Inventory Assistant

Independence, KS 67301, USA Req #2942
Wednesday, May 1, 2024


SUMMARY: The Inventory Assistant is capable of all functions of an Inventory Clerk in addition to issuing parts via the ERP system. The assistant is able to complete the inventory receiving process in the ERP systems for the repair of civil aviation articles in accordance with the current technical data provided in the manufacturer's instructions for continued airworthiness, services bulletins, service letters, airworthiness directives, government and industry standard practices, and other data acceptable to or approved by the FAA.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Issuing parts via ERP system.
  • Receiving process via ERP system.
  • Pulling parts dictated by pull sheets.
  • Storing and maintaining orderly parts bins.
  • Periodic inventory counts.
  • Maintain work area in a clean and efficient manner.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • 6 months to 3 years’ experience in fast pace business and/or inventory sector.
  • Demonstrates strong organizational skills.
  • Possesses physical strength necessary to lift boxes up to 25 lbs. on a regular basis.
  • Demonstrates ability using computer functions such as inventory software (ERP system)
  • Demonstrates working well within a team.
  • Is capable of employing basic math skills.
  • Exhibits ability to read, write and interpret English.
  • Demonstrates working at a fast and accurate pace.


  • Experience in cycle counting and inventory control.


  • The selected applicant will be subject to a background check and drug testing.

VSE is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, Protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
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Let us tell you why:
Time Off: Enjoy Paid Time Off to relax and recharge.
Family Support: We offer Paid Maternity Leave and Paid Bonding Leave, along with access to our Employee Assistance Program, ensuring your family’s well-being.
Education: Pursue your educational goals with Tuition Reimbursement for Undergrad, Technical, and Graduate Programs.
Financial Security: We offer a 401(k) and Employee Stock Purchase Plan to secure your financial future. Healthcare: Your health is essential, and we provide Health, Dental, and Vision Care.
Flexible Spending: Take advantage of HSA, FSA, and Dependent Care plans for added flexibility.
Insurance: We've got you covered with Short-Term and Long-Term disability insurance.
Competitive Salaries: Your hard work is rewarded with competitive salaries. Ready to be part of a company that values you as much as your skills and expertise?
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Other details

  • Job Family Operations
  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Independence, KS 67301, USA