Sr. Coordinator Procurement – Operations. at US Nestle in Davenport, Iowa

Posted in General Business 10 days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Sr. Coordinator Procurement - Operations.

Job Description
Located in North America's wind belt, Davenport is at the forefront of renewable energy technology and has remained home to our largest manufacturing facility since 1927. Originally producing cereal, the factory became a pet food-only manufacturer in the late '90's and as the largest pet food manufacturing facility in the U.S., it carefully produces, packages and ships several varieties of our Dog Chow®, Puppy Chow®, Alpo®, Beneful®, Nestlé Purina ONE®, Cat Chow®, Kitten Chow®, Friskies® and Kit N Kaboodle® brands.

As the Senior Buyer Coordinator, you will be responsible for coordinating, purchasing and managing orders for stock and non-stock items for the maintenance department.

At Purina, we'll empower you to continuously think "What's Next?" and we'll challenge you to do so with integrity, expertise, high performance and passion. Are you up to the dare?

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Create, purchase and manage parts orders for stock/ non-stock parts in SAP in coordination with the Maintenance Planner, Maintenance Team Leaders, Maintenance Technicians and Storeroom Receivers.
  • Manage repairable parts orders and in-coming / out-going request for shipment.
  • Ensure procedures are established and followed for the P2P automatic maintenance system as it pertains to plant purchasing and storeroom activities.
  • Follow all procurement procedures and competitive bidding procedures pertaining to the job function.
  • Work effectively with vendors and maintenance / engineering department personnel.
  • Meet all Safety, Health, Quality and Environmental requirements when performing job duties.

All other duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 3+ years of maintenance purchasing experience in a manufacturing, production or military environment.

It is our business imperative to remain a very inclusive workplace.

To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé. The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role. In addition, with our commitment to an inclusive work environment, we recognize the exceptional engagement and innovation displayed by individuals with disabilities. Nestlé seeks such skilled and qualified individuals to share our mission where you'll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestlé home.

The Nestlé Companies are an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer seeking diversity in qualified applicants for employment. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, gender, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, disability, perceived disability, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other protected status, as defined by applicable law.

Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at or please dial 711 and provide this number to the operator: 1-877-204-8650.

Job: Sr. Coordinator Procurement - Operations.

Primary Location: Davenport, IA US

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Career Area: Professional

Nestle Purina PetCare Company