Superior Industries, Inc.


Morris, Minnesota (US)
Weekly Pay, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, 401K
Jan 04, 2019
Job Type
Full Time

Company Description
At Westmor Industries we engineer, manufacture, and support for the truck and trailer industry. Our guiding core values are strong work ethic, integrity, long-term relationships, and culture of opportunity!

Job Description 
A Buyer is responsible for completing the following tasks:

  • Oversee the procurement and purchasing of items needed to support day–to–day operations for the corporation
  • Establish and maintain good working relationship with internal and external customers as well as suppliers
  • Establish and negotiate purchasing contracts and/or buying programs to attain the best overall value for every purchase
  • Seek out new sources of  items as needed
  • Technical understanding of assigned commodities
  • Remain current on economic, industrial, and other trends that affect market and prices
  • Establish and maintain planning factors within a MRP system
  • Control purchase order placement, confirmation, and tracking
  • Create and run reports to evaluate status of material requirements in relationship to a production schedule

Expectations of Employees

  • Can uphold the company core values
  • Ability to build long term relationships
  • Ability to be a part of an effective team
  • Strong work ethic 
  • Attention to detail

Traits of Successful Employees

  • Organizational skills
  • Professional and effective communication, both written and orally
  • Must be a team player and contribute to continuous improvement with in the purchasing department
  • Ability to assemble and quickly analyze data to make purchasing decisions
  • Able to use Windows-based software
  • Emphasis on Excel proficiency
  • Mechanically inclined


  • Applicable supply chain management experience preferred
  • Business or technical related degree preferred 
  • Understanding of:
    • Tolerances
    • Costing methods and their applications
    • Manufacturing capabilities and/or capacities
  • Petroleum equipment knowledge preferred

Employee Benefits

  • Weekly Paycheck
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Paid Leave Time 
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • 401K Retirement Account

Westmor Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer.