Flowserve Corporation Inventory Control Clerk in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Flowserve is the recognized world leader in supplying pumps, valves, seals, automation, and services to the power, oil, gas, chemical, and other industries. With more than 18,000 employees in more than 55 countries, we combine our global reach with a local presence.
The Inventory Control Clerk ensures that production materials, including raw material and finished goods, are available to meet production schedules at Flowserve’s Quick Response Center in Baton Rouge, LA. The Center repairs and machines components for mechanical seals used in industrial settings, such as oil refineries and Chemical plants. We’re looking for an experienced Inventory Control Clerk who enjoys a fast-paced production environment, who can account for parts and materials in the shop, and who takes a personal ownership of the local and consigned inventory
Duties and Responsibilities
•Procure finished goods and raw materials, such as steel, o-rings, and carbon facings, to meet production schedules
•Resolve problems with the right level of initiative, collaboration, and perseverance to satisfy requests while
following procedures. Help find alternative options for supplying unavailable products and services
•Provide frontline response to application engineers located at our customers’ sites, for emergency and standard
procurement of parts
•Conduct daily cycle counts, and investigate and reconcile inventory discrepancies to ensure ongoing inventory accuracy
•Communicate status and issues with the operations, shipping/receiving, engineering, and customer support to
support production schedules and customer commitments
•Responsible for scheduling work on the shop floor to maintain balance between supply and demand in support of monthly forecast of manufacturing hours
•Monitor daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly reports on material availability to ensure system accuracy and integrity
•Responsible for making sourcing decisions on a daily basis to ensure compliance to organizational financial objectives while meeting customer delivery expectations.
•Responsible for communicating order status changes/acknowledgments for all Flowserve related orders
High School diploma or equivalent.
2-5 years relevant experience, such as materials or inventory management
Proficient in Microsoft Office programs, AS-400/MRP experience highly desired
Detail-oriented with a demonstrated track record of accuracy in pulling data, entering data, and creating reports
Demonstrated success in positions requiring personal ownership to complete tasks, investigate problems, and
resolve issues with minimal supervision
Good organizational skills, able to establish and change priorities based on demands.
Communicates clearly for accuracy and understanding, and professionally so as to have a positive impact on the team
Job Posting Category Logistics
Employment Type Full time
Percentage of Approximate Travel Required 5%
Other Posting Location
Relocation Eligible No
Country United States of America
Req ID 36216BR