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- 1) Compiles and maintains material and parts inventory and status information to expedite movement of material and parts between production areas, according to predetermined production schedules and order priorities: Reads production schedules, inventory reports, and work orders to determine type and quantity of materials required, availability of stock, and order priority.
- 2) Confers with department supervisors to determine overdue material and parts and to inform supervisors of material status.
- 3) Locates and distributes materials to specified production areas, manually or using handcart, handtruck, or forklift.
- 4) Records and maintains perpetual inventory of quantity and type of materials and parts received, stocked, and distributed, manually or using computer.
- 5) Compiles and maintains records, such as material inventory records, production records, and timecards, manually or using computer.
- 6) May direct INDUSTRIAL-TRUCK OPERATOR or MATERIAL HANDLER to expedite transfer of materials from stock area to production areas.
- 7) May examine material received, verify part numbers, and check discrepancies, such as damaged or unmarked parts.
- 8) May compare work ticket specifications to material used at work stations to verify appropriate assignment.
- 9) May drive truck to outlying work areas to check status of orders or to deliver materials.
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