Sr. Procurement Specialist

San Luis Obispo

Hourly rate: $22-$27/hour


Local high tech manufacturing company is looking for a Sr. Procurement Specialist to join their team! Under the direct supervision of the Sr. Manager of Materials the Procurement Specialist is responsible for obtaining materials, components, and equipment for the company.


Some duties include:

  • Gather quotations, examine bids, & make awards for goods/merchandise
  • Determines material requirements from engineering & production schedules, & maintains inventory
  • Plans, schedules, & monitors the movement of materials
  • Evaluates vendor reliability, develops new supply sources where suppliers are inadequate
  • Monitors cost, schedule, & scope of assigned subcontracts
  • Develops specifications for new contract Orders
  • Coordinates & resolves issues with A/P
  • Coordinates with engineering on specifications & Engineering Change Orders
  • Coordinates with Warehouse on receiving issues as well as rework items
  • Analyze buy patterns & recommend safety levels to meet company inventory objectives
  • Expedite/de-expedite material as needed to meet production schedule & inventory objectives
  • Consolidate category spend to ensure discount pricing
  • Other duties as assigned



  • Bachelor’s degree or 6-9 years’ experience
  • MRP experience desired, QAD a plus
  • Knowledge of electronic components a plus
  • Proficient with MS Office

San Luis Personnel Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, registered domestic partner status, ancestry, genetics, physical or mental disability, medical condition including genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, citizenship status, military status, status as a disabled or other protected veteran or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws.



3220 S. Higuera Street San Luis Obispo, CA 93401