John Bean Technologies Corporation and its predecessor companies have a long history of technical innovation. JBT traces its roots to 1884 when inventor John Bean developed a new type of spray pump to combat San Jose scale in California's orchards.
Today, JBT Corporation’s AeroTech Division is a world leader in the supply of airport equipment and services focused on the future. At our Orlando, Florida facility we manufacture airport ground support equipment, including aircraft deicers, aircraft tow tractors, cargo loaders and transporters.
As a Buyer with JBT AeroTech, you will be responsible for the timely procurement of materials and services from suppliers while adhering to the negotiated price, quality, inventory levels and delivery to meet the company’s overall needs. Specific duties include:
Training Requirements (licenses, programs, or certificates): C.P.M. or APICS certification is desired. Certification will be required within two years of start.
Specialized Knowledge, Equipment, and Applications:
Special Information (Travel required, physical requirements, work environment, supervisor responsibilities, safety and so on):
Work Environment- The successful candidate will be comfortable and able to function equally well in an office environment and on the floor of our manufacturing and assembly plant. Adherence to all safety requirements and use of personal protective equipment within the plant is mandatory.
Physical Demands- Long periods of sitting and repetitive motion, especially computer keyboarding. Frequent standing and walking around the facility, including on the factory floor.
The work environment and physical demands 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 the essential functions.
Travel- While extensive travel is not necessary for this position; the successful candidate will need to be able to travel on supplier visits within North America as required.
Safety- Maintain proper housekeeping and safety standards by properly using protective equipment, safe operation of all machinery, tools, and equipment as well as following safety rules at all times.
ABOUT JBT AEROTECH
We believe that work should be fun as well as challenging. That's why the company offers the best of both worlds - the growth potential of a company with a developing technology that is unique in its field, plus frequent company-sponsored events and a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision coverage + a 401K plan.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
It is the policy of JBT Corporation to provide equal opportunity for qualified persons and not to discriminate against any applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law at the JBT Corporation location to which this application is submitted. In addition, as a Federal Government contractor, JBT Corporation is an affirmative action employer. EOE-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
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