29 days old

Purchasing Clerk

Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co.
Santa Fe Springs, California 90670
  • Job Code
    Div. 42 Purchasing Clerk
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift

The primary goal of the Purchasing Clerk is to facilitate the paperwork flow for purchasing department, and assist the Purchasing Agents in their support of the sales staff.  The Purchasing Clerk’s primary responsibilities include:  A) Data entry of purchase orders and preparing and maintaining PO packages.  B) Electronically receiving purchased material into the ERP system from shipping documents provided by vendors. C) Entering and coordinating transfer orders between Tube Service divisions.   This must be done in the most efficient manner to achieve the greatest degree of production and reach the goal of excellent customer service.  He/she is required to learn how to navigate our computer database (eStel).  The Purchasing Clerk is required to regularly communicate with the Purchasing manager, Sales Department, as well as other company team members and customers.

  • Must be organized, perform well under pressure, and possess good communication skills.
  • Responsible for entering purchase orders created by purchasing agents.
  • Receiving newly purchased material into the company database.
  • Entering branch transfers and coordinating the transfers with sales and warehouse personnel.
  • Entering Inventory Cycle Count information into the database .
  • Familiarizes themselves on the best practices of the company, and educates themselves on the 
  • inventory, machinery and processing capabilities.
    Works professionally and effectively with other coworkers to service customers’ needs.


  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 1-2 years of purchasing experience
  • Ability to read, analyze and follow verbal and written instructions in documents such as work orders, safety rules, procedural manuals, etc.  
  • Must be organized detail oriented.
  • Ability to speak clearly and effectively to customers, visitors, and members of your company.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all common units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to define problems, collect data, and draw valid conclusions, as well as alternative solutions.
  • Overall ability to understand the goals of the company (safety, efficiency, quality, etc.).
  • Must be proficient on a computer keyboard and 10key machine.
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Must be able to effectively use company database (eStel).
  • Must demonstrate conflict resolution, respect, integrity, ethics, punctuality, dependability, accuracy, safety, and teamwork while maintaining company values.             
  • Individual must observe safety practices at all times when entering the warehouse; hard hat, safety    glasses, and follow Corporate and Division safety guidelines.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All persons shall have the opportunity to be considered for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
We will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of a qualified applicant with a disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you believe you require such assistance to apply for the position or to participate in an interview, please let us know. 
Tube Service Co. provides reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974 and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.  Applicants who need accommodation in the job application process should contact Gabe Muñoz at (213) 576-2426 or e-mail 
Gabriel.munoz@rsac.comto request an accommodation.


To be considered for this position, the candidate must submit their resume to 
recruiting@rsac.com and specify the position for which they are applying in the subject line or body of the email.


  • Administrative / Clerical

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Purchasing Clerk

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Santa Fe Springs, California 90670

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