Our global purchasing team is focused on delivering global purchasing leverage with local service excellence. We manage the purchase of materials that go into more than 300 products, ranging from construction and mining equipment to diesel and natural gas engines and industrial turbines. We also purchase materials and services needed to operate our business, such as office supplies, perishable tooling, IT hardware and software. Our employees work closely with our internal customers around the world to ensure we meet their quality, cost and delivery objectives while also building strong relationships with our worldwide, world-class supply base.
Our purchasing professionals have the opportunity to work on and provide leadership to many exciting projects. We also manage policies, agreements, source catalogs and special purchasing programs in support of specific product lines and new product introduction activities.