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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 preferred
•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 below! Questions can be sent to jen@connect-ology.com.

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