Inventory Control Analyst (M-TH 4 pm - 3 am) in Mankato, MN at Jack Link's

Date Posted: 8/6/2018

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Job Description

Jack Link’s Protein Snacks began with treasured family recipes passed from generation to generation, transforming a small North Woods business into one of the fastest-growing meat snack manufacturers in the world. Over the years, as consumer demand for convenient, high-quality snack foods increased, so has the company’s product offerings. Today Jack Link’s is the fastest-growing meat snack manufacturer in the world, and sells more than 100 different meat snack products in more than 40 countries. The Link family principles and traditions remain the same: hard work, integrity and a commitment to earn consumer respect by delivering the best-tasting meat snacks in the world.


 JOB SUMMARY: Coordinates and documents the movement of all raw materials in and out of the production areas with the help of the department material handlers.  Works closely with both the department leads and supervisor to ensure all raw materials are accounted for and moved in a timely manner.  Carries out responsibilities in accordance with the company policies and procedures.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: The duties and responsibilities of this position shall consist of, but not be limited to the following:

  • Suggest improvements; continuously improve the quality of all support activities.

  • Adhere to all company safety policies; wear and maintain safety equipment.

  • Maintain safe, clean, and organized work/storage areas.

  • Ensure safety devices are installed and working properly.

  • Adhere to all company personnel policies.

  • Ensure accuracy of daily paperwork.

  • Follow daily production schedule & Bill-Of-Material (BOM) list to achieve specified goals.

  • Manage all raw materials to ensure availability in correct area for on time star-up.

  • Monitor workflow and adjust raw materials as needed to maximize machine output.

  • Ensure input of location-to-location moves is made accurately in a timely manner.

  • Coordinate with floor leads and supervisors for the training of all team members on use of BOM’s.

  • Ensure product conforms to customers’ specification.

  • Ensure all raw materials are correctly labeled and identified for proper disposition.

  • Follow good manufacturing practices, along with company mSOP’s and SSOP’s.

  • Material cycle counting at required intervals as determined by finance and management.

  • Data entry of inventory transactions.

  • Ensure accuracy of month end inventory counts.

  • Prevent and minimize rework and inedible.

  • Task will vary as situations and demands change. The foreman or supervisor will assign tasks.

Job Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.

  • Forklift experience preferred.

  • Product knowledge and work experience is essential.

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word.

  • Must know or learn SAP.


Monday - Thursday

4:00 PM - 3:00 AM


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