C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Inventory Control Assistant in Newington, Connecticut

Company Overview

Davidson Specialty Foods is the largest specialty foods distributor in New England, carrying over 6,000 items in natural, organic, specialty, Kosher, and ethnic lines at their CT warehouse facility. Founded on the value of providing quality products at a level of service second to none, Davidson has been bringing value to their customers for over 36 years. Davidson Specialty Foods is one of the many companies within the C&S Family of Companies, the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation.

Working Safely is a Condition of Employment at Davidson Specialty Foods Co.Davidson Specialty Foods is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

Position Overview

As the Inventory Control Representative, you will be responsible for performing duties associated with the accuracy of the inventory. Insures all products and incoming pallets meet standards, documenting any discrepancies and recording all exceptions. Verifies and researches product short sheets, customer returns/damaged products, products not on truck, etc.


  • Maintains an accurate inventory through cycle/directed counting.

  • Researches inventory issues including, but not limited to shortages, overages, damages, product expiration dates , driver/customer returns, not on truck, etc.

  • Identifies and monitors high volume and high dollar items during shipping, cycle counting process

  • Sets up items and slots to ensure maximum efficiency for shipping and receiving.

  • Recognizes potential inventory hazards including, but not limited to storage of raw, damaged, closed dated products

  • Performs all other daily/weekly/monthly tasks, not specifically mentioned herein

  • Audit pick/reserve slots and keep rotation of product accurate, as needed.

  • Reviews and releases pallets on hold; negative pallets

  • Performs other job related duties as assigned.


  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • One year experience in distribution, logistics, warehouse

  • Ability to work independently, operate various material handling machines, and operate software systems needed to complete responsibilities

  • Ability to demonstrate basic math and PC skills

Requisition ID 6554

Job Locations US-CT-Newington

Company Davidson Specialty Foods LLC

Category Warehouse Operations

Posted Date 5/9/2017

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