Senior Buyer Needed for Machinery Company Buyer needed to join supply chain team who is experienced in sourcing, negotiating, and purchasing highly complex mechanical components. Buyers will coordinate the purchase and delivery of raw materials to machining suppliers, track and monitor the progress on all open purchase orders to assure on time delivery and identify and execute cost reduction opportunities. Requirements: 10 years experience as a buyer MRP experience Experience purchasing mechanical parts; must be made to a print to be considered Ability to negotiate price, delivery and terms Understanding of machining operations, tools, and equipment (metals, casting, etc.) Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings 10-25% travel (most likely close to 10 but can't guarantee to suppliers) Excel experience If you are interested in this opportunity, please **** . About Aerotek: We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffingu00ae Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com. The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law. If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please **** or email **** for other accommodation options. However, if you have questions about this position, please contact the Recruiter located at the bottom of the job posting. The Recruiter is the sole point of contact for questions about this position.