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Buyer II

Pacific Scientific Energetic Materials Company Chandler, AZ
  • Expired: October 28, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

The Buyer is responsible for the ordering, based on approved requisitions, and availability of materials to meet development / production requirements. This includes responsibility for developing and maintaining competitive sources for materials, supplies and services.  

  • Develops and maintains competitive sources for materials, supplies and services.  Coordinates source selection decisions with other company activities as required. 
  • Develops and maintains good supplier relations by adhering to high standards of business ethics and fair dealing.
  • Obtains responsive quotations from suppliers who are qualified, capable, and willing to meet company requirements. 
  • Receives and evaluates proposals from potential suppliers.  Develops negotiation plans, and with management approval, completes negotiations. 
  • Is consistent with technical requirements, delivery schedules and sound procurement principles. 
  • Expeditiously handles properly authorized emergency and rush procurements. 
  • Coordinates engineering, manufacturing and quality control requirements with suppliers. 
  • Documents procurement files to show that competent consideration has been given to all factors essential to effective and economical procurement. 
  • Monitors and provides vendor delivery status to ensure timely receipt of materials and supplies for company programs and requirements. 
  • Reviews contractual terms and conditions offered to and requested by suppliers to ensure Pacific Scientifics best interests are protected. 
     Performs clerical duties as required. 
  • Keeps abreast of the market, business cycles, scarcity, and surplus conditions.
  • Follows all company purchasing policies and procedures.
  • Good negotiating skills.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

  • Bachelor's in Business or related field
  • 1-3 years purchasing experience in an aerospace environment or equivalent experience.  Previous experience in government procurement desirable.    
  • Supply Chain Management knowledge.
  • Experience in sub-contract administration and blueprint reading a plus.

Pacific Scientific Energetic Materials Company


Chandler, AZ