Buyer - Aerospace / Defense in Santa Clarita, CA at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 11/10/2019

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Job Description

JobID: 376415

Johnson Service Group (JSG) is teamed with a leader in the defense and commercial markets, and our client is currently seeking a talented Buyer. 

 Summary of Job Scope:

  • 3-5 years+ of previous purchasing, experience within an aerospace, defense and/or government environment.
  • Knowledge of ITAR and EAR requirements is a plus.
  • Understanding of Government contracting, including FAR, DFARS and other government regulations.
  • Must have stron Cost/Price analysis skills. 
  • Will execute competitive and non-competitive procurements.
  • Contact suppliers regarding parts and materials orders and schedules are met. 
  • Track delivery dates and order status in SAP and Excel (SAP experience is a plus). 
  • Interact with the internal supply chain team regarding issues with production schedules and deliveries. 
  • Plan, schedule, release and manage purchase orders and work orders. 
  • Solid knowledge of Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRPII) is preferred.
  • Resolve invoice issues, implement engineering changes, and coordinate purchase orders.
  • Good verbal and written communication skill. 
  • High level of detail orientation and organizational skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects at the same time.
  • Strong Microsoft Office Suite skills, including MS Word and Excel.


  • 2 or 4 year degree is a plus. 
  • APICS and CPSM/CPM Certification is preferred.

Duration:  Direct Hire 

Location:  Santa Clarita, CA  

Compensation:  Highly competitive salary, bonus and benefits package