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Buyer/Planner

Date: Jul 31, 2019

Location: Dallas, TX, US

Buyer/Planner-DAL00872

Description

BOMBARDIER

At Bombardier Aerospace, our employees work together to evolve mobility worldwide - one good idea at a time. If you have a good idea, we’ll provide the environment where it will thrive and grow into a great product or customer experience. Your ideas are our fuel.

Bombardier Business Aircraft’s Dallas Service Center is centrally located at Love Field Airport, and is the home of the Service Center Network headquarters. With its dedicated staff of over 110, the facility features 100,000 sq ft of space and is equipped to perform scheduled and unscheduled heavy maintenance, modifications, including interior modifications, avionics installations, and Aircraft on Ground (AOG) support for Bombardier Learjet, Challenger and Global aircraft. The Service Center has received certifications from FAA, EASA, Canada, Brazil, Bahamas, Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Mexico and South Africa.

The Buyer/Planner ensures the timely acquisition of parts and materials needed to service customer aircraft by planning and forecasting part and material requirements and coordinating acquisition with internal and external suppliers and materials personnel.

In your role, you will:

- Adhere to General Work Requirements

- Locate and initiate the purchase of materials, tools and components via communication with internal and external sources and suppliers

- Expedite status of external and internal parts orders and purchase orders via communication with suppliers and inter-company operations

- Identify and schedule critical paths and assign priorities

- Attend meetings representing the department

- Interface with Supervisors and Managers or other departments on critical material problems

- Maintain shortage report to track orders and communicate status to management

- Create and issue internal orders and other applicable documents to meet parts and materials requirements

- Provide information to adjust discrepant orders/exception messages and cancel line items not received or returned to stock as needed

- Create new part numbers for site-specific parts used and send part number requests to internal suppliers

- Maintain accurate inventory of transactions using computerized inventory and manual filing systems

- Determine priority items to ensure parts delivered on time and are readily accessible

- Order and/or reorder materials, tools, and ground support equipment with regard to aircraft delivery schedules as required

- Identify alternate and superceded part numbers

Qualifications

As our ideal candidate:

- You typically have 3 years of experience in aviation or material/parts environment or other demonstrated equivalent experience

- You have planning and organizational skills necessary to prioritize and coordinate workload within a multiple project setting

- You have interpersonal skills necessary to develop and maintain effective working relationships with sales team, owners, outside counsel, and other departments

- You have basic knowledge of inventory planning

- You have basic knowledge of parts procurement

- You have basic knowledge of computers to input and retrieve data for Inventory Management

- You have basic knowledge of facility layout and building locations

- You have basic knowledge of Repair Station System inventory processes

- You have basic knowledge of aircraft parts and terminology

- You have basic knowledge of internal and external supplier programs

- You have computer skills necessary to learn and/or operate word processing, spreadsheet, database, presentation, email, and web-based applications

- You have skills to gather, interpret, and record data to assure inventory accuracy

- You have skills in communicating effectively over the telephone as well as in person to convey information

- You have skills in listening to internal and external customers and asking appropriate questions

- You have the ability to work independently as well as part of a team

- You have the ability to effectively estimate quantities needed to maintain stock in accordance with customer requirements

- You typically have 1 year of experience in inventory planning and procurement - preferred

- You have APICS certification - preferred

- You have a Bachelor’s degree in Purchasing, Business, Inventory Management or related area – preferred

Bombardier is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, National, or Local Laws.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted. Please continue to monitor our website and apply for additional positions for which you are qualified and may be of interest to you.

Your ideas move people.

Job: Buyer
Primary Location: US-TX-Dallas

Zip Code US 75235
Organization: Aerospace
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
31.07.2019, 3:51:51 PM

Unposting Date
Ongoing


Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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