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Purchasing Coordinator in San Diego, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/14/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    San Diego, CA
  • Duration:
    60 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $17.0 - $19.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is hiring a Purchasing Coordinator in Otay Mesa!!

Responsible for supporting a wide variety of purchasing functions including, but not limited to, coordination of freight, import/export, handling requests for miscellaneous quotes, working with plants and suppliers with regards to qualifications, issues, performance and maintenance of supplier records.

•Work with Engineering and other departments on quoting components for current, new and potential products.
•Work closely with suppliers, freight carriers and custom brokers in  USA and Mexico.
•Responsible to negotiate freight.
•Responsible for some activities pertaining to import/export.
•Work with plants to purchase common items from single suppliers, in order to leverage the buy quantity and reduce costs
•Responsible for handling requests for quotes.
•Consolidate and Maintain all Supplier Information in a Centralized Area (Qualifications, ISO Certs, etc)
•Maintain Supplier PPM Performance Tracking
•Maintain Supplier On Time Delivery Tracking
•Actively supports and manages within Parker's mission, vision, Code of Conduct and other Parker guidelines.
•Actively supports our 5S + Safety programs.

Education and Experience:
•Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain, Business or similar field,  preferred
•Up to 3 years of logistics and/or import/export, purchasing experience within manufacturing,  preferred
•Excellent communication skills, basic computer and math skills, interpersonal skills and problem-solving skills
•Ability to interface with all levels of the organization
•Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred

Preferred Qualification:

  • Organized
  • Ability to multi task
  • Clear Communication skills, will interact with suppliers via phone
  • Above average Excel skills

Job Type: Full-time/ Temp

•Purchasing: 3 years (Preferred)

Work authorization:
•United States (Required)

$17 to $19 per hour

For immediate consideration, please e-mail your resume to or come into our Mission Valley office(7676 Hazard Center Drive San Diego, CA 92108) and speak with a recruiter today!!!

Volt is an Equal Opportunity employer.