’re drawn to those with a passion for skiing. It’s what drives us. Positions are typically offered in our Salt Lake City, Utah headquarters, and our Salt Lake City ski factory.

If you are interested in any of the positions posted below, please send an email with a cover letter and your resume to jobs@dpsskis.com unless otherwise noted. In the subject line of the email write the job title you are applying for.

With heavy interests in our job openings, we apologize if we can not reply to all inquiries. However, we will keep your resume on file if the job you are interested in is filled, and contact you if an appropriate position for your skill set becomes available.

Thanks for your interest in DPS! 

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Job Title: Purchasing Specialist

With a thirteen-year legacy of innovation, DPS is rooted in the mystery encountered during a slide across deep snow. Headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, DPS is located at the base of the Wasatch Mountains. Within our headquarters and adjoining factory, we're inspired by the idea of fusing Design + Roots + Engineering to make perfect skis worthy of those who live and breathe the sport. Awarded as Utah’s Top Workplaces, we pride ourselves on culture, and our continuous effort to provide our employees with personal and career development opportunities. Become an integral part of a dynamic company which has grown to over 60 employees.

Job Description:

The Purchasing Specialist is the point of contact and is responsible for all purchases and shipments. This position is also responsible for proper communication of status and expectations to key stakeholders and customers.

What You Will Do:

  • Purchase control of all goods, including managing logistics, transportation, distribution and receiving.

  • Coordinate logistics for international product orders and delivery.

  • Responsible for reviewing air & ocean freight costs, preparing freight estimations and freight annual budgets.

  • Manage vendor relationships which includes, landed cost negotiations, and ensure the most cost-effective import and export methods are being used.

  • Investigate issues with damaged goods, invalid item identifications/ labels and missing items.

  • Responsible for identifying primary & secondary sources of raw materials ensuring supply chain stability.

  • Partner with Master Scheduler for in-house built products to maintain efficient factory loading, schedule raw materials and evaluate sourcing opportunities.

  • Contribute to inventory management process by supporting the cycle count program, and reviewing excess and obsolete, and expiring material to minimize scrap.

What You Will Bring:

  • High School Diploma or GED with 4 years of relevant Purchase Ordering experience, or any combination of education, experience, and training which provides the desired knowledge, skills, and abilities.

  • Experience working with Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, Outlook); Working knowledge of Microsoft and google office packages.

  • Experience working with ERP systems is required.

  • Experience partnering with Accounts Payable is required.

  • Ability to work independently with little instruction and can adapt to change.

  • Ability to translate business needs into action-oriented solutions.

  • Demonstrated commitment to achieving the organization's goals and objectives.

  • Ability to think strategically and interact with all levels of the organization.

  • Ability to perform multiple tasks effectively with a focus on timeliness and responsiveness.

  • Demonstrate high level of diplomacy, sound judgment, and discretion when dealing with customers and other department staff.

  • High degree of energy, self-motivation, and flexibility. Proven ability to work collaboratively with others.

  • Excellent communication and time management skills. Excellent attention to detail and organization skills.

 What You Will Experience:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Work is generally performed in an office environment. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to: sit for long periods of time; use computers to enter data; use telephone to converse with customers and employees.

  • The employee is regularly required to: perform repetitive wrist, hand and/or finger movement, feel the attributes of objects, grasp, push, and reach with arms or hands.

  • Must be able to frequently move objects of 30 lbs.

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 Job Title: Various Production and Ski Technician Openings

Type of Position:  Full-Time (32-40 hours/week)

General Description of Duties

Headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, DPS designs, manufactures and sells the world’s most advanced skis. We are looking for motivated individuals who are comfortable working with a small team in a demanding manufacturing environment where the highest level to attention and detail is required. A ski or snowboard enthusiast is a plus, as is a background in composites. Additionally, the successful candidate should be extremely detail-oriented with a strong desire to do their job perfectly. Must be able to lift 30 pounds from floor-to-table height on a regular basis and strive for constant improvement within yourself and the team. Ability to read and write in English is necessary. The anticipated and current work schedule is a five-day week: Monday through Friday; 7 AM to 3 PM. DPS offers competitive wage and benefit packages.

How to Apply

Please email your resume to jobs@dpsskis.com.

No phone calls or drop-in applications will be accepted.

 
 

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