Airborne Maintenance & Engineering Services

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Manager, Purchasing

Position: Manager, Materials  
Employee Type: Full-time Leads Others: Yes
Required Education: High School Diploma or GED Required Experience:  5 Years
Travel Required: Infrequent  

 


What you will do:
Direct support of procurement and stores management activities across all product lines.  Support operations with timely purchase good and services in a quality sensitive manner.  Train and motive staff to maximize performance, focusing on cost effective purchases using approved corporate processes.  Qualify suppliers as required by regulation and corporate directives.  Provide business expertise to the Product Lines and serve as the focal for commodity management, supplier development and performance.  Train and motivate materials supervision, warehouse, shippping/receiving and tool room operation staff assuring physical inventory is efficiently and properly received, stored and issued.


What you need:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 5 years experience in a purchasing, contracts or materials management environment
  • 2 years leadership experience in a purchasing, contracts or materials management environment
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, specifically Word and Excel
  • Working knowledge of computer inventory and purchasing management systems
  • Working knowledge of contractual language

Preferred:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration
  • Previous experience with computer software such as WINGS, Microsoft Office,SAP and PMI.

Physical Requirements:

  • Work using a computer for extended periods of time
  • Able to work while exposed to constant or intermittent moderate noise levels
  • Occasion lifting of various weights
  • Work at heights up to 60 ft
  • Able to frequently climb stairs and ladders
  • Wear PPE as required

AMES is an equal opportunity employer and that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran or disability status.


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