Assistant Buyer

Job Description

Sister companies, MEECO and Tiger Optics seek a highly capable Assistant Buyer for our high-technology production facility. Sold worldwide, our analytical instrumentation is used for industrial process control, semiconductor fabrication, emissions monitoring, and more. Ours is a small, but rapidly growing company, with marquee customers, like Apple, IBM and Air Products, that depend on us for quality, consistency, dependable delivery and great value. We need you to assure that performance!

Position Responsibilities include:

  • Entering purchase orders and releases for materials, equipment, and services to support manufacturing, engineering, R&D and service functions
  • Expediting orders as needed
  • Vendor follow-ups: order/delivery status
  • Maintaining vendor relationships
  • Negotiating prices, terms and delivery conditions


  • AS in Business or related discipline preferred
  • Three or more years of relevant purchasing experience
  • Effective written, verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Hands-on experience with MRP/ERP, inventory management, procurement and supplier management processes
  • Procurement experience in a Lean Manufacturing environment a plus
  • APICS certification a plus

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, with friendly, open, but purposeful working environment. Convenient to the PA Turnpike. Send your resume in pdf format to here or fax to 215-343-4194.

Experience Required: 3 or more years relevant work experience
Education Required: AS in Business or related discipline
Job Type: Employee
Job Status: Full Time
Hours/Shifts: Standard Day


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