Assistant Purchasing Agent

  • Company: Collin County
  • Location: McKinney, Texas 75071
  • Salary: $76,312 to $122,426
  • Date Posted: March 9, 2021
  • Closing Date: June 30, 2021


Under the direction of the Purchasing Agent, supervises personnel by reviewing and assigning projects and coordinating daily schedules. Assists Purchasing Agent in developing policies and procedures, training, and assisting in communications between the Purchasing Department and Commissioners’ Court. Prepares, reviews, and evaluates complex Invitation for Bids (IFB), Request for Proposals (RFP), and Request for Quotation (RFQ), and performs contract negotiation and maintenance to ensure contracts are written in the best interest of the County. Reviews and processes purchasing requests. Performs other duties as assigned. Collin County offers a fast-paced working environment, tuition reimbursement, and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and long and short term disability. Retirement benefits have an excellent employer match.


Bachelor’s degree required. High school diploma or equivalency required. Valid Texas Driver’s License. Six years of experience in a related field required or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Certified Public Purchasing Officer (CPPO) and/or Certified Professional Public Buyer (CPPB) preferred.

Application Process

You must submit a completed application to be considered for employment. Attaching a resume is not considered an acceptable substitute for a completed application. COLLIN COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER Position is opened until filled. Salary is based on experience (min $76,312 – max $122,426) The link to the page is as follows:

Contact Info

Name: Michelle Charnoski
Phone: 972-548-4142
Closing Date: June 30, 2021