•Location Zeeland, MI, USA
• Full Time
Are you someone that enjoys purchasing, has experience conceptualizing opportunities, and strives to provide reliable value to your employer? Then Plascore, Inc. has the perfect career opportunity for you! Due to our continued growth we are seeking a Buyer to handle procurement for MRO supplies and production raw materials. We are looking for someone with excellent sourcing capabilities, communication skills, organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities as part of a multi divisional organization.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
•Purchase raw materials to support production for specific product lines
•Source and procure MRO & Office supplies, equipment and services
•Provide quote information as required
•Assist with negotiating supplier contracts, resolve quality issues with suppliers and evaluate supplier performance
•Assist with forecasting material requirements and inventory management
•Initiate cost savings programs
•Participate in improving our product, process, equipment and methods
•Ability to read engineering drawings
•3-5 years' experience with purchasing MRO and/or raw materials. We will also consider less experience with a degree and internship.
•Knowledge in computer applications, such as experience using an ERP system and Microsoft Office products
•Experience in fast paced manufacturing industry
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills
•Attention to detail as well as strong analytical skills
•Advanced math and solid capabilities within MS Office, particularly Excel
•Must be eligible to work on programs subject to ITAR Regulations. Therefore, candidates must be a U.S. Citizen or a U.S. Permanent Resident ('Green Card').
We are an EEO employer dedicated to workforce diversity.