Jakes Finer Foods
  • Houston, TX, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Health, Dental, Vision, Long-Term Disability, Short-Term Disability, Life and AD&D- employer provided, 401K Profit Sharing Plan, Career Development Opportunities including continued education

Jake's is an essential business.

Through Covid-19, we continued hiring Team Members and serving our customers.

Join our team and serve your community.



Job Summary

The Inventory Control Clerk / Inventory Cycle Counter is responsible for Inventory Control, cycle counting, and food quality.


Job Title: Inventory Control Clerk / Inventory Cycle Counter

Reports To: Day Warehouse Manager

Schedule: Monday - Friday, Rotating Saturdays

Pay: Hourly


Duties & Responsibilities (include, but not limited to)

  • Solve operational problems methodically and efficiently once the challenge is brought to his/her attention.
  • Maintains accurate inventory counts on a daily basis.
  • Acts as a liaison between buyers, data processing and warehouse on all matters concerning inventory.
  • Checks for outdated product.
  • Handles salvaged products.
  • Checks inbound freight.
  • Monitors slots for damaged product.
  • Checks slotting errors.
  • Monitors rotation.
  • Monitors zero balance items.
  • DOT Discrepancy Coordination.
  • Return/RTV Coordination.
  • Internal Use tracking.
  • Recall Team.
  • Post Cycle Research.
  • Back Up Receiver/Driver Check In/Cubiscan/Route Cubing.
  • Any other tasks as assigned by management.
  • Willing to work additional hours, holidays and weekends as requested.
  • Must pass all pre-employment screens.

Language Skills:

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as procedure manuals, work instructions, and software manuals.
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Ability to speak and communicate well with customers, vendors, and team members.

Mathematical Skills

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
  • Understanding and proficient with formulas to create spreadsheets within Microsoft Excel.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Job Attributes:

  • Attention to accuracy and detail; must be able to accurately keep records and possess organizational skills.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Software (Excel, Word).
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize workload, and effectively delegate in a fast-paced changing environment.
  • Highly developed communication (verbal and written) and listening skills, including refined interpersonal skills.
  • Highly developed analytical and decision-making skills.
  • Displays professionalism, respect, a good work ethic, and is accountable for one's actions.
  • Punctuality and reliability.

Physical Requirements Other duties may be assigned:

Representative of the requirements to perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made per ADA regulations.

  • Ability to work in cooler temperature zones as low as -20 degrees.
  • Ability to routinely lift/move up to 65 pounds, occasionally lifting heavier amounts.
  • Ability to maintain a moderate level of visual attention and mental concentration for significant periods of time as required.
  • Ability to operate necessary office equipment, computer software, hardware and equipment at a high level.
  • Ability to perform the following physical activities: fine manipulating with hands, talking, hearing and repetitive motions.

Education and Experience

  • High School Degree or equivalent preferred.


** Complete Job description with a detailed list of duties will be provided upon request.

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