Showing posts from December, 2006

Chemistry Jobs - Program Manager in Iowa

Program Manager I – Ames Laboratory/Environmental and Protection Sciences Program, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011. The Program Manager will plan, develop, implement, and oversee the Midwest Forensic Resource Center (MFRC) Research and Development Program and the Technical Innovations in Management and Infrastructure (TIMI) Program objectives. This position collaborates with crime lab directors and personnel from crime laboratories in the 12-state Midwest partnership to facilitate new science project development and forensic expert review. This position initiates new collaborations to implement state of the art science to solve problems for the crime laboratories, and plans and tracks MFRC R&D and TIMI objectives with the research investigators in the 12-state region. Position requires a B.S. degree in physical science, engineering, or related field plus 5 years of research and/or research administration/management experience. A Master’s degree may be substituted for up to 2

Purchasing Jobs - Purchaser in Illinois

PURCHASER Chemtech Plastics, Inc., a thermoplastic injection molder, is seeking a self-motivated individual with strong communication and customer service skills. Responsibilities include: supplier development, analysis of MRP, pursuit of more competitive pricing, quoting new items and purchasing resins, colorants, stampings, packaging, supplies and outside services. Must be able to multitask in a fast paced environment and have experience with engineering grade resins, contract negotiations and supplier development. We offer a great salary and a comprehensive benefits pkg., including medical, dental and disability ins., tuition reimbursement and 401K. For details, go to

Purchasing Jobs - Materials Acquisition Manager

Materials Acquisition Manager Location: Reno, NV Responsibilities: Manages acquisition and control of all Direct Inventory Material for Manufacturing Operations. Responsible for day-to-day planning and purchasing activities, ensuring an appropriate supply of material is available for production lines, related factories, and support organizations at all times. Oversees the execution of targeted supplier and buyer performance, inventory levels and turns for all Inventory Materials. The position is a highly tactical role, charged with keeping Manufacturing running and on schedule as the absolute first priority. The position also needs to support and promote the concept of separation of tactical and strategic roles within Supply Chain Management. * Manages planning and purchasing of parts and commodities with an annual cost of typically ~$450M to $500M * Operates within the framework of the operating plans of the Supply Chain Management department of which the entity managed is a p

Purchasing Jobs - Head of Materials Management at Rolls Royce

For more than 100 years Rolls-Royce has been a global leader in pioneering gas turbine technology for aerospace, power generation, and marine propulsion. Our name, world famous for its reputation for engineering excellence, also represents reliability, integrity, and innovation. Rolls-Royce is pleased to announce an opening for a Head of Materials Management in our Fort Worth, TX facility. The successful candidate will: Manage the Supply Chain to provide the business with the material and services required to meet the Customer needs, with the flexibility to react to changing demands. Manage the flow of material into, and out of the facility, stores, inventory management, Gate 2 Work in Progress and kitting as an integrated materials management process. Continuously improve the performance of the materials management process to reduce process costs, increase service levels and achieve stock turnover and working capital targets. Forecast material and service requirements to satisfy commi