Buyer/Planner 2

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Miscellaneous

Company OverviewTeledyne Wireless is a flagship business unit of Teledyne Microwave Solutions (TMS) with over 50 years of experience in the design, development, and manufacture of sophisticated microwave/RF components and integrated assemblies for the most demanding challenges.Our products and capabilities are sought after by civilian and military organizations spanning numerous global markets, including Aviation, Communication, Electronic Warfare (EW/ECM/CIED), Industrial, Missile/UAV, Radar, Satcom, Space, and Test and Measurement. Teledyne Wireless invests heavily in research and development to maintain the ability to offer the world's most advanced MW/RF capabilities for current and emerging challenges.Position Summary and ResponsibilitiesDuties may include but are not limited to the following:* Evaluating MRP/ERP demands, and administrating procurement activities (buying) and production control activities (planning) of materials required for VE build.* Requesting bids and negotiating prices/deliveries outside vendors and internal supervisors and program managers in order to facilitate production build. Expediting both inbound and in-house past due deliverables.* Review & analyze material shortages and recommend suggestions to prevent production delays.* Raw material purchasing in support of other purchasing activities.* Attend meetings and update reports with relevant information.* Review and analyze purchasing performance, generate reports of past and current metrics.* Internal distribution of information, forms, and reports - both within the MC/PC department, and to external departments.* Evaluate and execute temporary & permanent engineering change orders.* Find, research, and evaluate potential new suppliers for procured parts.QualificationsTo perform this job successfully, an individual should have a general knowledge of Microsoft Office and Inventory Software.Bachelor's degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university preferred4-5 years directly related experience.Follow all import/export requirements.Basic knowledge of ISO and/or AS9100Working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing/6 sigma/KaizenSelf-motivated and the ability to work independently.

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