Purchasing Agent

Plano, TX

Posted May 23, 2023

Full-time, Temporary to Hire, 7:30am - 4:00pm

If you have experience with purchasing and managing supplies of products to support production, and would like to utilize your experience when it comes to identifying and sourcing electronic components, then this position as a Purchasing Agent  may be perfect for you.

A growing, electronics manufacturing company, with Space X as a customer, is adding a Purchasing Agent to their team! They take pride in making high-quality parts and equipment for industries like Automotive, Aerospace, Medical and Transportation. This company loves to promote from within and offers great long-term, career opportunities.  

Knowledge of legal aspects, negotiating, purchasing ,cost analysis and government regulations will get you to the top of the candidate pool for this Purchasing Agent position!

This is a full-time, temporary-to-hire position that comes with opportunities for growth and promotion.

Purchasing Agent Responsibilities

Work with suppliers to develop specific supply lines and related products
Negotiate pricing for products
Follow up on delivery dates and commitments
Identify and source electronic components

Schedule:  Monday – Friday 7:00 am – 3:30 pm 

Purchasing Agent Requirements:

    Knowledge of internal company structure, and ability to interact with all levels of Management     
    Ability to handle multiple tasks while maintaining attention to detail and accuracy and working under tight time deadlines
    Ability to read technical product information, and write correspondence without supervision
    Perform basic mathematical calculations for cost analysis and freight charges


 Pay: $20-$23 / hour depending upon experience

Benefits Offered Upon Permanent Hire By Employer:


Dental insurance

Health insurance

Employer paid Life insurance

Referral program

Location: Plano, TX

Have experience as a Purchasing Agent and interested in learning more about the role? Apply online or call 469-947-6789 to set up an interview today!

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TERRA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

About Your Recruiter

Jodi Glaros

I am a Senior Recruiter for Terra Staffing Group at the Richardson branch. I am very enthusiastic about matching candidates with clients to create a great experience for each of them. What I really love is being a part of a team that brings out the best of talent within each candidate and helps to contribute to their success!

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