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Home Depot, Inc.
Fort Mill, SC
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PURCHASING AGENT - Fort Mill SC 29715 Skip Navigation
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SC - Fort Mill

  • Date Posted: Sep 11, 2019
  • Company: The Home Depot
  • Travel: None
  • Functional Area: Purchasing
  • Position Type: Full-Time
  • Relocation Provided: No

Position Description:

With convenience at our core, The Home Depot Rental allows you to save time and get the job done faster. In addition to a wide assortment of pro-grade tools, equipment, trucks, and trailers, we offer knowledgeable, resourceful, and dependable associates who are ready to provide solutions that will help finish the job or project at hand.

The Home Depot Rental operates in over 1100 locations of The Home Depot across the US and Canada, offering large towable equipment, tools, trucks and trailer rental along with on-site equipment delivery.  The large equipment fleet includes trenchers, chippers, mini-excavators, skid steers, aerial work platform equipment, and tractor loader backhoes among others.  We have a large team of highly trained technicians, shop techs, and VIP Delivery Technicians and customer care associates throughout the United States and Canada.



The Purchasing Agent assures that the business has the necessary parts supplies and materials to meet service and other business requirements through ensuring proper timeliness in the shipping and receiving of parts, supplies and materials in order to enable THD Rental to meet service and maintenance commitments to our customers. In conjunction with management, provide timely ordering, tracking and processing of quality parts for THD Rental’s customers by providing appropriate inventory levels while reducing cost per transaction.




•Using Great Plains (GP), order 6-8 weeks of warehouse inventory, confirm order with vendor and track shipments.

•Monitor shipments and lead times for parts ordered, placing Tracking info within GP.

•Become the Subject Matter Expert on your vendors, their parts, and knowledge of what equipment said parts are purchased for.   

•Work with management to determine effective Min/Max levels, including safety stock.

•Develop and maintain professional working relationships with coworkers, supervisors, vendors, customers and technicians.

•Meets every other week with management to review parts status.

•Monitors the performance of vendors regarding on time delivery and quality.

•Work with Accounts Payable and Receiving to clear up any shipment discrepancies or invoice issues.

•Monitor Tech Stock needs and adjust inventory levels accordingly

•Helps to identify those parts that may be purchased locally by technicians.

•Stays up to date with changes that effect THD Rental equipment and parts.

•Ensures that merchandise is received, shipped and recorded accurately by updating Great Plains Dynamics for any changes

•Communicates effectively with technicians and customers to coordinate delivery and return of parts.

•Uses FEDEX and UPS ship manager to track purchases.

Must be eighteen years of age or older.
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.
Additional Minimum Qualifications:


 •Assists in investigating, evaluating and resolving inventory errors.

•Troubleshoot calls that require additional assistance.

•Maintain item information in the system.

•Make sure that addresses are up to date in UPS and Fed Ex.

•Other duties as assigned.

Must be eighteen years of age or older.
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.


Excellent communication skills both verbal and written

•Basic computer knowledge

•Excellent 10 key ability 


High School Diploma/Equivalent Required.  College Degree highly preferred.


We offer a full array of benefits that include health, well-being, and financial. Please visit LIVETHEORANGELIFE.COM for more details.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.


Posted: 2019-09-15 Expires: 2019-10-15

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