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Supply Chain Specialist I

Cox Communications Inc
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
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*Primary Location: *7401 Florida Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA, USA
*Division: *Cox Communications
*Job Level: *Individual Contributor
*Travel: *No
*Schedule: *Full-time
*Shift: *Day Job
*Requisition Number: *202103822
The Supply Chain Specialist I plans, implements and controls the efficient, effective flow and storage of goods, services, and related information from the point of origin to the point of consumption in order to meet internal customers requirements. Responsible for the purchase of telecommunications equipment, parts, and related goods and services to meet the needs of the Company nationwide. Manages the corporate Logistics, Warehouse, and Bar Coding processes. Develops and implements Inventory Control systems, policies and procedures in a Shared Services environment. Maintains primary oversight of corporate contract negotiations for purchase agreements and service level agreements.
Responsibilities include:

* Receive materials from Primary Distribution Centers (PDCs), execute cross-dock operations, stock shelves, and complete paperwork.
* Unload incoming materials and stock as needed.
* Operate bar code readers to tag all CPE and materials received and/or assess status changes.
* May enter inventory transactions into inventory database.
* Pull inventory to fulfill requisitions as needed.
* Pack customer orders according to specifications.
* Perform tagging, packing and shipping activities according to schedule.
* Use computer programs designed to support various warehouse functions (receiving, testing, shipping, etc.).
* Assist in performing periodic warehouse inventories, and at higher levels may assist in researching discrepancies and taking corrective action.
* Assist with damaged freight claims.
* Operate warehouse heavy equipment as needed for picking, packing, and shipping operations.
* May be required to have basic knowledge of billing system.
* Provide pickup, delivery, and loading/unloading of CPE, materials, equipment, and mail through safely operating fleet vehicles.
* Inspect truck for defects and safe operating condition before, during and after trips and submit report on the condition of the truck at the end of each trip.
* Check shipping papers to determine the nature of load and to check for the presence of hazardous materials.
* Ensure that all shipment documentation required to move with shipment is available for inspection and that appropriate paperwork accompanies shipment when delivered.
* Ensure accuracy of both inbound and outbound orders.
* Document defect logs and other problems, tracking what percentage of orders or goods fail to pass quality assurance compliance, and certifying the products that do meet quality standards.
* Report any frequent problems regarding the quality of goods to the Fulfillment Supervisor.
* Develop, implement, and execute quality management procedures and systems.
* 2+ years of related work experience (e.g., warehouse operations)
* Aptitude to learn how to operate warehouse equipment (pallet jack, stretch wrap machine, etc.)
* Must have a valid drivers license
* Ability to operate a standard truck/vehicle
* Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
* Forklift and scissor lift certifications are required
* Knowledge & experience with basic warehouse software/systems
* Must have strong reasoning skills to identify inventory issues and understand best course of action
Qualifications:
* 1+ years of related work experience (e.g., warehouse operations)
* Must have a valid drivers license
* Ability to operate a standard truck/vehicle
* Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
Preferred:

* Forklift and scissor lift certifications
* Knowledge & experience with basic warehouse software/systems
* Aptitude to learn how to operate warehouse equipment (pallet jack, stretch wrap machine, etc.)

Who We Are
*About Cox Communications*
Cox Communications is committed to creating meaningful moments of human connection through broadband applications and services. The largest private telecom company in America, we proudly serve six million homes and businesses across 18 states. Were dedicated to empowering others to build a better future and celebrate diverse products, people, suppliers, communities and the characteristics that makes each one unique.

*About Cox *
We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, [visit our benefits page](http://jobs.coxenterprises.com/life-at-cox/benefits/).
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.
Posted: 2021-09-17 Expires: 2021-11-20
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