JBT Corporation

  • Inventory / Parts Specialist

    Job Locations US-MA-East Boston
    Posted Date 1 month ago(1 month ago)
    Requisition ID
    # of Openings
    Technical Customer Service
  • Overview

    JBT Airport Services, a division of JBT Corporation, is a dedicated provider of maintenance and operations services to airlines and airports throughout North America. We provide 24/7/365 support for gate systems, ground support equipment, baggage systems, and facility maintenance.  No other airport service provider offers a wider array of technical know-how than JBT Airport Services. Our long history and pioneering legacy directly results from the collaborative efforts of a culturally diverse group of people working across the globe. Whether you’re an experienced professional or a well-qualified graduate, we offer exceptional opportunities to build your career.

    This position is located at the Boston Logan International Airport in East Boston, MA.



    • Ensure materials and parts are available to maintain smooth operation for repairs and preventative maintenance.

    • Purchase and negotiate materials, equipment, and supplies from vendors.

    • Evaluate vendor quotes and services to determine most desirable suppliers.
    • Evaluate and monitor contract performance to ensure compliance with contractual obligations and determine need for changes.
    • Examine materials received, verify part numbers, and check discrepancies such as damaged or unmarked parts.
    • Maintain an inventory database and input parts in the CMMS system.
    • Drive and operate different equipment such as golf cart, company vehicles, forklift, etc.
    • Comply with company safety program and trainings.
    • Perform other duties as assigned or needed.



    While performing the duties of Inventory / Parts Specialist, the employee is regularly required to lift and/or move up to 20 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close proximity vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands and fingers to handle or fell objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear.  The employee is occasionally required to sit.




    The work environment is similar to airport operation with vehicular traffic. The employee regularly works near moving mechanical parts.  The employee is occasionally exposed to outside weather conditions, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, cold, and vibration.  The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.




    • High School diploma or GED equivalent
    • Valid Driver License
    • 2 years’ experience in material purchasing / Inventory Control
    • 2 years’ experience in data entry, scheduling workloads and work orders.
    • Experience with Airport operations a plus
    • Experience with computer maintenance tracking systems
    • Excellent planning and organizational skills
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
    • Computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
    • Ability to communicate in English; both verbally and written
    • Ability to be badged to work in secure areas of an airport
    • Ability to work Day or Night Shift including weekends and holidays



    As a member of the JBT team you’ll enjoy frequent company-sponsored events, as well as a competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision coverage + 401K.



    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. If you require accommodation during the application process, please contact the local Human Resources department. EOE-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

    If you have a disability or impairment that prevents you from completing the online application, please seek the assistance of your local employment services agency. JBT maintains active relationships with local employment services agencies, and they have pledged their support in assisting any applicant needing help in applying. To find information on agencies throughout the United States, please go to www.careeronestop.org.

    You may also call Megan Meagrow at 844-286-4524 if your disability or impairment prevents you from applying online. NOTE: Do not use this number unless you need assistance because of a disability or impairment. The personnel attending this phone line will not be able to give you a status update regarding your application and will not be the individuals making a decision regarding your employment.


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