at Marine Travelift, Inc. in Sturgeon Bay, WI

Job description

Marine Travelift is excited to be adding a full-time Buyer to our team. As part of the leading boat handling equipment manufacturer, a buyer will be responsible for buying goods and services necessary for smooth and efficient business operations. This position reports to the Purchasing Manager. As a buyer with Marine Travelift you will need strong communication skills with a keen eye for detail and the business acumen needed to properly evaluate market conditions and suppliers.

Responsibilities and job tasks for this full-time position include:

  • Quickly learn and understand the products/industries that have been assigned
  • Determine best sources that will meet company objectives
  • Negotiate most favorable agreements possible, preparing associated documents in the same manner
  • Create and manage supplier relationships to ensure quality of goods, timely delivery, and overall compliance to contractual terms
  • Create timely Purchase Orders, verify accuracy, and follow through to completion
  • All other duties and responsibilities that are assigned


  • 1-3 years proven experience in Purchasing or relevant role.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or related relevant field.
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Strong organizational and analytical mindset
  • Self-starter able to work with minimum direction
  • Negotiating skills desired
  • Strong computer skills (MS Office)

Employee benefits

  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance plans
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • 401K benefit plan with company match
  • Health Saving Account (HSA) plan with employer contribution
  • Job training and advancement opportunities

Company Information

A career with Marine Travelift / ExacTech is more than just a job. It’s a commitment to making an impact. Our team members design and build long lasting machines because each employee is given the opportunity to continuously innovate. We look to our people to come up with the ideas that make all of our products and services better.

Marine Travelift has been manufacturing mobile boat hoists since 1954. Our equipment is utilized across the globe with over 4,000 units in service to help marinas handle boats of all sizes.

Please contact us if you have any questions about a career with Marine Travelift.

*We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified females, minorities, individuals with a disability, and veterans are encouraged to apply.