At Gilbane we’re building more than buildings, we’re helping create schools, hospitals, laboratories and other facilities that will be helping people live better for decades to come. As a fifth generation family business we’ve built the best team in the industry with a culture of caring that treats every one of our employees as a trusted member of the Gilbane family. We also invest in our employees’ education and have built Gilbane University into the top training organization in the construction industry. If you have the desire to make a real difference in people’s lives and become part of a growing organization that treats you like member of the family – you will feel right at home at Gilbane.
The Senior Purchasing Agent is responsible for managing an extensive Contractor Buy-out/Purchasing Process. The successful candidate will work closely with Trade Contractors, Vendors, and Jobsite Personnel.
Author documents to provide subcontractor direction for scopes of work.
Read and understand drawings and specifications to ensure contract compliance.
Understand and have knowledge of trade jurisdictions (separation of work scopes)
Negotiate and resolve conflict during buyout of the project
Manage and Utilize the Master Bidders List
Prepare and process, contracts, purchase orders, consultant agreements and amendments to ensure compliance with contract and project requirements.
Process bid documents to ensure compliance with contract requirements.
Expectations: The successful candidate will have an appropriate degree and 10+ years working in construction management with a strong background in contracts, scope of work, buy-out, and the bidding process. Typical project size should be greater than $50MM in volume.
Excellent total compensation package which includes competitive health and welfare benefits, generous profit-sharing/401k plan, as well as technical and management training programs.
Gilbane is an Equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/D/V) with a strong commitment to environmental awareness and a drug-free workplace.
Gilbane Building Company - 10 months ago