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  • Inventory Control Associate

    Job Locations US-IN-Edinburgh
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    We’re a small company that achieves great things. Founded in 1989, we design and manufacture metal stamped and assembled parts, tubes, and engineered assemblies for the light vehicle and commercial vehicle markets. We are very good at what we do; we count many of the world’s largest corporations among our customers.  We keep them supplied from two locations in central Indiana, Edinburgh and Columbus. Sacoma is a design and engineering-driven company, working with customers to optimize performance and manufacturing efficiency from the initial design stage through mature products.


    Purpose:  The Inventory Control Associate will assist in managing and implementing controls throughout the inventory process. Perform daily functions that support the management of inventory and its location.



    Essential Functions 

    1. Conduct daily inventory counts
    2. Conduct cycle counts for auditing inventory and coil bay
    3. Submit MRO purchase orders to suppliers
    4. Train as backup for closing job orders
    5. Manage off-site warehouse inventory
    • Move material and keep it organized
    • Control/Monitor incoming and outgoing inventory from warehouse
    • Maintain up-to-date inventory counts and track on spreadsheet
    1. Communicate inventory needs and requirements across departments
    2. Learn and utilize Epicor to help maintain accurate inventory
    3. Assist and support purchasing and other department with assignments as needed





    1. Associates degree in Manufacturing Planning, Supply Chain Management or related field preferred
    2. Previous experience in inventory control or similar position preferred
    3. Strong computer skills – MS Office
    4. Good written and verbal communication skills
    5. Strong math skills and ability to calculate large numbers
    6. Understanding of inventory process and controls
    7. Strong problem solving and decision making skills
    8. Ability to drive fork truck
    9. Ability to work independently or as part of a team
    10. Ability to work occasional overtime and weekends


    Physical Summary

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, use his/her hands, reach with hands and arms, talk or hear, walk, sit, climb stairs, balance, stoop, or kneel. The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Hearing capacity required to maximize ability to understand all verbal communication and react accordingly.



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