Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores Inventory Control Specialist in Grand Prairie, Texas

Req ID: 108974

OBJECTIVE OF THE POSITION: Inventory Control Specialist’s will perform various duties as assigned by the DC Manager to ensure the accuracy of the inventory within a distribution environment

JOB SUMMARY: Inventory Control Specialist’s in conjunction with the DC Manager will be responsible for all aspects of inventory. This includes but is not limited to; reconciling orders, billing, inbounds, outbounds, researching OS&Ds, cycle counts, and other tasks as assigned


  • Use computers to aid with inventory control functions

  • Become a subject matter expert in various warehousing systems

  • Conduct daily inventory cycle counts

  • Work closely with DC Manager to maintain accurate inventory levels and make adjustments

  • Research OS&D related items

  • Safely operate all equipment in accordance to company policies

  • Responsible for daily safety checks of equipment

  • Maintain a clean, safe, and productive work environment in compliance with OSHA and company directives using safety first practices to remain accident-free

  • Model the Love’s core values of Focus on the Customer, Integrity, Strong Work Ethic, Innovative Thinking and Perseverance

  • Availability to work all shifts

  • Other tasks as assigned


  • Education:

  • High School Diploma or GED preferred

  • Experience:

  • Prior experience working in a distribution center/warehouse environment

  • Inventory control experience strongly preferred

  • Previous forklift experience preferred

  • Proficient in Excel and other Microsoft products


  • Skills:

  • Hard Skills: Ability to learn and operate facility equipment including computers and forklifts, Perform mathematic functions such as add, subtract, multiply, and divide

  • Soft Skills: Good verbal and written communication skills, leadership skills, strong work ethic, time management skills, organization skills, can-do attitude, and sense of urgency

  • Typical Physical Demands:

  • Regularly required to talk and hear

  • Regularly standing and walking, with bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling, climbing, and working from elevated surfaces

  • Manual dexterity sufficient to operate a computer keyboard and calculator

  • Frequently lifting/moving over 75 lbs

  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus

  • Working in non-air conditioned warehouse environment

BACKGROUND CHECKS: All offers of employment may be conditioned on receipt of a background check report and/or drug screen that is acceptable to Love’s

WORK ENVIRONMENT: While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to outdoor elements in all seasons in a distribution warehouse environment. Occasionally, the employee will also be exposed to fumes and particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration. The noise level in the work environment can be loud at times. While performing the duties, the employee is frequently exposed to dirt, dust, grime, grease, oil, gas, high-concentrated cleaning solutions.

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS: No travel is expected for this position

EEO STATEMENT: Love’s Travel Stops Inc. and Its Affiliates provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, the Company complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the Company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training

Job Function(s): Operations; Retail; Truck Tire Care

Founded in 1964 by Tom Love, Love’s Family of Companies is headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and remains entirely family owned and operated. With more than 300 locations in 40 states, Love’s approximate growth rate is 20 stores per year. Love’s has consistently ranked in the top 10 on Forbes’ Magazine’s annual listing of America’s largest privately held companies. From the first filling station in Watonga, Oklahoma, the Love’s commitment has remained the same: “Clean Places, Friendly Faces.”

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