Inventory Control Quality Assurance Sr. Specialist - 1st shift

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We are looking to hire 2 Senior Specialists to join our Inventory Control and Quality Assurance team on 1st shift!

Hours: 7am - 3pm Monday - Friday

Pay: $17.75/hour

General Purpose:

The ICQA SR. Specialist is responsible for the day-to-day coordination of: 1) Business critical DC functions, 2) Research of key inventory issues, and 3) Training of ICQA Specialist I and II and other associates as needed. The associate will be required to communicate with key individuals spanning from DC associates to Supply Chain Executives across all business units. The ICQA SR. Specialist is expected to balance high volumes of inventory research issues within multiple internal Ross Systems (ex: RDM and RMS) and key functions critical to DC operations, including: Wave planning, Inventory Adjustments, and RTV processing. Problem resolution, support for higher complexity issues, process improvement, reporting, and working through special projects throughout the DC and at off-site facilities are key responsibilities of this role.

Essential Functions

• Prepare for training sessions by organizing all necessary supplies and setting up practice purchase orders, merchandise, and situations.

• Train processes and procedures through verbal instruction, demonstration, and trainee's hands-on execution of required job skills.

• Evaluate trainee's ability to retain covered information through informal, frequent check for understanding during training session.

• Complete training curriculum in specified time frame.

• Use appropriate assessment tools to provide feedback regarding trainee's progress and relay to ICQA Manager and DC Operations Management.

• Assist in the development of additional training materials to ensure success of all Associates.

Qualifications and Special Skills

• This position is not subject to strict seniority rule application (multiple criteria are used in the selection process)

1 year minimum of distribution experience (Ross preferred)

• Must successful complete UID Certification

• Excellent math and computer skills. Experience with Outlook E-mail, MS Word, MS Excel, MS Access, and RMS

• Must pass MS Word I, Math (with calculator), Excel tests, and ICQA Assessment Test

• Excellent analytical, organizational and communication skills

• Strong self-motivation and the ability to work aggressively to complete projects

• Must possess strong written and oral communication skills and be able to communicate with all levels of management and departments both within and outside the company

• Ability to read, speak and understand written instructions in English

• Previous RF gun/gladiator experience helpful

• Ability to type at 50 wpm

• Detailed knowledge of Distribution Center processes with some knowledge of DC reports

• Detail oriented

• Good attendance, positive attitude, and professional work demeanor

• Strong self-motivation and the ability to work aggressively to complete projects