The Coteau Properties Company, Freedom
Mine, is seeking candidates for the following position:
The Freedom Mine is the largest lignite, surface
coal mine in the United States with large electric
draglines, loading shovels and coal preparation
facilities, located ten miles north of Beulah, North
Dakota and only minutes from Lake Sakakawea.
The successful candidate will procure or assist
and advise others with the procurement of materials,
equipment and services required for operation of
the mine in accordance with established practices,
procedures and policies. The purchasing agent will
ensure that materials, supplies and services are
available as required at competitive prices, which
will require sound negotiation skills. The purchasing
agent will also direct/advise purchasing assistants
and maintain a strong working relationship with mine
site staff and customers. Duties must be performed
in accordance with MSHA law and regulations,
established company safety procedures and State
and Federal environmental regulations.
An undergraduate degree in a business related
fi eld plus several years of progressively responsible
business work experience or equivalent combination
of education and increasingly relevant work
experience is preferred. Familiarity with purchasing,
materials management, contracts, purchasing law
and tax requirements is preferred.
The Coteau Properties Company offers
an attractive benefi ts package to include 401K
savings plan with employer match and retirement
contribution, medical, dental, vision, life insurance
and other incentives. Competitive salary
commensurate with experience.
Interested applicants should apply for this
position online at: www.nacoal.com/careers.
Applications and or resumes will be accepted
through August 2, 2019.
You must meet at least the specifi c minimum
requirements listed above to be considered a
qualifi ed applicant.