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Sr. MRO Buyer

Queretaro, Mexico
Supply Chain / Logistics


Job Description

Eaton’s Hydraulic division is currently seeking a Sr. MRO Buyer to join our team. This position is based at our Queretaro facility.

The Sr. MRO Buyer  is responsible for managing supply base for non-production (MRO) items by coordinating, executing, and verifying purchasing process.  Emphasis on selection and management of suppliers to provide Eaton with the highest levels of quality at the lowest landed cost while insuring adequate capacity, on-time delivery, and commitment to continuous improvement, in alignment with Eaton’s Ethics and Values. Focus on working with Corporate MRO integrators ensuring maximum MRO spend is with these providers.

Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.

Some activities related with the position will be:

  1. Issues purchase order to suppliers for non-production (MRO) items in accordance to current process. The P.O are placed based on Eaton T&C.

  2. Prepares purchase order to suppliers in system based on MRO Process.

  3. End user of SCM IT systems (AS400, Enterprise One, Oracle) for supplier adds and delete, P.O process, and general information.

  4. Maintain and update I-Procure data base and ERP system for new product introduction and changes ass the take place.

  5. Resolve supplier payment issues with finance department.

  6. Develop and maintain ethical supplier relationships which foster a continuous improvement environment, and promote cooperation with Eaton.

  7. Support new program launches as required.

  8. Perform activities according to Quality and Environmental policies established by the business.

  9. Promotes continuous improvement

  10. MESH Champion/ leader for Category 7 Safety (Contractor management)

  11. Support and/or participate on Continuous Improvement Activities such as: Kaizen, Ideas Programs, cost out and/or demonstrate improvements in goals year over year in our processes or practices aligned to achieve or business goals and/objectives.

  12. Establish and maintain communications to satisfy the needs of the plant while facilitating a consistent and coordinated communication with suppliers.

When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we — as individuals and as a company — are stronger.


Required (Basic) Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in International Trade, Industrial Engineering or similar
  • 3 years of experience in Purchasing in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience in metal-mechanic material purchasing
  • Expertise in supplier agreements, price negotiation, cost saving projects management
  • MRP proven experience
  • Commodity management experience
  • APICS-CPIM training/certification (desirable)
  • Bilingual English/Spanish

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Supply Chain / Logistics

Region: Latin America
Organization: HYD Hydraulics Group

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 067028