Boston, MA Other 1 week ago

SourceBlue is a subsidiary of Turner Construction Company that has been purchasing materials and equipment for major construction projects for over 20 years. With a staff of 150+ dedicated professionals and over $5B in equipment and materials procured since its inception, we provide Clients with comprehensive procurement services that are unmatched in the industry today.

Position Description: Procure and deliver specified products and/or services from qualified vendors at the most favorable prices and terms. Assist in engineering, administration and execution of projects and coordination with the national Logistics group.

Reports To: Logistics Manager, Logistics Regional Operations Manager, Logistics Regional Manager

Location: Position can be performed from any company office location, or remote.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities*:

  • Initiate purchase of equipment from qualified vendors.
  • Assist in the development general and/or special conditions, and documents for the project to ensure that the scope, schedule, M/WBE requirements, are clearly defined for the bidders.
  • Review and recommend solutions to scope of work and change order issues or disputes.
  • Examine plans and specifications for any deficiencies, construction issues, and technical questions and make recommendations in leveling sheets.
  • Implement project bid procedures, bid preparation, pre-qualifications, and approval of bid lists.
  • Administer bid process, including bid response period.
  • Receive and analyze bids and conduct scope review meetings with competitive bidders.
  • Confirm scope and price with vendors.
  • Recommend approval of vendors and awards to such vendors.
  • Process vendor purchase orders through the national Logistics group.
  • Supervise Engineering Assistants and/or interns. Provide input on performance appraisals.
  • Establish and oversee procurement schedules, including attendance at project meetings.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree plus a minimum one year related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience. Proven written and verbal communication abilities; proficiency with computer applications, including Microsoft Office Suite. Ability to read, understand and interpret contract documents, drawings, specifications, scopes of work and project schedule. Familiarity with accounting principles. Demonstrated leadership and interpersonal skills.


Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; talk or hear and taste or smell. The employee is frequently required to stand and walk. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, or crouch. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an
employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is sometimes exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to airborne particles or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to very loud.

  • May perform other duties as assigned. Where applicable, all activities will include disabled and veterans’ organizations.

Turner is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer - minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.
VEVRAA Federal Contractor

  • Company:
    Turner Construction Company
  • Job Type:
  • Posting Date:
    12th May 2022
  • Valid through:
    12th Jun 2022
  • Location:
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