Eaton Corporation Buyer (Steel) in NLE, Mexico

Job Description

This position will manage the purchase items to support Fabrication Operations

manages steel & aluminum coils commodities thru SCM process. Also this includes new developments and NPI

  • Purchase direct material on Monterey Plant

  • Ensures quality and cost through the use SCM with best practice methods, processes and tools

  • Follow up timing, spend and savings on new developments projects for the new implementations

  • Execute and implement SCM strategies to support current operations and improvements to maintain competitive costs.

  • Provide cost savings Project Leadership

  • Manage order fulfillment through the KB process

Basic Qualifications (Including Educational Requirements)

  1. Bachelor of Industrial Engineering degree is required. Purchasing training or experience is required.

  2. Strong knowledge and experience on steel coils specs and process, also Mexican and American standard knowledge

  3. A thorough technical knowledge manufacturing an product methods and processes is preferred

  4. Strong SAP knowledge PUR module

  5. Strong work under pressure is required

  6. Knowledge CT pat, ISO, NAFTA, IMEX

  7. Lean manufacturing techniques preferred

  8. Pro launch knowledge

  9. Strong problem solving skills

  10. Effective communication skills at all levels of the organization and corporate offices

  11. Ability to work other departments as Engineering, planning, receiving, warehouse, shipping and logistics for the common good of Eaton Corp.

  12. Fully bilingual (Spanish/English)

Eaton is a power management company with 2015 sales of $20.9 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 97,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit At Eaton, we see things differently. We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently—if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you—then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you. For more information, visit Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


JOBTITLE: Buyer (Steel)



DIVISION: EPG LD Lighting Division

FUNCTION: Supply Chain / Logistics