Allweather Wood, LLC (AWW) is looking for an experienced Purchasing Agent to work with us in Washougal, WA . As a member of the purchasing team, the successful candidate will be responsible for the profitable purchase of lumber and related inventory items for the Washougal, WA and Loveland, CO treating plants and distribution centers. This individual will work closely with the local treating plant managers, sales teams and distribution personnel to manage the day to day purchasing function with a focus on maintaining a 100% in stock position of inventory items at profitable price levels based on a current forecast of demand. You will monitor actual sales volume to the demand adjusting as warranted.
Allweather Wood, LLC (AWW) has full line preservative treated lumber manufacturing and distribution facilities in Washougal, WA and Loveland, CO. These facilities specializes in Hem-fir, SYP and DF products for the Colorado, Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Utah, Montana, and Idaho markets. These Allweather Wood facilities inventory over 45 million feet of Lumber, Plywood, and Miscellaneous treated items.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Quality of work
Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; looks for ways to improve and promote quality; applies feedback to improve performance; monitors own work to ensure quality.
Balances team and individual responsibilities; Exhibits objectivity and openness to others' views; Gives and welcomes feedback; Contributes to building a positive team spirit; Puts success of team above own interests; Able to build morale and group commitments to goals and objectives; Supports everyone's efforts to succeed.
Oral & Written Communication
Writes clearly and informatively; edits work for spelling and grammar; varies writing style to meet needs; presents numerical data effectively; able to read and interpret written information; communicates efficiently with supervisor and other employees.
Follows policies and procedures; completes administrative tasks correctly and on time; supports organization's goals and values.
Equal Opportunity Employer, Valuing Diversity of our Workforce and Offering a Drug Free Workplace