Company is seeking a highly motivated Parts Clerk 3 (Buyer) to join the team at the Tacoma Terminal office. This position is responsible for reviewing and purchasing items for multiple departments on the Tacoma terminal and ordering and issuing parts.
Main Duties and Responsibilities Include:
Timely and accurate processing of purchase orders.
Reviewing purchase order reports for accuracy, investigating any discrepancies with vendors.
Contact vendors for quotes, pricing and availability of inventory.
Checking inventory stocking levels and ordering items as needed.
Stocking parts on shelves.
Maintaining cleanliness and orderliness of parts room and other areas where materials are stocked.
Issuing parts and tools to mechanics.
Pick up and deliver parts and materials.
Receiving parts from vendors, unloading by operating a forklift, as needed.
Identifies obsolete parts and processes materials for return to vendor.
Assists with parts department inventory.
General office duties, as required.
Provide backup to other maintenance department employees.
Support terminal maintenance as directed.
Ideal Candidate Will Have:
Three years parts purchasing experience in the transportation industry
Associate degree preferred (VoTech. truck/auto repair)
Knowledge of automotive or truck repair
Excellent verbal, written, organizational, and communication skills
Good customer service skills
Basic math skills
Must be a team player
Ability to multi-task and prioritize
Ability to safely operate a forklift
Computer literate, with the ability to use standard software applications and be proficient in Windows and MS Office Suite (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel) and E-service center & E-commerce web-based applications.
Hiring salary range; $45,000-$55,000
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