Buyer - Procurement

Product design and development in Chicago
Position Details

The position will be responsible for the following:

Job Title: Buyer - Procurement

Company: Hatch Contract Manufacturing

Location: Waukegan, IL


About Us:

At Hatch Contract Manufacturing, we pride ourselves on delivering excellence and precision across diverse industries. We're looking for an enthusiastic Buyer to join our team in Waukegan, IL. If you're ready to bring your procurement expertise to a lively and innovative environment, we want to hear from you.


Job Description:

Are you a procurement pro with a passion for organizing and negotiating? Are you ready to take on the challenge of sourcing materials for a wide array of products across different industries? Hatch Contract Manufacturing is seeking a vibrant Buyer to play a key role in our success. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Mastering the MRP Process: You'll be responsible for planning, organizing, and scheduling the procurement of goods and services, ensuring a seamless MRP process that keeps our projects on track.
  • Sourcing and Selection: You'll quote, source, and select new suppliers, using your negotiation skills to secure the best terms and conditions that benefit both parties.
  • Vendor Management: Managing vendors, prices, and delivery schedules will be a part of your daily routine. You'll maintain strong vendor relationships and ensure they meet our high-quality standards.
  • Purchase Orders and Invoicing: Efficiently managing purchase orders and invoicing for all vendors will be crucial to keep our operations running smoothly.
  • Collaboration: Working closely with our Operations and Project Management teams, you'll ensure successful project delivery and product outcomes.
  • Excel Expertise: Your proficiency in Microsoft Excel will be an asset as you track and manage procurement data.


  • High school and/or college graduate
  • Minimum of three years of material sourcing experience in electrical, mechanical, and/or electromechanical custom and off-the-shelf parts.
  • Strong ability to organize and prioritize numerous tasks, ensuring that procurement operations are efficient and effective.
  • Experience with domestic and international logistic interfacing is a plus

Why Choose Hatch Contract Manufacturing:

Joining our team means becoming a part of a passionate group dedicated to setting new standards for quality and exceeding customer expectations. In Waukegan, IL, you'll have the opportunity to shape the future of procurement and be part of a dynamic, forward-thinking organization.

If you're ready to make a difference and bring your procurement expertise to our team, we invite you to apply for the position of Buyer at Hatch Contract Manufacturing. Join us on our journey to redefine excellence in procurement.

Ready to raise the bar? Apply today and be a part of our lively procurement team.

Hatch Contract Manufacturing is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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