Dec 11, 2018
A local manufacturing company is looking for an Inventory Specialist! This is a temp to hire opportunity with a well established company. This position is paying $18-20/hr DOE. Inventory Specialists are responsible for providing day-to-day inventory control support to manufacturing and distribution areas. Role Qualifications: * Must have excellent communication skills and be able to follow written and verbal instructions. * Must be able to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form. Primary Responsibilities: * Conducts cycle counts scheduling, physical inventory coordination, inventory variance research and reconciliation as required * Work with demand planning for the organization * Promote continuous improvement * Uses inventory control operating systems and report tools to control material flow and compile records concerned with quantity, cost, and type of materials received, inventory accounts, or issued. * Requisitions needed supplies; verifies material received to determine physical variances in order; inspects articles and rejects defective ones. * Prepares inventory records and reports and investigates discrepancies in stock counts. * Applies extensive knowledge of the job skills, company policies and procedures to complete complex specialized assignments/tasks in creative and effective ways. * Move freight, stock, or other materials to and from storage or production areas, loading docks, delivery vehicles, ships, or containers, by hand or using trucks, tractors, or other equipment. * Sort cargo before loading and unloading. * Read work orders or receive oral instructions to determine work assignments or material or equipment needs. * Stack cargo in locations such as transit sheds or In holds of ships as directed, using pallets or cargo boards. * Attach Identifying tags to containers or mark them with identifying Information. * Install protective devices, such as bracing, padding, or strapping, to prevent shifting or damage to items being transported. * Attach slings, hooks, or other devices to lift cargo and guide loads. * Other duties as assigned. Other duties as assigned. Essential Skills and Experience: * High School diploma or equivalent. * 1-3 years minimum experience in material management (i.E. Inventory, stocking, purchasing) in a manufacturing environment. * Must have direct experience working with bill of materials and an MRP or ERP. * Must possess mechanical aptitude with strong interpersonal skills. * Ability to work in a fast paced environment and manage multiple priorities and tasks. * Proven track record of excellence in customer service. * Comprehensive understanding of the general/technical aspects of the job including reading blue prints. * May determine methods and procedures for new assignments. If you meet the listed qualifications and are interested in this position, please send resumes to Erin at emccallister@meador.Com or Danielle at dmetcalf@meador.Com!
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