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Materials Buyer

  • ID: 481534
  • Posted: 5/3/2021
  • Location: Tualatin, OR
  • Category: Pro - Professional
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 12 + Months


Looking for a new opportunity working with a dynamic and innovative high tech manufacturing company?  Acara Solutions is hiring a talented Material Buyer for our Tualatin, OR Based Business Partner.  
This is an Immediate Need, with a Weekly Day Shift of Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm. It is a long-term contract with an estimated length of 2 years. The pay rate is $30/hr. SAP experience is a must.
Remote until October 2021 when facility reopens then onsite Tualatin OR. 
This will start out as a REMOTE position; however, the candidate will have to move Onsite once the current pandemic allows.
In this role, you will:
Review and analyze Engineering Request Forms. Coordinate purchasing activities with the Engineering Department to acquire material in a timely manner. Analyze Sourcing Matrix, Engineering Specifications, submit Request for Quote to Suppliers, execute Request for Change orders and issue purchase orders to the Suppliers. Ability to work under rigorous deadlines in a time sensitive, fast paced environment required. May be required to recommend alternative sourcing to meet the Engineer need dates. Interact closely with Suppliers, Engineering, Supply Business Managers, QA, Shipping, Receiving and Accounting to resolve issues. Experience in NPI and SAP are mandatory, Semi-Conductor industry knowledge and experience buying commodities such as Metal Machining, PCBA, Plastics, Quartz, Ceramics, Sheet Metal, Outsourced Assemblies, Cables or Weldments preferred.
Other Desired Skills/Qualifications:
  1. Consistently demonstrate concern for precision and thoroughness, while maintaining sense of urgency.
  2. Excellent teamwork skills with proven ability to collaborate across multiple cross-functional teams.
  3. Ability to manage multiple objectives and priorities concurrently in fast paced, NPI Environment.
  4. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  5. Honesty and integrity.
Job Requirements

Required Skills / Qualifications: 
Minimum 5 years manufacturing materials purchasing.  
Minimum 2 years SAP experience.

Preferred Skills / Qualifications:

Aleron companies (Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, TalentRise, Viaduct, and Aleron?s strategic partner, SDI) are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. The Aleron companies welcome and encourage applications from diverse candidates, including people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Applicants for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. This position does not meet the employment requirements for individuals with F-1 OPT STEM work authorization status.

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