Purchasing Assistant

Purchasing Assistant

Advanced Composites, Inc. is seeking a Purchasing Assistant. The Purchasing Assistant is a full-time position working M-F 8:00 am –5:00 pm. Advanced Composites, Inc. is a 2014 Manufacturer of the Year award winner and employs approximately 90 full-time employees. Advanced Composites, Inc. manufactures composite products to be used in the aerospace, military, and recreational markets.

Position Responsibilities

1. Maintains inventories falling under the purview of the Purchasing Department to include:

  • ACI General Supplies
  • ACI Job Material inventories (SMAW, LMCO Battery Case, Wound Up, Cataract, etc.)
  • ACI Raw Materials
  • ACI Finished Goods (all jobs except AWG)

2. Required to make pick-ups and deliveries to our suppliers for parts and raw materials using a company van.

3. Operates forklift to convey, move, or hoist materials to proper departments or areas.

4. Provides assistance in reading/understanding ACI requisitions and generating ACI purchase orders to approved suppliers.

5. Monitors, assists and updates location information for supplies and other items recorded in the Storage Areas and Contents spreadsheet.

6. Assists the Purchasing Manager with monitoring and maintaining the ACI Employee uniform program.

7. Assists the shipping/receiving area as needed and when required to maintain the flow of product in and out of the company.

8. Maintains the work area and equipment in a clean and orderly manner and follows all prescribed safety regulations.

9. Will be available to work through regular and consistent attendance.

10. Performs all other related duties as requested.

Position Requirements
1. Minimum of a high school education and some experience in shipping/receiving preferred
2. Ability to read and write English, follow verbal instructions and use simple math
3. A valid driver’s license and a good driving record
4. Must have organizational and time management skills and good attention to details
5. Employee will need to be able to safely lift fifty pounds


Benefits of working at Advanced Composites, Inc. include: 2 Different Competitive Health Plan Options, 2 Different Dental Plan Options, Paid Time Off, Catered Luncheons, Excellent 401K Match and Profit Sharing Opportunity, Uniform and Laundering Service, Bonus Reward Programs, Summer and Christmas Parties, Onsite Free Gym Access, Charitable Events, and more!

Apply Below

Please answer all questions. Incomplete applications without resumes may not be given to the interviewer.


Basic Information

If no, please put N/A in the boxes below

Schooling and Training

Other Information Needed

Individuals who suffer from respiratory ailments (including but not limited to allergies and asthma) may
aggravate their condition by being in proximity to certain chemicals and/or the dusts generated in
composite manufacturing.

Employment History




This is a drug and alcohol free workplace. All applicants are subject to drug-screening. This facility is also smoke and tobacco free. Use of any smoke or tobacco products such as cigars, pipes, cigarettes or chewing tobacco or any electronic oral device that provides a vapor of nicotine or other substance; and which simulates smoking through its use or through inhalation of the device is prohibited upon hire and through continued employment.

I certify that the facts contained in this application are true and complete to the best of my knowledge and understand that, if employed, falsified statements on this application shall be grounds for dismissal.

I authorize investigation of all statements contained herein. I authorize the employers and references listed herein to give you any and all information concerning my previous employment and any pertinent information they may have, and release all parties from all liability for any damage that may result from furnishing same to you.

Advanced Composites, Inc., is an “at-will” employer. I understand and agree that, if hired, my employment is for no definite period and may be terminated at any time without prior notice and without cause. I understand that upon being accepted for a position I am subject to a background check.

Resume required. It must be in a .doc, .docx or PDF formats. If it's not one of those three, it may lessen your chance of being contacted for an interview. Writing examples welcome as well.

NOTE: If a missing field is flagged, you will need to re-upload your document(s).

The field below constitutes your own personal signature, indicating that you have filled out these questions to the best of your ability and are honest in every answer.