Return to Stock

Manufacturing Sumter, South Carolina


Job Summary

The Return to Stock position is responsible for process optimization management by analyzing the physical and systematic movements of component inventories during use on the various manufacturing lines. Works directly with the rest of Production, as well as Quality Control (QC), Warehouse and other departments to ensure accurate product location in dry rooms and Work-in-Progress (WIP) areas, as well as within the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system to achieve perpetual inventories in an “as used” process flow.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Reconcile issued components with batch production to make sure inventory is accurate.
  • Maintain batch production records; ensuring that they are issued accurately and documented for all production lines.
  • Troubleshoot count errors, research for root cause error, and make corrections.
  • Work with departments on correcting count issues.
  • Assist with issuing products and components.
  • Verify locations and quantity of product issued.
  • Report to packaging lead/supervisor if unable to use computer software to issue and return materials. Record transactions manually may be needed when software is not available.


Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • 2 years’ production, warehouse or related experience.
  • Basic communication, computer, analysis, investigative and math skills.


Preferred Qualifications

  • 1 year of inventory-focused experience.
  • Proficiency with ERP and Microsoft Office including Outlook, Word and Excel.


Physical Requirements

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. This position is very active and requires standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling, and climbing all day. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.