Purchasing Agent

The Purchasing Agent executes the procurement of goods and services for the Mass Transportation Authority (MTA) against the approved budget and under the direction of the Director of Procurement and Facilities.  Develops specifications, bid documents and draft contracts, related to purchasing; Assists department managers with budgetary planning, specifications for goods and services and general assistance to insure effective use of funds; Maintains awareness of current and long-term trends in pricing and availability of commodities and services applicable to MTA operations and reports on those trends to user departments; Perform other duties, as assigned.

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