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Date Posted: 12/26/2018

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  • Location:
    Rome, NY
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Job Description

BARTELL MACHINERY SYSTEMS, L.L.C. is a global leader in providing highly-engineered industrial manufacturing equipment for the Tire & Rubber, Oil & Gas, and Wire & Cable industries with a commitment to innovation and customer satisfaction. Our highly skilled and diverse professionals possess generations of industry knowledge, making Bartell a recognized leader with over 8,000 systems in operation worldwide. Bartell offers full-time opportunities, co-ops and internships. Many of our employees have launched life-long careers and you too can be a part of a global company that works together on some of the world’s largest and unique industrial equipment. Opportunities for career progression within the many divisions of this company are outstanding if you are ready to take the challenge.

The Position

This position is a member of the Purchasing Department. The Buyer 1 (MRO/Tooling) will report directly to the Materials Manager.

Job Description

Primary Responsibilities

• Responsible for the day-to-day release of Purchase Orders to support manufacturing (machine stock & tooling) and maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO).

• Responsible for the Fastenal in-plant store activities

• Primary interface between manufacturing plant operations and Materials Manager • Implement Negotiated PO Terms & Conditions (Quality, Delivery, Price, Logistics, and Value add services, etc.)

• Monitor order status and past due reports; Expedite & de-expedite orders

• Initiate/Conduct Supplier interface & meetings

• Champion special needs/projects as directed by Materials Manager

• Negotiate lead-time and min/multi requirements; establish appropriate safety stock levels

• Monitor supplier quality and delivery performance and initiate corrective action

• Develop and maintain assigned ISO procedures and related work instructions

Job Requirements


• Buyer: 1-3 years purchasing, materials, or scheduling experience preferred

• High School or equivalent required; Assoc. Degree Preferred in related field of study

Skills & Relevant Work Experience

• Good written & verbal communication skills required

• Understanding of Material Requirements Planning (MRP) and order replenishment techniques required

• Self-starter with excellent organizational skills required

• Strong computer skills (Information Systems; Microsoft Office, (XA) Mapics or equivalent

• Experience working with Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI)

• Experience working in a Machine Shop environment

• Experience with CNC/Machine tooling

• Experience with reading drawings (blue prints)

• Experience with buying Raw Materials such as Aluminum, A6, D2, etc.

• Experience with buying Maintenance, Repair, and Operation supplies (MRO)

• Experience working with outside service providers such as heat treating and plating operations

• Experience with Lean/6s & 6 Sigma training/certification a plus

• Fluency in English

• Responsible for providing effective communications channels with all BMS manufacturing disciplines including Production Control, Accounting, Engineering and Manufacturing Engineering

• High energy level with superior concentration, analytical and communication skills

Travel Requirements: up to 5%


Interested applicants should go to to apply. 6321 Elmer Hill Rd., Rome, NY 13440 ●●315-336-7600


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