Principal Specialist, Material Management - Buyer/Expeditor Sugar Land, TX

At Fluor, we are proud to design and build projects and careers. This requires teams that are as unique as the projects we execute. We are committed to fostering a work environment that embraces Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DE&I) for all so our employees and stakeholders benefit from the creative solutions derived as a result of embracing differences.

Job Description:


Join a global leader. Propel the Energy Transition. Design and build the world’s toughest projects. Transform the future, today.

Fluor is one of America’s top employers and is recognized globally as a leader in the Engineering, Procurement, Construction, Fabrication, and Maintenance industry. Our focus on innovation and providing cost-effective technology-based solutions is second to none. As we look to the future, we need creative, ambitious, and innovative professionals who can help us fulfill our purpose to Build a Better World.

Fluor team members are at the heart of our success in executing projects safely, thoughtfully, and with the highest quality. We aim to foster an inclusive culture that prioritizes diversity and inclusion that allows employees to bring their best, most authentic selves to work. If you value teamwork, empowerment in your career, and are eager to champion innovative and sustainable solutions to our clients, this opportunity just may be for you!

This position serves as a senior purchasing and/or expediting project team member who, with guidance from Purchasing Management, handles critical project material within established Material Management Plans, policies, and procedures.

Principal Job Duties & Responsibilities

• Manage critical material orders and possibly supervise personnel with oversight from project Material Management leads

• Ensure personnel are properly inducted in project-specific procedures, systems, protocol, and responsibilities

• Provide general and direct supervision to the purchasing, expediting, and other support staff as assigned

• Plan and execute the purchasing and/or expediting associated with commodities or engineered equipment, systems, or materials in support of project operations

• Assist in the handling of complex purchasing and/or expediting functions or plans, and executes those functions within established Material Management Plans, policies, and procedures

• Procure and/or expedite engineered equipment and materials in accordance with the Material Management Plan

• Other duties as assigned

Job ID: 141211BR

City: Sugar Land

State: Texas

Country: United States

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other criteria protected by governing law.