• Material Buyer- Temp/Contract

    Location US-UT-Park City
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(9/26/2018 8:23 AM)
    Requisition Number
    # of Positions Remaining
    Position Type
    Contract Labor
    Experience (Years)
    Purchasing/Supply Chain - All
    Security Clearance Required?
  • Overview

    Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.


    Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage. Triumph Gear Solutions located in Park City, UT is seeking a temporary/contract Material Buyer for a 4-6 month period.



    • This position reports to the Purchasing Manager and works under minimal supervision.
    • Responsible for:
    • Raw material (DFAR compliant 9310 & 4000 series bar) that is regularly purchased in a lean environment.
    • Responsibility for plants indirect spends (MRO) purchases.
    • Addition shared responsibilities with other departments and Enterprise Sourcing agreements, by means of customer qualifications or by decisions reached by internal approval vendor lists (AVL) & strategic sources.
    • Buying materials of the right quality, in the right quantity, at the right time, at the right price.
    • Complete accountability for material & service quotation
    • Conducting cost/price analysis
    • Developing supply sources
    • Maintaining purchased records
    • Negotiating, corresponding with vendors
    • Reconciling delivery dates, receipts and vendor invoices


    • Bachelor's degree or equivalent and 2-4 years of related experience.
    • Strong negotiation and relationship building skills a must.
    • Must understand raw material and MRO purchasing.
    • Ability to read blueprint


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