Purchasing Agent

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Location
Belton, Texas
Industry
Manufacturing & Production (Production Occupations)
Job Type
Full-Time
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 1.00 - US$ 999,999.00 per hour
Ref. Number
S_36474
Contact
Lutz, Carolyn, Spherion
Phone
254-776-3621
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Job Description

Seeking Purchasing Agent with minimum 3-5 years in a manufacturing environment. Strongly prefer someone with experience in the Metal industry.
Must have experience procuring goods and services such as raw material, equipment, tools, parts, and supplies based on our daily requirements.

Responsibilities:
??? Create purchase orders and verify items are accurately posted, updated, and maintained.
??? Receive and review requisitions for raw material, parts and services.
??? Coordinate with Plant Manager to ensure inventory is current and accurate.
??? Maintain and over sees inventory levels.
??? Verify purchase requisitions by reviewing items requested, clarifying unclear items, recommending alternatives.
??? Obtain price quotes from multiple suppliers

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:
--Ability to understand and follow detailed oral and written work instructions.
--Excellent motivational, interpersonal and communications skills.
--Computer literacy.
--MS Excel at intermediate level to create reports.
--Strong work ethic.
--Highly dependable and flexible.
--Attention to detail and precision in work.
--Ability to multitask

Education:
Bachelors

Experience:
4-7 years

Qualifications:
Degree preferred, may have experience in lieu of degree. Quick learner, willing to adapt to a changing work environment.


??? Hours 8 am-5 pm as defined by supervisor and flexible within those hours for shift changes.
??? Some overtime may be required to ensure job completion.

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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