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Posted/Closing June 18, 2010
Company ConMed Linvatec
Job Title Junior Buyer/Planner
Req #  
Job Description Are you ready to launch your supply chain career in the thriving medical device arena? ConMed is looking for a driven individual who is passionate about making a difference every day. 

At ConMed, you will do meaningful work that will improve the quality of life for people around the globe. You will be a part of a high impact team willing to share their knowledge and help you succeed. Your opinion will be valued and your work will make a difference. 

Our Ideal Candidate will possess 
Bachelor's degree
2+ years purchasing experience
ERP/MRP/DRP experience highly desirable

ConMed employees work hard for the company and in return, we have worked hard to become an employer of choice for our valued employees. Some of the many benefits we offer to our employees include: 

Healthcare Plan: For all full-time employees, including prescription drug coverage
Dental: A dental plan is available to full-time employees
Vision: Excellent Vision plan
Flexible Spending Accounts: Several Flexible Spending Plan options
Employee Stock Purchase Plan: Allows stock purchases at a discounted price
Retirement Savings Plan (401k): Company match dollar for dollar up to 7%
Short/Long Term Disability: The cost of the Plan is fully paid by the Company
Tuition Assistance: Available for undergraduate and graduate level courses

ConMed also actively develops future leaders in our organization and promotes from within. All this adds up to a tremendous growth opportunity. If you are driven to succeed and seeking tremendous job satisfaction and career growth. If you are interested, please apply now for prompt consideration.
Qualifications BS/BA plus 2+ years purchasing experience (MRP/ERP highly desirable)
Work Location Largo, FL
Full Time/Part Time/Internship Full Time
Career Area Entry level
Contact Method Send resumes to:

Posted/Closing Posted 5/20/10, Closing 6/20/
Company Bausch and Lomb
Job Title Sr. Buyer / Planner
Req # 5713
Job Description Responsible for executing procurement and planning processes to support manufacturing production. Responsible for planning production lines and material purchases. Specific Job Duties:
  • Implement and maintain an effective line scheduling system and process. Provide the shop floor with prioritized weekly schedules. Working with Manufacturing and Quality Groups to insure products are made and released on time.
  • Executing all tactical procurement activities including contract compliance, dispatch PO, expediting, supplier quality/delivery issue resolution, match exception resolution, site spend management , and site related and one-off procurement contracting.
  • Analyzing material requirements for weekly production schedule, place orders for required components, daily review of inventory items and make adjustments so that component receipts correlate to scheduled production. Will be required to maintain inventory within the stated goals for the year as well of administrating the PPV based on ordering patterns and pricing.
  • Maintenance of weekly production schedule to include issue resolution and revisions to insure products are being manufactured in time to meet customer order dates. Participation in weekly meetings with customers via teleconference. Monitor back orders and provide direction to prevent/reduce dollars and items. Update Customer tracking of production lots, date manufactured status of lot, QC release and ship dates.
  • Facilitating/implementing procurement cost savings activities and risk mitigation activities. Support all global procurement initiatives and participate in the supply strategy teams as required. Develop/Maintain the site buyer business plan and identify cost savings opportunities.
  • Review and maintenance of Bills of Materials in MRP System and document controlled records for assigned portfolio of products, along with labeling review and sign-off of associated products.
  • BS in Business or Management, Science preferred. MS/MBA/CPM/CPIM a plus.
  • Minimum of 5 years procurement/sourcing experience and minimum of 2 years planning experience in pharmaceuticals or other process related industry.
  • Proven experience in RFI/RFP/RFQ development, execution, and negotiations.
  • Track record and implementation experience of procurement cost savings projects.
  • Must have applied experience in the contractual principles and the development/execution of contractual agreements.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in developing procurement tactics which comprehend and contribute to overall business objectives is a must.
  • Excellent communication skills throughout all levels of the organization.
  • Detail oriented with very good organizational skills.
  • Computerized MRP systems (PRISM), Spend Management System, P2P system, MS office products with emphasis on Excel.
  • Good negotiation and project management skills.
  • Supply Chain Risk Modeling skills.
Work Location Tampa Manufacturing Facilty - Fletcher at I-75
Full Time/Part Time/Internship Full Time
Career Area  
Band/Grade SP
Contact Method Apply online www.bausch.com

Posted/Closing 1/13/2010 closes when filled
Company Lockheed Martin MS2
Job Title Procurement, Planning & Control
Req # 144926BR
Job Description Material analysis and control of dependent demand items used in production with some limited low value procurement activity supporting manufacturing. Responsible for the accurate and timely release of requisitions and change orders to Supply Management. Monitors supply and demand imbalances and communicates/escalates, as appropriate. The Material Planner works closely with the Production Planner to establish material critical paths using the production schedule and scheduled material deliveries. Accountable to meet inventory turns goals and implementation of lean materials management principles.
Qualifications Current APICS CPIM required. Computer based MRP experience managing dependent demand material in a dynamic, high mix, manufacturing environment, Detail oriented with effective communication and interpersonal skills. Basic computer skills and Microsoft Office experience. Possess the ability to handle multiple tasks with frequent interruptions.
Work Location Oldsmar FL
Full Time/Part Time/Internship Full Time
Career Area  
Contact Method The Lockhheed Martin corporate website -  www.lockheedmartin.com

Posted/Closing 12/19/2009
Company Cardio Command
Job Title Principle Engineer
Req #  
Job Description General Description: Primary staff engineer. Mechanical Engineer (ME) that works collaboratively with Electrical Engineering (EE) and other engineering positions/consultants on new product development, test engineering, manufacturing process development/support and quality engineering. 

Duties / Responsibilities:
  • New product design-ME. Work with EE and other engineering disciplines, as appropriate, to design, develop and sustain products.
    • Proposes new or improved products, processes and/or equipment
    • Develops sketches and drawings
    • Performs modeling and prototyping
    • Designs and develops tooling
    • Ensures mechanical design meets product definition/requirements
    • Product definition and material selection. Writes component specifications
    • Understands and incorporates regulatory requirements and standards
  • Test engineering. Designs and develops test protocols
    • Possesses working knowledge of statistics and DOE
    • Develops test fixtures
    • Writes test protocols
    • Collects and summarizes data into test reports
  • Manufacturing and process engineering.
    • Leader for DFMA
    • Familiarity with a variety of electro-mechanical apparatus
    • Troubleshooting skills
    • Writes Manufacturing Processes, Inspection Procedures, Test Procedures, including drawings and schematics
  • Validation / Verification
    • Structured analysis and conclusions
    • Writes and performs EQs, IQs, OQs
    • Writes/runs test protocols
  • Generates documentation: product, process, test/equipment, drawings
  • Product Service. Engineering support for root cause analysis and complaint trending.
  • Adhers to Company's SOPs
Qualifications Required Skills / Competencies / Education
  • BS ME or equivalent
  • 5+ years experience in product design/manufacturing, preferably in the medical device industry
  • English: reads, writes and speaks fluently
  • Machine shop skills
  • CAD skills
  • MS Office: Word, Excel
  • Solid Works or equivalent
  • Solid knowledge of science: Physics, Chemistry
  • Creative and analytical thinker
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Promotes safe use of tools
Additional Considerations
  • Works well in matrix management environment
  • Handles multiple projects simultaneously with priority
  • Minimal supervision required
Work Location Tampa, FL
Full Time/Part Time/Internship Full Time
Career Area  
Contact Method Resumes should be sent to Jerry Maass at 813-289-5454 (FAX) or .