Waukegan, IL 60087

Post Date: 07/24/2018 Job ID: 35836851 Industry: Operations Pay Rate: $20.00/hour

At Instaff, our success depends on you! That s why we set you up to succeed from day one. From our commitment to finding you the right-fit job, to our training and benefits programs, Instaff gives you the tools you need to build the future you want! We know that our clients success, as well as our own, depends on treating our employees with respect and care. We call it partnership with a purpose. Join the Instaff team today!

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Job Type:

Direct hire




Waukegan, IL 60085


1 st Shift

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Job Duties:

  • Verifies purchase requisitions by comparing items requested to master list; clarifying unclear items; recommending alternatives

  • Forwards available inventory items by verifying stock; scheduling delivery

  • Prepares purchase orders by verifying specifications and price; obtaining recommendations from suppliers for substitute items; obtaining approval from requisitioning department

  • Obtains purchased items by forwarding orders to suppliers; monitoring and expediting orders

  • Verifies receipt of items by comparing items received to items ordered; resolves shipments in error with suppliers

  • Authorizes payment for purchases by forwarding receiving documentation

  • Keeps information accessible by sorting and filing documents

  • Provides purchasing planning and control information by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends

  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities

  • Accomplishes purchasing and organization mission by completing related results as needed

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum of 2 years Purchasing experience including metals

  • Familiar with variety of metals manufacturing concepts, practices and procedures

  • Experience working within an ERP system and creating of purchase orders

  • Understands purchasing, along with freight contracting

  • Promotes a positive, safe working environment

  • Be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office suite and email

  • Strong problem solving and analysis experience

  • Ability to meet deadlines, work on short lead times and handle high-stress situations

  • Ability to work independently to achieve goals

  • Process RMA s, follow up with Corrective Actions, and expedite replacement parts if necessary


  • Weekly pay

  • Direct Deposit or Pay Card (Visa)

  • Longevity and holiday pay

  • 401K plan

  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance available for employee and family

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InStaff, a Brand of BG Staffing, Inc. (NYSE American: BGSF), is a nationwide leader in light industrial staffing. We provide temporary workers primarily to call centers, distribution and logistics customers needing a flexible workforce. To learn more about our services, visit www.instaff.com.

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