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Buyer II

Position Summary:     

Purchase materials, supplies, and services at the most favorable terms for the organization.  Qualifies vendors, evaluates bids, and negotiates prices and terms for purchased goods and services.  Tracks purchases, monitors vendor quality, and maintains a current database of vendor information.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Requires use of MRP and Purchase Suggestions, leading to identifying approved manufacturers, submitting RFQ and generating a purchase order
  • Communicate and follow-up with suppliers to assure purchasing requirements are met
  • Interface with other engineering, quality, operations, and other departments in support of procurement and qualification processes
  • Weekly review of delinquent supplier deliveries and necessary expediting to assure limited impact to production.
  • Update of supplier documentation as required.
  • Negotiate pricing and contracts to develop an optimal supplier base
  • Ability to interpret mechanical drawings and material specifications
  • Ability to interface with all internal departments to solve issues and enhance productivity
  • Other purchasing clerical responsibilities and performance duties as assigned

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, and Power Point
  • Proficient with and ERP Purchasing Module, Epicor preferred
  • Proficient with the internet
  • Exceptional verbal and written English communication skills
  • Very detail-oriented, accurate and organized
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Confidentiality and time management
  • Good analytical skills

Required Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent related to the field.
  • 5 to 7 years’ experience as a buyer in a purchasing department related to manufacturing

CNC Machinist

Position located in Titusville, FL.

Under supervision, operate CNC (computer numerical controlled) machinery to manufacture metallic and non-metallic parts.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (include the following, however, other duties may apply.)
• Performs all tasks in a safe and responsible manner
• Reads and interprets blueprints
• Properly and safely loads and unloads raw materials
• Proficient in use of measuring instruments
• Uses gages and measuring instruments to meet tolerance requirements
• Ability to power on and operate CNC lathes and mills with minimal assistance. Must be self-sufficient.
• Must be familiar with MAZAK controls, Mori Controls and Haas controls
• Must demonstrate a basic understanding of cutting tools
• Properly uses inserts, fixtures and tooling
• Understands and has the ability to perform basic tool wear offsets
• Performs daily and regular cleaning and light maintenance tasks on CNC machinery
• Assists in the organization and maintenance of the machine shop work environment
• Provides constant feedback and input into process improvement within the department
• Basic understanding and ability to follow manufacturing processes and procedures
• Utilizes and abides by ISO requirements and safety procedures
• Complies with all quality policies, specifications, regulations and instructions
• Communicates thoughts and ideas, both verbally and in writing, to co-workers and management
• Attends scheduled meetings and actively participates by providing meaningful input
• Is flexible with time and schedule to assure availability to customer or company as circumstances warrant
• Communicates honestly, professionally and respectfully with others and demonstrates effective listening skills
QUALIFICATIONS
To perform this job satisfactorily, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
• Ability to understand basic mechanical and manufacturing techniques.
• One year preferred experience and /or training, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
• High school diploma or GED required

LANGUAGE SKILLS
Effectively communicate and understand job instructions both verbally and written in the English language. Ability to effectively interpret and translate instructions to other employees in a professional and respectful manner.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS
Ability to perform basic mathematical computations. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical situations.

REASONING ABILITY
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Ability to move or transfer products with an overhead crane. Ability to lift 50 lbs. when required. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those and employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high

CNC Machinist/Programmer

Position is located in Titusville, FL.

