Are you a skilled negotiator with a background in Sourcing, New Product Development (NPD), Research and Development (R&D)? Do you have strong project management skills and supply chain experience? If so, Sandvik Mining has an engaging career opportunity for you!
Sandvik Mining & Rock Technology in Alachua, FL is looking for an
NPD & R&D .
Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a leading global supplier of equipment, tools, service, and technical solutions for the mining industry. The product offering covers rock drilling, rock cutting, rock crushing, loading and hauling and materials handling.
Key performance areas:
As the Sourcing Specialist, your primary objective will be to work with Sourcing, Engineering and the local production unit to ensure optimal sourcing support for the parts and equipment needed at the Alachua, FL facility. You will be expected to meet objectives and comply with policies, guidelines, and regulatory requirements per Sandvik Alachua Integrated Management System. This will require demonstrating respect and commitment to the IMS System (ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015 & OHSAS 1800:2007) and taking accountability for its effectiveness and continual improvement.
You possess a Bachelors degree, preferably in a technical or business field, along with a minimum of 5 years relevant professional experience, including previous Sourcing and Purchasing experience, with the ability to read, interpret and apply engineered drawings and product specifications. You have knowledge of ERP or MRP and their applications, and are familiar with production costing, inventory control, and supply chain optimization strategies. Your experience with surface drilling mining equipment manufacturing processes and experience with Sourcing/Purchasing products such as electrical, mechanical, hydraulics, engines, sheet metal enclosures, steel fabrications, weldments, fire suppression, diesel engines is a plus. Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) and fluency in English and Spanish is preferred. You also possess availability for domestic and international travel.
Sandvik offers a comprehensive total compensation package including a competitive benefits package of health, dental and disability insurance, and a 401(k) retirement savings plan. In addition, we provide opportunities for professional competence development and training, as well as opportunities for career advancement.