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MSC Industrial Supply Co. Cycle Counter - 6:00 am - 2:30 pm in Elkhart, Indiana

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Requisition ID :12425

Employment Type :Full Time

Job Category :Warehouse / Distribution

Work Location :Elkhart, IN (Whse)

State or Province :Indiana (US-IN)

Potential Work Location :United States : Indiana : Elkhart

Cycle Counter - 1st Shift - Monday - Friday - 6:00 am - 2:30 pm

Compensations $17.25 / hr. HOW YOU’LL CONTRIBUTE

  • Operates advanced warehouse vehicles (i.e., turret truck and/or order picker).

  • Verifies products using item numbers, descriptions, and quantity.

  • Scans labels into warehouse computer system.

  • Identifies items using visual inspections, reference manuals or measuring instruments.

  • Counts items. Updates warehouse computer systems using warehouse specific commands and functions.

  • Enters data to generate accurate department reports. Cycle counts bins as required.

  • Counts: audit trails, overstock trails and bin to zero trail.

  • Alerts supervisor regarding items that look out of place.

  • Performs to specified productivity and quality expectations.

  • Participates in work clean program. Performs all duties within safety guidelines.

  • Validates Inventory Reports (i.e. adjustment reports, packslip modifications, bin difference and out of balance reports).Returns merchandise to stock (i.e., overages to shipping, dropped items, misplaced items, etc.)

  • Fosters the MSC Culture in the department and throughout the company to ensure unity of purpose and fulfillment of MSC’s mission. Loads, unloads, moves product by hand or skid. Operates basic warehouse vehicles (i.e., electric pallet jack and/or forklift). Visually inspects boxes and product for damage or improper packaging. Puts away product into bins, overstock or racks. Removes/cleans refuse from various warehouse departments. In order to meet customer service requirements, associates can be temporarily re-assigned to other warehouse functions. Participates in special projects and performs additional duties as required.


  • The motivated individual we seek should have these qualifications.

  • Basic computer skills

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Valid state driver’s license, in some instances

  • Willingness to work overtime to meet customer’s needs

  • Internal certification to drive powered equipment within specified time requirements

  • Internal certification to pick DOT-regulated items, if required

  • Physical demands to successfully perform essential job functions (reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with disabilities): standing, walking, lifting materials up to 75 pounds (individual or team), carrying, pushing, pulling, climbing stairs, climbing using legs and arms, balancing, stooping, kneeling, repeated bends, reaching high and low, repetitive twisting or pressure involving wrist and hands, hearing, seeing (depth perception and peripheral vision), mental coordination, mental alertness for entire shift, ability to wear personal protective equipment as required, and ability to operate at heights up to 50 feet


  • Training and growth opportunities

  • Weekends off

  • Paid time off including holidays

  • Incentive bonuses and shift differential

  • Medical, dental, vision, and company-matched 401(k)

    Why MSC? People. Collaboration. Insight. That’s how you build something that works. Built on a foundation of trust, MSC works side by side with our customers to help them drive business results. With more than one million product offerings and 75+ years of experience across industries, MSC strives to help our customers achieve greater productivity, profitability, and growth through inventory management and other innovative supply chain solutions. We care about our associates and have programs in place to help our 6,500+ team members achieve their potential.

    When you join our team, you will receive rewards and recognition for your contributions, training and professional development opportunities, Associate Inclusion Circles: Women, Pride, Black, Veterans, HOLA and DisABLEd as well as a variety of benefits to support you and your family's health, well-being, and financial future. If you are inspired to learn, take risks, and succeed as a team, you can build a better career at MSC.

    Equal Opportunity Statement: At MSC, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all qualified applicants and our associates without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or any category protected by applicable law. By applying to this job you agree to the Application and Acknowledgment Declaration terms. Click HERE ( to review.