Optimization (Inventory) Specialist - 2nd Shift in Joliet, IL at DSC Logistics

Date Posted: 6/30/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Joliet, IL
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/30/2019

Job Description

Position Overview

The Optimization Specialist (Inventory Clerk) is responsible for providing various audits and data related to the inventory. Other processes within inventory such as count backs, cycle counts and reporting both internally and to the customer. This position may also serve as a back to other optimization Specialist roles.

Position Responsibilities

  • Audits inbound and outbound loads
  • Performs cycle counts and aisle audits, and identifies and corrects inventory discrepancies
  • Looks into recurring issues to help determine root cause
  • Manages customer lot holds, distress orders, and aged product orders
  • Assists with the tracking of recoup
  • Assists in shipping office as necessary
  • Assists Customer Service Representative with daily, weekly and monthly customer reports
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Job Qualifications

  • Six months of experience in a warehouse environment
  • Microsoft Proficiency (Excel, Word)
  • Proficiency using and responding to Emails
  • Basic clerical, math, reading and communication skills. High school diploma or GED preferred
  • Must have working knowledge of computers; familiarity with AS400 system a plus
  • Ability to troubleshoot and resolve work-related issues
  • Ability to handle continuous interruptions and multiple tasks throughout the day, while managing workload and deadlines
  • Experience working in a process driven environment with a focus on quality
  • Ability to work overtime during peak periods as required by supervisor


DSC Logistics is an equal opportunity employer. It is DSC’s policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or genetic information.