Americold Inventory Control Associate - East Point in Atlanta, Georgia

Job Descriptions:

AmeriCold Logistics, the largest provider of temperature controlled distribution services in the US, is seeking an Inventory Control Associate to join the team at our East Point facility.

Essential Functions:

  • Access computerized product of customer information to answer general questions as well as those related to specific accounts.
  • Check figures, postings, and documents for correct entry, mathematical accuracy, and proper codes.
  • Ensure trucks/trailers are properly loaded and weight distributed to ensure safe operation of the vehicle.
  • Code documents according to company procedures.
  • Compare computer printouts to manually maintained journals to determine if they match.
  • Comply with federal, state, and company policies, procedures, and regulations.
  • Maintain inventory records.
  • May need to label product.
  • Match order forms with invoices, and record the necessary information.
  • Operate computers to record, store, and analyze information.
  • Follow attendance policy, show up for work on time and ready to work assigned shift.
  • Perform general office duties such as filing, answering telephones, and handling routine correspondence.
  • Prepare purchase orders and expense reports.
  • Reconcile or note and report discrepancies found in records.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Required Experience:

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
  • Experience working in warehouse environment.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide.
  • Ability to carry out instructions as written, oral or in diagram form.
  • Knowledge of principles and methods for moving goods by road, including the relative costs and benefits.
  • Ability to solve routine problems.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Must be able to relate to other people beyond giving and receiving instructions: they must get along with co-workers without exhibiting behavioral extremes: perform work activities requiring reasoning, negotiating, instructing, persuading, or speaking with others: and respond appropriately to criticism from a supervisor.

Tools and Technology:

  • Knowledge of filing systems.
  • Experience with Warehouse Management Systems
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Calculators
  • Desktop computers
  • Photocopiers
  • May need forklift certification or other relevant certifications.

Educational Requirements:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred, or
  • At least one year related work experience.

Physical Requirements: While performing the essential functions of this job, the associate is frequently required to sit; hear or talk; use close vision; use hands to grasp, handle or feel objects: and type and manipulate controls. Associate is occasionally required to use distance vision, stand, kneel or crouch and lift up to 80 lbs. To apply: only qualified and local candidates with related experience will be considered. Pre-employment Drug & Alcohol Screening Required. EOE M/F/D/V
Keyword: Warehouse, Inventory, distribution
From: Americold