Purchaser – Lancaster

Lancaster, PA


Full-Time, Monday - Friday, 8:00AM - 4:00PM

  • The Purchaser is primarily responsible for managing purchasing of materials and warehouse management system based on production line material scheduling for all VisionCorps locations.

    Essential Job Functions:

    • Manage inventory purchases and warehouse procedures to ensure availability of raw materials based on material requirements for all VC locations and product lines in accordance with company procedures and ISO, GMP or SQF quality standards, if applicable.
    • Work with Plant Supervisor/Manager for each location to plan production scheduling and warehouse procedures for all product lines
    • Develop and maintain vendor relationships, perform supplier audits, and review and analyze supplier performance to ensure that we always have products in stock and that we are able to deliver products to clients on time always and to ensure that VC is receiving competitive pricing from our vendors
    • Ensure VC is in receipt of all necessary certificates (compliance/analysis/military specifications, etc.) for all inventory items purchased and collaborate with Quality to create and follow ISO/GMP/SQF procedures related to purchasing.
    • Manage inbound logistical operations including but not limited to arranging transportation, filing claims for parcel, LTL and FTL shipments.
    • Create and modify bills of materials based on the needs of Production and according to the parameters established by Finance.
    • Work with CFO and Product Development Team on contract pricing where applicable
    • Other duties as assigned.

    Education and Work Experience:

    • BS in Business, Supply Chain Management or related field preferred
    • 2-5 years’ experience in purchasing or supply chain management
    • Microsoft Office 365
    • Dynamics GP preferred
    • Logistics experience preferred
    • ISO knowledge helpful

    VisionCorps offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes paid time off, holidays, health, dental, and life insurance, and more. For consideration, please submit your resume, cover letter and salary requirements by APPLYING ONLINE

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        • We appreciate your interest in VisionCorps. As part of our normal procedures for processing an application, an investigative consumer report as defined in Public Law 91-508 may be made. This inquiry typically concerns information on an applicant's character, general reputation and personal characteristics. Information on the nature and scope of such inquire if one is made, it will available to you upon written request.

          For your application to be considered, you must indicate your agreement with the following statements by signing where indicated. Please read the statement carefully before signing.

          I hereby certify that the foregoing statements are true and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief, and hereby grant VisionCorps permission to verify such answers by conducting investigative consumer report on me or by whatever other means it deems necessary. I hereby release VisionCorps and its agents from any and all background, character, or qualifications for employment.

          I also understand that any false statement on this application may be considered as a sufficient reason for rejecting application or, in the event the falsification is discovered subsequent to my employment, for my dismissal.

          I further understand that nothing contained in this application or in the granting of an interview creates a contract between VisionCorps and me for either employment or for the providing of any benefits. No promise regarding employment has been made to me and I understand that no such promise or guarantee is binding upon VisionCorps unless made in writing and executed by its President and me.

          Finally, I acknowledge that, if an employment relationship is established, no consideration has been furnished to VisionCorps for my employment other than my services, and I understand I have a right to terminate my employment at any time, and VisionCorps has the same right. If my application for employment is considered favorably, I agree by and comply with the rules of VisionCorps.

      Please note:

      All VisionCorps employees are employed at-will.

      VisionCorps is an Affirmative Action Plan employer.

      VisionCorps is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace.

      All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, disability, or other protected status.

      244 North Queen Street
      Lancaster, PA 17603

      Qualified individuals may submit their resumes to jobs@visioncorps.net. VisionCorps is an Equal Opportunity Employer.