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The Timken Company


The Timken Company - Springfield, SD

Post Date:05/22/18

Company:The Timken Company



Job Type:Full Time


Education:High School / GED


Experience:6 months - 2 years

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Your Career Begins at Timken

If youre ready for a challenging career that provides you with the ability to advance personally and professionally, look to Timken. Our associates make the world more productive by improving the efficiency and reliability of the machinery that keeps industry in motion.

This position is responsible for SAP maintenance and data loading along with purchasing maintnenance/repair parts,contract services,operational supplies, purchase for resale and other items by analyzing Request-for-Quotes or bids to obtain the lowest overall cost while minimizing inventory investment and equipment downtime.


Issues purchase orders based on requests-for-quote, vendor/price analysis and negotiated contracts to assure competitive, quality materials and services are received in a timely manner.

Establishes vendor relationships by interviewing sales personnel and written correspondence to provide better sources of materials and services.

Audits invoices for payment of purchase orders to verify prices and quantity received are in accordance with the purchase order.

Maintains files and records on past purchase orders, updates reference library for needed parts and equipment for ease in placing orders.

Assists in procurement financial reporting data.

Loads and maintains SAP material, cost and purchase data

Participates in continuing education to assure all areas of responsibility are relevant and up-to-date.

Interacts with receiving and accounts payable to reconcile discrepancies pertaining to delivery quantity and/or price.

Issues purchase orders for indirect, purchase for resale, direct materials and other as required.


Associate degree in business or related field required

3-5 years experience in supply chain or procurement preferred

Familiar with purchasing practices and procedures

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

All qualified applicants shall be treated equally according to their individual qualifications, abilities, experiences and other employment standards. There will be no discrimination due to gender or gender identity, race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran/military status or any other basis protected by applicable law.

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25 days 13 hours ago

The Timken Company


Buyer The Timken Company - Springfield, SD, United States


Location: Springfield, SD

Company Profile:
As a global industrial technology leader, we apply our deep knowledge of metallurgy, friction management and power transmission to improve the reliability and efficiency of machinery all around the world. We engineer, manufacture and market mechanical components and high-performance steel. Our bearings, engineered-steel bars and tubes -- as well as transmissions, gearboxes, chain and related products and services -- support diversified markets worldwide.