Procurement Officer

Wabtec Corporation

Pilsen, Czechia


Position summary

Wabtec Corporation is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions and value-added services for freight and transit rail. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation and Faiveley Transport, the company has unmatched digital expertise, technological innovation, and world-class manufacturing and services, enabling the digital-rail-and-transit ecosystems. Wabtec is focused on performance that drives progress, creating transportation solutions that move and improve the world. Wabtec has approximately 27,000 employees in facilities throughout the world. Visit the company’s new website at:

It’s not just about your career… or your job title…it’s about who you are and the impact you are going to make on the world. Do you want to go into uncharted waters…do things that haven’t been done to make yours and someone else's life better? Wabtec has been doing that for decades and we will continue to do so! Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, Wabtec delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Main responsibilities / Field of action

  • Manage material and cooperation procurement
  • Execute monthly supply chain material cover as per Logistics protocol
  • Create and maintain good relationships with vendors/suppliers including evaluation of quantity, quality and timeliness of components supplies on regular base
  • Manage return of empty packaging to suppliers and NOK parts.
  • Check, evaluate and make actions to maintain target raw material inventory value
  • Identifies opportunities and implements actions to achieve efficiencies in field of raw material stock and transport
  • Maintain records of purchasing documents and other important data
  • Work with team members and sourcing team and procurement team leader to complete duties as needed

Main competences /  Field of action

  • Raise and keep updated Purchase orders or Call Offs, Order Acknowledgment, Delivery confirmation, Supplier delivery schedule, Approve vendor invoices, Communication with suppliers and logistics providers.
  • Setup of logistics protocol with suppliers
  • Inventories of components and raw material stock control.

Wabtec Corporation is committed to taking on the world’s toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles…people like you! Wabtec Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.