176893 - Procurement Specialist - CA
CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
$23 to $29.00 DOE
6-12 Months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Procurement Specialist for an opening in Mojave, CA.

o Identify suppliers and issue Purchase Orders for Materials/Parts/Services as required
o Monitor and coordinate expediting purchasing activity based on program needs
o Work closely with the Supply Chain, Production Control, and Logistics team to overcome challenges and roadblocks
o Work with suppliers to monitor order status in support of overall organizational schedules and goals and relay any pertinent information to the internal customers being supported.
o Monitor open Purchase Orders closely to ensure that the Purchase Order reflects the latest delivery date
o Maintains records in accordance with established policies and procedures and audit guidelines

o Possess an established track record of procuring various materials or commodities such as consumables, hardware, tools, services, materials, and/or aircraft hardware especially
o within an aviation or manufacturing setting
o Ability to multitask and manage multiple tasks or projects
o Ability to assess contract compliance and product/service quality
o Knowledge of internal and external auditing
o Experience and strong computer skills using MS Office Suite and various MRP/ERP systems, Oracle is preferred but not required
o Ability to document work in progress and maintain effective records
o Ability to perform complex tasks, as well as analyze and solve problems
o Ability to use independent judgment and to manage and impart confidential information
o Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a fast- paced, start-up environment
o Good negotiation, conflict resolution and/or mediation skills.
o Willingness to elevate challenges or roadblocks promptly

Accredited Bachelor's degree or comparable purchasing experience


LaVada Pulley at lpulley@chiptonross.com
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x260 or (800) 927-9318 x260

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.