Inventory Control Specialist-2nd shift

Trelleborg is a world leader in engineered polymer solutions for almost every industry on the planet. And we are where we are because our talent brought us here. By specializing in the polymer engineering that makes innovation and application possible, Trelleborg works closely with leading industry brands to accelerate their performance, drive their business forward—and along the way, shape the industry and progress that will benefit humankind in the exciting years ahead.


USA - Delano, MN

Trelleborg Healthcare and Medical is seeking a Inventory Control Specialist  to join their team.

Responsible for developing and implementing improved inventory control processes and standard work for the manufacturing site as well as supplying the manufacturing floor with required operations supplies.

As a valued Trelleborg team member, you will enjoy:

  • Greater opportunity for impact
  • Competitive compensation
  • Generous benefits package: Health, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, Life, 401k match
  • Paid time off
  • Bonus

Essential Job Functions / Primary Responsibilities:

  • Implements and executes a site cycle count program of production materials to leverage current process and available/new technology

  • Develops and executes a process for recurring reviews to ensure scrap exposure to expiring materials is minimal

  • Implements and executes a finished goods cycle count program that encompasses maintaining real-time inventory counts of finished goods as well as signaling for replenishment (kan-ban)

  • Drives visibility and recurring reviews to finished goods excess inventory that may have been overproduced during an order

  • Implements and executes a cycle count program for the Operations Supply Room (non-product inventory) to ensure real time inventory and audits and drive area layout optimization to facilitate First In and First Out. Responsible for the end of year inventory planning and execution

  • Responsible for daily water spider activities (replenishment of operations supplies per current process) and implementation of standard work for these activities

  • Responsible for driving the monthly inventory adjustments (ADJ) process and implementing scrap thresholds to mitigate aging/expiring inventory of floor. Will require frequent collaboration with production departments and finance.

  • Creates and continuously improves standard work to train other personnel on inventory control and management when removing or adding supplies into both physical and electronic inventory locations.

  • Helps manage and improve inventory control requirements such as new labeling requirements, replacement of containers used manufacturing, packaging, etc.

  • Completes monthly inventory reporting and any other associated reports/KPIs.

  • Serves as the backup to Shipping and Receiving functions.



  • Required

  • High School Diploma, or equivalent



  • Required

  • 2 years inventory experience

  • Desired

  • Experience with clean room manufacturing


Other Expectations, Skills and Abilities:

  • Required

  • Ability to read, write, speak and understand the English language

  • Ability to communicate clearly by conveying and receiving ideas, information and direction effectively

  • Ability to demonstrate adequate job knowledge to deliver a world class performance

  • Ability to challenge oneself to consistently meet all goals and deadlines

  • Willingness to strive for excellence by producing work that is free of errors and mistakes

  • Desire to delight both customers and coworkers by offering encouragement, fostering teamwork and addressing conflict appropriately

  • Commitment to making improvements company wide

  • Demonstrated competence using Microsoft Office

  • Able to demonstrate negotiating skills

  • Well-developed organizational and time-management skills 

  • Correctable normal reading distance vision

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