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


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


  • 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.)


  • 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


  • Quality: 2 years (Required)

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