Inventory Control Specialist I

Data Center Operations Ashburn, Virginia



* Manage and process internal tickets (with limited supervision)
* Process equipment returning to secured inventory stockroom
* Execute physical movements of inventory
* Maintain meticulous 5S and housekeeping practices
* Participate in the root cause analysis method to investigate any customer-impacting events
* Participate in regularly schedule inventory-related meetings
* Assist in training of new and existing controllers
* Learn and demonstrate an understanding of all safety policies, procedures, and requirements, including the acquisition of 
any required certifications
* Address inquiries from other internal/external departments
* Stock materials following industry handling standards
* Process hard drives containing data through the drive wiping and destruction processes
* Process requisitions
* Participate in the count and assist in reconciliation for the cycle counting process
* Process reinstatements
* Process all return materials, including sub-assembly build
* Pull and assign items to fulfill customer contracts and upgrades
* Replenish inventory using kanban and min/max methodology
* Process materials for disposals
* Coordinate inbound and outbound shipments and properly communicate with freight companies
* Process international shipments adhering to industry standards
* Process inbound receipts required for custom products
* Package all shipments in alignment with documented company standards
* Complete all shipping and receiving documentation
* Process inter-organization transfers
* Demonstrate no less than full performance in a continuous, consistent, measurable manner
* Demonstrate high levels of passion and enthusiasm when providing Fanatical Support to all customers and

* High School diploma or equivalent required; University or College degree preferred
* Minimum 1 year of experience or ability to show familiarity with inventory industry standards
* Minimum 6 months of experience in an electronics/computer-oriented position preferred
* Must be able to work a flexible schedule
* Must be able to work in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment
* Must have basic oral and written communication skills, as well as professional phone etiquette
* Familiarity with productivity software including, but not limited to, Microsoft Office and email client software,
including the creation of rules and folder organization
* Familiarity with electronic and computer components is a plus
* Must be able to type with proficiency and accuracy
* Must be able to lift 60 lbs overhead
* Must have reliable transportation and be willing to travel occasionally (2-4 wks/yr)
* Must have basic knowledge of integrated inventory control system
* Must have basic knowledge of the cycle counting process
* Must have basic shipping and receiving experience

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