at Medifast in Ridgely, Maryland, United States
The mission of the Inventory Specialist is to maintain accurate inventory counts within WMS, properly manage inventory statuses to include expiring reporting, and to communicate critical inventory levels via daily and weekly reports. Operate Forklift when needed as well as perform responsibilities as the Warehouse Worker as needed.
To assist with the movement of materials, both in-bound and out-bound to the facility. Materials are stored in warehouse area until needed on Warehouse floor. Once items are requested in Warehouse, drivers are responsible to safely move pallets of product to designation/staging areas for Warehouse staff to ret51rieve for filling customer orders. Responsible for movement of all materials throughout the facility.
Inventory Duties 50%, Forklift Duties 25%, and Warehouse Worker 25%.
Perform daily/weekly/monthly cycle counts of inventory
Monitor, identify and correct inventory related to production shorts and system discrepancies. Work with planning team to help resolve any issues.
Participation in all Physical Inventories to include preparation, counting and performing counts, recording data, and assisting auditors with a goal of 99.9% success rate
Daily - analyze and prepare BOM/KIT inventories to maintain necessary inventory levels.
Maintain inventory statuses, lot releases, and lot holds due to expiry or quality.
Operate forklift or scissor lift as needed to perform job responsibilities.
Utilize Excel for reporting and tracking.
Use WMS, ERP and other systems to maintain and report inventory levels.
Utilize Outlook/email to communicate inventory data both internally and externally with proper business etiquette.
Ability to use and understand RF scanner to perform cycle counting and related tasks.
Receive and ship inventory.
Act as a Back Up Forklift Operator as needed.
Operates all forklift, pallet jack (manual or electric). Must be familiar and able to follow standard concepts, practices, and procedures in accordance with OSHA Safety and Forklift Regulations.
Able to load and unload trucks and complete internal movements by using several types of Forklift equipment daily at a weighted average greater than 12 pallets per hour.
Accurately moving of palletized materials for safe storage until needed by production and/or warehouse.
Assist the team when needed as a Warehouse Worker.
Other duties as assigned.