Buyer (II And Sr.) | Direct Hire | Aerospace

Lynnwood, WA

Posted August 29, 2023

Full-time, Permanent, 8am-5pm

An Aerospace and Electronics company known globally for being a true industry leader with their cutting-edge innovation and their employee centric values is looking to add a fulltime, permanent Buyer II and Senior Buyer to their team!

This is an ideal opportunity for an experienced Buyer with previous experience in Aerospace, Electronics, or other manufacturing settings looking for a new challenge. It is a great time to join their growing team as they expand and work on exciting new projects!

This position is on the team that works on procuring the electronic components for space. They have parts and components for the James Web Telescope, the Mars Rover, the DART mission, and more! You will get to work on a supportive team, and have opportunities for growth and development.

Buyer Responsibilities:

  • Perform material requirements planning through high interaction/coordination with manufacturing personnel and external suppliers to support the value stream
  • Communicate priorities and schedule changes to outside processing suppliers daily to support changes in production requirements
  • Establish and maintain positive working relationships with suppliers and communicate common supplier problems with leadership, procurement specialists, and other buyers
  • Improve supplier fill rates, quality, and lead times to fit product mix and needs
  • Resolve invoice discrepancies on a timely basis
  • Manage supplier quality through the non-conforming report (NCR) process; minimize production impact by ensuring discrepant materials are addressed with manufacturing engineering, procurement quality, supervisors, and suppliers


  • Monday – Friday, day shift

Buyer Qualifications:

  • 2-5+ years of procurement experience in a manufacturing setting
  • MRP, Kanban, and Min/Max experience
  • Proven ability to work cross functionally in a team environment
  • Experience with continuous improvement


  • Buyer II: $76,000 - $95,000
  • Sr. Buyer: $89,000 - $112,000


  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
    • PTO
    • 401k
  • 12 paid holidays with a week off between Christmas and New Years
  • Uncapped potential for growth and development
  • Work life balance

Location: Lynnwood, WA

If you would like to hear more about Buyer II or Sr. Buyer opportunity, apply now!

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TERRA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

About Your Recruiter

Christa Yeoman

I am a Senior Recruiter for the TERRA Technical team. As a recruiter, I get to do what I love every day. Helping clients find the right people and helping job seekers leverage their skills and experience to find the perfect fit is truly a privilege.

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