Maintenance Buyer in Duncanville at Masco Cabinetry

Date Posted: 6/13/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepare purchase orders or other agreements as necessary and check them for accuracy and completeness before issuing.
  • Purchase the proper quality product for the job at the lowest possible price in correct amounts. Purchase site’s consumable items. Solicit bid requests and review requisitions for goods and services.
  • Research, compare, and evaluate based on price, quality, selection, service, support, availability, and supplier’s reputation and history.
  • Build relationships with suppliers and conduct routine supplier business reviews, evaluating supplier performance and compliance
  • Monitor, coordinate, and expedite shipments and receiving to ensure goods come in on time and that unacceptable goods or services are investigated and corrective action is taken.
  • Ensure all company policies and procedures are followed and maintain an effective level of internal control within the purchasing function.
  • Inventory management, including parts and supplies.
  • Work closely with Management, Receiving and Accounting to help resolve discrepancies on purchase orders and invoices.
  • Coordinate purchase order flow and backorders.
  • Analyze price proposals to determine reasonable prices within the current market.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • High School Diploma or Equivalent.
  • Associates degree preferred.
  • At least 2 years of purchasing experience in an industrial or mining environment and/or a minimum of an Associate’s degree in a related field.
  • Experience with automated maintenance software programs and purchase order systems.
  • Exceptional PC skills including MS Excel and word.
  • Must have the ability to work independently with limited direction while managing competing deadlines & multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.