• Buyer / Expediter

    Job Location US-CA-San Luis Obispo
    Job ID
  • Company Overview and Values

    Why work at Entegris?

    Lead. Inspire. Innovate. Define Your Future.

    Not everyone who works for a global company shares the same background, experiences and perspectives. We leverage the differences of our employees to bring new ideas to the table. Every employee throughout the company is encouraged to share input on projects and initiatives. Our decision making process is truly a collaborative effort as we realize there are leaders at every level of the organization. We put our values at the core of how we operate as an organization — not just when it’s convenient, but in a lasting and meaningful way. We want the time and energy you spend here to have a positive impact on your life inside and outside of the office.

    Entegris is a values-driven culture and our employees rally around our core PACE values: 




    The Role

    Entegris is seeking a Materials Buyer / Expediter in its San Luis Obispo, CA manufacturing facility.  The best suited candidate for this role will be responsible for meeting production schedules for our manufacturing orders.

    In this role you will

    • Monitor material requirements through MRP system and clearly communicate feedback to management.
    • Vendor management and negotiation.
    • Manage raw materials and in-transit inventories.
    • Generate and process purchase requisitions and purchase orders.
    • Maintain inventory levels within established budgets.
    • Generate and release work orders to shop floor per the manufacturing schedule.
    • Work in conjunction with production to ensure appropriate scheduling, procurement, and movement of materials.
    • Ability to recognize problems and recommend solutions and put them into action.
    • Perform other tasks as needed in support of plant and Corporate objectives

    Traits we believe make a strong candidate

    • Knowledge of mechanical and electrical assemblies.
    • Must have buying experience on machined parts, sheet metal parts and welded fabricated skids
    • Knowledge of MRP systems (QAD and SAP a plus)
    • Knowledge of purchasing methods and procedures.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
    • Excellent organizational skills.
    • Must be able to stand or sit for 8 or more hours a day and lift up to 30 lbs.
    • Able to work overtime when necessary.

    What we offer:

    Our total rewards package goes above and beyond just a paycheck. Whether you’re looking to build your career, improve your health, or protect your wealth, we offer generous benefits to help you achieve your goals.

    • Very Competitive total compensation plans.
    • A 401(K) plan to help you plan for your future with an impressive employer match that’s all yours- no vesting!
    • Great health, dental and vision insurance packages to fit your needs to ensure you’re happy and healthy.
    • 3 weeks vacation - plenty of time to recharge those batteries!


    At Entegris we are committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees and applicants. Our policy is to recruit, hire, train, and reward employees for their individual abilities, achievements and experience without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, marital or military status.




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