Associate Buyer - Shipboard Installation Infrastructure

6 days left

California, MD
Aug 22, 2017
Sep 30, 2017
Specialty Trades
Full Time
The position supports the procurement of various parts, assemblies, and services in support of a large waterfront ship modernization contract.  The procurement supports various Unmanned Air Vehicle ground control station assemblies, shipboard installation infrastructure, and raw material required for the fabrication of large structures.  Types of material/services include, but are not limited to:


Cable, back shells, antennas, circuit boards, IT equipment, consoles, development tools, wire, multimedia equipment, adapters, routers, switches, transformers, software, power systems, hardware (bolts, brackets, mounts, nuts, racks, power distribution panels, shock mounts), marine chemist services, crane services, scaffolding rental, welding equipment rental, rigging services, etc.….


 1. Prepares and reviews purchase orders for accuracy and completeness.

 2. Enters purchase orders into the automated system.

 3. Serves as a liaison between employees or customer personnel and vendors in order to answer questions and resolve problems.

 4. Maintains files and records of materials, prices, inventories, and deliveries.

 5. Reviews invoices from suppliers for conformance to purchase orders.

 6. Assists higher-level purchasing staff as assigned.

 7. Participates in special projects as required.

Education Bachelors Degree in Business Administration or a related business discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience.

Qualifications 0-2 years of related purchasing experience.

  As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.