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Procurement Specialist
Lane Construction

Company Description

The Lane Construction Corporation is one of America’s leading construction companies, specializing in large, complex civil infrastructure. For nearly 130 years, it has contributed to the development of the country’s vast network of roads, highways, and bridges, including the Interstate Highway System. Lane also specializes in tunnels, metro and railway systems, as well as airports and water and wastewater treatment plants. The Lane Construction Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary of Salini Impregilo U.S. Holdings, Inc.

 

 

#JobID
14999
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Job Location:
Seattle, WA, United States
Primary Category:
Construction Management
Secondary Category:
Professional/Office Management/Other
Job Type:
Full Time
Last Modified:
10/11/2019

The Procurement Specialist is responsible for assisting the Regional Procurement Manager with all major project specific solicitations undertaken by the Regional Office.

Responsibilities:

Including but not limited to:

· Identify and evaluate new vendors for heavy/civil construction projects.

· Maintain LANE’s database of suppliers and subcontractors for each area in which the Regional Office bids.

· Work with the Bid Team to review material and subcontractor requirements; solicit and compile quotations and then recommend purchases to the Operations Team, based upon the most advantageous combination of price, quality, delivery, and other value added supplier services.

· Prepare Bid Invitations utilizing iSqFt, LANE’S chosen solicitation software package.

· Document solicitations and follow-up communications with all vendors invited to bid on a project.

· Ensure that DBE/SBA solicitation requirements are met pre-bid and assist the Operations Team with additional post-bid solicitations as needed.

· Maintain communication with the Operations Team to stay aware of the performance level of the chosen vendors.

· Establish, Nurture and Maintain Relationships with vendors required for the free flow of information concerning market trends impacting the heavy/civil market.

· And Other duties as assigned.

· Carry out all job duties while maintaining LANE's Values.

Qualifications:

· Excellent Math and Computer Skills.

· Proficient in Microsoft Office Modules, iSqFt, Sharepoint and Heavy Bid.

· BS degree in a "Civil Engineering Related Field" desired, or equivalent experience

· Minimum of 8 years of related experience

· Ability to read and interpret heavy/civil plans and specifications

· Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals

· Strong prioritization and organizational skills; detail-oriented

· Excellent time management, verbal and written communication skills

· Marketing and sales experience/skills a plus

· Be a "Team Player"

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