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Purchasing & Inventory Specialist - Thomasville

Thomasville, PA, US, 17364

Pennsy Supply Inc



Job ID:  475522


Pennsy Supply is a CRH company. CRH is the leading vertically integrated supplier of asphalt, aggregates, cement, ready-mix concrete, and paving and construction services in North America. Our 24,100 employees at 1,300 operating locations provide our customers with top-quality, innovative products and services.




Supports the plants through timely procurement of quality materials and maintains part inventory levels in accordance with the needs of the business. Executes procurement strategies that ensure supply and optimizes total cost of ownership for the business while aligning to CRH category management guidelines.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities


  • Responsible for own personal safety at all times as well as maintaining the highest standard of safety and quality in all aspects of the job. Be familiar with and follow CRH Life Saving Rules.
  • Must have general computer knowledge and be proficient in Microsoft Office products (Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.) to be able to perform essential job functions.
  • Create purchase orders for all parts and supplies for all mobile and stationary equipment and process the receipts/invoices.
  • Maintain proper stock and manage inventory of warehouse and storage areas.
  • Be able to dissect, analyze and interpret manuals, documents, sketches, descriptions, and engineered drawings to order correct parts.
  • Keep excellent records and run reports to manage key performance indicators (KPIs) across different departments, plants and vendors.
  • Demonstrate friendly and business-like attitude towards vendors, customers, truck drivers, fellow employees and supervisors.
  • Prepare and arrange shipping for parts coming in and going out for repair.
  • Manage recurring service contracts (septic, trash, propane, steel, first aid, fire extinguishers, etc.).
  • Maintain accurate consignment inventories.
  • Input work orders into CMMS and track when invoicing is complete.
  • Run for parts as needed in urgent situations.
  • Conduct daily safety assignments (area inspections, pre-shifts, Risk Assessments, etc.)
  • Safely maintain work area and vehicles in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Ability to be self-motivated.
  • Report to the assigned job site ready to begin work at the designated start time.
  • Strict adherence to the Pennsy Supply, Inc. Safety Manual.
  • Strict adherence to the Pennsy Supply, Inc. policies and procedures as outlined in the employee handbook.
  • Willingness to work in a team environment and assist co-workers or supervisors with other duties as assigned.
  • Other assigned and unassigned duties as required.


Education and/or Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 3+ years of purchasing experience
  • Experience in an industrial or manufacturing setting preferred
  • Basic computer skills needed



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.


  • Must submit to a drug screen and criminal background check
  • Able to work independently with attention to detail
  • Able to follow direction and work effectively in a team environment
  • Ability to effectively prioritize assignments to meet long-term and short-term deadlines
  • Excellent organizational skills.



What CRH Americas Offers You


  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


Pennsy Supply is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Date Posted:  Nov 11, 2022

Nearest Major Market: York PA
Nearest Secondary Market: Lancaster

Job Segment: Buyer, Inventory, Warehouse, Supply, Procurement, Operations, Manufacturing