Cycle Counting Process Control Tech

Manitowoc, WI - Manufacturing, 1400 S 41st St, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States of America Req #1743
Friday, June 17, 2022
At KI, we believe knowing our customers helps us serve them better. We listen. We observe. We understand that each customer has unique needs. So, we pride ourselves on helping our customers make smart  furniture decisions by offering expert advice, design options and personalized solutions.Since 1941, we’ve positioned KI as the furniture company that best understands the furniture industry and is committed to providing customers with the smart solutions. By targeting specific markets with solutions for business furniture, university furniture, educational furniture, healthcare furniture and government furniture, we can quickly respond to our customers’ unique needs – including the choice to procure furniture according to what fits their ordering and fulfillment process. That’s why we say we offer far more than furniture. We’re Furnishing Knowledge.

Perform and direct all cycle count activities to support and maintain inventory accuracy within the Manitowoc plant.


Cycle Count and Inventory Activities:

  • Perform physical inventory counts on a day-to-day basis following established cycle counting processes.
  • Document cycle counts in BPCS or counting worksheets, communicate discrepancies as needed to appropriate parties.
  • Investigate and problem solve discrepancies in inventories.
  • Assist with inventory special count requests outside of cycle count program as assigned by Operations Managers.
  • Perform and maintain cycle count completion and accuracy rates.
  • Responsible for development, training and deployment of all cycle count and inventory related processes and programs.
  • Coordinate and manage the inventory transfer of all outside operations (outbound components/parts).
  • Point person for Manitowoc inventory, including year-end inventory or cycle count observations with outside auditors.

Continuous Improvement Activities:

  • Recommend inventory code and frequency changes for specific parts or families of parts.
  • Participate in root cause analysis and develop recommendations to improve inventory processes and accuracy.



  •  High School Diploma or Equivalent


  • Working knowledge of or education/training on basic inventory and cycle count processes.
  • Work experience or education/training in ISO 9000 quality systems.
  • Minimum of 2 years working in the manufacturing industry preferred.


  • Possess forklift operator license or have ability to obtain a license within one month of position hire.


  • Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Word, & Excel
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Superior attention to detail
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work as a team as well as independently
  • Willingness to learn
  • Ability to follow all safety procedures
  • An understanding and ability to use BPCS system
KI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Other details

  • Job Family Manufacturing / Operations - Plant
  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Manitowoc, WI - Manufacturing, 1400 S 41st St, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, United States of America