PTi is always seeking highly trained and dedicated individuals to join its workforce.
We are committed to creating a diverse environment and proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Purchasing Agent

Company

PTi is a leading manufacturer of world class single screw plastic extrusion equipment for applications in mono- and co-extrusion sheet and foam sheet, pipe, profile, compounding, fiber and reclaim. With installations in over 20 countries, PTi continues to successfully supply extrusion equipment to industries in packaging, construction, automotive, lawn & garden, office products, sign & display, appliances and much more.

Responsibilities

We are seeking an experienced individual for the company’s Materials/Sourcing Department.  Responsibilities include scheduling material requirements to meet project deadlines, negotiating with suppliers to meet purchasing objectives, expedite materials to meet project deadlines, and assist in the management of inventory. All machine shop work is outsourced, experience in managing vendors in a machine outsource environment as well as mitigating quality issues a plus. Purchases of large amounts of steel, castings, electrical enclosures, electrical components, motors, and auxiliary machinery are the responsibility of the Purchasing Agent. All manufacturing efforts of the company are coordinated through an ERP system. This position would also have a responsibility in organizing and completing special projects required to improve the efficiency of the manufacturing group. 

Requirements 

  • BSME or BS in related field with 3-5 years plus of relevant experience
  • APICS Certification
  • Procurement experience for a manufacturing company building capital equipment
  • Experience with annual spend levels in the range of $5-$10 million
  • Strong knowledge of machine shop practices, MRP/ERP software, quality control experience, excellent computer skills and familiar with Microsoft Office Word and Excel

 

Reports

This position reports to the Director of Sourcing

Benefits

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Options

  •  Short Term Disability and Life Insurance

  • 401K and Profit Sharing

    Company offers an excellent compensation package for the right candidate.
     
    Email for resumes: [email protected]