Buyer II in Minneapolis, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 10/24/2018

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Job Description

Buyer (12-month contract)

Plymouth, MN


Volt has partnered with a growing manufacturing company in search of a Buyer! In this exciting role, you will be responsible for purchasing and negotiating materials, equipment, and supplies from vendors.


  • Evaluates vendor quotes and services to determine most desirable suppliers.
  • Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a field.
  • Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals to perform a variety of tasks.
  • Work with supplier and technical group in identifying needed work instructions, or other training materials needed for product transfer execution.  
  • Ensure that we follow standard work for all process steps and works closely with Customer Service, Development, Value Stream, Quality and Shipping personnel to ensure we consistently meet our commitment dates for shipment. 


  • Candidate needs to have strong skills in MS office products, Excel, PowerPoint, Word. SAP ERP system experience preferred.
  • Windchill would preferred.
  • 2-3 years purchasing experience.
  • Bachelor's degree and 2-5 years of experience in the field or in a related area (preferred).

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer