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Purchasing Assistant

AMTI Precast, a leading Midwest manufacturer and builder of major precast concrete structures, is seeking a Purchasing Assistant for our Aurora office. The position, reports to the Purchasing and Materials Manager. The Purchasing Assistant should be competent with Microsoft Excel and Word with purchasing and accounting experience.


  • Researching and ordering a variety of supplies that support plant, office and field personnel.
  • Maintaining and developing vendor relationships while insuring that costs and services are meeting our company’s expectations.
  • Data entry will be required into Excel and Timberline Software for processing purchase orders.
  • This position is in a manufacturing environment and will require daily interactions with plant, office and field personnel, as well as delivery drivers.
  • Other tasks and/or projects to be assigned by Manager as needed.


General Requirements

  • Associates Degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Competent with Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Purchasing and Accounting Experience.
  • Detail Oriented with the ability to Multi-Task.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment under pressure.
  • Associates Degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Bi-lingual in Spanish not required but is preferred.


Physical Requirements and Environmental Conditions

  • Must be able to spend 50% or more of the day working at a computer
  • Must be able to occasionally lift and move objects up to 20 lbs