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Maintenance Clerk - Purchasing

The Coca-Cola Company

  • Location: Allentown, PA - USA
  • Post Date: 5/1/2019
  • Job Type: FULL TIME
  • TRAVEL REQUIRED: 00% - 25%
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Job ID: R-26733

Job Description Summary
Why Join Coca-Cola North America?

It's an exciting time to work in The Coca-Cola Company's flagship market. We're accelerating our momentum as the fastest-growing large consumer goods company in North America by putting people at the heart of our business and everything we do - whether we're innovating to give consumers the drinks and packaging sizes they want, or building our eCommerce capabilities. People are our focus when we're collaborating with our diverse network of locally-connected bottling partners, and when we're returning every drop of water we use to communities and nature. And people - with the different backgrounds, skills and perspectives they bring to our workplace - are helping transform our business, one big idea at a time. We empower our employees to challenge the status quo, make bold recommendations, experiment and adapt, so we can grow together and make a great business even better

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Receive, classify, store, distribute, request, and take inventory of materials, supplies, and equipment.
  • Pack, unpack, count, weigh and measure materials, supplies and equipment upon receipt.
  • Check materials received against invoices and notes breakage and discrepancies in quantity or quality.
  • Pick Parts, Supplies, and Materials from Inventory to fill Work Orders.
  • Must be able to lift 50 Pounds, and carry Parts, Materials, and Supplies when necessary.
  • Reads maintenance schedule, customer order, work order, shipping order, or requisition to determine items to be moved, gathered, or distributed.
  • Manage the use of company issued Purchasing credit card and maintain associated invoice files. Reconcile purchases monthly and provide required documentation to Finance in a timely fashion
  • Review open material requirements, monitor vendor performance, and expedite when necessary. Ensure problems related to delivery, quality, or pricing are promptly conveyed to the supplier and resolved in a timely manner.
  • Ensure that all P.O.'s have the appropriate attachments for suppliers and/or their subcontractors, including those relating to insurance requirements and regulatory compliance.
  • Be able to compare suppliers and contractors on price, delivery terms, etc.  
  • Prepare purchase orders in system by verifying specifications and price, comparing items requested to master parts list, and obtaining recommendations from suppliers for substitute items.
  • Prepare various procurement and inventory status reports to present to management.
  • Applies Company specific policies and procedures in daily activities, particularly as they relate to material purchasing and inventory.
  • Perform Inventory Cycle Counts, Year End Physical Inventory, and reconcile physical count versus computer inventory.
  • Verify/manage the receipt of items by comparing items/packing list received to purchase orders, and resolve shipments or invoicing errors with suppliers.
  • Any other tasked as required.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have computer skills including operational knowledge of SAP, Word, Excel, and Outlook (SAP-PM knowledge is preferred)
  • Must have basic knowledge of machinery, parts, and equipment required in a manufacturing environment.
  • Must have prior purchasing/procurement, Inventory analysis and inventory control work experience.
  • Must have experience in cycle and annual inventory counts and data analysis.
  • Experienced in asset management and documentation procedures.
  • Demonstrated ability to identify irregularities in inventory movement, and make corrections as necessary.

Growth Behaviors:

  • GROWTH MINDSET: Demonstrates curiosity. Welcomes failure as a learning opportunity.
  • SMART RISK: Makes bold decisions/recommendations.
  • EXTERNALLY FOCUSED: Understands the upstream and downstream implications of his/her work. Tracks and shares external trends, best practices or ideas.
  • PERFORMANCE DRIVEN AND ACCOUNTABLE: Has high performance standards. Outperforms her/his peers.
  • FAST/AGILE: Removes barriers to move faster. Experiments and adapts. Thrives under pressure and fast pace.
  • EMPOWERED: Brings solutions instead of problems. Challenges the status quo. Has the courage to take an unpopular stance.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. Apply
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