Teledyne Technologies

  • Buyer

    Job Locations US-CA-Camarillo
    Requisition ID
    Company Name
    Teledyne Scientific & Imaging
    1st Shift - Day
    Citizenship/Visa Requirement
    US Citizen/US National/Perm Resident/ Asylee/Refugee
    Internal Code (for CareerBuilder)
  • Company Overview

    Teledyne Technologies Incorporated specializes in providing a broad range of high technology solutions and products to the marketplace. Teledyne Imaging Sensors is an integral member of the new Digital Imaging Segment of Teledyne Technologies. Imaging Sensors provides advanced imaging solutions for a variety of customers, including the DoD, NASA, prime system integrators, and commercial customers. In the civilian space arena, Teledyne sensors are the most advanced sensors on board the Hubble space telescope, and they are also found on board the majority of NASA space probes and ground based telescopes. In the DoD arena, Teledyne sensors are integrated into several major systems for persistent surveillance, chemical detection, and target identification, among others.

    Position Summary and Responsibilities

    Position Summary:

    Purchases materials, equipment, supplies and services of a specialized or complex nature in accordance with prescribed purchasing regulations and procedures.


    Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

    • Negotiates, awards and administers procurement actions for commercial and Government-funded requirements
    • Involved in procurement responsibilities including capital equipment, software license agreements, blanket purchase orders, services, maintenance agreements, repair orders, construction contracts, hazardous chemicals, electronics and various other hardware and software purchased to Teledyne and Government specifications and drawings
    • Provides proposal support, as required
    • Frequently works with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system for tracking and reporting of data

    Citizenship Requirements

    Due to the type of work at the facility and certain access restrictions, successful applicants must be a "U.S. Person" (US citizens, US nationals, lawful permanent residents, asylees or refugees).


    Qualifications & Competencies


    To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following qualifications and competencies:

    • Familiarity with purchasing concepts and must be comfortable negotiating price and other terms and conditions
    • Ability to work in a high volume/pressure environment with demanding deadlines
    • Excellent organizational skills
    • Ability to make complex business decisions with minimal supervision
    • Ability to interface with vendors and internal customers with patience, diplomacy and tact
    • Excellent verbal, written and presentation communication skills
    • Basic computer proficiency using Microsoft Word and Excel
    • Displays exemplary ethics and business conduct and performs work cognizant of safe work practices


    Education and/or Experience                                   


    • High School Diploma or GED equivalent; Bachelor’s Degree desired
    • Minimum of 5 years’ experience of being a Buyer required
    • Professional development courses in procurement management desirable
    • Previous experience in a procurement function desirable



    What can Teledyne offer YOU?
    A Competitive Salary & Benefits Package
    Excellent Health, Dental, Vision
    Paid Vacation Time
    Paid Sick Time
    Life Insurance Benefits
    Paid Holidays
    401(k) Eligibility
    Employee Stock Purchase Plan
    Educational Tuition Reimbursement
    Employee Fun Events throughout the year




    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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