Herrmann Ultrasonics

Technical Buyer

Bartlett, IL

Herrmann Ultrasonics is a very successful and fast growing company within the Herrmann Group. Well known Fortune 500 companies turn to Herrmann Ultrasonics for application and project consulting based on our technology advancements and decades of experience. We pride ourselves on being not only an equipment provider, but also a solution specialist in the field of ultrasonic welding. The global Herrmann Academy will ensure your continuous education. We’re a family owned company that invests heavily in both its technology and its people. Join a company that recognizes and rewards top performers.

TECHNICAL BUYER | BARTLETT, IL

As a Technical Buyer your primary objective would be to source equipment, goods and services based on approved requisitions and availability of materials to meet development/production requirements.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Receives purchase requests for processing into purchase orders and tracks the activity to ensure on time quality delivery through Abas
  • Procures raw material ( Titanium) for tooling
  • Ensures suppliers adhere to prescribed work and delivery schedules
  • Utilizes sound negotiation skills to reduce overall procurement costs
  • Maintains accurate and complete records related to all purchasing activities
  • Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness
  • Develop and implement continuous improvement efforts within area of responsibility

BACKGROUND & EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, engineering or other relevant area
  • 2+ years’ experience in purchasing, Engineering or Operations in a manufacturing environment
  • Background using an ERP system like Abas, SAP and all Microsoft office products
  • Familiarity with sourcing and vendor management
  • Negotiation, problem solving and financial analysis skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Energetic, self-motivated individual able to work in fast paced team environment

BENEFITS

 

  • Competitive compensation package WITH bonus potential
  • 401(k)
  • Holidays & paid vacation
  • Health, life, dental and disability insurance
Herrmann Ultrasonics

Ursula Klicker

VP of Finance and HR
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