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IDEX Inventory Specialist in Cedar Falls, Iowa

If you’re looking for a special place to build or grow your career, you’ve found it. Whether you’re an experienced professional, a recent college graduate or somewhere in between, IDEX is a place where you can apply your existing skills and learn new ones in an environment where you can make an impact.

With interesting opportunities in engineering, marketing, sales, supply chain, operations, HR, finance, and more across more than 40 diverse businesses ( around the globe, chances are, we have something special for you.

Primary Function:

Ensure inventory accuracy for Viking Cedar Falls by performing daily inventory counts, managing inventory exception reports, and reconciling inventory discrepancies.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Count inventory items based on ABC stratification, using the cycle count system within the J.D. Edwards manufacturing system.

  • Perform cycle counts for Viking Cedar Falls.

  • Reconcile inventory discrepancies and document root causes.

  • Keep the Operations Accounting Manager, Purchasing and Planning Group informed of any adjustments to inventory levels that may affect the production process.

  • Work with exception reports to manage transaction discrepancies.

  • Conduct special audits as requested by the Operations Accounting Manager and other Operations or Sales personnel.

  • Perform additional inventory transactions, as requested (EOZ, inventory adjustments, return-to-stock tags).

  • Assign inventory locations when needed, including updating old/existing locations.


  • Assist with the annual physical inventory, including planning and preparation for the inventory.

  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Operations Accounting Manager.


  • Identify root cause counter measures and drive corrective actions for variances.

  • Assist in the training and development of Inventory team members.

  • Recommend standard work and best practices for cycle count procedures.


  • Assist in the EOZ disposal process, including physically disposing of the inventory.

Education and/or Experience Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Experience in a manufacturing environment is a plus.

Other Special Requirements:

  • Problem solving experiences a plus.

  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.

Computer Skills:

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products including, but not limited to, Word, Excel, and Outlook.

  • JDEdwards working knowledge, based on training provided.

Work Environment Requirements:

  • Ability to move within office and manufacturing complex.

  • Perform general office functions.

  • Ability to communicate by speech and hearing via phone and in person.

  • Visual acuity needed for close detail work and computer use.

  • General manufacturing, warehouse and office environment.

  • Extended periods of time spent on the Machine Shop floor, and in stock rooms.

Organizational Relationships:

  • Must have the ability to effectively communicate with customers, suppliers and all levels of corporate and company personnel.

  • Must be able to work well and cooperate with people of all levels of the organization. Must work closely with stock room personnel.

Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?

IDEX is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. IDEX gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other consideration or protected category made unlawful by federal, state or local laws (Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled).

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Job Family: Operations

Business Unit: Viking Pump