Assembly Inventory Tech

Warehouse/Logistics · Manning, Iowa
Department Warehouse/Logistics
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Entry-level




The assembly inventory tech position manages purchased and produced inventory through a database and maintain levels required on a daily basis to meet distribution demands.  The position also receives, stores, and distributes material, tools, equipment, and products within the warehouse, ensuring accuracy and timeliness of all job functions.


Essential Functions


Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  1. Assist shipping and receiving unloading trucks, checking in merchandise, matching purchase orders to sales orders and distributing to sales associates for processing.
  2. Move materials and items from receiving or storage areas to shipping or to other designated areas.
  3. Sort and place materials or items on racks, shelves or in bins according to predetermined sequence such as size, type, style, color, or product code.
  4. Mark materials with identifying information using appropriate method.
  5. Open bales, crates, and other containers.
  6. Record amounts of materials or items received or distributed via appropriate computer program.
  7. Pick and issue material to shop jobs, unload paint and report quantities and part numbers
  8. Assemble customer orders from stock and place orders on pallets or shelves, or relocate orders to a holding area or shipping department.
  9. Read customer orders, work orders, shipping orders or requisitions to determine items to be moved, gathered or distributed and/or shipped.
  10. Weigh and count items for distribution within plant to ensure conformance to company standards.
  11. Enter data for quantities of parts issued and transferred between locations, inventory and cycle count adjustments, into computer database.
  12. Receive and issue finished goods into computer database.
  13. Troubleshoot quantity discrepancies with manufacturing and inspection personnel.
  14. Prepare monthly reports for cycle count and pick-lists count for monthly highlights.
  15. Prepares requisitions, orders, or other documents for purchasing or requisitioning new or additional stock items.
  16. Reviews files to determine unused items and recommends disposal of excess stock.
  17. File requisitions, work orders or requests for materials, tools or other stock items and distribute items to shipping or to designated route driver storage area.
  18. Ensure warehouse is accessible and safe for salespeople and customer traffic.
  19. Assist in counting of physical inventory.
  20. Assist with complying data from sources such as contracts, purchase orders, invoices, requisitions, and accounting reports and writes, types, or enters information into computer to maintain inventory, purchasing, shipping, or other records.
  21. Assist in the keeping the back-order file in established sequence and releasing back orders for issue or shipment as stock becomes available.
  22. Set-up for pump school, including to stage all necessary equipment to PCE’s standards.
  23. Complete requisition forms to order supplies from other departments.
  24. Prepare parcels for mailing.
  25. May be assigned facilities and equipment (including fork lifts, doors, scissor lifts, etc.) maintenance duties as needed.
  26. Prepare and participate in yearly physical inventory
  27. Sweep, dust and mop. Organize warehouse and work area for orderliness at all times.
  28. Wear proper safety equipment.



  1. Technical Capacity.
  2. Organizational Skills.
  3. Decision Making.
  4. Initiative.
  5. Communication Proficiency.
  6. Mathematical Skills.
  7. Thoroughness.
  8. Time Management.


Supervisory Responsibility


This position has no supervisory responsibilities.


Work Environment

This position works in a warehouse setting, with some outdoor exposure during the workday. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines, and standard warehouse equipment such as fork lifts, box cutters and tape dispensers.


Physical Demands


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by a team member to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to sit and climb or balance. The employee must regularly lift and/or move objects up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move objects up to 50 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move objects that weigh more than 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.


Position Type and Expected Hours of Work


This is a full-time position. Standard days and hours of work are Monday through Thursday, 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. Occasionally, may be required to work weekends.




On occasion, may travel during the business day to make a delivery. 


Required Education and Experience

  1. High school diploma or GED, or equivalent years of experience.


Preferred Education and Experience

  1. Previous warehouse experience.
  2. Knowledge of industry

Additional Eligibility Qualifications


  1. For positions that require driving, must possess or be able to obtain a valid and appropriate state driver’s license prior to employment.


Equal Employment Opportunities (EEO)


PCE provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all team members and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, PCE complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.


PCE expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of PCE’s team members to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.


Other Duties


Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the team member for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

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    Manning, Iowa
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