Buyer in Everett, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 4/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Everett, WA
  • Duration:
    12 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $22.0 - $28.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description


Everett, WA

Primary Responsibilities

  • Maintains records and files pertinent to purchasing information.
  • Compiles, records, and tracks pertinent purchasing data, activities and pricing date.
  • Checks deliveries of materials ordered and shipments received.
  • Interviews vendors and recommends source of supply.
  • Negotiates and/or participates in negotiating contracts with suppliers.
  • Analyzes quotations received, selects or recommends suppliers and schedules deliveries.
  • Supervises preparation of orders and follows up to expedite delivery and shipment.
  • Takes action to ensure on-time delivery of material.
  • Coordinates return of rejected or unsuitable orders.
  • Responds to requests for purchasing data and status of material activities.
  • Maintain the highest ethical standards, even when challenged from above
  • Understand and live by Esterline’s ethics and business conduct policies


  • Knowledge of technical and specialized materials and items purchases and sources of supply, purchasing techniques, policies and procedures
  • Strong PC skills to include Microsoft Office software suites.
  • Knowledge of ERP systems.

Education/Previous Experience Requirements

  • Requires a BA/BS degree in related field of study or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum 3 years experience in Purchasing or Procurement

Please Note: This position is urgent and will be filled quickly.  Must be legally authorized to work in the USA.  Direct inquiries only (no 3rd party submittals) at this time, please. Thank You.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer