Inventory Specialist - Temporary
Duluth, GA 
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Job Description
About us

One team. Global challenges. Infinite opportunities. At Viasat, we're on a mission to deliver connections with the capacity to change the world. For more than 35 years, Viasat has helped shape how consumers, businesses, governments and militaries around the globe communicate. We're looking for people who think big, act fearlessly, and create an inclusive environment that drives positive impact to join our team.


What you'll do

The Inventory Specialist will be responsible for maintaining the accuracy, condition, and security of Government and Commercial inventory under our control. Activities in support of this responsibility include performing daily cycle counts, inbounding materials from receiving to stockroom locations, investigating the causes of inventory variances, and monitoring the access to our work areas. The specialist will process material sourcing requests via manual request templates or the employment of mobile-directed picking methodologies on mobile devices. The specialist will support customer and organic material sourcing requirements and respond to Government material compliance directives as required. The Specialist will participate in cross-functional improvement projects, interfacing with key stakeholders throughout the company to assist in providing inputs to our inventory management system and evaluate it for improvement opportunities.


The day-to-day

The Inventory Specialist will operate extensively within company standards for safety, security, productivity, and accuracy. A well-qualified candidate will have command of physical inventory control, and logistics processes and be able to think creatively and thrive in a fast-paced arena. They are team-oriented and possess a forward-looking approach to process refinement.


What you'll need

  • 3+ years' experience in material control and physical inventory maintenance.
  • Experience with warehouse inventory stocking, receipt processing and consumption practices in a high-tech manufacturing environment.
  • Experience operating powered industrialized trucks, (forklifts and reach lifts).
  • Experience using the Oracle Inventory and Manufacturing modules with projectized data.
  • Proficient with Hazardous Material handling and storage.
  • Prominent level of integrity and dependability with a strong sense of urgency and results-orientation.
  • Demonstrate excellent communication and customer service skills
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • U.S Citizenship required

What will help you on the job

  • Experience with cycle counting processes and variance resolution.
  • Proficient in receipt and handling ESD/MSD-sensitive materials.
  • Ability to analyze internal reports and metrics to identify areas of opportunity to drive value-based decisions.
  • Experience working with inventory on government projects and/or programs.
  • Experience in continuous process improvement methodologies.
  • Proficient with MS Office Suite, including Excel and Word.
  • Possess or be able to obtain a secret clearance

Salary range

$19.28 - $32.31 / hourly



At Viasat, we consider many factors when it comes to compensation, including the scope of the position as well as your background and experience. Base pay may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Additional cash or stock incentives may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered. Learn more about Viasat's comprehensive benefit offerings that are focused on your holistic health and wellness at careers.viasat.com/LifeAtViasat/Benefits.
EEO statement

Viasat is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, genetics, age, or veteran status or any other applicable legally protected status or characteristic. If you would like to request an accommodation on the basis of disability for completing this on-line application, please click .


Viasat is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, genetics, age, or veteran status or any other applicable legally protected status or characteristic.
If you would like to request an accommodation on the basis of disability for completing this on-line application, please send an email to recruiting@viasat.com.

 

Job Summary
Company
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Temporary, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
3+ years
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