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Purchasing Agent (West Michigan)

Location: 

Paw Paw, MI, US, 49079

Company:  Michigan Paving and Materials

 
 

Job ID:  149223

 

Michigan Paving and Materials, a vertically integrated CRH company, energetically drives to continually be a leader in our markets in quality construction materials and value added services by employing innovative techniques and customer-centric practices. We believe that our employees are the reason for our success and we focus on their development and advancement opportunities as well as attracting new talent to our organization. We encourage you to learn more by visiting www.michiganpaving.com, www.stoneco.net or our parent company at www.crhamericas.com

 

POSITION OVERVIEW

This is a full time, annual position.  Works with strategic buyer and management to support purchasing needs/functions.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Generates orders within purchasing system and place orders with external vendors
  • Works with existing suppliers to investigate order issues and resolve discrepancies
  • Train and assist field employees in order process
  • Daily Administrative and Office Duties
  • Other duties as assigned

 

 QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Must have strong attention to detail
  • Must be customer service focused
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Outlook
  • Ability to be flexible with scheduling

 

Education/Experience

  • Experience in procurement is preferred
  • Experience in asphalt construction operations is a plus

 

Physical Requirements

  • n/a

 

Work Environment

  • This position will require working in an office environment.

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

 

Michigan Paving and Materials is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link

 

Date Posted:  Mar 13, 2019


Nearest Major Market: Kalamazoo

Job Segment: Procurement, Buyer, Operations