Eaton’s Aerospace division is currently seeking a Buyer to join our team. This position is based at our Tijuana facility.
The Buyer is responsible for performs a variety of activities of planning procuring, negotiation and follow up activities to provide a variety of commodities in support of the planning process of Aerospace manufacturing. The position drives continuous improvement while utilizing the framework of the Eaton Business System (EBS) and the Continuous Improvement Framework (CIF).
Some activities related with the position will be:
+ Procure MRO materials to support production.
+ Manage and develop MRO suppliers to ensure optimal quality and delivery.
+ Develop, maintain and foster strong supplier relationships.
+ Collect data and prepare reports for day to day operations and to present recommendations for continuous improvement (cost, quality and delivery.)
+ Support engineering, production, accounting and quality on non-departmental led projects.
+ Using problem solving tools (8D, A3, Etc.) to solve specific problems related to supplier deliveries / cost.
+ Ensure Min-Max levels are maintained to improve supplier OTD, customer OTD & minimize inventory levels.
+ Conduct supplier visit as required and participate on the qualification of quality system audits.
+ Develop and Maintain Order Policy Parameters based on corporate guidelines.
+ RFQ management- Request RFQ’s to suppliers, and depth analysis of RFQ’s, recommendation to commodity managers / plants on the RFQ / suppliers.
+ Invoices on hold
Required (Basic) Qualifications:
+ 1 to 3 years of experience in a manufacturing environment.
+ Aerospace experience preferred.
+ Good communication skills.
+ Strong Leadership skills.
+ Computer skills required.
+ Lean and sig sigma Knowledge.
+ Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.
+ ISM CSMP or APICS CSCP preferred.
We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.
Job: Supply Chain / Logistics
Region: Latin America
Organization: AER FED Fluid Electrical Distribution
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters.
At Eaton, we value many of the skills and competencies that you gained in your military career. Leadership, discipline, creativity, integrity and teamwork – these are our values too. As we aspire to be a model of inclusion and diversity in our industry, we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique. We create an environment that fosters learning and teaching, allowing employees to reach their full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.
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