Penske Inventory Control Clerk - Night Shift in Chesterfield, Michigan
Employees under the direction of the inventory control manager will assist in keeping an accurate inventory ensuring the system inventory in the WMS matches the physical inventory stored at the facility.
Night Shift Position - Weekends Required
Ensuring system count matches physical inventory
Resolve discrepancies at location and pallet level
Look for missing product in storage locations
Update WMS to match physical through various methods
Analyze reports to identify rotation issues
Ensure rotation physically moved as required
Accurately receive inventory
Work with checkers to ensure accurate receipt of inventory
Audit inbound receipts, both physically and through receipt documentations
Accurately input required data elements into WMS and various other applications
Manage unsalable inventory to resolution
Accurately document information on product recalls, including physically segregating as required.
Work with procurement on product expiration and product holds to final resolution
Accurately record dump / donate and other product dispositions
Manage inventory adjustments as required
Ensure that appropriate adjustment methods are utilized in inventory manipulation
Ensure appropriate signage accurately located in distribution center
Organize warehouse to efficiently store and pick product
Maintain accurate storage logic as developed with industrial engineer
Slot new items daily maintaining optimal locations and pick patterns
Work with inventory management to document and train inventory procedures to warehouse operations
Maintain appropriate inventory levels between offsite storage and DC to maintain service level.
Analyze inbound purchase orders and determine best candidates for outside storage to minimize outside storage cost
Maintain accurate reporting on outside storage process
Ability to follow work procedures and safety rules
Read, write, understand and speak English
Demonstrated analytical, organizational and communication skills.
Solid understanding of distribution environments.
Ability to handle multiple tasks independently with precise detail and follow-up reporting.
Must have knowledge of computers and ability to learn WMS and various internal applications
1-year minimum experience
Must use handheld computers / scanners
Operate various material handling equipment; occasionally moving product in warehouse
Experience with a WMS or Inventory Control System highly preferred
Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job.
Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening are required.
The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The associate will be required to: read; communicate verbally and/or in written form; remember and analyze certain information; and remember and understand certain instructions or guidelines.
While performing the duties of this job, the associate will be required to move frequently, stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100lbs/45kg.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
About Penske Truck Leasing
Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in Reading, Pennsylvania, is a partnership of Penske Corporation, Penske Automotive Group, and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. A leading global transportation services provider, Penske operates more than 260,000 vehicles, employs more than 29,000 people, and serves customers from more than 1,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. Product lines include full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, used truck sales, transportation and warehousing management and supply chain management solutions. Visit http://www.GoPenske.com to learn more.
Work Locations: 26090 23 Mile Rd Chesterfield, MI
Primary Location: United States-Michigan-Chesterfield
Req ID: 1808381