Procurement Specialist

  • Company: Denton County Transportation Authority
  • Location: Lewisville, Texas 75057 USA
  • Salary: $49,151 to $61,439
  • Date Posted: May 26, 2022


The Procurement Specialist is responsible for performing a variety of tasks required for public procurement of goods and services and proper disposal of assets. The tasks will vary in complexity and for various departments, including but not limited to issuing purchase orders, drafting bid specifications, coordinating purchases, compiling and disseminating bid selections, federal reimbursable transaction tracking and reporting, and contract planning.

Full Job Description available here:


Knowledge of:

  • Public procurement regulations and processes
  • General understanding of the solicitation process, including Request for Bids (RFB), Request for Proposals (RFP), and Request for Qualifications (RFQ)
  • Interpersonal skills using tact, patience, and courtesy
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, including proper etiquette over the phone and when interfacing with the general public
  • Modern office methods, procedures, and use of computer equipment
  • Microsoft Office Suite

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE (Any equivalent combination of education and experience) Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in business administration, or related field. Minimum of three (3) years of progressively responsible experience involving the government, nonprofit, or in similar operating environment. Public Sector procurement and federal procurement regulations experience preferred.

Special Requirements: Hold a current valid Texas Driver's License or have the ability to obtain one upon entry into the position. Public Sector purchasing certification from nationally recognized professional organization preferred.

Application Process

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Contact Info

Name: Brandy Hazel, Manager of Contracts & Procurement
Phone: 972-316-6105