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Manager, Procurement

Date: Jan 10, 2019

Location: Escondido, CA, US

Manager, Procurement-TAME-USES01889837




About Bombardier Transportation

Bombardier Transportation is a global leader in rail technology and offers the broadest portfolio in the industry. It covers the full spectrum of rail solutions, ranging from trains to sub-systems and signalling. The company also provides complete transport systems, e-mobility technology and maintenance services. As an innovation driver, Bombardier Transportation continuously breaks new ground in sustainable mobility. It provides integrated solutions that create substantial benefits for operators, passengers and the environment. Headquartered in Berlin, Germany, Bombardier Transportation employs around 39,850 people and its products and services operate in over 60 countries.


Based in Escondido, California, you will plan, organize, source and procure materials necessary for the operation and maintenance of the COASTER and SPRINTER train service, including Maintenance of Way, Communications and Signals and Facilities. You will be responsible for purchasing and negotiating materials, equipment and supplies from vendors as well as evaluating vendor quotes and services to determine the most desirable suppliers. You will also be responsible for the material distribution to Bombardier assigned sites.

In your role you will:

- Negotiate subcontracts and track their performance;
- Monitor MBE goals, achievements, and reporting to the customer;
- Identify supplier base and obtain quotes from vendors;
- Manage inventory without hindering production;
- Procure parts and consumables in compliance with customer policies;
- Assist in quoting new jobs, working with vendors to obtain the best price;
- Ensure accuracy of part numbers, delivery dates and vendors;
- Coordinate and supervise storehouse operation, including the personnel;
- Expedite material dates and define storeroom manpower requirements;
- Work in collaboration with Quality Assurance and Quality Control Manager to ensure completion of inspection for incoming parts and preservation and storage of perishable material.


As our ideal candidate:

- You hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or equivalent;
- You have minimum two (2) years of experience in purchasing or warehousing of maintenance parts and materials, with five (5) years of railroad experience;
- You have minimum two (2) years of supervisory experience;
- You possess good proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite;
- You have excellent English communication skills, both written and spoken.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

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Job: Procurement & Global Sourcing
Primary Location: US-CA-Escondido
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
10.01.2019, 2:07:38 PM

Unposting Date
09.02.2019, 11:59:00 PM

Nearest Major Market: San Diego

Job Segment: Procurement, Manager, Inspector, Buyer, QC, Operations, Management, Quality