Johnson Controls Tool Crib Buyer in Largo, Florida

What you will do: Under direction of the Purchasing Supervisor, procures assigned materials for indirect materials such as tooling, components, supplies, equipment and services that meet the operation’s requirements for quality, delivery, price, terms, lead times, and inventory levels and ensuring that the inventory in the tool crib is maintained.

How you will do it: 1. Supports purchasing supervisor on procurement issues, i.e. invoice and receipt discrepancies, expediting orders. 2. Procures materials to meet the goals of JCI regarding inventory turns, cost, quality, and customer requirements. 3. Assist Maintenance Manager and department to organize and manage tooling inventory in tool crib. 4. Works with maintenance planner to ensure appropriate safety stock levels are in place to meet Preventative Maintenance Schedule. 5. Places purchase orders and requests expedites when required to ensure minimal equipment downtime. 6. Determines most economical lot size and supplier lead times for purchasing components and implement in TPM software. 7. Works directly with procurement on quoting activities to ensure best total cost for assigned commodities. 8. Supports commodity cost reduction, lead time reduction and supplier consolidation projects. 9. Supports inventory management programs with supply base that includes vendor stocking, consignment, vendor-managed inventory, etc. 10. Supports company goals for minority owned and small disadvantaged business suppliers. 11. Maintains data integrity of 4th Shift purchasing module database. 12. Provides assistance to the materials group in expediting and de-expediting purchase order releases. 13. Performs special projects and related duties as assigned. 14. Reconciles differences in price, quantity, or specifications that may develop on invoices. 15. Maintain organization of the current tool crib.

What we look for: 1. Two to five years’ experience in purchasing or production and inventory control. 2. Good communication skills both written and verbal. 3. Negotiation skills recommended. 4. Proficient computer skills with experience in Microsoft Office. 5. Experience in a team environment desirable.

Who we are: Johnson Controls is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information, please view EEO is the Law. If you are an individual with a disability and you require an accommodation during the application process, please visit

Job: *Supply Chain & Procurement

Organization: *Bldg Technologies & Solutions

Title: Tool Crib Buyer

Location: FL-Largo

Requisition ID: WD30044746065