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  • Location: Lancaster
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Friday, 30 November 2018
    Direct hire career opportunities for Buyers are available in Lancaster County to support electronics manufacturing. All levels available - Associate, Mid and Senior-level to purchase / procure material for their factory operations.

    Offers:
    * Low cost medical, dental, prescription drug and vision plan
    * Short-term disability insurance at minimal cost
    * Free life insurance & long term disability insurance
    * Free Employee Assistance Program
    * Profit Sharing Plan - quarterly payout based upon achievement of company goals
    * Stock Ownership - company is 100% owned by the employees through the Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP). Stock transferred to employees at no cost
    * 401K Retirement Plan with discretionary company match
    * Wellness Committee & Gym Membership assistance
    * Employee Activity Committee - activities throughout the year
    * Paid Time Off

    Position Summary:
    * Procure all necessary materials for production and factory operations
    * Assure quality materials are received in a timely matter
    * Continuously improve competitive posture of company through active source development/management.
    * Expedite orders as needed
    * Support the bid and proposal process
    * Ensure accuracy of records and work with accounting to assure payment of suppliers.
    * Provide technical commodity insight to support internal and external issues as they arise.

    Qualifications:
    * Experience in Purchasing, Planning or Supply Chain preferably for manufacturing
    * High School diploma for Associate level; BS/BA in Business or Supply Chain Management for Mid or Senior level
    * Strong numerical and analytic reasoning capability.
    * Well-developed written and oral communications skills.
    * Good interpersonal skills with the ability to interface with all levels of the organization.
    * Proficient in Microsoft Office - Excel / Word, ERP systems, and databases.
    * Procurement of electronic or mechanical components a plus!
    * Military and/or Aerospace procurement experience a plus!

    Apply now for consideration!
  • Location: Orange
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Thursday, 29 November 2018
    Full Time Contract Administrator Day Shift

    Are you a Contract Administrator looking for a new career, one where you can offer your unique skills and experiences? Manpower can offer something unique for you. Our client in Orange is looking for talented individuals who want to do things differently, get ahead and establish a lifelong career. This position requires someone who has strong analytical skills and the ability to make recommendations.

    What's in it for you?
    ● Full time hours
    ● Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm (1st shift)
    ● Competitive wages starting at $28.16 per hour
    ● Location: Orange
    ● Temp to Hire based on performance

    What is the job?
    ● Ability to interpret and apply applicable federal, state, and local laws, codes, and regulations.
    ● Interpret and apply administrative and departmental policies and procedures.
    ● Negotiate contracts and contract changes.
    ● Resolve contractual disputes.
    ● Prepare and compose contracts, change orders, bid documents, and specifications.
    ● Ability to effectively represent the agency to outside individuals and agencies to accomplish the goals and objectives of the unit.
    ● Design and implement administrative communication and reporting systems.
    ● Plan and organize work to meet changing priorities and deadlines.
    ● Ability to answer contract specific questions from executive management and/or Board of Directors.

    What you bring to the job?
    ● Previous experience with a minimum of 3 years purchasing experience, specifically in the development and administration of public contracts.
    ● Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a bachelor's degree in Business or Public Administration with a minimum of 3 years.
    ● Knowledge of principles and practices used in the development of contracts, contract administration, contract law, and accounting
    ● Knowledge of methods and techniques of negotiation
    ● Knowledge of principles of business letter writing and basic report preparation
    ● Knowledge of principles and practices of fiscal, statistical, and administrative research and report preparation
    ● Knowledge of pertinent federal, state, and local codes, laws, and regulations including contract law and Uniform Commercial Code.
    ● Ability to pass a Background Check and Drug Screen

    Stop your job search and apply today. Do you need more information? Contact Phillip at 657.208.8361. We love referrals so please share our job with friends and family. Also, check out Manpower's career platform with tools and resources to prepare you for today and tomorrow's jobs at www.manpower.com/mypath
  • Location: Hanover - York County
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Thursday, 29 November 2018
    Our client, a successful and growing manufacturing facility in Hanover PA, has direct hire opportunities for Buyers (Commodity and Supply Chain).

