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  • Job Title
  • 1st shift Inventory Control Specialist
  • Location
  • Huntington Beach
  • Job Number
  • 148647
  • State
  • California
  • Job Class
  • Temp to Hire
  • Category
  • Manufacturing
Job Description
Job Title: Inventory Control Specialist (1st Shift)

Location: Huntington Beach, CA

Shift: Monday - Friday, 5:15 am - 2:00 pm

Pay Rate: $18.00 Hourly

Essential Duties:

- Conducting inventory cycle counts, addressing discrepancies, and making necessary corrections.
- Creating and assigning new locations for first article components.
- Maintaining accuracy of production supplies and creating warehouse inventory transaction reports.
- Assisting in various inventory corrections and locating missing inventory.
- Contributing to special projects, including discontinued item removal and damaged parts relocation.
- Minimizing overstocks and obsolete materials to optimize working capital availability.
- Ensuring proper receipt and management of incoming materials according to company procedures.
- Identifying, recommending, and implementing improvement processes to enhance inventory accuracy.
- Undertaking additional assignments as directed by management.

Required Skills:

- Fluent in English (reading, writing, speaking).
- Strong basic math and counting accuracy skills.
- Exceptional problem-solving, communication, and interpersonal skills.
- Attention to detail, accuracy, dependability, and persistence.
- Excellent time management with the ability to handle multiple priorities and meet deadlines.
- Positive, "can-do" attitude with the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
- Proficient in using inventory and ERP software systems.
- Ability to follow directions, work independently, and use office equipment (e.g., calculators, computers).
- Familiarity with basic MS Office applications (Outlook, Excel, Word).
- Previous experience in lean manufacturing/continuous improvement environments is advantageous.
- Willingness to work overtime as needed.

Education and Experience:

- High school diploma or G.E.D. certificate.
- Minimum of one (1) year of experience in inventory control.
- Basic understanding of cycle counts, inventory management, warehouse procedures, and best practices.

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