Plant Purchasing Agent

Gulf Stream Coach, Inc. located in Nappanee, Indiana is the leading Family-Owned Recreational Vehicle manufacturer of Travel Trailers and Class-C motor homes.  This award-winning company currently has immediate openings for experienced Plant Purchasing Agents.  This is a solid opportunity with broad responsibilities.


  • Purchase materials and ensures that all documents are complete and accurate.
  • Coordinates with Plant Managers and Director of Materials to maintain inventory levels.
  • Lead plant organization activities, such as: storage, labeling, and space utilization.
  • Quick response and reporting of material shortages.
  • Evaluates vendors and forwards to Director of Materials
  • Works with vendors to insure a smooth flow of materials in a timely manner.
  • Reviews purchased material documentation and submits to accounting
  • Supervises: Head Receivers, Forklift Operators, and Material Handlers.
  • Track/report/minimize waste and scrap.
  • Communicate to Director of materials, plans for dealing with obsolete materials.
  • Conducts inventory of materials throughout the plant.
  • This position reports to the Director of Materials.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Written and verbal interpersonal communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Thorough understanding of purchasing procedures and policies.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office and internal purchasing software.

Education and Experience:

  • High School graduate or equivalent
  • 5 years’ experience as a Plant Purchasing Agent in the RV industry required.


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