Purchasing & Inventory Manager

Location US-UT-Tooele
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ModSpace seeks an experienced Purchasing & Inventory Manager for our new Tooele, UT refurbishment facility supporting southwest and west coast operations.


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Our Purchasing & Inventory Manager will work closely with the Plant Manager and Production Manager to accurately forecast and fill inventory requirements by: 

  • Guaranteeing the flow of material and assets into and from the new facility to ensure maximum productivity and effectiveness
  • Planning and implementing activities related to the material purchase, inventory control, shipping/receiving and storage functions


Ongoing day to day activities will include:

  • Developing and maintaining policies and procedures required to implement efficient material control systems
  • Participation in material and supplier sourcing and qualification to ensure cost-effectiveness and quality standards
  • Assisting in drafting and meeting plant materials budget
  • Ensuring materials are ordered and in stock as required to meet production requirements 
  • Coordinating the efficient movement of materials within the storage and plant environment
  • Providing technical expertise to other departments as part of cross-functional management
  • Providing data, reports and analysis to support requests for information relative to assigned production areas and staffing
  • Selecting, developing and evaluating inventory personnel to ensure functional objectives are met, and ModSpace policies and procedures are followed

A successful candidate must have:

  • A Bachelor's degree
    • OR 6 years of training and experience in construction or modular operations management
  • 5+ years of direct responsibility for inventory forecast, budget and implementation in a modular onstruction or trades intensive environment including demonstrated success forecasting supply/demand of materials to meet a production schedule
  • 2+ years of in-house and/or outsourced people management in the skilled trades arena
  • Experience creating and implementing a cost and production effective material control process/system in a plant or construction environment
  • Experience vendor/supplier selection and negotiation including drafting successful Requests for Proposals for construction or plant materials and supplies
  • Excellent and accurate interpersonal and communications skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Forklift, overhead crane, first aid, scissor lift, fall protection certifications - preferred but not required

All ModSpace team members must have:

  • PC Proficiency in a Windows environment with MS Office Suite
  • Excellent verbal, written, interpersonal, presentation and organizational skills     
  • A drive to provide world-class customer service
  • The highest levels of integrity
  • An unwavering commitment to SAFETY 

If you are a well-qualified candidate, please submit your resume in confidence today!


We provide a state-of-the-art, business casual office environment, in addition to a wide range of employee benefits: 

  • Paid Time Off – 20 days per year to start (US) plus company holidays!
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Plans
  • Employee and Dependent Life Insurances
  • Short-term and Long-term Disability Insurances
  • 401(k) Plan with Match (US) / Defined Contribution Plan (Canada)
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical or Dependent Care Expenses (US)
  • Supplemental benefit offerings such as health and wellness discount programs, will preparation services, affinity programs

A career with ModSpace offers professional development and opportunity with a stable and growing North American firm. Our mid-size means our employees enjoy the resources of a large company in an environment where they are highly visible and have a direct impact on performance.


Come build your future with ModSpace!  



ModSpace believes diversity makes us a stronger organization. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, gender, sex, national origin, age, marital or family status, sexual orientation, genetics, disability, military or veteran status or any other legally protected condition or characteristic.


For more information about ModSpace, please visit www.modspace.com in the US or www.modspace.ca in Canada.


Please view a copy of our US Equal Employment Labor Law poster here: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

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