public-works-department

CIVIL SERVICE

705 W. University Avenue
Lafayette LA 70502

Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Phone: 337-291-8330
Email: CivilService@LafayetteLA.gov 

DIRECTOR: Adam Marcantel

CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Applications for the following positions may ONLY be downloaded by following the links below. Please complete the application online and print it; if you do not have available internet access or the ability to print the application, you may visit any branch of the Lafayette Public Library System to use the public computers. For additional information, please call (337) 291-8330.  

EXAMINATION ANNOUNCEMENT
LAFAYETTE CONSOLIDATED GOVERNMENT 
Civil Service Office
705 W. University Avenue, PO Box 4017-C
Lafayette, LA 70502
www.lafayettela.gov 
(337) 291-8330

 


CLASS TITLE: BUYER II

MINIMUM STARTING PAYHOURLY - $17.83-$22.29/DOE - MONTHLY - $3,091-$3,864/DOE

PURPOSE AND NATURE OF WORK

Positions in this class have supervisory responsibilities while purchasing for a predetermined group of departments, or performing management work and computer purchasing, under complex governmental regulations. Incumbents may perform a variety of work in areas of specialized or technical purchasing and contract bidding. Supervision is exercised over subordinate personnel in one section of the division, and direction is received from the Purchasing and Property Manager. Current opening has a focus on purchasing for Public Works; Drainage; and Traffic, Roads & Bridges departments. Some experience with the construction trade or related is therefore desirable. However, future openings may have other areas of assignment.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor’s degree in business administration or related field, and considerable experience in a variety of technical purchasing or contract coordination under governmental regulations; or any equivalent combination of training and experience desired.

TYPE OF EXAMINATION

Examination will be a written exam.

DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: FIRST 30 RECEIVED BY FRIDAY, MARCH 12, 2021, NOON!!

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