WSDOT has a unique opportunity for an Equipment Technician to serve in the Parts department of the Northwest Region's vehicle and equipment repair shop. This position has the responsibility to follow established purchasing rules to research, identify, use contracts to procure, receive, store, inventory and issue TEF equipment replacement and repair parts utilizing the Fleet Equipment Management System (M5). The incumbent will be responsible for ordering and receiving inventory stock for seven inventory locations in the NW Region.
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This position will perform the following work:
Responsible for following established parts purchasing rules and contracts to procure, receive, store, inventory and issue automotive, light truck, heavy equipment and marine replacement parts utilizing the Fleet Equipment Management System (FEMS).
Draft, receive and store stock orders.
Receive, files and issue stock orders for seven outlying area shops.
Post stock and special orders for issue to maintenance area shop personnel.
Procure, store and issue bench stock items, shop supplies, shop tools and decals, keeping them in a secured area.
Matched, code, copy, file, and process payable invoices.
Ensures that all purchasing card entries are completed prior to period close.
Monitor and compile an accounts payable file.
Utilizing the FEMS system, maintains an accurate and efficient on-hand inventory with a minimum amount of obsolete items.
Meets with sales personnel, representatives, and vendors to discuss equipment component requirements and product availability.
Performs price and availability comparisons, analyze data, and make recommendations to supervision.
Other duties as assigned
An ideal candidate for this position shall have:
Knowledge of, and experience with, equipment operation, agency programs, and user requirements.
Knowledge of, and experience with, heavy commercial, industrial, and agency specialized parts and equipment.
Ability to estimate costs associated to routine automotive parts purchases and perform purchases from mandatory contracts.
How to Apply:
Applications for this recruitment will be accepted electronically. Please click on the apply button on this announcement.
For inquiries about this position, please contact Cody Buchanan at . Please reference recruitment number 18DOT-NWR-11117.
WSDOT is an equal opportunity employer. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, persons of disability, persons over 40 years of age, disabled and Vietnam era veterans, and people of all sexual orientations and gender identities are encouraged to apply. Persons with disabilities needing assistance in the application process, or those needing this job announcement in an alternative format may contact the listed recruiter. WSDOT does not use the E-Verify system. For more information, please visit _
Salary: $56,580.00 - $65,580.00 Annually
S. Seattle, WA
Department:* Dept. of Transportation
Job Number:* 18DOT-NWR-11117
Closing: 10/12/2018 11:59 PM Pacific
Agency:* State of Washington
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