Receiving Specialist in Marysville, OH at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 9/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

General Summary

The Receiving Specialist is responsible for the unloading, proper storage, and staging of production materials as well as working with other departments and shifts to ensure efficient flow of materials. This individual needs to be self-motivated and responsible for their results. Their actions and work ethic should enhance a safe, quality conscious, efficient environment as it pertains to the plant.

Key Work Performed

  • Move, stack, unstack, and stage product using a forklift

  • Unload inbound shipments safely and move product to storage locations

  • Ensure inbound shipments are accurate and free of damage

  • Report quality variances

  • Utilize SAP to receive, store and locate product

  • Conduct spot checks to ensure the inventory stated in SAP is accurate

  • Conducting month end cycle counts

  • Help train and assist other associates in conducting monthly inventories and cycle counts

  • Maintain the facility’s equipment and materials in a neat, clean, and orderly fashion

  • Operate all equipment in a safe fashion

  • Keep appropriate records and reports to guarantee that inventory control and security are maintained

  • Assist with physical inventories

  • Work with the quality department to return to vendor non-compliant materials

  • Comply with OSHA, MSDS, and EPA Standards

  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements


  • High School diploma or GED


  • Two years Warehousing or material logistics experience preferred


  • Able to read required documents for unloading, storing, and staging product

  • Ability to utilize a computer for email

  • Ability to learn SAP

Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong leadership skills

  • Effective communication and time management

  • Ability to adapt to flexible work schedule and/or hours

  • Ability to work weekends when required

  • Ability to work well with other associates (teamwork)

  • Position entails prolonged and repetitive motion of standing, twisting, stooping, kneeling, squatting, bending, climbing, reaching overhead and arms/hands dexterity

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 70 lbs.

Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug and nicotine free
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