The Inventory Control Coordinator position maintains Sales inventory to ensure our products are ready when needed. Assists with inventory initiatives.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
Responsibilities Deliver/retrieve inventory including restock and emergency runs to the appropriate facility accurately and safely. Coordinate with Sales to make sure surgery requisitions are submitted timely and accurately to ensure fulfillment and delivery of product. Uses Inventory systems such as SMS, ZSIS, DCS, Fed-ex programs to loan, receive, ship, issue and monitor inventory. Exchange and return expired products. Bill and restock inventory for surgical cases. Maintain inventory of surgical kits. Manages product returns and processes worn instrument returns. Accepts ownership/responsibility for tasks and following directions closely. This is not an exhaustive list of duties or functions and may not necessarily comprise all of the \"essential functions\" for purposes of the ADA.
Expected Areas of Competence
Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office, and inventory systems used by Zimmer Biomet. Ability to manipulate and analyze data to improve inventory mix. Organizational and time management skills are essential. Must maintain a high degree of professionalism during extreme time constraints. Demonstrated knowledge to identify Zimmer Biomet product by major product groupings and familiarity with product lines of other divisions. Must possess excellent telephone etiquette. Must be skilled in verbal and written communication techniques.
HS Diploma, G.E.D. equivalent or equivalent experience required. One to two years experience in a warehouse environment preferred. Must have valid driver's license. Must have a clean driving record. Frequent lifting required. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds. May require vendor credentialing.
According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), Employment in production occupations is projected to decline 4 percent, with a loss of about 423,200 jobs from 2019 to 2029. Technological advancements are expected to continue to replace many of the manufacturing workers that make up a large share of the production occupations. Fewer workers are expected to be needed in the manufacturing sector as many processes have become computer-controlled.
According to BLS, the median annual wage for production occupations was $37,440 in May 2020, which was lower than the median annual wage for all occupations of $41,950.
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