Maintenance, Repair, & Operations Buyer

Lakeville, Minnesota
Aug 01, 2019
Aug 26, 2019
Employment Status
Full Time

Employee Type: Full time

Location: MN Lakeville

Job Type: Supply Chain Procurement

Job Posting Title: MRO Buyer

Job Description:

Responsible for ordering parts and supplies for operations. Negotiating orders and contracts with the goal of reducing costs. In addition, this position supports other business functions as directed.

Education:  High School diploma or equivalent, with 2 years purchasing experience. 

Four years college business degree preferred, or equivalent purchasing experience 

Experience:  At least two years purchasing or buyer experience (MRO background) 

Knowledge and skills in SMMS systems, SAP is required 

Skills:  Strong Computer skills, including Excel, MS Word, Power Point, Outlook, and ability to  create charts and graphs for presentations 

Strong organizational skills and ability to organize and follow through on projects and jobs

Mathematical aptitude - accounting or college level math preferred 

Customer service skills, ability to interact with vendors 

Excellent verbal and written communication skills 

Ability to multi-task and set priorities within the department 

Quick learner and ability to learn new skills with little or no supervision 

Ability to lead others and show why change is needed 

Strong attention to document and detect detail 

Ability to troubleshoot problems 

Willingness and flexibility to support a variety of people with a variety of demands in a professional manner 

Strong work ethic 

Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.


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