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

Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.


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


Primary Posting Location:

Hastings, Nebraska US

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Job Posting Category:

Supply Chain


United States of America

Employment Type:

Full time

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