Maintenance Repair Operations MRO Specialist

Job Summary:

The MRO Specialist is responsible for every aspect of inventory management as it relates to MRO related items, maintenance parts, janitorial, office supplies and equipment. This includes sourcing, procuring, stocking and inventory management of maintenance parts and supplies.

Duties / Responsibilities:

  • Purchasing duties to support plant production and maintenance departments.
  • Advise responsible personnel of any problems, delays, etc., that could affect plant operations or delivery of product to customers.
  • Stock, control and inventory tools and parts to support equipment maintenance and repairs.
  • Identify alternative vendors or products that meet the specifications (In- Kind Replacement).
  • Manage re-orders, and shop supplies.
  • Work closely with operations representatives to determine best items, suppliers, and prices to purchase in support of company goals.
  • Determine most cost-effective and efficient methods for ordering (e.g. bundle orders)
  • Create and maintain MRO processes within and across departments to provide a reliable storeroom of critical spare parts.
  • Safety equipment, Masks, ear plugs, safety gloves, respirators and face shields.

Directly Supervises: None

General Responsibilities:

Understand and uphold Company’s mission statement and quality policies, and adhere to goals and objectives. To act in the best interest of the Company, thereby contributing to both the successes of the Company and personal benefits.


Education / Experience:

  • Minimum of two years of college
  • Two years’ experience in manufacturing with MRO/ maintenance parts management.
  • Experience and understanding of the importance in maintaining an accurate parts inventory level and accuracy in a Maintenance Management Program.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills; ability to work in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment with ability to handle multiple tasks and projects simultaneously.

· ERP Systems – Proven experience in ordering, planning & inventory management.

  • Must be highly proficient with MS Office (word, excel).

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $63,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Experience level:

  • 2 years


  • 4×10
  • Day shift

Work setting:

  • In-person

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Louisville, KY 40218: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Application Question(s):

  • Do you have at least wo years’ experience in manufacturing with MRO/ maintenance ?parts management


  • Associate (Preferred)


  • MRO: 2 years (Required)
  • Inventory management: 2 years (Preferred)
  • manufacturing: 2 years (Preferred)
  • ERP systems: 2 years (Preferred)

Work Location: In person

Work Type: Factory
Shift: 1st
Location: Louisville KY
Pay: $63000 Salary

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