Materials/Shipping & Receiving Lead

Operations Support Chehalis, Washington



To perform regular daily duties as it pertains to material shipping, receiving and inventory control.



  • Must have good analytical and problem solving abilities.
  • Must be able to read and understand instructions
  • Must be good with numbers and have good math skills
  • Be able to follow schedule and have good attendance compliant with company policies
  • Able to work with little or no supervision
  • A self-starter who can stay motivated while working toward continuous improvement goals
  • Must be obsessed with raw material organization

Cycle Counts:  Perform Cycle counts of raw, semi-finished, and finished goods items on daily schedule, as determined by ERP system. Identify potential count related errors prior to submitting for adjustment. Assist managers with reconciliation for the adjustment.  Alert purchasing of shortages, outages, or overstocks as soon as they are discovered.  Update SPC charts at the time of posting cycle count adjustments.


Transaction Processing:   Assist with additional inventory transactions to ensure completion such as material movements, material to material transfers to correct discrepancies, and adjustments to inventory such as blocking stock and removing OSMI from the system.


Process Improvement:  Recommend best practices and measures to improve inventory.  Adhere to initiatives such as 5S and Housekeeping, maintaining a focus on safety and housekeeping within the plant.


  • 2+ Years Production / Warehouse and or Inventory experience
  • Lift truck experience
  • High School Diploma
  • Excellent communication skills to interact with all levels within the organization
  • Experience with shipping, receiving and inventory control/management

Work Environment

  • Manufacturing floor some office
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.


  • Full time day shift Monday - Friday with occasional Saturdays as needed