Flowserve Corporation Buyer in Hastings, Nebraska

Company Overview

Flowserve is the recognized world leader in supplying pumps, valves, seals, automation, and services to the power, oil, gas, chemical, and other industries. With more than 18,000 employees in more than 55 countries, we combine our global reach with a local presence.

Position Description

  • Responsible for optimizing performance of suppliers and production through supplier development, consolidation, sourcing, planning, scheduling, and scorecard management.

  • Improve quality, delivery, and costs through programs which:

  • Improve overall quality of suppliers

  • Define requirements with Sales, Production, Engineering, and Suppliers

  • Negotiate best cost and delivery with suppliers

  • Review open requirements, monitoring supplier performance and expedite as required.

  • Assure that issues and problems with suppliers are promptly conveyed to supplier and resolved in a timely manner.

  • Maintain and develop stock programs as defined by Sales and Manufacturing

  • Analyze and adjust inventory levels to coincide with lead time changes.

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering, Management or Business or 3 year's experience in purchasing or production inventory control

  • Experience with a manufacturing planning capacity

  • Good oral and written communication skills

  • Excellent time management and project planning skills

  • Effective negotiation, computer, analytic, scheduling, and problem solving skills

  • Prefer candidate with knowledge of sourcing castings, machining, raw materials and scheduling


  • Ability to read and understand MRP reports, stock status reports, material variance reports, capacity reports and other reports as necessary

  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.

Job Posting Category Supply Chain

Employment Type Full time

Percentage of Approximate Travel Required 5%

Remote Worker

Other Posting Location

Relocation Eligible Yes

Country United States of America

Req ID 35031BR