Purchasing Agent  – Electrical Constructcion Industry

Role: Purchasing Agent 

Status: Full Time 

Location: New Rochelle, NY  

Salary: $75,000-$85,000 per year  

Benefits: 401(k), Dental insurance, Health insurance, Vision insurance 


Job Description: 

NYC Electrical Contractor seeking an experienced full-time purchasing agent.  

Knowledge of tools and materials for the electrical trade is a must



  • Electrical Purchasing: 3 years (Preferred) 
  • Must be able to work efficiently with our in-house software programs for pricing and purchasing workflow. 
  • Computer skills (Preferred) 


Duties and Responsibilities  

  • Review field requisition orders and obtain quotations from approved suppliers. 
  • Prepare and issue Purchase Orders for the above. 
  • Track and update field crew on long-lead item status. 
  • Be cognizant of minority goals when issuing orders where participation is needed. 
  • Review and negotiate contracts and terms with suppliers. 
  • Process daily material orders from field personnel. 
  • Source and evaluate potential suppliers. 
  • Act as a liaison between estimating, project management 
  • Resolve conflicts with suppliers involving "hot list" priorities. 
  • Maintain tool inventory and maintenance. 
  • Coordinate supply and delivery of materials and equipment for projects prior to start. 
  • Work with our expeditor and superintendent to ensure the field has the proper tools and material in a timely manner.