Job Title: Entry-Level Buyer/Purchasing Coordinator Location: Mars, PA Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm (1 hour lunch) Pay: $14/hour or more based on experience Type: Temp-to-hire
Duties include: -Processing purchase requisitions. -Assist in purchase of MRO and Office Supplies for two (2) separate locations. -Assist in purchase of demands generated by Microsoft Office MRP system. -Initiate RFQâ€™s, evaluate quotations, raise quotes to purchase orders.
Typical Items for Purchase: -Forgings, castings, material burn-outs including formed material, pipe, tube, fasteners, and commercial components.
Job Functions Includes: -Acknowledge purchase orders, prepare purchase order file and file maintenance, expedite purchase orders, responsible for purchase order non-conformances, and responsible for purchase order discrepancies. -Charged with expanding vendor base. -Responsible for attaining best value purchase; includes quality, delivery, and price. -Interface with all internal departmental requests regarding purchase orders. -Attend Purchasing Department meetings. -Perform requests made by Purchasing Manager.
Qualifications: -Experience with MS office including Word and Excel -Must possess basic math skills -Proficiency with computers -Must be comfortable with working in an industrial setting. -Must have the ability to walk in the manufacturing shop and communicate with the production personnel. -Must be a person who learns quickly, multi tasks, and can re-prioritize easily.