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This position incorporates the Purchasing and Material Planning functions under the supervision of the Supply Chain Director and/or with direction from senior purchasing staff. Works directly to support operations. Participates in decisions of commodities where the financial impact is limited.

Duties/ Essential Functions

  • Adheres to purchasing and inventory control policies, processes and procedures
  • Purchases to maintain best supplier terms, pricing and delivery as directed
  • Maintains supplier relationships
  • Prepares and submits request for quotes
  • Daily review of D365 reports to plan and generate purchase orders
  • Supports the maximizing of inventory turns while maintaining a continuous supply
  • Communicates daily with suppliers
  • Expedites and verifies order acceptance
  • Keeps supplier, part, cost, purchase order records up to date
  • Resolves supplier discrepancies with quantity, cost, quality
  • Remedies defective or unacceptable goods or services on a timely basis
  • Keeps Senior Buyer in the loop of issues that will affect cost, quality, and delivery
  • Assists with database maintenance and other duties as assigned


  • Two or more years of Purchasing and Material Planning experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Associate degree in business, Supply Chain, Finance or equivalent experience is preferable
  • Experience working in a metal manufacturing organization is a plus.
  • Outstanding communication skills, both verbally and written
  • Critical thinker with the ability to multitask effectively and efficiently with minimal supervision.
  • Promotes continuous improvement.
  • Detail orientated with emphasis on follow up in a fast-paced environment
  • Intermediate user of Microsoft Excel

Our core purpose is to make Nystrom a great place to work. We achieve this everyday by living by our core values of Profitable Growth, Lead by Example, Customer First, Raise the Bar, and Balance.

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