Teledyne Technologies

  • Buyer III

    Job Locations US-AL-Huntsville
    Requisition ID
    Company Name
    Teledyne Brown Engineering Inc
    1st Shift - Day
    Citizenship/Visa Requirement
    US Citizen Only
    Internal Code (for CareerBuilder)
  • Company Overview

    Teledyne Brown Engineering, Inc. is an industry leader in engineered systems and advanced manufacturing. The Company provides full-spectrum systems engineering, integration, manufacturing, and lifecycle sustainment solutions to the marine, aviation, aerospace, defense, energy and environment markets. Teledyne Brown has expertise in systems integration, technology development, hardware design, prototype development, system test and evaluation, advanced manufacturing, performance-based logistics solutions, and operations and maintenance.

    Position Summary and Responsibilities

    The Associate Buyer will evaluate, select, negotiate, place, and otherwise administer procurement contracts of varying expense for off the shelf items and outside material processing.


    Other Responsibilities:


    • Initiates RFQs/RFPs, review bids, negotiates best pricing and availability to meet schedule and program budget.
    • Facilitates solutions to schedule changes and issues with suppliers.
    • Ensures adherence to established policies and procedures, quality assurance programs, safety standards including all government FAR and DFAR documentation requirements.


    Education and Experience:

    Requires two years of college or college level training or equivalent, plus two years of related experience in procurement activities or seven years of specifically related experience.


    Other Requirements:


    Must be able to handle multiple priorities and deliver on key deadlines. Will be required to quickly learn the company’s purchasing and inventory processes and procedures and adhere to the company’s strict standards of documentation and internal controls to accurately and efficiently process and place purchase orders. Required the ability to work both independently and cooperatively in a cross-functional team and know when to ask for guidance. Excellent verbal, written and professional interpersonal skills is necessary for this position. The qualified candidate will possess a proficiency in Microsoft Office including Excel.


    Strongly Preferred:

    Bachelor of Science in a recognized field of engineering, business, or equivalent.

    Teledyne is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability, protected Veteran Status, genetics or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.


    If you need assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please email or call (805)373-4545. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response.




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