Purchasing Agent | Seacole

Purchasing Agent

Seacole-CRC, LLC of Plymouth, MN is a diversified chemical manufacturing and distribution company offering essential products and services to a wide variety of markets worldwide. We deliver exceptional value to our customers by offering a unique mix of technical expertise, attentive customer service and trouble-free logistics.

We are currently seeking an experienced, dependable, hardworking Purchasing Agent. The position will work with our Purchasing Manager and our Production and Warehouse Departments, with the end goal of improving our bottom line by offering exceptional products to our customers.

Job Requirements & Responsibilities

  • Chemical Industry experience preferred
  • 3+ years of Purchasing or related experience
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills
  • Able to work independently and as a team
  • Capable of working successfully with co-workers and vendors
  • Able to work with multiple departments within the company
  • Capacity to manage multiple tasks simultaneously

Essential Job Tasks

  • Assist Purchasing Manager
  • Purchase order entry
  • Order raw materials and other supplies
  • Locate and research new vendors
  • Establish and maintain professional business relations with vendors
  • Assist in maintaining proper inventory levels, and participate in bi-yearly inventory counts
  • Assist in tracking and resolving purchasing and inventory problems or discrepancies
  • Establish and maintain good communication and working relations with company personnel and management
  • Perform other related duties as assigned or approved by the Purchasing Manager

Seacole is an EOE offering a competitive compensation program and an excellent benefit package.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: From $50,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday – Friday

Supplemental pay types: Bonus pay


  • Procurement: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Purchasing: 3 years (Preferred)

Language: English Required

Work Location: In Person

Please include a resume with your application.  Resumes may also be emailed to humanresources@seacole.com