April 11, 2017
May 4, 2017
  • Full Time
  • Rome, New York
  • This position has been filled


Personnel Requisition No. 17-4102

Bartell Machinery Systems is a global leader in providing highly-engineered industrial manufacturing equipment for the Tire & Rubber, Oil & Gas, and Wire & Cable industries. An ISO 9001:2008 certified company, Bartell has delivered innovative solutions to leading manufacturers since our founding in 1940, with over 8,500 machines now installed worldwide. We offer the industry’s most advanced and proven tire bead machinery, systems for producing sub-sea oil & gas flexible pipe, and innovative wire & cable machines. Our products are fully designed and rigorously tested to optimize safety, production efficiency, operational reliability, and maximized asset life cycle. We pride ourselves upon setting new standards for quality, performance, and value in every machine we build. With generations of industry knowledge and engineering design experience coupled with our world-class sales and technical service network, Bartell’s employees are dedicated to providing you with state-of-the-art technologies capable of meeting your most advanced production needs. Please see application instructions at the bottom of this page to apply. 

Position: BUYER I
Location/Department: Rome, New York / Purchasing (Department No. 9063)


Qualifications, Knowledge, Skill and Experience:

  • 1 to 3 years purchasing, materials, or scheduling experience preferred
  • High school diploma or equivalent required; Assoc. Degree preferred in related field of study
  • Good written & verbal communication skills required
  • Understanding of Materials Requirements Planning (MRP) and order replenishment techniques required
  • Self-starter with excellent organizational skills required
  • Strong computer skills (Information Systems, Microsoft Office, (XA) Mapics or equivalent
  • Experience with buying Raw Materials (bar stock) such as Steel, etc. a plus
  • Knowledge of CNC/Machine tooling a plus
  • Experience with Lean/6S & 6 Sigma techniques a plus
  • Minimum travel required


  • Fluency in English
  • Responsible for providing effective communications channels with all BMS manufacturing disciplines including Production Control, Accounting, Engineering and Manufacturing Engineering

Significant Mental/Physical demands of the job;

  • High energy level with superior concentration, analytical and communication skills.


Principal Accountabilities:

  • Responsible for the day-to-day release of Purchase Orders to support manufacturing and Customer Orders
  • Primary interface between manufacturing plant operations and Materials Manager
  • Implement Negotiated PO Terms & Conditions (Quality, Delivery, Price, Logistics, and Value add to services, etc.)
  • Monitor order status and past due reports; Expedite and de-expedite orders
  • Initiate/Conduct Supplier interface & meetings
  • Champion special needs/projects as directed by Materials Manager
  • Negotiate lead-time and min/multiple requirements; establish safety stock levels
  • Monitor supplier quality and delivery performance and initiate corrective action
  • Develop and maintain assigned ISO procedures and related work instructions

For consideration, candidates must meet the minimum qualifications shown and have a verifiable record of experience in the field applied for.

Please fill out our application for employment linked here and supply a copy of the completed application, cover letter and resume by email or mail to the addresses listed below. Bartell requires pre-employment drug screening.

BARTELL MACHINERY SYSTEMS, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status, or any other protected factor.

 Interested applicants should forward expressed letter of interest and resume to the Human Resource Department (hr@bartellmachinery.com)

6321 Elmer Hill Rd Rome, NY 13440  ●  www.bartellmachinery.com  ●  fax 315-336-1084