AMETEK, Inc. Electronics Buyer in Mount Prospect, Illinois

Electronics Buyer

  • Job ID:12589

  • Functional Area:Operations

  • Position Type:Full-Time Regular

  • Experience Required:3 - 5 Years

  • Hours of Work:

  • Shift:

  • Location:US - Illinois - Mount Prospect

  • Division:PIP - Measurement & Calibration Technology

  • Education Required:Bachelors Degree

  • Relocation Provided:

  • Travel Percentage:5.00

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Position Description:

Rauland, a division of AMETEK INC., is a business unit in the Measurement, Communications and Technologies division of AMETEK, INC. Rauland is a leader in integrated communications technology. We design and manufacture Nurse Call Systems for the medical industry and school critical communication systems for the education K-12 market.

A pioneer and an innovator, Rauland has been setting new standards for integrated communications technology and service for more than 80 years. From our headquarters in Mount Prospect, Illinois, we've built a solid reputation for our dedication to quality design, manufacturing and customer service.

AMETEK, Inc. is a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with 2015 sales of $ 4 billion. AMETEK has over 15,000 colleagues at more than 120 manufacturing locations around the world.

AMETEK is a New York Stock Exchange-listed company (ticker symbol: AME) and a recent addition to the S&P 500. We strive to recognize, appreciate, and value diversity within our corporate culture.

The Buyer role plans, sources, and processes Purchase Orders for all component parts to support manufacturing. and ensures on-time deliveries. The Buyer communicates with the suppliers any changes made to specifications of the products and updates any existing Purchase Orders. Role will support Lean Supply Chain activity and cost reduction projects.

Position Requirements:

Minimum Qualifications:

•Bachelor's degree (BA) from four-year college or university

•Three-Five years’ experience in a High-Mix Low-Volume manufacturing environment (Electronics manufacturing).

•Strong verbal and written communication skills.

•Strong negotiating skills

•Microsoft Office Suite. Knowledge and experience of MRP systems (planning and purchasing).

•Knowledge of Infor ERP and other Business System processes.

•Experience in FDA medical device and electronics manufacturing preferred

•Strong organization and communication skills.

•Robust training of tools and resources with software application related to ERP.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.