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Job Title: Buyer / Planner
Company Name: Domaille Engineering
Contact Person: Alison Hicks
Business Phone: 507-281-0275
City: Rochester
State: Minnesota
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Qualifications: Essential Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree and a minimum of two years of relevant experience; a related two-year post high school diploma/certificate and a minimum of six years of relevant experience or in lieu of a degree, an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience Experience in a manufacturing environment Demonstrated effective organizational, analytical, negotiation and contracting skills Proficient PC skills in a Windows environment Ability to travel, including air, occasionally overnight The most qualified candidate will also possess the following: Knowledge of commodities, suppliers and procedures in the manufacturing sector Understanding of machining and the function of perishable tooling processes Raw material background Current with new manufacturing technologies and markets Demonstrated effective interpersonal and communication skills Knowledge of ISO quality systems Course work in business law Experience in a team environment MRO, ERP, & MRP background Membership in NAPM CPM and/or APICS certification
Job Description: Major Areas of Accountability: 1 .Purchasing Negotiates and purchases materials, products, services and transportation to support the needs of the organization. Assures that materials, products and services are purchased at favorable pricing consistent with quality, quantity, time and specification requirements. Assists in developing and maintaining a qualified supplier base. Provides accurate quality, delivery, and pricing information on a timely basis to support the quoting/proposal process and the needs of operations. Effectively resolves supplier issues in a timely and professional manner. Actively participates in meetings and on project teams to facilitate the project and the exchange of information. Negotiates and implements supplier contracts as directed. Complies with the company’s quality management system, specifically regarding suppliers and non-conformance matters. 2. Planning Reviews material/services requirements and establishes schedules based off the needs of the shop schedule. Reviews MRP forecast and purchases material based on current and forecasted demand. Enter and track customer supplied materials in ERP system. Initiate or participate in the development of a detail Statement of Work (SOW) for suppliers. 3. Inventory Maintains inventory control of finished goods, WIP and purchased materials, and reports on it as necessary. 4. Communication. Keeps management advised of all significant problem areas and initiates or recommends appropriate course of action to resolve. Builds cooperation and participation among individuals, teams and across functions. Recommends the creation of teams to address problems and issues. Encourages the open expression of ideas and the sharing of information in order to solve problems, foster innovation and achieve win-win solutions. 5. Other Keeps current with new manufacturing technologies and materials. Performs other duties as assigned
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NIMS Credentials: Preferred