    Supply Chain Buyer: negotiates and procures assigned commodities and general shop supplies at the best value consistent with the standards of the purchasing department and the schedules of the manufacturing and support departments; assures that all requisitions are properly completed and approved prior to ordering; enters orders in the system and processes invoices for payment.

    Commodity Buyer: drives all necessary actions to achieve the best supplier Quality, Cost, and Delivery (QCD) performance by managing the supplier relationship globally; drives commodity strategy execution with negotiations, anticipating commodity risks and setting preventative actions; has knowledge of the market.

    Offers:
    * Competitive pay commensurate with experience
    * Paid Time-Off & Holiday program
    * Medical Insurance with Flexible Spending Account
    * Free Medical Clinic for Employees and Dependents
    * Dental & Vision Insurance
    * Life, STD & LTD
    * 401k Savings Plan
    * Employee Discounts

    Qualifications:
    * A bachelor's degree in supply chain/business/engineering and/or related experience
    * 3+ years Sourcing and/or Purchasing experience (in manufacturing preferred)
    * Strong written and oral communications / interpersonal / negotiation skills
    * Analytical and problem solving skills
    * Strong computer skills: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint (including SAP/ERP, Google platforms a plus)
    * High level of motivation and ability to manage several tasks at once
    * Ability to travel as needed
    * A Plus: Senior Buyer of Direct Materials, CPSM certification, matrix environment experience

    Apply now for consideration!
  • Location: Somerset - Somerset County
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Friday, 23 November 2018
    Manpower is hiring an Experienced Administrative Assistant.

    Job Description

    Are you seeking a challenging permanent job opportunity with room to grow? If so we have the perfect position for you in Somerset. PA. Our client is seeking an experienced, energetic administrative assistant to run their office. Most of the time you will be working in the office alone so you must be able to work independently and be willing to learn new processes.

    Job duties include but are not limited to:
    Assist the public with permit applications, inspections, building codes and zoning requirements
    Extensive use of databases to input and extract data
    Transcribe minutes of meetings
    Receive and distribute mail and correspondence
    Taking payments for various services

    Qualifications for this position are:
    Thorough knowledge of standard office procedures, practices and equipment
    Proficient in Word, Excel, databases and data entry
    Ability to make independent decisions and apply policies and procedures
    Ability to follow written and verbal instructions
    Excellent attention to detail and organization
    Must be able to pass drug screen and criminal background check

    This is a possible temp to hire position for the right candidate.
    Please respond with a detailed, updated resume

    For more information please call Manpower at 814-244-5056 or Apply within!
  • Location: Lancaster
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Friday, 16 November 2018
    Direct hire career opportunities for Buyers are available in Lancaster County to support electronics manufacturing. All levels available - Associate, Mid and Senior-level to purchase / procure material for their factory operations.

    Offers:
    * Low cost medical, dental, prescription drug and vision plan
    * Short-term disability insurance at minimal cost
    * Free life insurance & long term disability insurance
    * Free Employee Assistance Program
    * Profit Sharing Plan - quarterly payout based upon achievement of company goals
    * Stock Ownership - company is 100% owned by the employees through the Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP). Stock transferred to employees at no cost
    * 401K Retirement Plan with discretionary company match
    * Wellness Committee & Gym Membership assistance
    * Employee Activity Committee - activities throughout the year
    * Paid Time Off

    Position Summary:
    * Procure all necessary materials for production and factory operations
    * Assure quality materials are received in a timely matter
    * Continuously improve competitive posture of company through active source development/management.
    * Expedite orders as needed
    * Support the bid and proposal process
    * Ensure accuracy of records and work with accounting to assure payment of suppliers.
    * Provide technical commodity insight to support internal and external issues as they arise.

    Qualifications:
    * Experience in Purchasing, Planning or Supply Chain preferably for manufacturing
    * High School diploma for Associate level; BS/BA in Business or Supply Chain Management for Mid or Senior level
    * Strong numerical and analytic reasoning capability.
    * Well-developed written and oral communications skills.
    * Good interpersonal skills with the ability to interface with all levels of the organization.
    * Proficient in Microsoft Office - Excel / Word, ERP systems, and databases.
    * Procurement of electronic or mechanical components a plus!
    * Military and/or Aerospace procurement experience a plus!

    Apply now for consideration!