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Shipper/Receiver/Inventory Control

Date: Feb 1, 2019

Location: Andover, MA, US, 01810

Company: Sloan Valve Company

Req ID:  6001  


Sloan is the world’s leading manufacturer of commercial plumbing systems and has been in operation since 1906. We are at the forefront of the green building movement and provide sustainable restroom solutions.  We manufacture water-efficient products including flush valves, electronic faucets, soap dispensing and sink systems along with vitreous china fixtures for commercial, industrial and institutional markets worldwide.



We have an immediate need for a Shipper/Receiver/Inventory Control at our location in West Newton, MA. This individual is responsible for shipping, receiving materials and maintaining the stockroom.



  • Ship finished goods and other items as required, including international and hazmat shipments. This includes doing Bills of Ladings, packing material for shipment and SAP transactions.
  • Inspect packages received for visual damage. Confirm part count against purchase orders or transfer orders. Match supplier P/N with approved supplier P/N in SAP for non-inspection items. Transact orders in SAP. Put away parts in stocking location or inspection area.
  • When receiving LTL shipments confirm skid – box counts
  • Maintain Kanban for production lines.
  • For parts that go through inspection and have been approved; transact the parts to stockroom location in SAP and move to stocking location.
  • Support Material Manager in doing Cycle counts. 
  • Kit for engineering builds and low volume builds as needed.
  • Keep stock room area organized and clean.  This includes stock area, loading dock, and loading bay area (including snow removal if needed).
  • Maintain inventory for expensed items. Check inventory of expensed parts weekly.  Issue parts as required in SAP.  
  • When Material Manager is on PTO, backflush finished goods in SAP, release transfer orders to ship, work with Material Analysts on component parts that need to be ordered. 
  • Work with Material Manager to file damage claims with carriers when needed.
  • Follow defined work producers.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as required.



  • Experience working in shipping and receiving departments.
  • Understanding of shipping, procedures for LTL, international shipments, and small package shipping.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to use forklift
  • Understanding of material management including cycle counting, purchase orders, first in first out procedures, shipping.
  • Able to work overtime if needed
  • High school degree required.
  • Knowledge of Excel a plus.
  • Experience using SAP system a plus.


We offer a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, including:

  • Medical, dental, vision, Rx coverage for employee plus eligible dependents
  • Life and AD & D insurance, dependent life insurance, long term disability, and HSA, FSA
  • Employer matching 401K, PTO, holidays, EAP, and wellness programs.


We Are Proud Partners With the Chicago Cubs:

We are a Legacy Partner of the Chicago Cubs and we are proud to be the organization’s official water efficiency partner! Through this relationship, which includes the naming rights to Sloan Park, the Cubs’ Spring Training facility in Mesa, Arizona, we have had the opportunity to promote our brand and continue our water conservation efforts in the city of Chicago and around the world




For additional company information please visit our website at

We Are An Equal Opportunity Employer.

Nearest Major Market: Boston

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