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