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Buyer II - Oil And Gas
United State Of America
Apr 05, 2019
Salary: Negotiable
Experience 0.0-5.0 years
Job Category Procurement Jobs
Employment Type Full time
Industry Oil & Gas
Skill Purchasing
Role Buyer / Procurement Jobs ,Other Procurement Jobs
Designation Other
Education B.B.A,B.Tech/B.E,BCA
No. of vacancies 1
About Company

Weatherford supports the sustainable development and production of oil and gas resources, wherever they exist, to ensure the world’s current and future energy needs can be met safely, efficiently and economically.

Job Description


Various duties in purchasing including but not limited to: reviewing requisitions, reviewing and verifying technical and administrative content of purchasing documentation. Create, track, manage and evaluate quotes to qualified suppliers. Compare quality, pricing and delivery dates.crearte purchase orders to produce components in accordance to due dates. Maintain procurement records on items or services purchased. Maintain ethical conduct with all supplier relations. Collaborate with other departments to monitor, track and provide feedback on delivery status. Expedite purchase orders, where needed, to insure promised delivery or die date compliance. Maintain material master fields relative to purchasing (lead times, purchasing records, etc.) work with R&D/ Eng. to manage design changes on released product and coordinate the transition of new products to manufacturing. Assist suppliers with questions or problems concerning the purchasing process to ensure timely delivery. Discuss defective or unacceptable service with suppliers to collectively determine source of trouble and take corrective action. Evaluate supplier performance and communicate results and progress with them. Seek continuous improvement.

Various duties in production including but not limited to: opening and managing production/work orders. Plan products and sub-assemblies in MRP. Manage material shortages for production build and communicate status to management. Confer with Production leads and supervisors to determine status of production orders. Coordinate production meeting, to provide detailed updates on the plan and manage promise dates.

Various duties in sales including but not limited to: creating and reviewing open spare sales orders, verifying validity of products structures, routings and prints. Hold "Backlog/Backorder" meeting and update log. Review customer required dates and set promise dates. Manage material shortages and communicate status to management. Communicate field spare order status to Operations and advise of any rescheduling. 


Various duties with Engineering including, but not limited to: Maintain DBA Material Master by performing the following duties: Create new material, extend existing material, edit existing materials, create and change BOM's, create and change routers, create work centers, update lead times, etc. Work with engineering/R&D to manage design changes on released product.

Various duties with inventory and analysis including but not limited to: assign daily cycle counts. Analyze and report inventory monthly value. Conduct data analysis (queries) to create special reports for management. Implementing MRP with inventory control database. Roll up cost analysis to determine sales price on new and existing products. Put together reports and charts using Microsoft Office ®.

Put together required documentation (work instruction, process steps, flow charts, etc.) to conduct training.

Set up, manage and perform the training of the inventory control database.

Prepare presentations necessary for meetings and reviews for management.

Know and understand Weatherford Quality Policy and comply with all requirements of the Quality Systems Manual, Operating and Technical Procedures and Workplace Instructions.

Must understand and comply with all safety rules and company policies of Weatherford.

Work assignments carried out to the highest quality level.

Perform various other duties and activities as assigned by supervisor within the physical constraints of the job.



Strong organization and time-management skills.

Ability to work as part of cross-functional teams.

Excellent understanding of material requirement planning (MRP)

Good communication skills (oral and written).  Ability to effectively interface and collaborate with internal and external customers to insure positive results.

Good knowledge of product line and customer expectations.

Good knowledge of the Microsoft business suite, especially Word and Excel.

The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.


College degree in business or a technical discipline.

Buyer/purchasing experience in an MRP-driven manufacturing environment.

Planning/scheduling experience in an MRP-driven manufacturing environment.

Successful completion of one APICS-CPIM module "Basics of Supply Chain Management" (or equivalent training as deemed by supervisor).



Weatherford offers competitive compensation and benefits upon hire; including paid vacation to start, matching 401K program, comprehensive benefits program, and employee stock purchase program (ESPP) and opportunities for on-going training and career development. VEVRAA Federal Contractor - Priority Referral Requested

Weatherford is an Equal Opportunity Employer Females/ Minorities/ Veterans/Disabled and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 

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