Purchasing Coordinator 1

Harper Engineering Co. is a designer and manufacturer of interior hardware for commercial aircraft. We are an AS9100-Rev. D registered company that is committed to excellence in an environment of continuous improvement. We are located in Renton, WA where our facility includes heavy engineering, precision machining, composites and assembly.

Job Summary

The Purchasing Coordinator 1 is responsible for the purchasing of production components, office supplies, R&D items, and miscellaneous supplies

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manage and process all purchase orders to support manufacturing

  • Research and evaluate suppliers to ensure they meet quality standards

  • Manage all open orders

  • Main point of contact for all incoming vendor or supplier inquires

  • Coordinate with shipping/receiving to ensure on-time delivery and answer any shipping related questions

  • Develop new vendor relationships as directed to ensure cost effective opportunities are maximized

  • Coordinate with vendors to ensure quality and on time delivery of all orders.

Required Knowledge & Skills

  • Excellent time management, organization and prioritization skills

  • Strong planning with multitasking skills with attention to detail

  • Must be team oriented and be able to work with all levels of employees and customers

  • Must be able to analyze the information they are given to make decisions

  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Must have proficient computer skills and ability to work with Microsoft Office applications

  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred

  • Demonstrated customer service experience

Harper Engineering Company offers an exciting benefits package including employer paid medical, dental, vision, STD, 401(k), company paid life and AD&D insurance, vacation, holiday and sick pay and educational assistance. Dependent benefits coverage, additional life insurance and LTD are available. To join our team, please send your resume to:

ATTN: Purchasing Coordinator 1
Harper Engineering
700 SW 7th St.
Renton, WA 98057
Email: careers@harperengineering.com

Equal Opportunity Employer