Supply Chain Associate Buyer in Berryville, AR at Ducommun

Date Posted: 1/1/2021

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Job Description

Supply Chain Associate Buyer

Job Summary & Essential Functions:  

Support the purchasing functions by placing purchase orders from requisitions, maintaining data integrity in the business system, communicating delivery information and organizing files for all purchasing documents.

•         Place purchase orders for MRO items and low dollar items as directed by buyer

•         Expedite purchase orders to ensure timely delivery of products to support manufacturing

•         Perform materials quotation for prices and delivery

•         Review material price variances and provide feedback for resolution

•         Perform data entry and maintain purchasing data in computer system.

•         Update lead times, minimums and multiples, and vendor information for all parts in the system

•         Maintain files on all purchase orders, purchase order agreements, supplier surveys, and add new supplier forms

•         Follow up on unquoted components during the quote phase

•         Responsible for the proper handling and management of hazardous waste generated in their work area.

•         Perform other assignments as required

Required Skills & Qualifications:    

•         MRP exposure preferred

•         Basic level of computer skills: e-mail, Word, and Excel

•         Strong communications and interpersonal skills needed

•         Abilities listed in the General Requirements of Team Members

Physical Demands (reasonable accommodations may be made, if necessary):

Physical Abilities                                                                  Lift /Carry            

Stand - Frequently                                                               10 lbs or less - Occasionally

Walk - Frequently                                                                11-20 lbs - Occasionally     

Sit - Frequently                                                                    21-50 lbs - N/A    

Climb – N/A                                                                          51-100 lbs - N/A

Crawl - N/A                                                                           Over 100 lbs - N/A

Squat or Kneel - N/A                                                          

Bend - N/A                                                                            Push / Pull

Fine Manipulation - N/A                                                     10 lbs or less - Occasionally

Reach Outward - N/A                                                        10-20 lbs - Occasionally

Reach Above Shoulder - N/A                                             20-50 lbs - N/A

Drive - Occasionally                                                           50-100 lbs - N/A

                                                                                           Over 100 lbs - N/A

N/A (Not Applicable) - Activity is not applicable to this occupation.

Occasionally - Occupation requires this activity up to 33% of the time (.25 - 2.5 hrs/day).

Frequently - Occupation requires this activity from 33% - 66% of the time (2.5 - 5.5 hrs/day).

Constantly - Occupation requires this activity more than 66% of the time (5.5+ hrs/day).

Required Experience/Education/Training/Certifications: 

•         Associate’s degree or equivalent experience preferred

•         Minimum one year relevant purchasing experience required in a manufacturing environment

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled


810 Champlin Avenue
Berryville, Arkansas, 72616
United States

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled