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Raytheon Technologies Buyer, Aerospace Technology in Foley, Alabama

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United States of America


HAL11: Aerostructures-AL Srv Ctr 1300 West Fern Ave, Foley, AL, 36535 USA

Collins Aerospace is looking for a Buyer to support the purchasing of aircraft equipment and technologies for its Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul business serving industry-leading aviation customers.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Coordinate the procurement cycle from purchase request to payment of invoice.

  • Align supplier schedules with facility needs.

  • Obtain schedule and delivery confirmations from suppliers.

  • Evaluate supplier quotes and services to determine most desirable suppliers.

  • Status purchase orders.

  • Coordinate material shortages, expedites, updates and change orders with suppliers.

  • Monitor supplier delivery and quality performance.

  • Participate in negotiations of long term agreements with suppliers.

  • Support strategic projects in support of facility/company goals.

  • Create and present metrics and supporting reports to suppliers, peers, and managers.

  • Performs other duties as required.

Basic Qualifications

  • M ust be a U.S. Person/Permanent Resident “Green Card” holder.

  • Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of prior relevant experience OR Advanced Degree in a related field and minimum 3 years experience OR in absence of a degree, 9 years of relevant experience is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Intermediate Microsoft Office computer skills including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.

  • Experience using an ERP system (SAP preferred).

  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to represent the company externally.

  • Detail oriented with demonstrated organizational and time management skills.

  • Ability to negotiate, troubleshoot and problem solve.

  • Ability to work in a team environment and work effectively with all levels of internal and external customers.

  • Ability to work under pressure and within time constraints.

  • Ability to be regular and predictable in attendance.

  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees.

  • Advance office administration skills such as typing, copying, organization and filing.

  • Self-directed and action-oriented with the ability to work with minimal supervision.

  • Ability to work varying shifts, including but not limited to nights, weekends, holidays, rotating shifts, and overtime as required.

  • Ability to work in a constant state of alertness.

  • Ability to sit, stand, walk, reach, twist, climb, crouch, stoop, kneel, and lift up to 25 pounds.

  • Continuous Improvement process experience preferred

Collins Aerospace, a Raytheon Technologies company, is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

Collins Aerospace’s Aerostructures business is a world leader in the design, manufacture, integration and support of nacelles -- the aerodynamic structures which house aircraft engines. Our nacelle technologies improve fuel efficiency, reduce engine noise and supply critical stopping power when an airplane lands. Today, our innovative nacelle systems are featured on many of the world’s newest and most game-changing commercial, regional and business jet platforms. And we’re not stopping there: we’re working hard to create the next generation of nacelles that are greener, quieter and more efficient. In addition, our Engineered Polymer Products division is a leading developer and manufacturer of advanced, high-performance composite and elastomeric structures and products for marine applications. Whether in the air or underwater, we’re pushing the limits of innovation. Want to join us on this important journey?

Diversity drives innovation; inclusion drives success . We believe a multitude of approaches and ideas enable us to deliver the best results for our workforce, workplace, and customers. We are committed to fostering a culture where all employees can share their passions and ideas so we can tackle the toughest challenges in our industry and pave new paths to limitless possibility.


Some of our competitive benefits package includes:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance

  • Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees

  • Generous 401(k) plan that includes employer matching funds and separate employer retirement contribution, including a Lifetime Income Strategy option

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Life insurance and disability coverage

  • Optional coverages you can buy: Pet Insurance, Home and Auto, additional life insurance, accident insurance, critical illness insurance, group legal

  • Ovia Health, fertility and family planning

  • Employee Assistance Plan, including up to 5 free counseling sessions

  • Redbrick - Incentives for a Healthy You

  • Autism Benefit

  • Doctor on Demand, virtual doctor visits

  • Adoption Assistance

  • Best Doctors, second opinion program

  • And more!

Nothing matters more to Collins Aerospace than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.


  • Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.).

  • Drug Screen only performed on re-hires who have been gone for more than 1 year.

    Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.