Posting Date:  06/04/2020
Job Title:  Purchasing Supervisor
Salary:  $6,086 – $8,521
Entity:  City of Richland
Closing Date:  Open until Filled


A tremendous career opportunity awaits the next Purchasing Supervisor for the City of Richland, Washington. Richland is a safe, high-quality city with educated and engaged residents. In addition, the City has great schools, abundant sunshine, and incredible recreational opportunities. The ideal candidate will be willing to commit to a “yes” culture and will have a can-do attitude that balances operational requirements and best practices.

Primary Duties

Performs intermediate administrative work planning, organizing, coordinating, and implementing city-wide purchasing and warehouse operations, and related work as apparent or assigned. Work is performed under the limited supervision of the Administrative Services Director (“supervisor”). Divisional supervision is exercised over assigned personnel.


Bachelor’s degree with coursework in business administration, accounting, or related field, and five (5) years of experience in purchasing and contract administration, including two (2) years of experience in a supervisory role, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Valid driver’s license.
Certification in public purchasing and/or contracting.
2 years of experience in a warehouse, preferably in a supervisory capacity.

Contact Information

Applications may be filed online at


Other Information

Although position is posted “open until filled”, priority consideration will be given to those applicants that apply on or before June 22, 2020.