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Jr. Buyer / Expediter


Purchasing and Procurement

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18.0 - 22.0 HOURLY

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Branch Information

San Diego, CA - Metro - (USA) 7094 Miratech Drive Suite 100 CA San Diego , CA - 92121 Phone : 858-635-5835



Job Description

1. Assists in the procurement of supplies, raw materials, equipment and services.
2. Checks requisitions for completeness and accuracy.
3. Obtains and analyzes price quotations or bids from suppliers.
4. Places routine, non-complex purchase orders with suppliers.
5. Performs follow-up and expediting functions to ensure schedules are adhered to.
6. Returns material and assists with disposition of excess and/or obsolete material.
7. Reviews suppliers metrics and works with supplier base to maintain the required delivery and quality levels.
8. Expedite the movement of materials, parts and assemblies to and from the stockroom and production floor.
9. Inform appropriate personnel of problem areas and unplanned delays on schedule changes. Takes appropriate action to alleviate the causes creating a deviation from schedule, as needed.
10. Investigate the status of work in process or in receiving; gathers and compiles data and prepares and submits records, reports, and other paperwork necessary for appropriate accountability, suggesting action to be taken when serious deviations from commitments occur.
11. Performs daily follow-up to ensure the timely flow of work and deliveries to meet schedules.
12. Coordinate liaison contacts between Manufacturing, Engineering, Production Control, Field Service Material Control, etc. where required to ensure parts completion per schedule.

Computer literate, including Word and Excel in a Windows environment. Knowledge of MRP system, Syspro experience preferred. Good oral and written communication skills, basic math skills. Must be detail oriented. Ability to maintain impartial and ethical relationship with suppliers in line with Company policy.

Minimum of three years manufacturing experience, with knowledge of parts and production or material control procedures. MRP system experience. Minimum of one years’ experience in volume purchasing.