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Assistant Buyer

Kurt J Lesker
Clairton, PA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Assistant Buyer

Benefits and Awards

  • Medical, Vision, Dental, Life, and Disability Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401K Match
  • Flexible Spending Plan
  • On site Gym and Running Trail
  • Employee Engagement and Sustainability Programs
  • PBT’s Best Places to Work
  • Business Ethics Award
  • Advanced Manufacturing Award
  • Competitive wages

Why choose the Lesker Company?

With the help of our amazing team, Kurt J Lesker Company (KJLC) has been enabling the aerospace, semiconductor, medical, and optical industries for decades. We do this by offering all our team members opportunities for growth and development within our company. KJLC does this by providing expert training that fosters success. Additionally, KJLC offers competitive wages and great benefits. If you enjoy working in a dynamic, growing industry then Kurt J Lesker Company is a great fit for you.

Job Summary

In this position you will play a critical role in processing work of the Manufacturing Division’s Machine Shop Procurement, Material Control, and Scheduling departments. You will use good judgment, purchasing, scheduling, communication and basic business knowledge to perform a wide variety of tasks. The ability to prioritize and follow directions is expected.

This position interfaces with various departments, as well as all levels of management and peers, enabling you to gain exposure within the organization, allowing you to grow into other roles and expand your skills and knowledge. There is also an opportunity to work remotely once training is completed.

Key Job Responsibilities:

  • Confirm and track open Purchase Orders
  • Issue Purchase Orders to Vendors
  • Review & Assist in Quoting with Buyers
  • Review subcontract orders and request quotes, lead time, costs, and
  • Expedite Purchase Orders as required
  • Track and confirm closure of Purchase Orders through receipt of material
  • Review stock levels and assist in processing of transfer orders for intercompany material movements
  • Review new part numbers and data entry for compliance, ITAR, and production data fields
  • Data entry for vendor management and Quality Control / Audit paperwork
  • Act as primary back-up for router packet organization including printing drawings from the ERP system
  • Act as primary back-up for printing Machine Shop Job Travelers used on the TBR / Velocity board
  • Assist in cycle counts and inventory data entry
  • Ensure timely compliance with Company workplace policies and procedures, including human resource policies and safety



  • Post High School education or equivalent 2-3 years’ office experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office
  • Detail oriented
  • Well organized
  • Strong interpersonal skills


  • Associates Degree or Bachelors
  • 1 yr. experience operating and working in any ERP system

The Kurt J. Lesker is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Vets/Disability

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Kurt J Lesker


Clairton, PA
15025 USA



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