Areté conducts research, development and operational capability development across the technology spectrum for a wide range of national security and commercial customers. Areté applies hard science to hard problems to develop innovative solutions. We execute cutting edge analysis in sensors, lasers, and modeling. We also conduct field tests of our products and manufacture a variety of components. An employee-owned company, Areté offers an exciting and challenging work environment with highly competitive compensation levels, a full benefits package and significant advancement opportunities.
We have an immediate opening for a Buyer reporting to the Supply Chain Sr. Manager. The position can reside in either our Tucson, AZ, Longmont, CO, Northridge, CA, or Arlington, VA offices. This is an exempt non-supervisory full-time position.
The successful candidate:
Will support supply chain activities in a production and R&D environment and follow company policies and procedures for various purchasing functions. Procures, sources and negotiates the buying of machinery, equipment, tools, raw material (electronic components, PCBs, Optics parts, Fabricated parts), packaging materials, services, and/or supplies necessary to support operations from all of Arete’s facilities.
Required Qualifications & Experience:
Preferred Qualifications & Experience:
Areté offers a collegial and exciting work environment with an excellent compensation and a full benefits package, and advancement opportunities. U.S. citizenship, background screen and drug test are required to meet position eligibility. Please submit your resume on-line at: http://www.arete.com
In compliance with Presidential Executive Order 14042, Areté requires that all newly hired employees are fully vaccinated before their start date.
Areté Associates is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Arete Associates Human Resources Representative.
Areté will consider for employment-qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.