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Buyer III

Productive Resources LLC
Hagerstown, MD
  • Posted: April 27, 2022
  • Full-Time

Buyer IIIHagerstown, Maryland - Full Time Productive Resources ( is seeking a candidate to be part of our engineering team at our customer's facility in Hagerstown, Maryland. As a member of our team, the selected candidate will be responsible for the procurement of goods and services from a class or family of suppliers in direct support of manufacturing operations, and strategic metrics. Primary contact with suppliers in the areas of supplier performance, engineering change implementation, flow of material, inventory control, and disposition of non-conforming goods on a given commodity team.This is a full-time position that is indefinite in duration with the opportunity of professional growth, and additional opportunities within our organization.

Duties: Execute on select business conducted with suppliers and coordinate internal actions between supplier and the product. Communicate parts availability issues to appropriate buyer. Communicate inventory level set ups to PFEP Specialist.

Communicate packaging issues to materials. Communicate pre paint parts issues to materials, buyer, and zone team members. Create and present purchasing metrics to management.

Participate in lean events. Assist Operations purchasing on root cause analysis team to fix material shortages and report on critical items. Ensure smooth cut in of change notices.

Support new model introduction into production area. Support change in supplier shipping and packaging habits driven by purchasing. Assist in Kanban implementation to zone for purchased parts.

Create spot buy and blanket orders with suppliers. Manage and maintenance MRP message activities. Part number setup files under purchasing control.

Create debits memos, and credit memos as needed. Website communication and training with suppliers. Inventory control activities for material stored at suppliers.

Shortage updates. Coordinate the proper flow of material into Oshkosh. Support all procedures for government regulations and public laws.

Provide feedback to manufacturing and purchasing management concerning potential problems that could affect manufacturing operations. Ensure purchase order is correct with regard to pricing and delivery. Ensure order is acknowledged by supplier.

Address and resolve invoice issues. Support production and aftermarket groups.Communicate effectively with Tactical Buyers. Requirements:Bachelor's degree in Business, Economics, Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Industrial Engineering, or related field Internship experience.As a condition of employment consideration, Productive Resources conducts pre-employment screening, including a background check and drug test.

In addition, an employment candidate is required to provide proof of identity and legal authority to work in the United States. Why work for Productive Resources? Productive Resources is a full-service engineering firm with over two decades of experience serving leading global clients.

Our primary focus is on project-based product development and manufacturing engineering support. Our primary industries of focus are off highway equipment including agricultural, construction, defense, mining, recreational, industrial, and specialty machines. We lead with our reputation for quality, teamwork, and innovative solutions which keep our clients engaged as a partner in their journey.

Our diverse experience and client base will challenge your technical skills and provide greater opportunity for growth. Our primary delivery center is our Technical Center in Waterloo, IA, as well as numerous customer areas we serve with onsite and remote teams throughout the U.S. We Offer Competitive Benefits:Health and Dental InsuranceCompany Paid Life InsuranceLong-Term DisabilityShort-term DisabilityRetirement Savings Account (Traditional 401k & Roth 401k)Flexible Spending Plans for Medical Expenses and Dependent CarePaid Time Off (PTO) Equal Opportunity and Veteran Friendly

Productive Resources LLC


Hagerstown, MD
21742 USA



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