23 days old

Purchasing Agent - Laboratory Equipment

ISEC Incorporated
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
  • Job Code
    117512633

What Were Looking For:
Our business is growing and we need to add a highly motivated and focused team member who is driven to find creative ways to set up our construction projects to be winners! Were looking for a Purchasing Agent (PA) to work out of our Greenwood Village office. Do you enjoy reading construction documents, interpreting fine details of an estimate and revealing the risk and potential rewards? Can you establish relationships with suppliers and aggressively negotiate pricing while staying within budget of the project? Do you feel comfortable communicating to people at all levels within the organization?

The successful candidate will:

  • Identify and procure ISEC scopes of work for our laboratory equipment projects
  • Pinpoint all material, labor, general conditions, and contingencies on the preliminary job cost and in the purchase agreements
  • Find solutions and efficiently meet the demands of the project schedule and strive to beat budgeted costs
  • Lead team update meetings with a focus on presenting risks, opportunities and solutions to complex problems
  • Accurately cover risk and capitalize on opportunities in submittals
  • Other unplanned activities as needed

Characteristics You Possess:

  • You love problem solving and tackling challenges
  • Comfortable working in a team environment
  • Able to confidently lead meetings and keep the project team focused and on task
  • Curious and independent learner who loves finding new and creative ways to improve the process

Preferred Qualifications (in addition to minimum qualifications)
Experience

  • Degree in Construction Management, Construction Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Architecture, or equivalent
  • Two to five years experience in the construction industry
  • Practical knowledge of construction methods and materials, with a focus on laboratory equipment, mechanical, plumbing and/or electrical systems

Minimum Qualifications
Experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent and at least one to two years experience with ISEC or similar environment
  • Ability to read construction documents

Knowledge/Skill/Ability

  • Innovative/Critical thinker with strong numeric ability and reasoning
  • Attentive to detail, organized, able to manage priorities as you help with multiple projects
  • Practical knowledge of construction methods and application of principles
  • Ability to read construction documents
  • Self-motivated to stay on top of a fast-paced schedule
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong computer skills

Unsolicited resumes will not be accepted. To be considered for this position, please apply on ISEC's Career Website.

Company Profile:
Established in 1967, ISEC, Inc. is a leading national prime trades contractor for specialty building interiors and equipment. Our core values: commitment to customer, integrity, respect, safety, and teamwork are the cornerstone of our business. We provide innovative solutions to projects involving general trades, architectural woodwork, ornamental metals, doors, frames & hardware, specialties, laboratory furniture, and medical equipment. This diverse capability allows us to participate in a variety of complex commercial trade packages.

A $300 million a year business, we are an employee-owned company. Headquartered in Greenwood Village, CO, we have regional offices near Seattle, Portland, Sacramento, San Francisco, Phoenix and DC; as well as in San Diego, LA, Houston, San Antonio and Tampa. With close to 1,200 construction professionals and craftsmen, we are a great place to grow your career.

ISEC is a tobacco/smoke/drug free company, an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer and supports workplace diversity. Women, Minorities, Veterans, and Disabled candidates are encouraged to apply.

For more information on ISEC, or to review our FMLA notice, please visit our web site: www.isecinc.com.

Information to the Applicant:
I certify that all answers and statements made by me on this Application are complete and true to the best of my knowledge and belief. I understand that any false information, omissions, or misrepresentations of facts by me in the Application or during the application process may result in rejection of my application or discharge at any time if I am hired.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without discrimination because of sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, race, color, age, national origin, military status, religion, or disability or any other legally protected status. Additional testing of job-related skills and for the presence of drugs may be required prior to employment.

I understand and acknowledge that all offers of employment and continued employment are contingent on compliance with the background check and drug testing policies.

