Job added in hotlist
Applied job
Contract job
Recruiter job
Employer job
Expanded search
Apply online not available
Similar Jobs
Wilson, NC
Apply Now >
Buyer's Assistant
Wilson, NC
Apply Now >
Sr Buyer
Rocky Mount, NC
Apply Now >
View more jobs in Rocky Mount, NC
View more jobs in North Carolina

Job Details

Materials Planner Buyer Technician

Company name
Cummins Inc.

Rocky Mount, NC

Apply for this job



Rocky Mount

North Carolina

Materials Planner Buyer Technician


Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

Learn more about this role and how you can begin

Working Right

Our Engine Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

This is an exciting opportunity in Rocky Mount, North Carolina for a Materials Planner/Buyer Technician.

Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

Plans, orders and expedites materials needed in the manufacturing process. Interacts with Internal/External Customers and Suppliers.Plan the most economical flow of purchased material to ensure that production needs are met and shortages are avoided

Expedite incoming materials to maintain production schedules, to meet emergency, situations and fluctuating schedules

Manage inventory levels in dollars and days supply as stated in the company goals

Manage the engineering change releases by evaluating and setting effective dates to ensure they are met

Manage supply base to avoid premium freight cost for incoming components

Maintain good communication with suppliers

Monitor vendor performance as related to on-time delivery of materials and firm line-set integrity

Drive corrective action at the supply base as required

Support and adhere to safety and housekeeping policies

Support Star Point activities and Team Base Work System (TBWS)

Compensation and Benefits

Base hourly rate commensurate with experience . Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

Cummins and E-verify

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

Ready to think beyond your desk? Apply for this opportunity to start your career with Cummins today.

Not ready to apply but want to learn more? Join our Talent Community to get the inside track on great jobs and confidentially connect to our recruiting team:


Previous buying/planning experience

Demonstrated experience with the Value Package (New Product) Introduction process

Knowledge of and working experience in Materials Resource Planning (i.e. Oracle)

Good written and verbal communication skills

Knowledge of inventory accuracy and control

Working knowledge of Just-In-Time inventory management, Engineering Release Documents and Product Change

Experience working with Customer Service and Scheduling teams to provide adequate response to ensure Customer Demand needs are met on time

Technical skills or college a plus

APICS participation/certification a plus

Advanced Excel skills a plus



Primary Location

United States-North Carolina-Rocky Mount-US, NC, Rocky Mount, CDC Case-Cummins

Job Type


Recruitment Job Type


Job Posting

Jun 13, 2018, 7:11:50 AM

Unposting Date

Jun 15, 2018, 10:59:00 PM

Req ID:


Company info

Cummins Inc.

Company Profile

The number of jobs listed on EmploymentCrossing is great. I appreciate the efforts that are taken to ensure the accuracy and validity of all jobs.
Richard S - Baltimore, MD
  • All we do is research jobs.
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 1,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.
PurchasingCrossing - #1 Job Aggregation and Private Job-Opening Research Service — The Most Quality Jobs Anywhere
PurchasingCrossing is the first job consolidation service in the employment industry to seek to include every job that exists in the world.
Copyright © 2018 PurchasingCrossing - All rights reserved. 169