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Purchasing Admin in Tualatin, OR at Milgard Windows & Doors

Date Posted: 10/11/2018

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Job Description

Job Description

The Purchasing Admin performs a variety of routine purchasing support functions, requiring knowledge of basic data entry, filing and proactive communication skills. Maintains open and closed purchase order files and logs. Prepares purchase orders, reviews acknowledgements, and verifies delivery dates and pricing information. Runs purchasing reports and research items and purchases all materials for the location.

• Generate selected requisitions.
• Facilitate material issues through resolution and corrective action..
• Phone contact with outside suppliers to place and verify orders and delivery times. Supplier contact to rectify order issues and communicate resolution to affected internal customers.
• Responsible for following up to ensure accurate and timely information.
• Maintain accounts/records of purchasing activities per standard operating procedures.
• Provide customer service to ensure customers (all departments) have all necessary current information.

• Adhere to safety policies and procedures related to all facets of the job

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees in this position. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities. Other duties may be assigned or duties may change based on business needs.

• Minimal

• Previous data entry preferred
• Customer service required
• Experience in purchasing/procurement preferred

• High school diploma or GED required.

• Able to read and use a tape measure and operate basic hand tools.
• Read/write and basic math skills.
• Ability to get along well with co-workers.
• Must display and work with a sense of urgency

• Read, write and understand the English language
• Display a sense of urgency and self-motivation.
• Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
• Computer literacy with the ability to learn new computer software programs
• Excellent written and oral communication skills
• Excellent customer service skills with an attention to detail and strong organizational skills

• Work performed indoors in a climate controlled environment
• Multiple phone lines


Shift 1 (United States of America)

Full or Part Time

Full time

Milgard is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, protected status as a veteran, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, gender identity, or any other legally protected status under federal, state or local law.

Milgard is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is an Internet based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that allows participating employers to electronically verify the employment eligibility of their newly hired employees in the United States. Please click on the following links for more information.

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No visa sponsorship is available for this position, unless specified within the job description.


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