Farmers Union Industries, LLC, also known as FUI, is a leading agricultural-based manufacturing company headquartered in Redwood Falls, MN. Our current operations include Central Bi-Products, Northland Choice, Midwest Grease, Artex Manufacturing, Redwood Farms Meat Processors, and Performance Pet Products. Please visit our website at fuillc.com to learn more!
Performance Pet, located in Mitchell, SD, is home to the innovators and formulators who turn the desire for leaner, tastier, healthier or otherwise better pet food into an actual product on the shelves. Everything we do is custom-made for every customer, and we're the only canner to do so. Learn more about what we do at performancepet.net/.
Performance Pet is now accepting applications for the brand-new role of Parts & Inventory Clerk! We offer a competitive hourly wage and a complete benefits package that includes health, dental, vision, paid time off, paid holidays, a paid birthday holiday, an impressive 401K match, and much more!
Areas of Accountability
All areas of accountability to be delivered with GRIT - our values of Generosity, Relationships, Integrity, and Teamwork
Inventory & Parts Management Maintenance & Inventory Software Vendor Relations
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Work safely, comply, and enforce all company and regulatory safety/environmental policies, practices, and procedures
Oversee inventory cycle count team and implement and follow up on cycle count schedules
Work with all personnel to ensure accuracy of paperwork and data entered
Manage the procurement and inventory of parts/consumables using Microsoft Dynamics NAV MRP
Initiate parts purchases from suppliers for procurement of all facilities parts and consumables
Conduct inventory analysis to identify discrepancies in inventory counts and to reduce working capital costs
Work with plant operations to understand inventory and waste to generate cost savings
Work with management to conduct parts quality analysis to consistently meet production standards
Negotiate with vendors for lower pricing and improved purchasing terms
Evaluate and track vendor performance and conduct meetings with low-performing vendors to drive improvement
Review inventory to determine unused items and recommend disposal of excess stock
Ensure department records are accurate and purchasing documents are properly completed
Maintain weekly and monthly reports and inventory reconciliation
Oversee parts consumption within facilities by implementing parts database and check-in and check-out systems
Work with corporate NAV MRP team to ensure accuracy of individual inventory items and make adjustments as needed
Situations may arise that require employees to temporarily or permanently assume responsibility for tasks not specifically outlined in this job description. Employees may be requested to work additional hours and/or accommodate a heavier than normal workload.