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Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores Inventory Control Specialist in Plainfield, Indiana

Req ID: 230923

Address: 595 Perry Road Plainfield, IN, 46168

OBJECTIVE OF THE POSITION: Inventory Control Specialist’s will perform various duties as assigned by the DC Manager to ensure the accuracy of the inventory within a distribution environment

JOB SUMMARY: Inventory Control Specialist’s in conjunction with the DC Manager will be responsible for all aspects of inventory. This includes but is not limited to; reconciling orders, billing, inbounds, outbounds, researching OS&Ds, cycle counts, and other tasks as assigned

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Use computers to aid with inventory control functions

  • Become a subject matter expert in various warehousing systems

  • Conduct daily inventory cycle counts

  • Work closely with DC Manager to maintain accurate inventory levels and make adjustments

  • Research OS&D related items

  • Safely operate all equipment in accordance to company policies

  • Responsible for daily safety checks of equipment

  • Maintain a clean, safe, and productive work environment in compliance with OSHA and company directives using safety first practices to remain accident-free

  • Model the Love’s core values of Focus on the Customer, Integrity, Strong Work Ethic, Innovative Thinking and Perseverance

  • Availability to work all shifts

  • Other tasks as assigned

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Education:

  • High School Diploma or GED preferred

  • Experience:

  • Prior experience working in a distribution center/warehouse environment

  • Inventory control experience strongly preferred

  • Previous forklift experience preferred

  • Proficient in Excel and other Microsoft products

SKILLS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Skills:

  • Hard Skills: Ability to learn and operate facility equipment including computers and forklifts, Perform mathematic functions such as add, subtract, multiply, and divide

  • Soft Skills: Good verbal and written communication skills, leadership skills, strong work ethic, time management skills, organization skills, can-do attitude, and sense of urgency

  • Typical Physical Demands:

  • Regularly required to talk and hear

  • Regularly standing and walking, with bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling, climbing, and working from elevated surfaces

  • Manual dexterity sufficient to operate a computer keyboard and calculator

  • Frequently lifting/moving over 75 lbs

  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus

  • Working in non-air conditioned warehouse environment

BACKGROUND CHECKS: All offers of employment may be conditioned on receipt of a background check report and/or drug screen that is acceptable to Love’s

WORK ENVIRONMENT: While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to outdoor elements in all seasons in a distribution warehouse environment. Occasionally, the employee will also be exposed to fumes and particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration. The noise level in the work environment can be loud at times. While performing the duties, the employee is frequently exposed to dirt, dust, grime, grease, oil, gas, high-concentrated cleaning solutions.

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS: No travel is expected for this position

Diversity Statement.

From the founding of Love’s, our leaders have been passionate about providing excellent customer experiences and helping our Team Members grow. We do both within a culture of respect and inclusion. In order to sustain this culture, we will welcome individuals who are diverse in experiences, age, race, gender, sexual orientation, religion and physical or mental ability. Also, we are committed to sustaining a professional working environment where ALL people feel respected. By doing these things we will cultivate diversity of thought and a spirit of innovation.

Job Function(s): Truck Tire Care

Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores is the industry-leading travel stop network in the United States. For more than 55 years, we’ve provided customers with highway hospitality and “Clean Places, Friendly Faces.” We’re passionate about serving drivers with clean, modern facilities stocked with fuel, food and supplies. We offer meals from popular restaurant chains, trucking supplies, showers and everything needed to get back on the road quickly. The Love’s Family of Companies includes:

  • Gemini Motor Transport, one of the industry’s safest trucking fleets

  • Speedco, the light mechanical and trucking service specialists

  • Musket, a rapidly growing, Houston-based commodities supplier and trader

  • Trillium, a Houston-based alternative fuels expert

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