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  • Sector: Manufacturing
  • Function: Wait Staff, Warehouse
  • Contact Email: djensen@nelsonstaffing.com
  • Expiry Date: 10 February 2022
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2165240_1641885658

Job Number: 2165240

Logistics Associate

The Supply Chain/Logistics Associate will need to be a hands-on, collaborative, team player able to communicate effectively with the production team.

Location: Santa Rosa CA

Compensation: To $25 per hour plus 3 weeks vacation to start, plus sick leave, 401k with company match, and excellent benefits.

Essential Functions:

  • Collaborate with the production team to maintain adequate inventory in the warehouse
  • Anticipating, identifying parts requirement, considering consumption of production line
  • Checks incoming purchases orders against invoices; receive stocks and stock items in appropriate bins
  • Keep track of out-of-stock items for reorder
  • Maintaining monthly cycle counts, quarterly inventory stock counts
  • Create and maintain return to vendors records for items damaged in shipment or by production line.
  • Work with a team to unload 40-52 ft Sea vans on a weekly schedule
  • Load Sea vans without going product and supply kits to dealers
  • Collaborate with the sales team and 3rd party transportation companies with scheduling customer tractor pick up dates and tractor deliveries to dealers
  • Maintain records of all 3rd party transportation companies for customer tractor pickups, and dealer deliveries to ensure compliance to company and state guidelines
  • Maintain knowledge of local vendors for parts and products that can be purchased on a single point purchases and close purchase orders from local vendors.
  • Supporting production line for one off items, time sensitive items or local vendor buys.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Professional Experience & Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of inventory management. and have the ability to communicate effectively with 3rd party companies, and production team members.
  • Mechanical and repair knowledge of outdoor equipment, machinery or tractors is a plus.
  • Ability to operate a forklift.
  • Experience in inventory management, parts audit and stock reconciliation.
  • Ability to follow part requirements, create restocking plans and execute the purchase orders
  • Motivated to identify waste, propose improvements, and support implementation of service / quality initiatives on the production floor.
  • High energy with a sense of urgency; be resilient, and self-confident.
  • Ability to remain tactful in challenging and argumentative situations.
  • Hands on with MS office Solutions including MS Excel, MS Word and MS Outlook.
  • Process driven, detailed oriented, focusing on results.
  • Must be able to see, hear, walk, kneel, work at computers uninterruptedly for longer periods of time, lift to 50 Lbs. and hold a valid driver license.
  • Must be able to express him/herself clearly in spoken and written English.
  • Bilingual in Spanish is a plus.


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