Compiles and maintains raw material and finished goods inventory. Expedites movement of material and parts between production areas according to predetermined production schedules and order priorities: Reads production schedules and inventory reports to determine type and quantity of materials required, availability of stock, and order priority. Confers with department supervisors to determine overdue material and parts and to inform supervisors of material status. Locates and distributes materials to specified production areas, manually or using handcart, hand truck, or forklift. Records inventory of quantity and type of materials and parts received, stocked, and distributed manually. Examines material received, verify part numbers, and check discrepancies, such as damaged or unmarked parts. May compare production specifications to material used to verify appropriate assignment.
Position requires safe operation of Forklift to expedite transfer of materials on facility grounds. Loads, unloads, and moves materials within or near plant, yard, or work site, performing any combination of following duties: Reads work order or follows oral instructions to ascertain materials or containers to be moved. Loads and unloads materials onto or from pallets, trays, racks, and shelves. Loads materials into vehicles and installs strapping, bracing, or padding to prevent shifting or damage in transit. Conveys materials to or from storage or work sites to designated area, using hand truck or other devices.
Ability to conduct accurate monthly inventories. Counts number of units of materials moved or handled on daily production sheet and ensures proper electronic records are maintained. Attaches identifying tags or labels to materials or marks information on containers. Stacks or assembles materials into bundles and bands bundles together, using banding machine and clincher. Lifts heavy objects by hand or using power hoist and may make simple adjustments or repairs.
Blends materials to production run specifications to insure appropriate content mixture, purity, and color. Ability to accurately stage materials and or equipment for production needs.
Perform basic forklift maintenance
Maintains Inventory by use of IQMS software which includes but is not limited to:
Produce weekly and/or monthly reports of material requirements