Job Type: 

Biewer is looking to add a full-time Purchasing Assistant position to our team in St. Clair, MI. This position will process purchasing documents related to inventory and material information, and administratively support the buyer and procurement functions

  • Primary responsibilities will include:
  • Verify purchase order prices, terms, freight, and other charges.
  • Resolve billing and receiving discrepancies with suppliers when necessary.
  • Update the inventory management system with order details.
  • Track orders to ensure timely delivery.
  • Process invoices for accounts payable.
  • Maintain good communication regarding the flow of materials and customer specifications between suppliers, manufacturing facilities, sales force, and internally with the purchasing department.
  • Run reports for forecasting analysis, and provide sales and procurement data and other analytics as needed.
  • Assist with reporting purchasing metrics.


  • Bachelor’s degree or 2-3 years of equivalent work experience in accounting or purchasing.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office and Google applications.
  • Ability to navigate and acquire skills to use internal systems and advanced spreadsheet skills.
  • Analytical ability to research, collect, and process information.
  • Experienced problem-solving skills.
  • Good organization, communication (verbal and written), and interpersonal skills.


  • Medical, dental and vision.
  • 401k Match.
  • Paid time off and paid holidays.
  • Life/AD&D Insurance.
  • Flexible Spending Accounts.
  • Optional short and long term disability.
  • Optional accidental insurance.
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)


Job Location: 
St. Clair, MI
Company Information: 

Biewer Lumbers provides its customers with the highest-quality lumber, superior service, and exceptional reliability. Biewer Sawmills provides its customers with the highest-quality lumber, superior service, and exceptional reliability. Our four fully-automated sawmills, producing both SPF and SYP, are vertically integrated and equipped with industry-leading advanced technology. We also have three state-of-the-art treatment plants that process and treat both residential and commercial products. As a proud fourth-generation, family-owned company, we are committed to operating the safest and most effective facilities for our dedicated employees.

To Apply: 

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Expire Date: 
Wednesday, August 7, 2024
We're an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.