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Buyer – Equipment Manufacturing

 

Looking for a great opportunity to apply your purchasing
experience for a growing manufacturing company? 
Our OEM client is located just South of the Twin Cities and is a leader
in developing conveyor systems, palletizers, casers, stackers and custom
material handling equipment.  They take
great care of their employees and are owned by a world class company!  Due to expansion we are looking for another
Buyer to join the team!

 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

 

This position will provide you with the responsibilities of:

 

  • Evaluating material needs for ordering and partnering
    with production and inventory control to acquire materials without incurring
    excessive inventory or freight charges

  • Purchasing goods, materials and processing
    purchase orders within approved limits following standard purchasing practices,
    ensuring on-time delivery.

  • Establishing and maintaining min and max
    inventory levels on purchased parts.

  • Working with engineering and strategic buyers to
    facilitate communications with suppliers about new products and services.

  • Collaborating with suppliers to expedite
    delivery, resolve quality problems and resolve invoice discrepancies.

  • Utilizing ERP manufacturing system to accomplish
    procurement tasks.

     

JOB REQUIREMENTS

 

An excellent candidate will have the following skills and
qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Associates
    in Manufacturing Technology

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience purchasing in a
    sheet metal fabrication and assembly environment

  • Knowledge of raw materials and power
    transmission, pneumatics, hydraulics and electrical components

  • Proven ability to get the best balance of cost,
    quality and delivery

  • Proficiency with “class A” ERP systems, EPICOR
    preferred

  • Ability to analyze and utilize data to make
    business decisions

 

This position will provide you the opportunity to be an
integral part of the continued success of the business.  Your success in this role will position you
for advancement within this growing organization. 

 

Interested? 
Please apply on line or email your resume to jenl@connect-ology.com

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