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Buyer/Planner, Steel and Mechanical Components

Elwood Staffing Salem, OR

  • Expired: 24 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Buyer/Planner, Steel and Mechanical Components

Pay: $22.00 /hour

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

• Purchase steel, steel processing, and various other raw materials

• Purchase components for mechanical systems Mfg by WSM\GCC – (bearings, electrical motors, gear reducers, bushings, hardware, etc.)

• Create work orders as support for sales, internal demand and inventory supply

• Request quotes and occasionally negotiate with suppliers

• Track, maintain, expedite and otherwise manage the progress of Purchase Orders and Work Orders to meet required dates and demand

Company Profile

With over 70 years under our belt, we're not the new kids on the block. We started in Pacific Northwest sawmill operations. Rainfall exceeds 120" per year – trees and mills grow big here. We served them. We entered the recycling industry before anyone knew what it was. As our reputation spread, other industries wanted our unique combination of mill-duty machines and systems that delivered reliable operation. We responded to their needs. We bring customers an over 70-year reputation for performance, durability, and reliability – and we’re just getting started.

What's in it for you?

Elwood Staffing associates are eligible for a comprehensive and competitive benefits package plus an exclusive savings program, including:

  • Medical/Vision/Dental/Rx plans
  • Holiday Pay
  • Teladoc (online care)
  • Referral Bonus Incentive
  • And More!

Buyer/Planner, Steel and Mechanical Components Details:

  • Shift: Mon-Fri, Days
  • Pay: $22-28/hr depending on experience/ qualifications
  • Temp to hire opportunity

Buyer/Planner, Steel and Mechanical Components Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5-8 years’ experience in manufacturing environments
  • Ability to lift up to 25 lbs
  • Experience purchasing materials through MRP work flows for demand generated by MRP and manual and electronic purchase requisitions
  • Able to manage procurement functions and communication electronically using MS Products, Adobe, ERP. Etc.
  • Knowledge of steel processing procedures
  • Applicant may be subject to a background check
  • Pre-employment drug screen is required as a condition of employment

*A conviction record will not necessarily prevent you from being employed. You will be required to complete and submit a questionnaire. We will consider your age at the time of the offense, when the offense occurred, the seriousness and the nature of the offense, as well as any rehabilitation to determine your employability.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and celebrate diversity at all levels of our organization.


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