Job Description

Material Management


Purchasing Specialist

Roy Lester Schneider Hospital


The Purchasing Specialist I is responsible for the operation of the procurement functions at Schneider Regional Medical Center via the MediTech System and follow up on open purchase orders. Assists Materials Management Director and Purchasing Manager as necessary.  This person assumes responsibility and accountability for the duties of the position and is cognizant of the philosophy, standards, objectives, and policies of the Schneider Regional Medical Center and their respective Department. 




Any combination of a High School Diploma or equivalent.  


  • 20 days of Paid Holidays for Local and Federal Observances
  • 13 days of Annual (vacation) and Sick Leave time each year; leave time is accrued at a rate of 4 hours per pay – annual leave accrual increases to 6 hours after 3 years.
  • CIGNA PPO with $500 Medical deductible, Dental Coverage, and EyeMed Vision Coverage (Effective on the 1st of the month after the first 30 days of employment) Basic, Supplemental and Dependent Spouse and Child Life Insurance – Basic Life $10,000 and Supplemental Life up to 4 times basic annual salary.
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) – Confidential referral program.
  • Pension/Retirement Program is provided through the VI Government; 11.5% is deducted bi-weekly pay and SRMC matches with 23.5%.

Hazards & Physical Requirements

Work in this classification is performed in a sedimentary setting, and involves walking, sitting, bending and standing to fulfill associated responsibilities. May be required to lift, push or carry 10 lbs.  frequently, or up to 25 lbs. occasionally. 

Specific Requirements

Highly effective communicator, both written and verbal, with the ability to clearly and concisely articulate ideas and concepts. Attention to detail. Excellent Customer Services Skills. 


Salary Range