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POST DATE 9/1/2016
END DATE 10/14/2016

EMCOR Group Saint Louis, MO

Saint Louis, MO
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Full Time
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)


About Us:

EMCOR Government Services offers an experienced single-source solution for meeting the routine and mission-critical needs of federal, state, local and other government organizations. By combining our expert professional technicians, commercial best practices, extensive facilities knowledge and strong commitment to reliable, responsive service, we enable our government clients to achieve consistently high-performance facilities, on-time projects and long-term value.

Job Title: Purchasing Specialist

Job Summary: EMCOR Government Services has an immediate need for a Purchasing Specialist in St. Louis, MO.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


Prepares and conducts effective and appropriately prioritized acquisitions of equipment, materials, supplies and services.

Analyzes bids and proposals for content and price, negotiates pricing, selects vendors and awards contracts in accordance with the authorized approval levels.

Ensures that the delivered goods and services meet the needs and requirements by assisting the requesting location with the development of specifications.

Provides technical expertise and guidance to employees and bidding companies the contractual agreements and formal procurement processes.

Provides continuous effort to improve procurement operations, streamline work processes and work cooperatively and jointly with others in order to provide quality customer service.

Participating in the strategic assessment of potential subcontracts.

Facilitate the procurement lifecycle by engaging, educating, monitoring and ensuring the execution of the procurement processes for both suppliers and site locations by establishing and building a professional rapport, following up consistently and maintaining ongoing contact and communication.

Review and monitor subcontractor status and progress.

Act as a cooperative and contributing team member to ensure that a high level of service is always offered to all stakeholders, including the client.

Ensure that all key service delivery objectives are met by taking an active role in continuous improvement of service delivery processes and in maintaining and improving stakeholder experience.

Proactively identify service delivery issues and coordinate timely resolution.

Other duties as assigned.



Three to six years work related experience.

Must have good MS Office skills.

JDE experience is highly desirable.

We offer our employees a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package and are always looking for individuals with the talent and skills required to contribute to our continued growth and success. EOE M/F/Vet/Disabled


As a Fortune 500 company, EMCOR Group, Inc. (NYSE: EME) is a leader in mechanical and electrical construction, industrial and energy infrastructure, and building services.

EMCOR represents a rare combination of broad reach with local execution, combining the strength of an industry leader with the knowledge and care of 170+ locations.

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