Materials Management Specialist Iii

Fairfax, Virginia
$42,146.42 - $70,244.10 Annually
Apr 06, 2019
Apr 06, 2019
Full Time
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Works with the Logistics Staff to handle the supply and equipment aspect of the Urban Search and Rescue section. Assists with maintenance of all required tools and equipment (including gasoline, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic powered equipment) and maintains required documentation. Repairs cache equipment when possible (including small engine repair and troubleshooting) or assures repairs are handled by a qualified vendor. Maintains required documentation. Assists logistics managers administratively with the maintenance and supply database. Completes vehicle checks on all assigned vehicles (from all-terrain through heavy vehicles and tractor-trailers) and warehouse equipment and coordinates repairs with the department's apparatus section. Assists the logistics managers in the technical review of all incoming and outgoing equipment and supplies to assure accountability of all items. Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Knowledge Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of supply procedures and requirements;
Knowledge of procurement methods and procedures;
Knowledge of purchasing contract practices and procedures;
Ability to develop supply requirements;
Ability to compare and analyze costs and specifications;
Ability to prepare technical specifications and to analyze and evaluate bids;
Ability to use sound judgment in making decisions;
Ability to communicate in writing and orally;
Ability to operate a personal computer and an automated purchasing/inventory management system;
Ability to work with and evaluate the effectiveness of purchasing contracts;
Ability to establish and maintain effective interpersonal relationships;
Ability to perform tasks that include lifting, stooping, bending, and working in tiring and uncomfortable positions.

Employment Standards

Any combination of education, experience, and training equivalent to high school graduation or a GED issued by a state department of education, plus four years of inventory, purchasing, accounts payable or material storage operations experience.

Must be able to obtain Forklift Safety Training Certificate within six months of hire date.
CDL-A or required within one (1) year of employment.
A valid driver's license.

The appointee to this position will be required to complete a criminal background and driving record check to the satisfaction of the employer.

Forklift Instructor Certification within one (1) year of employment. Intermediate or better proficiency with Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.

Strength and dexterity necessary to perform all required tasks including lifting, bending and stooping. Ability to lift moderate to heavy items (equipment, engines, tools) between 75-100 pounds. All duties are performed with or without reasonable accommodations.

Panel interview, may include exercise.

It is the policy of Fairfax County Government to prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, genetics, or disability in the recruitment, selection, and hiring of its workforce.

Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 703-324-4900 for assistance. TTY 703-222-7314 . EEO/AA/TTY.

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