Inventory Clerk

Cargill Meat Solutions

North Kingstown, RI

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s protein and salt business, where we provide wholesome, high-quality food products to a wide range of customers, from foodservice operators and grocery stores to manufacturers and exporters.

Job Purpose and Impact

The Inventory Clerk is responsible for the material flow and storage in the maintenance parts room and the distribution of material to appropriate departments. In this role, you will work closely with other departments to ensure appropriate inventory levels of stocked parts are addressed. You will support our inventory operations, data management, research and analysis and safety and compliance.

Key Accountabilities
  • Responsible for supply issue parts and make corresponding adjustments in the system.
  • Maintain general food safe and plant safe housekeeping of parts room and maintenance shop.
  • Perform clerical tasks including receiving service purchasing orders in the system for payment and receive kit work orders for mechanics.
  • Collaborate with purchasing, maintenance supervisors and maintenance planner to review current stock and obsolete stock to ensure a consistently relevant and useful shelf stock.
  • Cycle count the parts room and review necessary adjustments with maintenance planner for approval.
  • Handle moderately complex clerical, administrative, technical or customer support issues under general supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.
  • Work on numerous projects assigned by supervisor.
  • Working with maintenance staff to determine obsolete materials and keeping accurate records of such.
  • Other duties as assigned



Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma, secondary education level or equivalent
  • Minimum of two years of related work experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Warehouse, parts room or inventory control experience
  • Experience with SAP and Microsoft Programs (Excel)
  • Ability to multitask and handle numerous projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work with different departments within the facility

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet