Buyer in Goleta, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/12/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Goleta, CA
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    6/12/2019
  • Job ID:
    172974
  • Pay Rate
    $20.0 - $25.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    805-485-0506

Job Description

Are you looking for a Buyer Position in the Santa Barbara area? Apply today to be a part of a great company that manufactures high performance scientific instruments.

Volt Workforce Solutions is seeking an energetic and reliable Buyer. This successful candidate will be responsible for performing purchasing/planning functions. The main objective is to ensure purchased material is on-time with the right quantity to meet demand, quality requirements at the lowest possible price.

Job Description:
Job Title: Buyer 
City: Santa Barbara
State: California
Job Duration: Temp to Hire
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time 
Schedule: M-F
Pay Rate $20-25 an hour

Job Responsibilities: 

  • Responsible for the activities related to the timely, cost effective procurement of materials, parts, components, equipment goods and services
  • Manages day-to-day placement of purchase orders and ensures delivery of goods and services are in accordance with needs.
  • Manages day-to-day business activates with suppliers.
  • Will support strategic programs for sourcing, cost reduction and supplier auditing.
  • Coordinates purchasing activities with engineering and manufacture departments to ensure that materials in the supply chain are available as scheduled and inventory are maintained at minimum acceptable levels.
  • Monitors and reports out on department KPI’s.
  • Involved in the purchase/price negations of material suppliers, equipment and services. Solicits bids, analyzes quotes, and selects/recommends suppliers.
  • Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors like end of life product, sole source constraint, geographic conditions and supplier consolidation. 

EDUCATIONAL/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree preferred but not required (preferably in Supply Chain Management, Business, or Engineering) with a minimum 2 years progressive experience in the field of procurement (preference: purchasing of mechanical, electronic components and assemblies)

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.

 *For IMMEDIATE consideration please submit your updated resume or call Volt Workforce Solutions at 805-560-8658 for more information about this position.*

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