Since 1857 Klein Tools, a family-owned and operated company, has been designing, developing and manufacturing premium-quality, professional-grade hand tools. The majority of Klein tools are manufactured in plants throughout the United States and are the number one choice among professional electricians and other tradespeople.
The Buyer purchases various items or materials (raw materials, MRO, semi-fabricated parts, office supplies, packaging materials, services and finished product for resale) from an Approved Vendor List, working from requisitions and/or master scheduling information. Additional responsibilities of the Buyer will include:
Bachelors degree and prior buying experience is preferred. Must possess a strong analytical and reasoning ability. MRP knowledge is preferred. Familiar with manufacturing pull systems, inventory and production control and reading blueprints and BOM. Must be able to work and effectively communicate with all levels of the company and suppliers. Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power-Point & Microsoft Project.
Physical Demand Requirements:
Occasionally required to stand, walk or sit; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move objects up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
Klein Tools provides a competitive compensation and benefits package, including:
If you have the commitment to succeed and the desire to join an organization recognized as the industry leader, please submit your cover letter and resume.
No phone calls please.