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Mine Buyer- Bridger Coal Company, Point of Rocks, WY #10907

Date: Sep 14, 2022

Location: POINT OF ROCKS, WY, US, 82942

Company: PacifiCorp


PacifiCorp is seeking customer-centric candidates to grow and sustain our commitment to a culture of customer service excellence, environmental sustainability and diversity, equity and inclusion.

General Purpose

Purchases equipment, materials and services through the review of approved material requirements and specifications, evaluation of proposals, and negotiations with vendors/service providers. Develops and maintains network of suppliers to ensure timely purchases and deliveries.



  • Develop and plan purchasing strategies. 
  • Negotiate with vendors to ensure the mines receive best price, terms, discounts and delivery on all purchases.
  • Ensure all purchases are made in accordance with company policy and guidelines and that all orders placed (within procedural requirements), along with the associated paperwork, is done timely and accurately.
  • Develop cost reduction strategies and efficiencies.
  • Develop current and accurate daily documentation of purchases made, including purchase order logs, purchase orders, quotes, etc.
  • Negotiate and administer simple warranty claims, in conjunction with all user departments.
  • Monitor and track invoices to ensure timely payment and discount opportunities.
  • Work with end users as necessary, to ensure appropriate purchase decisions.
  • Maintain and facilitate working relationships with vendors critical to the mines.
  • Lead by example and promote safety as a value and comply with company safety rules and state and federal regulations.
  • Monitor expediting report to ensure materials purchased meet required delivery date


  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management, Business or a related field; or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • A minimum of three years’ of experience in supply chain management/purchasing.
  • Teamwork skills to develop and promote cooperative working relationships within and among departments.
  • Ability to maintain project timelines, budgets, and deliver on commitments.
  • Ability to lead problem resolution sessions with internal customers and suppliers.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proficient with the use of personal computers including spreadsheets and word processing applications.



• Working knowledge of coal mining materials, equipment and operations. • Purchasing or warehouse previous knowledge. • Previous experience with Oracle.

Additional Information

Req Id: 109078
Company Code: [[compCode]]  
Primary Location: POINT OF ROCKS     
Department: Rocky Mountain Power
Schedule: FULL TIME
Personnel Subarea: [[personnel subarea]]
Hiring Range: $66,200-$78,000  

This position is eligible for an annual discretionary performance incentive bonus of up to % of salary.   

Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without an accommodation. 

At Pacific Minerals, we celebrate diversity, equity and inclusion. PacifiCorp is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or religious creed, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status (except as required by law), gender (including gender identity and expression), sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran or military status, familial or parental status, marital status or any other category protected by applicable local, state or U.S. federal law.   All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screening.

Nearest Major Market: Wyoming

Career Segment: Coal Mining, Supply Chain Manager, Supply Chain, Equity, Mining, Operations, Finance