Supply Chain/Buyer in Shakopee, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 6/16/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Shakopee, MN
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Supply Chain/Buyer/Purchasing Agent

Long-term contract, potential for Direct


Volt Technical Resources is seeking a candidate with great people skills that has worked with vendors and suppliers and able to do outreach as well as documentation.


  • Release purchase orders to meet production schedules
  • Monitor order status and expedite orders as needed to ensure customer request date attainment
  • Prepare reports on key metrics
  • Maintain supplier relationships
  • Review and analyze supplier metrics
  • Evaluate supplier performance and create improvement plans, to mitigate business risk
  • Understand production schedule requirements and perform material planning review
  • Identify and address scheduling/supply exceptions
  • Work with suppliers and internal team members (such as QA, Engineering, Production and Sales/ Customer Support to resolve issues and ensure schedule compliance

2 years Manufacturing experience
2 years purchasing experience

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer