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Inventory Control Handler Experienced - $2000 Sign On Bonus


Goshen, IN, US

REQ ID:  35820

With over 80 years as an industrial technology leader, Kennametal Inc. delivers productivity to customers through materials science, tooling and wear-resistant solutions. Customers across aerospace, earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation turn to Kennametal to help them manufacture with precision and efficiency. Every day approximately 9,000 employees are helping customers in more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated nearly $1.9 billion in revenues in fiscal 2020. Learn more at www.kennametal.com. Follow @Kennametal: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.

$2000 Sign On Bonus!

Position Description:  This position is for assisting the material manager and team with material movements, cycle counts, and receiving of raw materials for the purpose of maintaining and evaluating plant inventories.


Essential Functions:

  1.  Assist shipping and receiving with order printing and stock allocations.

2. Receive plant and production materials purchased via purchase orders;  receive against purchase order and stock and deliver materials

3. Administer the returned material system

4.  Assist with cycle counts and movement of materials within the plant

5. Other duties as assigned.


Typical duties and tasks:

1.Regular attendance

  1. Assist with inventory movements and receiving in plant ERP system.
  1. Order printing in plant ERP system
  1. Receive and label incoming raw materials to the warehouse
  1. Cycle counting
  1. Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Experience:

1.High School Diploma or GED

2.2+ years experience with inventory control, shipping, and receiving

3.Proficiency with MS Office, including spreadsheet construction and manipulation.

4.Ability to solve simple and complex problems; superior organizational abilities

5.Ability to effective communicate with all levels of the organization, external customers, and vendors with professionalism, tact, and diplomacy

Physical Demands and Work Environment: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

1.Ability to lift   50  lbs. unassisted;  frequent standing, walking, stooping, kneeling, reaching, pushing, pulling, grasping, fingering, climbing stairs/ladders

2.Visual acuity to perform activities such as viewing a computer terminal, extensive reading, operating equipment, or other tasks performed within arm’s reach

3.Subject to noise, dust

4.Ability to work alone, make judgments, and perform a variety of duties without loss of efficiency or composure

5.Ability to adjust schedules and work hours as dictated by production demands

6.PPE Required:  safety glasses,

This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an "at will" relationship.


The responsibilities and tasks outlined in this document are not exhaustive and may change as determined by the needs of the company.



  As part of our core values, Kennametal is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all people.  We are an Equal Opportunity employe

Nearest Major Market: Elkhart
Nearest Secondary Market: South Bend

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