PMX Industries is the leading supplier of high quality copper and copper alloys in North America and we are looking for:

Purchasing Manager:

As an individual contributor, this position will be responsible for development and implementation of goals and objectives of metal procurement with the corporate goals and objectives, which include;

  • Expected to follow all safety rules and policies and work in a manner that protects themselves and other stakeholders from hazards and injuries.
  • Create and administer the short and long term metals procurement strategy for the Company, including sourcing strategies within the secondary scrap markets.
  • Ensure material availability through the coordination of sound logistical practice.
  • Assess and manage risk and/or exposure to metal market fluctuations.
  • Negotiate and execute fixed price metal agreements with our customers and our metal sources.
  • Manage purchasing, inventory and disposal of all metal materials consistent with policies and identified goals utilizing metal market information.
  • Develop, implement and maintain a system for vendor approval
  • Control costs.
  • Ensure that all daily, monthly and annual reports and forecasts are completed in a timely manner.
  • Provide a high level of leadership.
  • Lead process improvement initiatives.
  • Develop and ensure adherence to company policies and guidelines.
  • Ensure compliance with related regulations and maintain relevant files and records.
  • Provide and maintain a positive work environment.
  • Coordinate with other organizations and departments as needed to create a team environment.
  • Any other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor Degree Preferred; 5 years’ experience and/or training or equivalent combination and experience.
  • Red Metal or Base metals procurement experience for a consumer preferred.
  • Experience with hedging principles.

Skills Requirement(s):

  • Strong negotiation ability; sound communicator, organizational and analytical skills with the ability to plan work. Must be able to communicate for all business/job related transactions.  


  • Office environment
  • Occasional time spent in the production facilities

Benefits include:

  • 401(k) plan
  • Retirement plan
  • Vacation
  • Paid holidays
  • Insurance:
    • Health
    • Dental
    • Disability
      • Short Term
      • Long Term
    • Life insurance
      • Employee
      • Dependent

Must be able to pass a pre-employment background and drug screening.



Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.