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Buyer/Planner in Warren, MA at Circor

Date Posted: 3/27/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE

BUSINESS: Portland Valve  

LOCATION: Warren, MA

DIRECT REPORTING: Production Control Manager

FUNCTIONAL REPORTING: Operations  

POSITION DETAILS

Position Summary

The Buyer/Planner is responsible for all overhaul and repair activities. Additionally, the Buyer/Planner is responsible for quoting and coordinating all OSP activity.

Principal Activities

  • Run dynamic ordering processing daily converting sales demand into purchase requisitions and purchase orders.
  • Release repair shop orders with required drawings and specifications.
  • File and or store all Standard Repair Process documentation.  
  • Process all OSP orders.  
  • Maintain shop orders as required.
  • Ensure product availability to the production lines by tracking and expediting shop orders.
  • Assist Stock keeper with cycle count entries
  • Actively participate and report in daily Gemba and other production control meetings.
  • Participate in the implementation and utilization of lean principles in the workplace.
  • Support Company policy, procedures, and safety policy.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

Knowledge Skills & Abilities

  • CPSM (ISM), CPM (ISM), CPIM (APICS) or CSCP (APICS) certification(s) preferred.
  • Must understand constraint based management in a “Manufactured or Engineered to Order” environment.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings and specifications.
  • Solid understanding of ERP systems (preferably IFS & SAP).
  • Intermediate to advanced skills in Microsoft (Excel, Word, PowerPoint etc.) applications.
  •  communications and interpersonal skills (internal/external).
  • Problem solver that works collaboratively within the organization, efficiently and effectively resolves issues related to supply chain flow and meeting demand requirements.
  • Ability to identify and prioritize multiple issues into clear and simple action plans.
  • Positive thinker/self starter and Team Player.
  • Must be US citizen to meet US Defense requirements.

Education & Experience

  • Associates degree in Supply Chain, Business or Accounting; Bachelor Degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in Planning and materials management in a manufacturing environment.
  • CPSM (ISM), CPM (ISM), CPIM (APICS) or CSCP (APICS) certification(s) preferred.

CIRCOR is an EEO Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

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