Purchasing Supervisor-Superior Energy – EXPIRED POSTING


Lafayette Louisiana United States

Superior Energy Services is a leading provider of specialized oilfield services and equipment, focused on serving the drilling and production-related needs of oil and gas companies as well as the plug and abandonment and decommissioning services required at the end of a well's life. The world's energy producers rely on us for the services, tools, equipment and exceptionally trained personnel needed to enhance and maintain the production of oil and gas wells. We play a vital role in all phases of a well's lifecycle — drilling, sand control and stimulation services, production and decommissioning. Superior Energy Services and its subsidiaries are EEO/AA employers. Through participation in the E-Verify program, Superior Energy Services, Inc. electronically verifies the employment eligibility and Social Security Number validity of all new hires.

Superior Energy Services is currently seeking a Purchasing Supervisor to join our team in the Lafayette, LA area.


The Purchasing Supervisor is responsible for managing the entire purchasing process including vendors, the purchasing agent, and the parts room clerks. The position will also be handling special projects and coordination with contractors.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Manage vendors on certain projects.

Conduct vendor audits.

Conduct purchasing of goods and services.

Receive and supervise completion of receiving equipment and/or parts.

Fill out requisitions on a daily basis.

Coordinate with the Purchasing Agent to issue purchasing orders correctly.

Follow up on equipment that is ordered and received and make sure it is tracked on a spreadsheet.

Access and negotiate quotes for standard and special projects.

Conduct JSA's.

Follow established safety policies and procedures.

Follow established ISO operating procedures.

Perform other related duties as required.

Minimum Requirements

Three years of related purchasing experience.

Effective verbal and written communication skills.

Familiar with oilfield equipment; preferrably gate valves, plug valves, manifolds, and/or swivel joints.

ISO experience preferred.

Computer proficient, familiar with Microsoft Office Programs.

Able to establish priorities, work independently, stay organized, and proceed with objectives without supervision.

Able to handle and resolve recurring problems.

Strong negotiation skills.

Able to calculate basic arithmetic.

Willing to work overtime, holidays, and weekends as required by the Operations Manager.

Excellent Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life, Matching 401(k), Employee Stock Purchase Plan

To be considered for this position, please select the link “Apply Now”. If you experience difficulties in the process or have questions, please call 1-866-771-4490 or chat with our online support staff at Live Chat Support, between the hours of 8:00 am – 5:00 pm Central Time.