Inventory Control Associate

Job Title
Inventory Control Associate
Job ID
Garland,  TX 75040
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Inventory Control Associate


Department: Global Logistics & Supply Chain

Manager: Inventory Control Manager

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt (Hourly)

Location: Garland, TX



The Inventory Control Associate will be responsible for accurately performing cycle counts, assisting in inventory investigations, and repacking to make product sellable.



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ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Performs daily, weekly, and monthly Cycle Counts.
  • Identify and process items that need to be inspected, repackaged, or labeled.
  • Report and/or assist with investigation of inventory discrepancies.
  • Assist in the performance of audits and physical inventories.
  • Operating a variety of equipment, which includes forklifts.
  • Maintain a clean safe work area.
  • This is a standalone classification in the warehouse function.



  • None


COMPETENCIES: To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

Attendance/Punctuality – Is consistently at work and on time; ensures work responsibilities are covered when absent; arrives at meetings and appointments on time.

Communications – Expresses ideas and thoughts verbally; expresses ideas and thoughts in written form; exhibits good listening and comprehension; keeps others adequately informed; selects and uses appropriate communication methods.

Cooperation – Establishes and maintains effective relationships; exhibits tact and consideration; offer assistance and support to co-workers; works cooperatively in group situations; works actively to resolve conflicts.

Dependability – Follows instructions; responds to management direction; takes responsibility to own actions; keeps commitments; commits to long hours of work when necessary, to reach goals; completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternative plan.

Job Knowledge – Competent in required job skills and knowledge; exhibits ability to learn and apply new skills; keeps abreast of current development; requires minimal supervision; displays understanding of how job relates to others; uses resources effectively.

Mathematical Skills – Performs basic mathematical computations to complete job tasks. Makes reasonable estimates of arithmetic results without a calculator. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, rations, and proportions to practical situations.

Quality – Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; looks for ways to improve and promote quality; applies feedback to improve performance; monitors own work to ensure quality.

Quantity – Meets productivity standards; completes work in a timely manner; strives to increase productivity; works quickly.

Safety and Security – Observes safety and security procedures; determines appropriate action beyond guidelines; reports potentially unsafe conditions; uses equipment and materials properly.


QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education/Experience/Additional Requirements

  • 1-3 years of experience within a manufacturing or warehouse environment is preferred
  • 1-3 years of experience with inventory control processes is preferred
  • High school graduate or equivalent education and experience
  • Forklift certification will be required. Assistance in obtaining certification can be provided, if necessary.
  • Following directions under limited supervision.
  • Performing basic mathematical calculations.
  • Lifting and loading materials.
  • Complying with safety and operational guidelines, policies, and procedures.
  • Basic PC skills.
  • Microsoft Excel and Word preferred but not required.
  • Communicating with co-workers to provide and receive direction.
  • Able to lift to 50 pounds, operate a pallet jack and fork truck a plus



  • None


WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This job operates in a warehouse environment. Some of the work may require usage of required personal protective equipment including steel toe shoes, hearing protection, etc.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand; talk, hear, and use hands and fingers. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision requirements. Moderate to heavy lifting is required.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS: The above job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and standards of the position. Incumbents will follow any other instructions, and perform any other related duties, as assigned by their supervisor.

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