Purchasing Assistant

  • Location: El Segundo, California
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #76665

An aerospace client is looking for a Purchasing Assistant who will performs a variety of purchasing duties.

Location: El Segundo, CA 90245
Position: Purchasing Assistant
Pay Rate: $22.20/hr. on W2
Duration: 6 months or longer
Schedule: 9×80 A


  • Performs a variety of purchasing duties.
  • Maintains records and files pertinent to purchasing information. Purchases routine, non-discretionary materials, and supplies.
  • Compiles, records, and tracks pertinent purchasing data.
  • Compiles, records and tracks purchasing activities and pricing data.
  • Checks deliveries of material ordered, and shipments received. Within prescribed limits takes actions to ensure on-time delivery of material.
  • Coordinates return of rejected or unsuitable orders.
  • Responds to requests for purchasing data and status of material activities.
  • Functioning as a materials buyer for the facilities team, taking material requests from the CMMS (Maximo) and getting pricing/quotes, routing workflow for approvals, making purchases, handing the workflow off to stockroom team for receiving. Requesting return authorizations/exchanges if required.


  • U.S. Citizenship required.
  • Bachelors Degree with at least 1-3 years' experience, or HS/GED with 3-5 years' related experience.
  • Experience with purchasing and/or CMMS systems.
  • IBM Maximo, SAP/S4 (nice to have)

About our client:
Our client is a world leader and premier innovator in aerospace, with over 100,000 top talent employees providing the most advanced products and technologies in the industry. With numerous awards and recognitions, they offer continuous growth, learning, and development for their employees.

About APR:
Since 1980 APR Consulting, Inc. has provided professional recruiting and contingent workforce solutions to a diverse mix of clients, industries, and skill sets nationwide.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity! If you feel your experience is the match for this position please apply today and join our team. We look forward to working with you!


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About APR Consulting
APR Consulting, Inc., is one of the most trusted talent acquisition and workforce solutions providers in the United States. Known for exceptional responsiveness, agile strategies, and consistently high-level talent, the firm has become a go-to for organizations and managed services providers navigating complex change and urgent challenges. Since its founding in 1980, APR has transformed from a California IT-focused staffing firm to a full-service solutions provider filling a wide range of positions and serving over eight industries — including aerospace and defense, healthcare, IT, telecom, hospitality/gaming, sports/entertainment, government, and utilities –– in all 50 states, with a loyal roster of more than 850 specialized professionals.