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Inventory Control Associate

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Sysco Houston , TX 77020

Posted 5 months ago

Company: Buckhead Meat Houston
Location: US-TX-Houston
Zip Code: 77038
Minimum Level of Education: High School or Equivalent
Minimum Years of Experience: 0-1
Position Type:
Travel Percentage: 0

More information about this job:

Buckhead Meat of Houston/Lousiana Seafood


Briefly describe the major function of this position and the reason it exists. Summarize into two or three sentences.

This position is a support function for all aspects of Inventory control (track all product coming in and out of the plant, keep track of age on product and rotation of product).


In order of importance (most to least), briefly describe 4-6 primary responsibilities of the position, and approximate the percentage of time spent on each.

% of Time

Primary Responsibility


Provide technical, customer relations, and personnel management for major programs and projects.

Making sure inventory is correct by doing cycle counts. Following up on any inaccuracies in inventory.

Maintenance of the fresh inventory. Make sure all product is rotated by the oldest age, slotting info.

Daily adjustment and accuracy of inventory

Work with buyers on product that are being over ordered or shorted

Working on special projects for operations


List the minimum required levels of Education, Experience, and Special Skills needed to perform the responsibilities of the position.



Minimum Required:

No degree is needed


Years and type of experience

Minimum Required:

Food exp preferred, but it is an entry level position


Type and proficiency

Minimum Required:

Communication skills

Microsoft word/excel/outlook

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

Sysco is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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