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Fastenal Company Buyer in York, Pennsylvania

Reference #: 405498Job Description Buyer1425 Eden Road, York, PA 17402Full-Time Shift(s): MON TUE WED THU FRI 7:00 am-5:00 pmOVERVIEW:Working as a Full-Time Buyer, you will work with a specific customer in the York area and will report to the General Manager for the On-Site branch. You will be part of a group that has assumed the sourcing and/or procurement responsibilities for a customer, overseeing all facets of the sourcing and/or procurement process.RESPONSIBILITIES:The duties and responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:o Supporting the customer's procurement process by receiving, placing, and following up with orderso Responding to customer requests while demonstrating efficiencyo Developing and maintaining relationships with the Customer, Sales Team, Product Development Department, Suppliers, and Supply Chain Departmento Communicating with the customer, vendors, and sales team on a regular basis by phone, e-mail, or in persono Learning specific product categories through Fastenal School of Business courses and hands-on and classroom training with key suppliersREQUIRED POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:The following skills and qualifications are required for this position:o Possess or are working towards a degree in Business, Supply Chain, Operations OR have buying or purchasing work experienceo Excellent written and oral communication skillso Demonstrate strong math aptitude, attention to detail and sense of urgencyo Knowledge of Electrical Controls and/or MRO productso Highly motivated, self directed and customer service orientedo Demonstrate strong organization, planning and prioritizing abilitieso Exhibit strong problem solving, deductive reasoning and decision making skillso Ability to learn and perform multiple tasks in a fast paced environmento Ability to work independently as well as in a team environmento Demonstrate our core values of ambition, innovation, integrity and teamworko Ability to pass the required drug screen (applicable in the US, Puerto Rico and Guam ONLY)PREFERRRED POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:o Prior sourcing work experienceABOUT US:Since 1967 Fastenal has grown as a distributor of industrial and construction supplies from a single branch to approximately 3,000 servicing locations, each providing tailored local inventory and personal service for our customers. As we've expanded across the world, we've retained a core belief in people and their ability to accomplish remarkable things - if given the opportunity. From this philosophy stems an entrepreneurial culture that challenges every employee to run their own business, create their own success, and advance to become company leaders.As a growth company with a solid financial position, we are committed to training, promoting from within, and creating opportunities for our employees. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit and are looking to make your mark as part of an elite growth company, you won't find a better fit than Fastenal.FULL-TIME BENEFITS: Fastenal offers a competitive benefits package to all full-time employees. This package includes Health, Life, Long Term Disability, and Dental Insurance, in addition to, paid vacation, sick leave, holidays, and 401(k) with a profit sharing contribution.Equal Opportunity Employerandndash;Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity