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No.: OC-67730 Name: Buyer
Type: Civil Service Exams Deadline: 12/07/22 05:00PM
Exam Date: 01/28/23 08:30AM
Salary: $55,000 annually (Greece Central School District)
$50,000 - $90,000 annually (Rochester City School District)

Description of Duties

This is a technical position responsible for purchasing supplies, equipment and services involving direct contact with suppliers, vendors and their commodities.  The employee reports directly to and works under general supervision of a higher- level staff member.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from high school or possession of an equivalency diploma plus EITHER:


(A)      Graduation with a Bachelor’s degree plus one (1) year paid full-time or its part-time equivalent** experience in a purchasing office setting or professional* experience as a Buyer or similar purchasing position; OR,


(B)        Graduation with an Associate’s degree plus three (3) years paid full-time or its part-time equivalent** experience, as defined in (A) above; OR,


(C)        Five (5) years paid full-time or its part-time equivalent** experience, as defined in (A) above; OR


(D)        An equivalent combination of education and experience as defined by the limits of (A), (B) and (C) above.


*Professional experience, for the purpose of these minimum qualifications, does not include clerical, secretarial, maintenance or similar experience.


NOTE: Your degree must have been awarded by a college or university accredited by a regional, national, or specialized agency recognized as an accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education/U.S. Secretary of Education. If your degree was awarded by an educational institution outside the United States and its territories, you must provide independent verification of equivalency. A list of acceptable companies who provide this service can be found on the Internet at You must pay the required evaluation fee.

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