Homebuilding Purchasing Agent - Irvine Pacific

Date: 
Property:  550 NEWPORT CTR (0003)
Location: 

Newport Beach, CA, 92660

Division:  Irvine Company Community Development (IC
Req ID:  36173

Job Duties:
  • Pre-qualify subcontractors & Maintain Vendor Data Base
  • Preparation of Contracts, Change Orders, POs and other contract forms as required
  • Manage bid process
  • Spread revised bids and obtain approval for any price increases
  • Initiate, negotiate and award all labor and materials associated with construction of our homes for all assigned communities
  • Participate in establishing and maintaining all vertical purchasing Scopes of Work
  • Source new and better products, subcontractors and material suppliers
  • Monitor and report (on a regular basis) on subcontractor and material increases/decreases
  • Monitor and report (on a regular basis) on construction costs by plan
  • Willing to perform other duties as assigned
Minimum Qualifications / Other Expectations:
  • Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university preferred.
  • Minimum 3 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience in a similar or position with a production homebuilder.
  • Experience in homebuilding bidding, contracting and construction required.
  • Strong technical aptitude and willingness to learn new systems and processes is critical.
  • Flexible and able to shift priorities quickly and work autonomously.
  • Strong organizational, communication and management skills.


About Us:
Irvine Company is a privately held real estate investment company and master-planner committed to creating and sustaining communities that thrive for generations.

Irvine Company is respected for its master planning and environmental stewardship of the Irvine Ranch in Orange County, including diversified operations throughout coastal California. Irvine Company brings to life neighborhoods and sustainable communities with a full range of housing, jobs, retail centers, schools, parks and open space.

We take as much pride in our employee community as we do the communities we create. It’s an environment populated with talented and experienced people, a collaborative spirit and abundant opportunities.

Apply today to join our employee community, and learn more about Irvine Company, our legacy and our guiding principles.


Irvine Company is committed to providing equal opportunity in all of our employment practices, including selection, hiring, promotion, transfer, compensation, termination, and training, without regard to race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, pregnancy, age, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, and local law. Reasonable accommodation is available for qualified individuals with disabilities, upon request.


Nearest Major Market: Orange County
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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