Teledyne Marine is a group of leading-edge undersea technology companies that have been assembled by Teledyne Technologies Incorporated. Through acquisitions and collaboration, over the past 10 years Teledyne Marine has evolved into an industry powerhouse, bringing the best of the best together under a single umbrella. Each Teledyne Marine company is a leader in its respective field, with a shared commitment to providing premium products backed by unparalleled service and support.
As part of the Teledyne Marine group, Teledyne RD Instruments revolutionized the industry through the development of the first acoustic Doppler current profiler (ADCP) and continues to be a global leader in acoustic Doppler innovations used for current profiling and precision navigation. Our game changing technology has allowed tens of thousands of scientists, engineers and researchers to explore and understand our world’s oceans, rivers and streams in a way that was previously thought impossible. With a staff of more than 150 scientists, engineers, technicians, and sales and support personnel, the company's San Diego-based global headquarters is an 80,000 square-foot ISO-9001:2015 facility that includes state-of-the art engineering, laboratory, manufacturing, and test areas.
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The Supply Chain/Purchasing Manager reports to the Director of Operations. This position manages production planning, warehouse, inventory and procurement for the business unit and provides daily leadership and supervision to procurement staff. This position is responsible for ensuring continuity of materials supply using min/max, kanban and build/purchase to order; quality and overall cost management. This position ensures that buyer/planner and materials groups are following best business processes/practices, and the supply chain organization is compliant with all Company policies, as well as financial and operational performance standards and objectives. This position develops action plans and task assignments to improve supplier responsiveness and performance, cost-savings, customer service levels, production schedule fulfillment, inventory management and overall departmental productivity. This position serves as a leader, spends 80% of the time managing the procurement team and supply chain and 20% of the time performing hands-on purchasing and supply chain tasks, and acts as a backup to direct reports, as needed.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
This job provides general supervision to a functional area which may include direct supervision of exempt and non-exempt personnel. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include providing leadership to employees, interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.