Sr. Buyer - Full Time - Barboursville (WV)United States

At Sulzer, you are in charge of your career and continued development. Take the opportunity to broaden your skills by seeking new roles that reflect your experience. Create your own impact by building solutions that help make lives safer, smarter and more sustainable.


Join our Services_AME  team within Services division in United States as Sr. Buyer to help us take our team to the next level. 


Your main tasks and responsibilities:

  • Performs the purchasing functions including preparation of purchase orders, change                     
    orders, and documents.
  • Review material requisitions, evaluate quotations, authorize purchases within budgetary and authority limits according to company established criteria and product- specific criteria.
  • Resolve discrepancies pertaining to purchase orders, requisitions, supplier deliveries, prices, invoices and trouble shoot issues relative to non-conforming good with suppliers and appropriate company personnel.


To succeed in this role, you will need:

  • Manage purchase orders from placement through receiving.
  • Maintain strong supplier relationship and perform all duties and responsibilities within established procedures and standard of ethical conduct.
  • Provide and maintain accurate and current information on order status.
  • Researches cost saving opportunities.
  • Supports, cooperates with, and participates in company-wide LEAN and EHS Management System which includes following all safety, health and environmental policies and procedures. Supports and cooperates in company-wide Quality Management effort.
  • Adheres to company and department policies, procedures, and standards
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


If you’re qualified with proven expertise in developing strategies and driving continuous improvement across this role, take the next step and make the most of your skills.


What we offer you: 

  • 15 days or paid time off and 11 company-paid holidays
  • 401(k) plan with a 6% company match 
  • Comprehensive benefits program, including, medical, dental, vision, life, and short-term and long-term disability
  • Motivating wellness program 
  • Employee assistance program 
  • Service awards at 5 years


You will be part of Barboursville team in West Virginia.


No visa or work permit support can be provided for this role.}


Have a question about the role? Reach out to the Hiring Manager – Samantha McCoy or the recruiting team – Silvia Mendoza. We are looking forward to hearing from you!


You will be part of winning team!

No visa or work permit support can be provided for this role.}


Have a question about the role? Reach out to Silvia Mendoza at We are looking forward to hearing from you!


Sulzer is an equal opportunity employer. We believe in the strength of a diverse workforce and are committed to offering an inclusive work environment.


At Sulzer, you are empowered to deliver superior results. As a pioneer in industry we have a proud heritage of innovation and continue to evolve for the future. Join our story and create your own impact by developing your expertise and building solutions that help make our lives safer, smarter and more sustainable


We are proud to be recognized as a Top Employer 2023 in Brazil, China, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and the United States. Come and join our story!

About us


Sulzer is a global leader in fluid engineering and chemical processing applications. We specialize in energy-efficient pumping, agitation, mixing, separation, purification, crystallization and polymerization technologies for fluids of all types. Our solutions enable carbon emission reductions, development of polymers from biological sources, recycling of plastic waste and textiles, and efficient power storage. Our customers benefit from our commitment to innovation, performance and quality and from our responsive network of 160 world-class manufacturing facilities and service centers across the globe. Sulzer has been headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland, since 1834. In 2023, our 13'130 employees delivered revenues of CHF 3.3 billion. Our shares are traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange (SIX: SUN).

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Nearest Major Market: Huntington
Nearest Secondary Market: Ashland