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Purchasing-Buyer (EPBY115)

Terrell, TX, US, 75160

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
Architectural Glass & Metal



Job ID:  433460


Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® is the leading supplier of value-added, glazing-focused, interior and exterior products and services. We design, engineer, test and manufacture solutions in engineered curtain wall, storefronts and entrances, architectural glass, shower enclosures, glazing hardware, windows, railings and more.


Job Title:  Purchasing-Buyer (EPBY115)                                                         



Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope is the leading supplier of products specified to close buildings.  They include: custom-engineered curtain wall and window walls, architectural windows, storefront systems, doors, skylights and architectural glass. They produce their own extrusions at 2 plants which also include anodizing and painting capabilities.


Primary Function: The preferred candidate will effectively carry out the procurement process, including RFQ’s, negotiations, analysis, creation and placement of purchase orders for assigned goods, supplies or services. The candidate will also conduct themselves in a professional and ethical relationship with supplier’s; resulting in successful support if departments and business units require their need.



  • Team Player who works well with all levels in and outside the organization
  • Answer purchase inquiries regarding pricing, delivery, lead time, terms
  • Respond to customer inquiries in a timely manner
  • Address customer questions and concerns and refer to appropriate internal resources for resolution to achieve total customer satisfaction
  • Demonstrate attention to detail, accuracy and thoroughness to minimize losses
  • Able to work independently and effectively to meet deadlines
  • Strong ability to follow-up, attention to details and organization skills
  • Ability to multitask
  • Regular and predictable attendance; safely perform tasks and adherence to all safety policies and procedures are essential functions of this job
  • Regularly exercises discretion and independent judgment with respect to matters of significance




  • Minimum of 3 years industry experience preferred (chemical, paint, and packaging/shipping supplies)
  • College degree or equivalent preferred
  • Proven track record of cost reductions
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, Power Point, Outlook
  • Excellent communication (oral and written), interpersonal, and organization
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and effectively prioritize workload with emphasis on multi-tasking capabilities




What OBE Offers You


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



About OBE


OBE has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the OBE family. OBE operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.


If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!


OBE is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Date Posted:  Jul 20, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

Job Segment: Buyer, Design Engineer, Procurement, Operations, Engineering