Newell Brands Coleman - Inventory Controller I, 3rd Shift in New Braunfels, Texas

Live, Learn, Work and Play

At Coleman our vision is to be the leading outdoor recreation company in the U.S. by developing high-quality, innovative products that enhance the enjoyment of the outdoors and create lasting memories.


Summary: This position is responsible providing material control services which include: providing prime unit service to assembly lines and sub-assembly operations, release of parts from vendors, produce monthly audit sheets, perform final verification of raw materials, component parts and/or products received; and, assign or convey the items to designated area.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Perform final verification of raw materials, component parts and /or products.

  • Signs or secures signature for received or shipped materials and makes proper notifications.

  • Completes all steps necessary to maintain accurate records of stock disposition.

  • Observes for and documents all damaged materials.

  • Coordinate the return of rejected or damaged parts.

  • Maintains the appropriate level of stock inventory.

  • Complete and maintain vendor releases as assigned to support production schedule while keeping inventory to a minimum.

  • Communicate with and release parts from vendors by phone, e-mail or fax as necessary.

  • Determines and affixes identifying information to products such as stock numbers.

  • Produce accurate cycle count audit sheets of designated parts at designated times.

  • Assist in maintaining stock location system, stock area organization and inventory processes to keep excess inventory to a minimum.

  • Responsible for all work in process including inventory locations, storage, count, and movement of product.

  • Unload tanker trucks or railcars as assigned.

  • Handles materials to and from designated areas and workstations.

  • Manual loading and unloading of raw material, component parts and or product as necessary.

  • Routes and safely operates material transporting equipment as necessary to move material or products to designated areas.

  • Verify counts, part numbers, serial numbers, lot numbers and block units as necessary.

  • Takes accurate readings of storage silos or tanks and obtains material samples as required.

  • Assist in keeping work area neat, clean and organized.

  • Coordinate training sessions with all Inventory Controllers.

  • Supports and maintains a safe workplace, including observing all safety rules.

  • Supports Continuous Improvement/Lean initiatives


Job Requirements

  • 2 6 months warehouse experience preferred

  • Strong mathematical skills

  • Must be able to occasionally lift 30 lbs. repeatedly

  • Must maintain neat appearance

  • Must be flexible in working overtime, different shifts and weekends

  • Must be a Coleman trained forklift/clamp lift licensed operator

  • Must withstand exposure to heat and cold

  • Detail oriented, accurate and possess good organizational skills


  • Oral Communication - Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listens and gets clarification; responds well to questions.

  • Teamwork - Gives and welcomes feedback; contributes to building a positive team spirit; puts success of team above own interests; able to build morale and group commitments to goals and objectives.

  • Organizational Support - Follows policies and procedures; completes administrative tasks correctly and on time.

  • Ethics - Keeps commitments; works with integrity and ethically; upholds organizational values.

  • Written Communication - Writes clearly and informatively; able to read and interpret written information.

  • Quality Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness

Equal Employment Opportunity

We participate in E-Verify.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

COMPANY: The Coleman Company, Inc.

Requisition Id: 112558

Location: TX - New Braunfels