Inventory Department Manager - Production

New Berlin, WI 53151

Post Date: 03/22/2018 Job ID: 35812944 Industry: Industrial Pay Rate: $20.00/hour

At Instaff, our success depends on you! That s why we set you up to succeed from day one. From our commitment to finding you the right-fit job, to our training and benefits programs, Instaff gives you the tools you need to build the future you want! We know that our clients success, as well as our own, depends on treating our employees with respect and care. We call it partnership with a purpose. Join the Instaff team today!

Job Title:

Inventory/Inbound Manager Production Warehouse Manufacturing

Job Type:





New Berlin, WI 53151


Mon-Fri 8AM-5PM

Pay Range:

$17.00 - $20.00 per hour

The Inventory/Inbound Manager is responsible for maintaining and improving all aspects of the Fulfillment centers inventory through process control and effective daily execution of critical success processes. The Inventor/Inbound Manager will lead the Inventory/Inbound team to ensure accuracy is met throughout the Fulfillment center.

Job Duties:

  • Manage, develop and evaluate direct reports, including 2 supervisors

  • Improve procedures on a daily basis with emphasis on labor hours, accuracy and efficiency

  • Development of cycle count process/matrix

  • Develop and improve fulfillment center stocking process for zero stock outs on a daily basis

  • Accountable for stocking product in forward pick, reserve and bulk locations

  • Accountable for pulling all fulfillment center transfers and D.O.E. products

  • Development of a slotting/velocity report that best optimizes product placement

  • Create new locations for oversize and new product

  • Replenishment of forward pick locations based on min/max thresholds

  • Work with corporate Purchasing dept. for credits and shipping return of D.O.E. products

  • Work in conjunction with all fulfillment center departments to assure accurate quantity counts for proper put away locations

  • Manage and maintain all company powered equipment i.e. Reach trucks, Order pickers, Forklifts, etc. Assure all quarterly preventative maintenance is completed timely

  • Ensure that all inventory is organized and put away every day; enforce a strict identification and location policy for all inventory

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced and high-intensity environment

  • A hands-on management approach that encourages change and creative problem-solving

  • Ability and availability to work the regular or extended hours including nights, weekends and potential holidays as required by customer

  • Proven ability to manage, direct, and develop team members

  • Excellent communication skills at a cross-functional level (i.e. communications throughout the company)

  • Proficient with computer applications including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)

  • Ability to lift up to 35 pounds without restriction, using proper safety methods

  • Mechanical aptitude for process improvements and routine maintenance a plus

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Minimum 3 years' management experience

  • Minimum 3 years' experience in fulfillment or manufacturing environment, with a strong emphasis on receiving and inventory control

  • Warehouse Management (WMS) experience


  • Weekly pay

  • Direct Deposit or Pay Card (Visa)

  • Longevity and holiday pay

  • 401K plan

  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance available for employee and family

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Food grade manufacturing, warehouse production assembly line general labor logistics shipping and receiving, forklift, pallet jack

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