Inventory Control Specialist in Vancouver, WA at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 11/2/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

The Inventory Control Specialist - responsible for the inventory management of packaging components of multiple production lines, including physical counts and inventory reconciliation before, after, and during production campaigns.

What you’ll do in this role:

  • Confirm/identify packaging material availability, location, and condition for production lines prior to production campaigns.

  • Plan/coordinate delivery schedule for materials located in outside storage locations (warehouses and drop trailers) to arrive to meet production line(s) scheduled planning rates.

  • Complete inventory cycle counts at the end of production campaigns and input necessary corrections for inventory location in SAP.

  • Coordinate the inventory and placement of product labels for all products Including.

  • Prepare electronic component tracking (spreadsheets) for schedule production

  • Communicate deficiencies that could negatively impact the production schedule to appropriate individuals

  • Additional job Tasks as needed

  • Loading and Unloading packaging materials/finished good.

  • Hauling finished products from production lines to warehouse storage location.

  • Supplying pallets of packaging components from warehouse storage location to production line(s) to meet production requirements.

  • Housekeeping (Including, but not limited to, sweeping, emptying dumpsters and/or trash cans, repairing items which may have been subjected to warehouse damage, etc.)

  • Participate in weekly warehouse meetings/safety tailgates, plant wide safety meeting, and quarterly information meetings

Our commitment to LiveTotal Health puts the wellness and safety of our associates and their families as the top priority.  Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, ensuring associate safety has been a primary focus for all of us at Scotts.  During this year’s flu season and the continuing pandemic, we remain committed to doing everything we can to keep our associates healthy and safe.   As such, we are requiring our US associates to get a flu vaccine. This safety measure will help protect our associates, our families and our communities.  We recognize a medical or personal circumstance may prevent you from meeting this requirement and we have a process to address those concerns. 

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Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.