Purchasing Coordinator (Pender, NE Location)

Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership’s Early Childhood Education Program has an exciting opportunity for a PURCHASING COORDINATOR. This position is based in Pender, NE. 40 hours per week M-F. Hourly wage plus benefits. Coordinate the purchase of supplies and maintenance for centers following Agency procurement procedures including travel logistics. To apply, submit a completed Agency application. No resumes accepted. Send applications to Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership, PO Box 667, Pender, NE 68047-0667. Additional questions? Contact HR at 1-800-441-800-445-2505 or 402-385-6300. Position open until filled.

  • EOE
  • 80% Federally Funded
  • Non-Profit Agency

JOB SUMMARY: The Safety Coordinator will adhere to NENCAP personnel policies, Head Start Program Performance Standards, Early Childhood Standard of Conduct, Staff Calendars, Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP), School Handbook for parents and Rule 11. Maintain confidentiality for children, families, program, and Agency. Coordinate purchasing and inventory for the Early Childhood Programs. Obtain price quotes, bulk buy and coordinate delivery of kitchen, cleaning, medical, dental and office supplies for the centers. Coordinate and track maintenance/repairs of centers, including replacement of copy machines, copier contracts, inventory, etc. Coordinate logistics and assist with set-up of program events such as pre-service, in-service, trainings and other program sponsored events. Coordinate registrations and lodging logistics for staff. Track individual center budgets for classroom and parent activities. Coordinate individual classroom supply buying through procurement procedures and check the orders for payment approval. Provide purchasing, inventory, and maintenance reports as requested.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED) required. Six plus months of experience in a related field. 

WAGE & BENEFITS: Wage starting at $16.00 per hour, plus benefits. Benefits include health, life, dental and vision insurance. NENCAP pays 100% of the premiums for health, life, dental and vision premiums for our employees to receive FREE individual coverage! Paid holidays, vacation, and sick leave, EAP, 401K Retirement.