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Buyer/Property Specialist

  • Job reference: AE-000370
  • Sector: Energy, Nuclear
  • Location: Oak Ridge
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SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.

SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 3rd largest global design firm by ENR in 2018 with nearly 55,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.

SNC-Lavalin Atkins business seeks a Buyer/Property Specialist to join the nuclear team in Oak Ridge, TN.


  • Assists the Procurement Lead in the day-to-day implementation of the Project’s Procurement Manual and procedures.
  • Responsible for uncomplicated procurements requiring standard documentation.
  • Maintains records for procurements per established Project procedures, filing, etc.
  • Ensures prime contract and Project terms and conditions flowdown provisions as indicated by the Contracts Manager.
  • Tracks all procurements from initial purchase requisitions to finalizing purchase orders and procurement card purchases.
  • Tracks associated shipments and assists the Project’s Operations personnel with receipt of goods.
  • Maintains procurement data for use by the Property Manager regarding tangible property tracking and reporting.
  • Supports the Property Manager in compiling data for government and private property reports.
  • Assists the Property Manager in inventory, assessment, review and audit activities.



  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office (primarily Excel).
  • Strong communication, verbal and written skills.
  • Proficiency with database software, specifically, Oracle.
  • Must have good organizational skills, with a high degree of attention to detail.
  • Must have a working knowledge of Quality Assurance standards applicable to Project activities.



  • Associates degree or equivalent education.
  • Minimum one year of procurement/buying experience desired.
  • Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information and matter.
  • US citizenship required for Atkins Global Isotek Systems project positions.


Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

Please view Atkins Equal Opportunity Statement here:


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