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Technical Buyer - Metals

Company: Dynomax Inc.
Location: Wheeling
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Job Description:


Dynomax, Inc is a family owned company that designs, manufactures, and develops high-precision machined components, sub-assemblies, and electrical components for the aerospace and defense industries. We are seeking an experienced Technical Buyer who will be responsible for all aspects of purchasing raw materials and anything else needed for aerospace jobs. Must be experienced in purchasing different raw materials including aluminum, steel, steel plate, and titanium.


Obtain quotes for material and resources

Interface with accounting to resolve any invoice discrepancies regarding material purchased

Interface with quality department regarding circumstances surrounding rejected raw material and communicate revised customer certifications

Frequently source new suppliers/research new products and what material is needed for their manufacture

Manage RFQ process and determine the appropriate supplier to contact

Review customer specs to determine and create a network of approved suppliers

What We are Looking For:

Knowledge of different raw materials and their physical properties including but not limited to aluminum, steel, steel plate, titanium etc.

Knowledge of Lean manufacturing principles

Knowledge of working under ITAR and AS9100 preferred

Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning and resource allocation

Knowledge of principles and methods for moving goods by air, rail, sea, or road

Knowledge of raw materials and how purchasing functions relate to production processes or methods

Knowledge of machining and manufacturing principles, methods and techniques

Ability to perform financial/TCO analysis and assess the relevant benefits and costs of a situation

At Dynomax, you will not just be another employee - you will be an integral member of the family.

Benefits include:

Medical, dental and vision insurance

Company-paid life insurance

401(k) Plan with a generous Company match

Paid holidays, vacation and PTO

Variety of optional benefits (FSA, AFLAC, etc.)

---And more!

Manufacture a great career with Dynomax!

Apply Now!

Dynomax provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Keywords: Dynomax Inc., Chicago , Technical Buyer - Metals, IT / Software / Systems , Wheeling, Illinois

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