Night Inventory Control Lead

The Inventory Control Department oversees all procedures necessary to maintain highest quality and accuracy of inventory.  The Inventory Control Lead position works very closely with Sales, Purchasing, Trucking, and Warehouse Operations and works as a team with Day and Swing Inventory Control staff members.

Shift: Monday through Friday, 10:00 pm – 6:00 am

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensure high quality standards are maintained for all inventoryProvide for efficient shipping and receiving of VV product and freight
  • Maintain inventory accuracy
  • Support the Sales Department by providing after hours sales coverage
  • Reallocate product when necessary
  • Provide mentoring to warehouse and other staff for all IC related functions

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • One year applicable experience in organic produce distribution or equivalent
  • Must have excellent communication skills
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office, computer research skills, database skills required
  • Experience in inventory control systems
  • Enjoy hands-on physical labor while exploring creative ways to bring ultimate efficiency and safety to that labor
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent timeliness and attendance at work

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be able to consistently lift up to 55 lbs. without assistance
  • Must be able to lift more than 55 lbs. – 70 lbs. with assistance
  • Must be able to stand, walk, bend and perform a variety of other physical functions on a consistent basis
  • Must be able to follow safety procedures (i.e., proper lifting techniques)