Purchasing Agent

  • Flatiron
  • Chino, CA
  • Apr 17, 2019
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Job Description



Flatiron

Location: Chino, CA USA
Duration: Full-time Regular
Department: Purchasing & Equipment
# of Openings: 1
Req #: 3481


Description

As a Purchasing Agent, you will execute the purchasing needs for the jobsites by identifying, developing and selecting qualified reputable vendors while maintaining professional vendor relations.

Responsibilities
  • Order materials and or services for jobsites
  • Solve problems involving billing and critical logistics
  • Maintain professional relationships internally and externally
  • Monitor and analyze vendor/ supplier pricing to assure best possible savings
  • Take advantage of bulk purchasing opportunities
  • Generate Purchase Orders for suppliers and vendors
  • Prepares reports and correspondence as needed
  • Follow-up with vendors to ensure timely order fulfillment, verify delivery to correct locations, accurate quantity, and specifications
  • Expedite and negotiate vendor pricing, terms and conditions along with determining vendor reliability and ability to perform
  • Maintains knowledge of Flatiron's company values and strategic plan
  • Support published corporate policies
  • Perform additional assignments per management's direction

Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree in a related field from an accredited institution and 2 years related experience and/or training in the heavy civil road/bridge industry

Benefits

Some of the benefits you can expect as a Flatiron employee are:
  • Comprehensive compensation package and paid time off program
  • Industry leading 401(k)/RRSP
  • Medical/Extended Health Care, Dental, Vison and/or Provincial Medical
  • Wellness benefits & Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program

Flatiron is an EEO/AA/ADA/Veterans employer.

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