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Teledyne Technologies
 Torrance, CA

Company Overview

Teledyne Reynolds specializes in high reliability, high voltage interconnection products for use up to 75 KV in military, aerospace, industrial and medical applications. Other product lines include high voltage capacitors, voltage multipliers, transient protection devices, precision ordnance products, ceramic-to-metal high voltage assemblies and complex encapsulated electronic modules. Custom interconnection designs are available including hybrid assemblies with almost any combination of low voltage, high voltage and fiber optic contacts that may be required by customers.

Teledyne is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability, protected Veteran Status, genetics or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

If you need assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please email teledynerecruitment@teledyne.com or call (805)373-4545. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response.

Position Summary and Responsibilities

  • Purchase raw materials required for production, i.e. all standard hardware to include standard screws, bolts, washers, inserts, retaining rings, cap plugs, shrink tubing, and solder sleeves. Responsible for the purchase of all o-rings – buna, silicone, flourosilicone.
  • Purchase all Packaging and Janitorial supplies.
  • Logs and places orders for all non-inventory purchases to include Tooling Repairs, Printer & Equipment Repairs, Computer Hardware and Software for all Departments. Small tools for Production and Engineering support.
  • Places orders and maintains inventory for all Office Supplies to support all Departments. This includes Toner and Ink cartridges for all printers, printer paper, and batteries for the entire company.
  • Create / Change PO’s, expedite, create and update vendor entity and data log.
  • Work with Engineering and Production and keep them informed on open purchase orders and delivery status for critical items.
  • Request RMA, Review and clarify price and quantity discrepancies with Accounting, negotiate pricing and source new suppliers as needed.
  • Scan, fax and copy as necessary
  • Processes Debit Memos and Vendor Returns for both inventory and non-inventory materials.
  • Follow-up on past due items, and critical items on the monthly expedite report.
  • Responsible for meeting the goals set forth regarding cost savings contributions. Records all cost savings on the master cost savings matrix.
  • This position will regularly work in excess of 40 hours weekly. Ability to work weekends and evenings when needed for workload is also required.

Additional Duties Include:

  • Responsible for filing Purchase Orders.
  • Filing Purchase Orders after receipt of acknowledgements.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree (B. A.) in Business preferred but not required
  • Minimum 5 year’s experience in procurement and working in a manufacturing environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Solicit competitive bids to acquire best possible pricing and delivery
  • Must have good computer skills, Excel, Word
  • Experience in reading blueprints, working with BOM’s and familiarity with an on-line MRP system
  • Post PO Acknowledgements – follow-up PO’s to acquire acknowledgements.

Must be a US Person

Teledyne is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,color,religion,religious creed,gender,sexual orientation,gender identity,gender expression,transgender,pregnancy,marital status,national origin,ancestry,citizenship status,age,disability,protected Veteran Status,genetics or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal,state,or local law. If you need assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment,please email teledynerecruitment@teledyne.com or call (855)479-1480. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response.

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