Logistics Associate

Open Position

Location: Greer, SC USA
Reports To: Logistics & Inventory Manager

Scope Of Position

• Receipt of company and customer property in accordance with established procedures.
• Shipment of company and customer property in accordance with established procedures.
• Document and coordinate inventory transactions in order to maintain accurate inventory across VPS inventory
locations.
• Coordinate and communicate with various responsible parties for all material coming in and going out of plant.
Ensure clear communication for all next step requirements for materials.
• Establish condition and status of parts as required.

    ROLE FUNCTIONS & EXPECTATIONS

    • Use of warehouse equipment (forklift, pallet jack, banding equipment, etc.) as needed.
    • Organize inventory as needed to optimize useable space within facility.
    • Responsible for the fulfillment of pick tickets.
    • Maintain traceability, documentation of parts used on work orders.
    • Understand workflow and system flow of material traceability.
    • Conduct physical inventory/cycle count (count and reconciliation).
    • Arrange shipment of hardware and tools to and from remote locations ensuring proper packaging of these items.
    • Proficient with computers having a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office tools, and ERP/WMS.
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment handling multiple projects simultaneously.
    • Actively cross trains in other complementary skills as needed to support production requirements.
    • Participates in cross training of other technicians as needed to support production requirements.
    • Improve shipping/receiving, stores processes to reduce costs and improve delivery.
    • Demonstrate commitment to productivity and continuous improvement.
    • Achieve financial objectives including revenue targets, operational expenses, and inventory requirements.

     

    KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND EXPERIENCE:

    • International Freight & Shipping Experience Required (not limited to FedEx & UPS).
    • US and International Customs experience. • Deliver on commitments, both internal and external.
    • Innovative contributor that demonstrates out-of-the box thinking.
    • Detail oriented, diligent, well organized, proven track record of delivering on time.
    • Excellent communicator with customers, vendors, management, and co-workers.
    • Proficient with computers having a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office tools, and ERP/WMS

    REQUIRED:

    • High school graduate or GED.
    • Ability to lift up to 35 pounds (unassisted).
    • Observing health, safety, and environment standards and procedures at all times.
    • U.S. Citizen or permanent resident status

    KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND EXPERIENCE:

    DESIRED:

    • Forklift certification.
    • College Degree.
    • Microsoft Great Plains or Dynamics 365 experience.
    • Trained in areas of Safety & Hazardous Materials.
    • Knowledge of ISO 9001 and AS9100 Quality System requirements.
    • Previous experience handling gas turbine engine parts.

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