Purchasing Agent

Role and Responsibilities

  • Research and compare suppliers and subcontractors by considering price, quality, availability and other criteria
  • Request cost proposals
  • Monitor inventory levels
  • Purchase materials as directed through material requisitions
  • Preparing and processing purchase orders
  • Preparing and processing subcontractor agreements
  • Scheduling and verifying purchase deliveries and maintaining record
  • Obtain product warranties
  • Building and maintaining positive, long-term supplier relations

The roles and responsibilities described above are not a comprehensive list. Additional tasks may be assigned at any time. The scope of this position may change as necessitated by business demands.


  • High School diploma or equivalent required
  • Two years’ experience in construction administration
  • Previous experience as a purchasing agent or in a similar position
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office programs and related computer skills


  • Must be able to stand and sit for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to talk and hear
  • Must be able to lift more than 25 pounds
  • Must have valid driver’s license or valid State ID
  • Must pass a criminal background check and drug screen

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions.

Job Details

Job Title

Purchasing Agent





Level/Salary range

$18.00 to $22.00 per hour
Non-exempt with performance-based

Job Category

Operation Support

HR Contact

HR Manager

Travel Required


Position Type

Full time
In person at Charlotte office

Date Posted


Reports To


Report From

Business & Project Developers, Operations Manager, Warehouse Manager and Superintendents

Reople to Coordinate Your Efforts

Controller, Operations Manager, Business & Project Development Team, field crews and Administration Team