PI117512633

<p style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><strong><u><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">What Were Looking For:</span></span></u></strong><br /><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Our business is growing and we need to add a highly motivated and focused team member who is driven to find creative ways to set up our construction projects to be winners! Were looking for a Purchasing Agent (PA) to work out of our Greenwood Village office. Do you enjoy reading construction documents, interpreting fine details of an estimate and revealing the risk and potential rewards? Can you establish relationships with suppliers and aggressively negotiate pricing while staying within budget of the project? Do you feel comfortable communicating to people at all levels within the organization? </span></span></span></span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">The successful candidate will: </span></span></span></span></span></p> <ul> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Identify and procure ISEC scopes of work for our laboratory equipment projects</span></span></span></span></span></span></li> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Pinpoint all material, labor, general conditions, and contingencies on the preliminary job cost and in the purchase agreements </span></span></span></span></span></span></li> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Find solutions and efficiently meet the demands of the project schedule and strive to beat budgeted costs </span></span></span></span></span></span></li> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Lead team update meetings with a focus on presenting risks, opportunities and solutions to complex problems</span></span></span></span></span></span></li> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Accurately cover risk and capitalize on opportunities in submittals </span></span></span></span></span></span></li> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Other unplanned activities as needed</span></span></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <p style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><strong><u><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Characteristics You Possess:</span></span></u></strong></span></span></span></p> <ul> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">You love problem solving and tackling challenges</span></span></span></span></span></span></li> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Comfortable working in a team environment</span></span></span></span></span></span></li> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Able to confidently lead meetings and keep the project team focused and on task</span></span></span></span></span></span></li> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Curious and independent learner who loves finding new and creative ways to improve the process</span></span></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <p style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><strong><u><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Preferred Qualifications (in addition to minimum qualifications)</span></span></u></strong><br /><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;"><strong>Experience</strong></span></span></span></span></span></p> <ul> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Degree in Construction Management, Construction Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Architecture, or equivalent</span></span></span></span></span></span></li> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Two to five years experience in the construction industry</span></span></span></span></span></span></li> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Practical knowledge of construction methods and materials, with a focus on laboratory equipment, mechanical, plumbing and/or electrical systems</span></span></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <p style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><strong><u><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Minimum Qualifications</span></span></u></strong><br /><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;"><strong>Experience</strong></span></span></span></span></span></p> <ul> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">High School Diploma or equivalent and at least one to two years experience with ISEC or similar environment</span></span></span></span></span></span></li> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Ability to read construction documents</span></span></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <p style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><strong><u><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Knowledge/Skill/Ability</span></span></u></strong></span></span></span></p> <ul> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Innovative/Critical thinker with strong numeric ability and reasoning </span></span></span></span></span></span></li> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Attentive to detail, organized, able to manage priorities as you help with multiple projects</span></span></span></span></span></span></li> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Practical knowledge of construction methods and application of principles </span></span></span></span></span></span></li> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Ability to read construction documents </span></span></span></span></span></span></li> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Self-motivated to stay on top of a fast-paced schedule</span></span></span></span></span></span></li> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Strong written and verbal communication skills</span></span></span></span></span></span></li> <li style="margin-bottom: 11px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><span style="line-height: normal;"><span style="tab-stops: list .5in;"><span style="font-family: 'Calibri',sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Strong computer skills</span></span></span></span></span></span></li> </ul> <p><em><span style="font-size: 12pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">Unsolicited resumes will not be accepted. To be considered for this position, please apply on ISEC's Career Website.</span></span></em></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;"><strong>Company Profile:</strong><br />Established in 1967, ISEC, Inc. is a leading national prime trades contractor for specialty building interiors and equipment. Our core values: commitment to customer, integrity, respect, safety, and teamwork are the cornerstone of our business. We provide innovative solutions to projects involving general trades, architectural woodwork, ornamental metals, doors, frames & hardware, specialties, laboratory furniture, and medical equipment. This diverse capability allows us to participate in a variety of complex commercial trade packages.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">A $300 million a year business, we are an employee-owned company. Headquartered in Greenwood Village, CO, we have regional offices near Seattle, Portland, Sacramento, San Francisco, Phoenix and DC; as well as in San Diego, LA, Houston, San Antonio and Tampa. With close to 1,200 construction professionals and craftsmen, we are a great place to grow your career.<br /><br />ISEC is a tobacco/smoke/drug free company, an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer and supports workplace diversity. Women, Minorities, Veterans, and Disabled candidates are encouraged to apply. <br /><br />For more information on ISEC, or to review our FMLA notice, please visit our web site: <span class="MsoHyperlink" style="color: #0563c1;"><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><a style="color: #0563c1; text-decoration: underline;" href="http://www.isecinc.com">www.isecinc.com</a></span></span>. </span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;"><strong>Information to the Applicant:</strong><br />I certify that all answers and statements made by me on this Application are complete and true to the best of my knowledge and belief. I understand that any false information, omissions, or misrepresentations of facts by me in the Application or during the application process may result in rejection of my application or discharge at any time if I am hired. </span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">All qualified applicants will receive consideration without discrimination because of sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, race, color, age, national origin, military status, religion, or disability or any other legally protected status. Additional testing of job-related skills and for the presence of drugs may be required prior to employment. </span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt;"><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman',serif;">I understand and acknowledge that all offers of employment and continued employment are contingent on compliance with the background check and drug testing policies. </span></span></p> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/BXBqn1CMY4KKSpB2iRr6z"> <p>PI117512633</p>

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