Supply Chain- Purchasing

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Located in Woodland, WA

Salary: $25.00

Express is recruiting 2- experienced Supply Chain/Purchasing candidates for a Buyer position in Woodland, WA!


Position Overview- Purchase all parts and materials associated with the Cabinetry projects to ensure organization is successful in meeting scheduled production schedules while in the end meeting customer delivery schedules.



  • Responsible for the day-to-day tactics required to procure direct material or indirect services and to manage purchase orders from request for quote to supplier payment. 
  • Required to balance the trade-offs of inventory and shipping costs to achieve low inventories and on time-delivery schedules through day to day supplier communications, management of reorder quantities, and ERP requirement signal management. 
  • Responsible for accurate payment and payment schedules to supplier.
  • Send out bids/RFQ’s, issue PO’s,
  • Liaison between organizations suppliers, engineering (internal & external), and various other departments (Production, QC, and Programs).
  • Provide parts updates; arrange NDA’s if required; attend GEMBA and Project meetings, etc.



  • Computer Savvy in all Windows programs
  • Telephone and Organization skills
  • DocPak & ERP Knowledge and experience with reading blueprints.
  • BA degree Business/Supply Chain strongly preferred.



  • A minimum of 2 years Buyer experience in a purchasing or supply chain role including experience negotiating and developing supplier contracts
  • A Bachelor’s degree is required. APICS and NAPM Certification preferred
  • Experience in a manufacturing industry is preferred
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills required
  • Excellent computer skills – especially MS Excel

To Apply:

  1. We take walk in interviews Mon.-Fri from 9am-2pm at 1208 Washington Way in Longview or Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 131 Davidson Ave, Suite BB in Woodland, behind the Port of Woodland office. 
  2. Complete the application on our website
  3. Call Express Employment Professionals at 360-414-1200 or 360-225-0700 to speak with a hiring manager (Mon-Fri, 8am to 5:00pm).

"All employment offers are contingent on the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screening and criminal background check in compliance with all applicable federal and state laws."

Express Office: Longview
1208 Washington Way
Suite 130
Longview, WA 98632