Operate CNC (computer numerical controlled) machinery to manufacture metallic and non-metallic parts. Have proficient G and M code knowledge,
And have experience in CAD/CAM software. Part processing, Fixture design and work holding knowledge. Possess strong leadership skills.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (include the following, however, other duties may apply.)
• Performs all tasks in a safe and responsible manner.
• Reads and interprets blueprints and has proficient knowledge of GD&T
• Properly and safely loads and unloads raw materials
• Proficient in use of measuring instruments and part layout
• Uses gages and measuring instruments to meet tolerance requirements
• Ability to power on and operate CNC lathes and mills with minimal assistance. Must be self-sufficient.
• Must be familiar with MAZAK controls, Haas controls and Fanuc controls.
• Must demonstrate a proficient understanding of cutting tools
• Properly uses inserts, fixtures and tooling
• Understands and has the ability to perform complex tool wear offsets and work shifts.
• Performs daily and regular cleaning and light maintenance tasks on CNC machinery
• Assists in the organization and maintenance of the machine shop work environment
• Provides constant feedback and input into process improvement within the department
• Proficient understanding and ability to follow manufacturing processes and procedures
• Utilizes and abides by ISO requirements and safety procedures
• Complies with all quality policies, specifications, regulations and instructions
• Communicates thoughts and ideas, both verbally and in writing, to co-workers and management
• Attends scheduled meetings and actively participates by providing meaningful input
• Is flexible with time and schedule to assure availability to customer or company as circumstances warrant
• Communicates honestly, professionally and respectfully with others and
demonstrates effective listening skills

QUALIFICATIONS
To perform this job satisfactorily, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
• Ability to understand basic mechanical and manufacturing techniques.
• One year preferred experience and /or training, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
• High school diploma or GED required

LANGUAGE SKILLS
Effectively communicate and understand job instructions both verbally and written in the English language. Ability to effectively interpret and translate instructions to other employees in a professional and respectful manner.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS
Ability to perform basic mathematical computations. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical situations.

REASONING ABILITY
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Ability to move or transfer products with an overhead crane. Ability to lift 50 lbs. when required. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those and employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high.

Laborer

Manufacturing client seeking a couple able-bodied workers to help in the Powder Coating department; ideal candidates will be self motivated, follow directions and have some experience in a physically demanding position.

Must be comfortable lifting, bending, stretching, or performing miscellaneous body movements during the duration of the shift.
Must be able to lift 50 lbs repetitively.
Must have reliable transportation to/from work.

Schedule is Monday through Friday from 6:30 AM to 3:00 PM. Overtime is occasionally available. Weekly pay.

Electro-Mechanical Field Service Technician

This long-established material handling equipment manufacturer and service provider is seeking an Electro-Mechanical Field Service Specialist & Service personnel with strong electrical, mechanical, controls & repair skills and experience to commission and service a range of products used for vertical material lifting.

We have an opportunity for a career oriented and technically skilled individual with a solid hands-on background in the Industrial Electrical and Mechanical Maintenance fields. While prior vertical material lifting equipment repair experience is not a requirement, acquired experience in the installation, service, inspection, repair and maintenance of vertical material lifting equipment is valued and would beneficial.

This work may involve working at Customers’ various job sites around the U.S. and possibly outside the country, troubleshooting, repairing and inspecting vertical material lifts. This position requires an individual who is responsible, self-initiative, creative, a clear communicator, friendly by nature and able to positively represent one of the most successful organizations in the industry.

Responsibilities Include:
– Traveling to customer sites, with some overnight travel, performing installation, troubleshooting and/or repair of equipment.
– Providing hands-on technical assistance and customer support
– Daily reporting to manager to update status and issues.
– Provide technical support to customers over the phone
Skill/Technical Requirements:
– A.A.S. Technology degree or equivalent experience
– This company values veterans. Especially interested in honorably discharged vets who attained the rank of E-5 through E-7 and held ratings of:
o Construction Mechanic, or equivalent;
o Construction Electrician, or equivalent;
o Electricians Mate, or equivalent;
o Gas turbine System Electrical and Mechanical, or equivalent.
– Electrical/Mechanical troubleshooting and repair experience
– Ability to read and interpret electrical and mechanical prints and related technical documentation
– Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
– Operate various equipment to include forklifts, drills, saws, portable welders, torches, etc.
– Self-Motivated, Responsible, Diagnostic Skills,
– PC and MS Office
– Organizational Proficiency
Physical Requirements:
– Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds
– Ability to travel by air and/or auto for at least 5 hrs. at a time
– No fear of heights
– Repair work may be performed in various industrial environments that vary from site to site
– Must be able to stand, climb, stoop, crawl and bend for extended periods of time
– Ability to operate hand tools and assemble equipment and machinery

Note: Currently, travel requirements may be as much as 50% – 60%. That should drop in the future.