HYDRAULICS INT'L INC. Jr. Buyer in Chatsworth, California

JOB OVERVIEW: Duties include but not limited to: Prepares purchasing requisitions to send to multiple vendors to evaluate price and availability.Presents requisitions to Purchasing Manager/designated Buyer for approval.Issues purchase orders based upon best pricing source model.Matches receiving and documentation against purchase orders. Track incoming materials for inspection/ services on monthly or weekly basis as required.Assists expeditor with tracking of purchase orders. Completes reports of purchasing activities and costs analysis as required.Deal effectively with all levels of company and vendor personnel in implementing purchasing objectives.Provides purchasing support for engineering, production, machine shop and other departments as required. REQUIREMENTS:High school diploma desired but not required.Clear verbal/written communication skills.High energy can-do person who can operate in a fast moving environment.Strong sense of urgencyExcellent attention to detail.Excellent organizational and time management skillsImpeccable follow-through, and solid analytical skills are essential. 3 years min of experience in a Purchasing Dept..Must have strong computer skills and be proficient with excel spreadsheets. *Individual must be willing to submit to a background investigation as part of the hiring process. Hydraulics International Inc. is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. Hydraulics International Inc. is committed to engaging in affirmative action to increase employment opportunities for females, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities