Eriez’ Ozimek Earns SPSM Certification from Next Level Purchasing
Erie, PA — Richard Ozimek, a buyer for Eriez® Magnetics, has been awarded the Senior Professional in Supply Management (SPSM) Certification from the Next Level Purchasing Association. The SPSM Certification has been earned by purchasing professionals in more than 60 countries across six continents since 2004.
Ozimek joined the Eriez Purchasing team as a buyer in June 2011, bringing with him a wealth of experience from his previous employer, Snap-Tite. While at Snap-Tite, Ozimek held various positions, including Machine Operator, Outside Processor and Planner, before becoming a buyer in the company’s Purchasing Department.
The SPSM Certification program includes a series of interactive online courses which comprise six key aspects of purchasing: fundamentals, analysis & spreadsheets, contract law, negotiation, best practices and sourcing.
“We applaud Richard for his commitment to bringing the most modern practices to his purchasing role and wish him success in delivering results for Eriez while achieving his career potential,” said Charles Dominick, SPSM president and founder of Next Level Purchasing.
Eriez is recognized as world authority in separation technologies. The company’s magnetic lift and separation, metal detection, x-ray, materials feeding, screening, conveying and controlling equipment have application in the process, metalworking, packaging, plastics, rubber, recycling, mining, aggregate and textile industries. Eriez manufactures and markets these products through 12 international facilities located on six continents. For more information, call toll-free (888) 300-ERIEZ (3743) within the U.S. and Canada. For online users, visit www.eriez.com or send email to email@example.com. Eriez World Headquarters is located at 2200 Asbury Road, Erie, PA 16506.
Ed Stevens, Stevens Strategic Communications
John Blicha, Eriez