Inventory & Purchasing Clerk

Salinas, California
Warehousing & Distribution (Transportation and Material Moving Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
Various Shifts Available
US$ 18.00 - US$ 20.00 per hour
Ref. Number
Cardona, Alexis, Spherion
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Job Description

We are seeking an experienced and dedicated Inventory Clerk to join our team. In this position, you will maintain quality standards by approving incoming materials. Clerks support business and purchasing department activities by ordering supplies and raw materials. They report directly to a purchasing supervisor or buyer, providing administrative support and maintaining inventory and purchase records throughout the procurement process.

One of the biggest responsibilities of a purchasing clerk is preparing accurate and complete purchase orders for supplies, materials, and raw goods. Purchasing clerks work closely with specific departments by placing orders, ensuring that purchases are recorded at the time of request, and submitting these orders to get approval from the department or from the purchasing manager or buyer.

Working hours: Various Shifts Available

Purchasing clerks schedule incoming and outgoing shipments. A major part of this duty is preparing records to reflect when purchased items arrive and ensuring that all materials arrive. Purchasing clerks may also schedule outgoing shipments for returns or when handling purchasing for companies with multiple locations. Additionally, purchasing clerks follow up with vendors to check in on late or missing shipments or to report damaged goods.

No Degree Required

1-4 years

*2+ years experience in inventory control.
*Excellent math and analytical skills.
*Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
*Ability to work extended hours.
*Forklift experience beneficial.

Please contact Alex or Julia for further information at 831-444-6000.

resumes are to be considered for this position.

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