MEC Inc.

Purchasing Coordinator

Posted Date 6 months ago(9/20/2017 7:02 AM)
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142 George James Drive
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Supports production in the following areas:   Purchase order management, forecast management, and communication with suppliers, planners and Engineering to ensure material availability along with timely delivery.


  • Work with Purchasing and Suppliers to enter Purchase orders and Releases for blanket Purchase Orders to bring in raw material & component parts.
  • Confirm & update PO dates received from suppliers
  • Monitor pricing on purchased parts/material
  • Work with the Production Planners and Suppliers to revise schedules and find alternate sources to cover drop in orders, changes, cancellations and/or revised forecasts.
  • Determine revised plan in the event of late deliveries from our Suppliers.
  • Expedite, as needed, any late deliveries from outside vendors, sub-contract, etc.
  • Coordinate/schedule shipments with the Shipping Department and Logistics Company.
  • Review and evaluate forecasts from customers
  • Researches late parts, identifies and brings bottlenecks to manufacturing's attention.
  • Works closely with engineering to implement engineering changes. Monitors structure (bill of material) problems and review projects to ensure cost savings and material availability.
  • Communicate and correct potential inventory errors.
  • Oversee Cycle Counts of tubing and purchased components
  • Perform and Coordinate Inventory Transactions and Audits as required



Associate/Bachelor's Degree in related field, one to three years planning experience, APICS Certification. Or equivalent combination of education and experience.



Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to effectively communicate with other employees.



Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.



Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.



Computer literate. Ability to read blueprints

PHYSICAL DEMANDS 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. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk. The employee is occasionally required to walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.


WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.


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