Industrial Buyer

at Columbiana County Manufacturer
Location Salem, OH
Date Posted August 26, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


A Columbiana County manufacturer and rebuilder of custom machinery, with one of the area's largest manufacturing facilities, is seeking a buyer of heavy manufacturing goods and services. 

The ideal candidate should have a minimum of 3 years experience buying the following types of goods and services: mechanical components, raw materials, weldments, machining, assembly, and specialized services such as gear cutting, grinding, plating, heat treating, etc.  Candidates should be willing and able to learn and develop in all of these areas.  Candidates should have a proven track record of developing vendors, along with holding them accountable for on time delivery and meeting their promise dates. 

In addition, the ideal candidate will have experience in expediting or finding alternative vendor solutions in order to meet a time-critical production schedule.  Also, experience in reviewing inventory levels in order to forecast purchasing needs would be beneficial. General business, project management, production or technical experience is a plus.  An associate’s degree or equivalent work experience is required. Bachelor’s degree is preferred. Candidates must be proficient in Microsoft Office, specifically Excel and Word. 

Our company offers an attractive starting salary and fringe benefit package including 401(K) with a company match, tuition reimbursement, paid employee medical insurance, paid life insurance, paid vacations and holidays as well as excellent opportunities for career growth.

Equal Opportunity Employer