Purchasing Agent I

  • Company: Hernando County Purchasing and Contracts Department
  • Location: Brooksville, Florida 34601 USA
  • Salary: $38,147 to $49,982
  • Date Posted: December 17, 2020


Responsible for performing specialized work on the large scale purchasing of a wide range of materials, equipment, supplies, services, construction and some professional services at values over the bid limit requirements in the Hernando County Purchasing and Contracts Department.


Two-year Associates degree in Business, Public Administration, Economics, Accounting, or another related field. Three years experience in general purchasing with issuing solicitations and monitoring contracts and a minimum of one year in public governmental purchasing. An equivalent amount of education, experience or training may be substituted on a one for one basis. Accreditation as a Certified Professional Public Buyer (CPPB), Certified Public Purchasing Officer (CPPO), Certified Purchasing Manager (C.P.M.) or a closely related certification is desired. Must possess and maintain a valid Florida Driver's License and be insurable by current insurance carrier.

Application Process

Interested candidates may complete the Board of County Commissioners on-line employment application located at To apply for this position, please also submit a cover letter, employment application, salary requirements and college transcript(s).

Contact Info

Name: Patty Hall
Phone: 352-754-4020