Student Veterans of America Jobs

Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

Here are a few things you should know:
  • This site is mobile friendly. You do not need a log-in or password to access information.
  • Jobs on this site are original and unduplicated and come from three sources: the Federal government, state workforce agency job banks, and corporate career websites. All jobs are vetted to ensure there are no scams, training schemes, or phishing.
  • The site is refreshed daily to remove out-of-date content.
  • The newest jobs are listed first, so use the search features to match your interests. You can look for jobs in a specific geographical location, by title or keyword, or you can use the military crosswalk. You may want to do something different from your military career, but you undoubtedly have skills from that occupation that match to a civilian job.
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SUMMARY OF DUTIESThis position procures over 20% of the total dollars needed to support production and assembly departments. Resolves routine purchasing issues. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS PERFORMED * Determines production requirements and dock dates by running shortage reports and communicating with production planners.* Obtains appropriate signature levels for purchase orders; prepares the order through the ERP-MRP-EPO system.* Expedites materials from suppliers to ensure on-time delivery.* Works with the Quality Assurance and Engineering departments to verify the accuracy of Non-Conforming Material Reports before returning materials to suppliers.* Obtains corrective action reports from suppliers to ensure that quality problems are resolved in a timely manner.* Supports the Engineering and Manufacturing departments on new product requirements to ensure that program deadlines are met.* Attends scheduled production planning and engineering meetings.* Provides monthly purchasing reports.* Supports production teams, as required.* Reviews supplier contracts and ensures Suppliers are meeting the negotiated service levels and agreed pricing.* Evaluates vendor price increases. Works with management in obtaining new negotiated pricing and service levels.* Meets with suppliers and manufacturers' representatives to obtain information concerning pricing, quality, availability and delivery of parts.* Evaluates Engineering Change Notices for cost or delivery impacts and to coordinate implementation of changes with suppliers.* Assists with supplier selection and set up.* Performs other tasks, as required. ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL-ENVIRONMENTAL DEMANDS * Lifting -- Not to exceed 50 lbs. -- local practice may apply.* Writing* Sitting* Standing* Bending* Vision* Color perception* Depth perception* Reading* Field of vision-peripheral SUMMARY OF MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS * Education and-or experience equivalent to a related Bachelor's Degree.* A minimum of two years of purchasing experience.* Knowledge of purchasing methods and procedures.* Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to work well with others.* Ability to communicate and negotiate well with vendors.* Excellent knowledge of business mathematics.* Demonstrated computer skills preferably spreadsheets, word processing, database and other applicable software programs. COMPETENCIES * Computer skills* Contract-agreement review* Reports* Material order delivery* Product pricing-quality-availability-delivery* Supplier management Merit Medical Systems, Inc., an Equal Opportunity Employer M-F-D-V, is a dynamic, progressive and innovative company with a strong global presence. Our culture is highly energetic, family friendly, values its employees, and promotes them as standard business practice. To see what it is like to work at Merit take a look at our new recruiting video on YouTube at to see the video titled "Great people, Great products, Great Company". Merit currently has the above opening located in South Jordan, Utah. Excellent compensation and benefits packages will be offered to the right candidate.COMPANY HISTORY Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ, MMSI) was founded in 1987 by Fred P. Lampropoulos. Merit develops, manufactures and markets single-use medical devices primarily for diagnosing and treating cardiovascular and vascular disease. Merit has been successful in introducing and marketing innovative, high-quality products through its expertise in new product design and its capabilities in injection and insert... For full info follow application link.EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER M-F-D-V. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities-Women-Protected Veterans-Disabled