Tooling Buyer


Shreveport, LA, US

Division: BENTELER Steel/Tube 
Functional Area: Procurement 
Career Level: Professional 
Contract Type: Permanent/Full-time 
Weekly Working Hours: 40.00 
Required Languages: English 
Requisition ID: 992 



At BENTELER, we make it possible. From promoting individual talents to international career prospects, or from generous opportunities for designing your career to personal development opportunities—at BENTELER, we always have answers to your questions about the future, based entirely on your personal needs. Diverse options that makes sure you can be anything and everything. Or, as we like to put it: BENTELER makes it happen!


Key Responsibilities

To support Purchasing activities for the ongoing operations and special projects at the BST Mill, Shreveport, LA.

  • Represent BENTELER at all times and in all places in a professional manner, adhering to BENTELER standards.
  • Develop and deploy strategies for assigned commodities.
  • Achieve cost savings objectives.
  • Purchase Material and Services according to the procedures and in alignment with published strategies
  • Ensures all purchasing responsibilities within the procurement process are completed accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Ensures all supplier and transactional data is entered into and maintained within SAP accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Participates in cross-functional teams to identify and resolve problems or improve processes.
  • Mentors and trains associates as needed to help better understand the equipment and services that this position supports.
  • To continue purchasing quality materials at a reduced cost.
  • Managing the daily demands on this position while meeting the needs of the plant.
  • To continue purchasing quality materials at a reduced cost.


Qualifications and Experience

  • BA/BS in Business, Finance, Accounting or related field , MBA desirable.
  • Five years of tooling purchasing experience.
  • Knowledge of contract laws and standard operating procedures.
  • 3 to 5 years of tooling purchasing experience
  • SAP experience highly desirable.


Your contact

Kaylee Remedes 

BENTELER Human Resources



Your new employer

The BENTELER Group always has the answer. That’s because in each of our divisions and at every one of our sites, you can benefit from the size and diversity of an international corporation with around 30,000 colleagues in 38 countries.

The same is true in our BENTELER Steel/Tube division. Here, we develop and produce custom, precision pipes for customers from energy production, automotive engineering, and other industrial sectors. In this division, we enable the unerring application of our products, from the concept up to process integration and thus to integration into our customers’ value chains. Along with that, our diverse fields of application make sure you can be and become anything. Or, as we like to put it: BENTELER makes it happen!


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Nearest Major Market: Shreveport