Opening for Sr. Buyer – Pompano Beach

If you thrive in an environment that moves very quickly and is always changing, we would like to hear from you!  Decimal Engineering is a leading manufacturer providing sheet metal fabrication and machining services for a wide variety of industries.   We are seeking a Sr. Buyer to join our team of talented professionals.  Reporting to the President, this key position is responsible for directing the purchasing, receiving and distribution of raw materials, equipment, machinery and supplies.  This position will involve tactical buying with potential of growing the purchasing function into a strategic/management role in the future.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Preparing and issuing PO’s (up to 400 monthly)
  • Analyzing market trends to determine present and future material availability
  • Assisting management in determining reorder points/quantities, costs/pricing and stock levels
  • Ensuring that pricing and cost data are kept current in the computer
  • Maintaining close involvement with suppliers, keeping abreast of product offerings, pricing, terms and special deals that maximize company profits
  • Maintaining accurate records of stock
  • Expediting suppliers to ensure on-time delivery
  • Establishing an on-going supplier involvement program to enhance supplier alliances


Why join our team?

  • We are a stable company in business for 42 years with very little turnover
  • We are growing and project a  12% increase per year for the next 2 years
  • We care about our employees through training and a great health & wellness program
  • We are unique in the industry as both sheet metal AND machining are our core business
  • We have the technical expertise to build anything from concept to completion


Traits required for success:

  • Thrives in a fast paced environment
  • A hands on and roll up your sleeves person
  • Delivers results that are timely and accurate
  • An exacting focus with close follow-up and limited delegation
  • Strong problem solver with a highly analytical mind
  • Tactical approach balanced by big picture thinking




  • Minimum 5 years in purchasing or order processing
  • Strong proficiency with Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Knowledge of MRP systems



  • Purchasing sheet metal or related products