Extreme Engineering Solutions (X-ES) is seeking a highly organized and detail-oriented professional to coordinate day-to-day operations of the Machine Shop and various purchasing tasks. This individual will help to ensure departmental effectiveness and efficiency while providing a high level of customer service.

Duties and Responsibilities

It will be expected that this individual will perform a variety of general department support assignments. Specific responsibilities may include:

  • Create, update, track, and review job tickets for all internal jobs in the shop; manage additional tracking duties for outside jobs going out and returning to X-ES
  • Machine Shop ordering responsibilities for tools, custom tools, materials, and services; select items for purchase based on cost, availability, and quality assurances
  • Maintain computerized procurement records, such as items or services purchased, costs, delivery, product quality or performance, and tool/material inventories
  • Review JobBOSS transactions and scan completed paperwork for the Machine Shop
  • Interact with vendors to obtain information concerning price, availability, delivery, and scheduling
  • Select products for purchase based on cost, availability, and quality assurances; prepare purchase orders and bid requests
  • Maintain computerized procurement records, such as items or services purchased, costs, delivery, product quality or performance and inventories
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • Graduation from an accredited high school (or valid General Educational Development certificate)

Desired Qualifications

  • Associates or Bachelor’s degree in Purchasing Management, Supply Chain Management, Business or a related field preferred; relevant work experience may be considered in lieu of required degree
  • Prior work experience working in ERP systems such as in JobBOSS, E2, and SAP/Oracle
  • Prior work experience and background in an office setting using computers or technology like Microsoft Office Suite (PowerPoint, Excel (pivot table understanding), etc.)
  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills, with a high level of attention to detail, organization, and consistency
  • Ability to work independently and with others while adjusting priorities to meet deadlines
  • Advanced computer skills with the ability to learn and use various software applications

Compensation and Benefits

Extreme Engineering Solutions offers a competitive compensation package with excellent benefits, including:

  • No-deductible, low-copay group health and dental insurance (90% employer paid)
  • Life insurance and long-term disability insurance (100% employer paid)
  • Paid time off, plus eight paid holidays a year
  • Safe Harbor 401(k) contribution
  • Participation in the employee stock ownership plan (ESOP)

X-ES also takes a casual, small-business approach to company culture. At our state-of-the-art office and manufacturing facility located in Madison’s growing tech corridor, there’s no formal dress code, flexible scheduling, and dedicated personal workspaces. Our employees kick back at regular company events and enjoy lunches from local pizza places and food carts. At X-ES, we strive to offer a comfortable, relaxed environment for our employees to do their best work.

About X-ES

When “rugged enough” isn’t rugged enough for embedded computing systems, industry leaders in the military, aerospace, industrial, and commercial sectors turn to Extreme Engineering Solutions (X-ES). Because we strive to be the premier provider of mission-critical embedded products while delivering exceptional levels of customer and employee satisfaction, we hire strong contributors and give them space to thrive. As a 100% employee-owned company, our employees both drive and directly benefit from our success. Together, we meticulously design and build products that stand up to some of the most extreme conditions on the planet.

Extreme Engineering Solutions is located in the Madison, WI area. The company designs and manufactures rugged embedded computing solutions for a variety of applications. For more information, visit www.xes-inc.com.

Extreme Engineering Solutions is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or any other category protected by law.

All X-ES job postings and application procedures are posted in compliance with Section 39.08 of the Madison General Ordinances.

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