Sr. Buyer

    Alert eyes, a soft coat and incredible energy. For a pet to stay healthy and happy, it needs nutrition with exactly the right mix of ingredients. Maintaining this consistent mix is the job of state-of-the-art feeding technology from Schenck Process.

    We are looking for a committed Sr. Buyer

    Sr. Buyer

    Your Responsibilities:

    This position is responsible for vendor selection of materials and services to be secured at best total cost, quality and delivery required for the company.  The position is also responsible for timely planning of receipt of inventory to meet project goals and maintenance of information related to these tasks in the ERP system.

    Additional responsibilities include:

    • Reviews purchase order requisitions, determines potential vendors and requests quotations.
    • Reviews quotations and determines lowest total cost vendor to meet company requirements.
    • Issues purchase orders to approved vendors.
    • Transmit order confirmation information into ERP system related to materials, parts and services.
    • Resolution of supplier issues as needed.
    • Performs analytics in Excel on purchase spends.




    • Bachelor's Degree in Manufacturing Engineering Technology, Business, Material Management or equivalent education and experience.  
    • 5 plus years of experience in procurement with an emphasis in steel fabrications, castings, and or machining. 
    • ERP experience required (SAP strongly preferred).
    • Strong Microsoft Excel skills.
    • APICS Certification preferred.

     For consideration, please email resume & cover letter to:




    you can make processes work

    Schenck Process is a global technology and market leader in applied measuring technology. With over 2,500 employees around the globe and companies in 22 countries on all five continents, the Schenck Process Group has a turnover of approx. €550 million.

    Schenck Process LLC is North America's largest manufacturer of pneumatic conveying, filtration, weighing, and feeding equipment. We combine bulk material handling technologies to provide customers world class service and complete system solutions engineered to work together. Schenck Process LLC engineers have extensive application knowledge for processing industries such as chemical, food, plastics, pet food, grain, cement, mining, wood and petrochem. As a member of the worldwide Schenck Process Group, Schenck Process LLC has successfully executed fully integrated process systems numbering in the thousands throughout the world.

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