Job Summary: We are looking for a Buyer / Purchasing Agent with experience in a manufacturing environment purchasing a variety of general and specialized items such as: Low voltage and High voltage, electrical and electronic components. Experience in purchasing metal fabrication and machine parts preferred.
Associate’s Degree in Supply Chain Management or Finance
5-7 years’ experience as a Buyer, is a plus
Good practical knowledge of all Microsoft Office packages including Excel, Word, and Power Point.
Negotiate prices, quantities and delivery time-scales.
Negotiate commercial contract arrangements with suppliers.
Source suppliers by various means and from global markets.
Analyze buying patterns and predict future trends.
Make decisions within the scope of assigned authority.
Occasional travel (Domestic or International) to meet with suppliers.
Must be regular in attendance and be able to and willing to work hours as required to get the job done.
Will be required to complete miscellaneous duties as assigned.
Familiar with AS400 Software Database.
Ability to read and interpret blueprints.
Essential Physical Requirements:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Read printed word, write, speak and understand English.
Able to bend and reach.
Hold a valid driver's license and able to drive an automobile.
Must be able to sit at a work station for long periods of time and able to traverse the building.
Must disclose any surgical implants, pins, braces or other devices that could be affected by induction fields.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Condition of Employment:
Must be able to satisfactorily complete the Inductotherm Corp. hiring process requirements which includes a comprehensive assessment, drug testing, and a background check.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is skill based.
About Inductotherm Corp.
As the world’s leading manufacturer of induction metal melting systems for metal producers, Inductotherm has built more than 36,500 melting and heating systems for metal and metalcasting producers around the globe over the past 65 years. With 18 manufacturing facilities around the globe we are Global yet Local.
We design and manufacture the most advanced induction power supplies ranging from 10 to 24,000+ kW, furnaces ranging from a few troy ounces to hundreds of tons, automated material handling, computer controlled melt processing systems and automated robotic furnace tending systems.