Job Title

Buyer – CorTech – Wooster – Job # 256771451







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Job Details


Job Title: Buyer – OMJST

Employer: CorTech

Worksite Location: Wooster, OH 44691
Openings: 1


How to Apply:

Apply In Person to CorTech:

243 E. Liberty St. Ste. 150

Wooster, OH 44691

Email: Jerrilynn at

Call: Jerrilyn at 330-601-0012


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The primary responsibilities of the Buyer are to purchase materials and supplies from a wide variety of suppliers, using an assortment of tools and systems. Expedite shipping of materials as needed to meet customer expedites. Prepare material quotes for their customer base. Collaborate with sales, engineering and scheduling team members on all aspects of quote and order execution.



This list describes the general task expectations. Other duties may be assigned.

Get the right materials at the right time, of the right quality at the lowest price while minimizing inventory.

Reduce quote and new order turn-around times and relay clean/complete jobs to manufacturing on a consistent basis.

Locate suppliers through the internet and other industry sources.

Enter Purchase Orders into the ERP system accurately and in a timely manner using the MRP and EPOR.

Purchase parts and supplies, using the method that is best for the given supplier the (phone, fax, email and/or EDI).

Set up accounts and terms with suppliers.

Negotiate the best price, the best delivery, improved terms, and other relationship issues.

Meet regularly along with the Supply Chain Manager , with suppliers, sales reps and manufacturers to communicate and resolve supply chain difficulties.

Handle short shipments, defective parts, wrong parts and returns.

Research and obtain samples, data sheets, and catalogs as needed.

Collaborate with engineering team members to identify alternatives and sources for obsolete/difficult to find components.

Set up incoming delivery schedules and revise when necessary to accommodate changes to customer demand.

Follow up on expected deliveries to keep Production supplied with parts.

Support CCT and Supply Chain improvement and growth initiatives.

Pursue Supplier Corrective Actions Requests (CAR’s) as needed.



Job Requirements

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Include but are not limited to the following list: None   ACCOUNTABILITIES AND BASIS FOR EVALUATION:  Quoting. Materials planning. Material expedite. Purchase material. Maintain PPV.   JOB SPECIFICATIONS AND QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.   KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES: Ability to maintain positive, constructive relationships in a fast-paced, high stress environment. Ability to work without close supervision (independent, able to prioritize, ask for help, etc.). Ability to work overtime when the business requires it.   EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Associate’s Degree in Supply Chain Management, Procurement or related field or equivalent experience. Minimum of 2 years’ purchasing experience with MRP, ERP, EDI and related supply chain technologies are needed. Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment.   PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS AND WORK CONDITIONS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear.  This position requires sitting, standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, and reach with hands and arms; all day. The employee must occasionally lift and move up to 10 pounds, Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Must be able to adequately hear telephone callers. Must be able to travel to multiple meeting sites occasionally. Visual acuity sufficient to read/decipher customer documents. Hearing acuity sufficient to understand customers.  Able to make and take phone calls.  Able to sit at a desk for long periods.   PRE-EMPLOYMENT TESTING: Criminal Background Check Drug-Testing   WAGE: $18.00 to $20.00/ hour