Open Positions

Open Positions at AFC Industries

We're always looking for great talent to join our team! If you're excited about joining a collaborative and progressive supply chain business and helping improve the lives and operations of our customers, we'd love to hear from you. 


Open Positions

 

Buyer 
Fairfield, OH

We are looking for a self-motivated and team-oriented Buyer to serve as a point of contact for our vendors on topics related to components in the respective category.

Activities and responsibilities 

  • Import vendor sourcing, selection and price negotiations

  • Manage inventory by planning, executing and tracking purchases

  • Work closely with VP of Supply Management, Quotations Manager and vendors on new product, existing product and revisions

  • Provide complete landed cost break down

  • Manage and resolve import issues from suppliers and the Import Coordinator

  • Work with suppliers to expedite deliveries

  • Resolve receiving issues, including vendor returns for quality issues

  • Provide backup support for critical supply chain processes and procedures

  • Analyze historical sales, current trends and exceptions to forecast demand

  • Establish and maintain property inventory levels

  • Monitor excess and low inventory

  • Maintain updated supplier information (e.g. cost, lead, time, flow)

  • Initiate and implement correction action plans for the department as well as with suppliers regarding delivery and quality requirements

  • Manage out of stock service situations, including substitute product

Education

  • High school diploma or GED is required

Work Experience

  • 5 years' experience in fastener purchasing or a related field is strongly preferred

  • Extensive experience in fastener distribution, fastener-related product and detailed specifications is desired

Personal Skillsets

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 

  • Superior negotiation skills with strong attention to detail are required

  • Ability to work well independently and with a team

  • Comfortable with mathematical concepts, monitoring the need for commodities and assisting the Purchasing Manager in forecasting furture demands

  • High proficiency in Microsoft Excel and MRP Systems and/or ability to learn related ERP is required

  • Previous or current experience with Prophet 21 is desired

Job Type 

  • Full-time

 

Quality Technician
Fairfield, OH

The Quality Technician, reporting to the Quality Manager, is a key component to the overall quality system within the organization.

Activities and responsibilities 

  • Incoming Inspection

  • PPAP Analysis

  • Internal Audits

  • Control of Non-Conforming Product

  • Preventive and Corrective Action

  • Certification Management (component material, plating, etc.)

Education

  • Preference for a two or four-year degree in a correlating discipline

  • A minimum of a high school education, GED, or equivalent required

Work Experience

  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a quality lab environment with an emphasis on dimensional inspection, including PPAP analysis, against blue print/drawing specifications

  • Experience using various testing equipment, such as but not limited to: calipers, micrometers, gauge pins, thread gauges, optical comparators, etc.

  • Preference for experience in, or a working knowledge of, ISO 9001:2008 and/or ISO 9001:2015 disciplines

  • Preference for experience in the fastener industry

  • Preference for experience in, and a working knowledge of, fastener related specifications such as but not limited to: ASTM, ASME, IFI, MIL, DIN

  • Experience in following non-conforming product guidelines and ensuing corrective action disciplines

  • Experience in conducting internal or external audits for conformance to given standards

Personal Skillsets

  • Efficient time management, with the ability to efficiently see numerous tasks through to completion

  • Excellent communication skills (via face to face communication, phone, and email) across all levels of the organization

  • Precision oriented

Job Type 

  • Full-time

Experience

  • Quality: 2 years (Required)

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