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National Oilwell Varco, Inc.

CP Buyer/Planner - McAlester, Oklahoma

National Oilwell Varco, Inc.

CP Buyer/Planner - McAlester, Oklahoma


United States

Title: CP Buyer/Planner - McAlester, Oklahoma

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Job Summary: Plan, schedule and release purchased parts and assemblies in accordance with operating guidelines while supporting company objectives regarding inventory, sales volume, product cost, scheduling, timely delivery and customer requirements.

Primary Responsibilities:

Maintain effective and proper relations with supplier or their representatives.

Place orders and determine requirements from engineering and production schedules.

Monitor the movement of materials through the production cycle, and maintain inventory at planned levels.

Expedite the filing of orders by supplies to meet production.

Administer basic procurement functions such as maintaining more than one source of supply, verifying that planned purchase orders link to demand, suggesting changes adjustments in quantities to take advantage of price breaks and trends.

Release new requisitions as necessary for quotations and procurement to support required delivery of component parts or services.

Participate in initiatives that will reduce the length of the supply chain, improve fill rates, and optimize inventory.

Review and release work orders per the system demand, manage the system recommended messages, as well as maintain work order dates that adhere to the metrics for the organization.

Regularly update work order due dates based on fluctuations in in-house capacity and the delivery schedules from vendors.

Regularly update safety stock levels, order minimums and order multiples in the system.

Keep the planning manager aware about changes in the delays at work centers/machines and/or routers that would affect the lead time of the part so that the system can be kept up to date.

Perform other work related tasks as assigned.

Comply with all NOV Company and HSE policies and procedures.

Facility/Group Specific Responsibilities:

Process engineering change notices (EN's);

Add and maintain routings:

Complete special projects as assigned.

Education & Experience qualifications preferred:

BA or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Physical demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The employee must frequently lift up to 10 pounds.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform he essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works in controlled weather conditions.

The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.

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7 days 16 hours ago

National Oilwell Varco, Inc.


CP Buyer/Planner - McAlester, Oklahoma National Oilwell Varco, Inc. - , , United States


Company Profile:
Since 1841, National Oilwell Varco (NOV) has been dedicated to ensuring customers receive the highest quality oilfield products and services. Leveraging over 800 worldwide manufacturing, sales and service centers, National Oilwell Varco supplies customer-focused solutions that best meet the quality, productivity, and environmental requirements of the energy industry. National Oilwell Varco is a worldwide leader in providing major mechanical components for land and offshore drilling rigs, complete land drilling and well servicing rigs, tubular inspection and internal tubular coatings, drill string equipment, extensive lifting and handling equipment, and a broad offering of downhole drilling motors, bits and tools. National Oilwell Varco also provides supply chain services through its network of distribution service centers located near major drilling and production activity worldwide.