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Koch Heat Transfer is looking for a Buyer to join our team in Houston, TX! 

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • All procurement functions including sourcing, negotiating and expediting various materials and services in an ‘engineered-to-order’ environment
  • Accountable and responsible for creating and analyzing requests for quotations and processing purchase orders
  • Continuously source & develop supply alternatives (including overseas opportunities) to reduce costs while maintaining production schedule requirements
  • Establish and maintain vendor relationships to supply purchased goods and services, which meet the quality and service standards of our Customers
  • Interface with Project Management, Engineering and Manufacturing departments to prioritize required materials and services to meet the Customer’s needs
  • Communicate with managers concerning vendor performance, pricing issues, delivery issues and any other pertinent information that requires cross-functional strategies within the supply chain

The Experience You Will Bring


  • 3+ years of purchasing experience in a manufacturing environment
  • 1+ years of experience purchasing Maintenance, Repair and Operational (MRO) supplies
  • At least one year of experience reviewing technical drawings
  • Computer skills and proficiency with MS Office products (Outlook, Word, Excel and Power Point) 

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Experience in an engineered-to-order environment (ASME code)
  • CPM or CPIM Certification
  • Bachelor degree in Engineering

Salary and Benefits Commensurate with Experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information:www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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