Technical Sourcing Leader

United States of America
New York
Niskayuna
Fasteners
E-One
Operations
Full Time
January 1 2021

  


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With more than 150 operations and about 22,000 employees worldwide, Precision Castparts Corp. is the market leader in manufacturing large, complex structural investment castings, airfoil castings, forged components, aerostructures and highly engineered, critical fasteners for aerospace applications. In addition, we are the leading producer of airfoil castings for the industrial gas turbine market. We also manufacture extruded seamless pipe, fittings, forgings, and clad products for power generation and oil & gas applications; commercial and military airframe aerostructures; and metal alloys and other materials for the casting and forging industries. With such critical applications, we insist on quality and dependability – not just in the materials and products we make, but in the people we recruit.

Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, this over 10 billion dollar company employs more than 29,500 people worldwide.  PCC has over 160 plants and has a presence in twenty-six states in the US and in over a dozen countries. PCC is relentless in its dedication to being a high-quality, low-cost and on-time producer; delivering the highest value to its customers and shareholders while continually pursuing strategic, profitable growth.

Effective early February 2016, Berkshire Hathaway, led by chairman and CEO Warren E. Buffett, acquired Precision Castparts Corp.

PCC Fasteners and Engineered Products consist of specialized manufacturing businesses that produce fasteners, precision components, systems, tooling, and engineered system solutions for a diverse group of end customers in the automotive, aerospace & defense, industrial machinery, and other performance-driven markets.

PCC Fasteners and Engineered Products' manufacturing operations are spread over four continents, forming a network of industry-leading companies, which enables our customers to utilize our experience and deep product knowledge wherever they need it. Embedded in a culture of continuous improvement, our assets and industry leadership insure that we will consistently deliver our customers the best value in the markets we serve.

Environment One Corporation (E/One) has corporate headquarters in New York and regional offices and distribution throughout the industrialized world. E/One is a manufacturer and provider of products and services for the disposal of residential sanitary waste and Utility Systems for the protection and performance optimization of electric utility assets.

 

Sewer Systems

 Low-pressure, gravity-independent, contour-following sewage collection systems were pioneered by Environment One. E/One Sewer® systems have proven to be an economical and effective method of sewering otherwise difficult land areas, such as flat, wet, rocky and hilly terrain.

 At the heart of an E/One Sewer® is the grinder pump, developed by Environment One. These units accept household sanitary waste, grind it into a fine slurry, and pressurize it to permit transport through small-diameter pipes. E/One Sewer Systems serve over 1 million end-users daily.

 

E/One's Sewer Systems business is ISO 9001:2015 certified.

 Hydrogen Systems

 Environment One’s expertise in the detection and measurement of submicron particles has led to the development of a line of critical monitoring instruments for electric utilities. The Generator Condition Monitor was designed to warn of potential failures in electric power generators by detecting the submicron particles emitted in the generator’s cooling gas during early phases of overheating or arcing.

 E/One's Hydrogen Systems business is ISO 9001:2015 certified.

The Technical Sourcing Leader significantly contributes to supplier selection, quality, procurement, cost, performance evaluation, and Continuous Improvement. Responsibilities are varied and complex, requiring customary and regular exercise of discretion, independent judgment and initiative.            

 

•Searches for sources of required material. Gathers supplier candidate information and coordinates supplier qualification.
•Negotiates with suppliers to secure preferred cost, quality, and delivery.
•Executes purchase orders, and interacts with suppliers to insure that required material delivery due dates are achieved.
•Resolves quality, delivery, and pricing issues and follows-up with appropriate documentation to ensure uninterrupted material supply.
•Assists in developing and implementing sourcing strategies for specific commodities
•Drives key projects to reduce cost & lead time and improve reliability.
•Communicates effectively with both Suppliers and Internal Customers. Aligns actions with Internal Customers.
Bachelor's degree in Engineering discipline or technical ability

2 years purchasing experience in mechanical and/or electronic products.

Technically oriented to comprehend, translate and communicate product requirements.





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