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Organization: Mesa Water District
Date Posted: 2/8/2019
Date Needed: 3/3/2018
City: Costa Mesa
Location: California
Country: United States
Primary Category: Purchasing
Salary: $7,965.00 monthly
Type of Position: Full-Time
Education Requirement: High School / GED
Experience Requirement: 3-5 years

Description & Details

 

Buyer

 

Mesa Water District is hiring!

Under direction, performs a variety of para-professional duties involved in procuring supplies, services, equipment, and materials at the lowest cost consistent with consideration of quality, reliability of source, and urgency of need following established policies, procedures, and practices. The incumbent will also review, analyze, and manage contracts, District bids, and Request for Proposals (RFP) for conformance with District policies and contractual agreements.

Positions allocated to this class require a general knowledge of water utility operations and related needs for supplies, services, equipment, and materials. The incumbent requires a working knowledge of purchasing policies/procedures, accounts payable procedures, and vendor relations. Incumbents are expected to perform a full range of duties with only occasional instruction or assistance. Work is normally reviewed for overall results. Work requires incumbents to exercise some judgment in selecting appropriate guidelines to follow.

Visit Mesawater.org for the complete job description.

SALARY:

Buyer: $5,778 - $7,965/monthly (Non-Exempt/Represented position)

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Education/Training:

 

Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade supplemented by college level course work or specialized training in public administration, business administration, or a related field. A Bachelor’s degree is highly desirable.

 

Experience:

 

Three years of increasingly responsible purchasing experience, preferably for a public utility.

 

License or Certificate:

 

May require possession of a valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record.

 

Apply online at Mesawater.org

Only online applications with completed supplemental questions will be accepted.

DEADLINE: Application deadline is Sunday, March 3rd at 11:59 p.m. 

How to Apply / Contact

Apply online at Mesawater.org

Only online applications with completed supplemental questions will be accepted.

DEADLINE: Application deadline is Sunday, March 3rd at 11:59 p.m.