Trinity Industries, Inc.
Logistics Supply Chain ******* Requisition # 18 hours ago Post Date Trinity Highway Products is seeking a Materials Buyer in our Fort Worth plant. The Materials Buyer leads the process of manufacturing resource planning (MRP) and purchasing raw materials for assigned heavy manufacturing facilities. Additionally, the Materials Buyer negotiates and executes bids and agreements with a network approved suppliers. What youll do: * Conduct routine purchasing activities by entering purchase orders based on material demands, expediting deliveries, maintaining records on purchases. Materials include: Steel, various hardware, retro-reflective material, etc. * Partner with Manager to initiate, negotiate, execute and manage bids, agreements related to cost, quality and supply * Procure assigned materials and/or services from pre-determined vendors at contracted or best possible cost * Obtain and compare price quotes from suppliers to ensure optimal pricing for materials * Track and expedite purchases; work directly with carriers and suppliers to ensure on time delivery * Maintain activities and appropriate records to ensure adherence to Trinity Highway Quality Management System * Participate in semi-annual plant physical inventories, as required * Initiate and maintain records of all known purchased or raw stock non-conforming materials * Monitor supplier performance and perform risk analysis and risk management activities in the supply base * Interact with supply chain customers (sales, customer service, scheduling, engineering, manufacturing, Quality, etc.) with a positive attitude and in a service directed manner What youll need: * Minimum 5 years experience in a related purchasing position; experience purchasing steel materials is highly preferred * Minimum 1 year experience using MRP/ERP system * Bachelor degree preferred * Manufacturing experience preferred
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Trinity Industries, Inc.
Website : http://www.trin.net
Trinity Industries, Inc. is a diversified industrial company that owns market-leading businesses which provide products and services to the energy, chemical, transportation, and construction sectors. Trinity reports its financial results in five principal business segments: the Rail Group, the Railcar Leasing and Management Services Group, the Inland Barge Group, the Construction Products Group and the Energy Equipment Group. Our common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TRN.