Inventory Control-Plant

Date:  May 26, 2023

Petaluma, CA, US, 94954

Req ID:  69115
Job Function:  Administrative/Clerical

Perdue Foods is part of Perdue Farms, a family-owned company heading into it's second century of growth and innovation. With a goal of becoming the most trusted name in premium proteins, we create products for consumers and for retail and foodservice customers around the globe, while changing the way animals are raised for food.


Tracks physical inventory of product, allocates inventory, and maintains accurate records to ensure quality, shelf life and tracking of product.  Actively involved in the company safety program and the long term and short-term goals of the department.

Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Accurately controls and tracks physical inventory of product at plant on a nightly basis.

Accurately controls and tracks physical inventory of product carried over each weekend to fully reconcile the current week’s production.

Participates in inventory process and daily audits; researches and resolves inventory discrepancies.

Maintains inventory database.

Prepares all required reports and correspondence; performs required administrative tasks (ex. sending nightly WIP inventory to email distribution list for scheduling).

Completes daily materials requisition of packaging materials in facility warehouse to ensure plant has adequate supplies for production.

Completes physical inventory on all packaging materials at plant each weekend and accurately reports to Materials Manager.

Minimum Education

High School or equivalent

Experience Requirements

0 to 2 years. Knowledge of standard software applications, such as Microsoft Office. Excellent communication and organizational skills.

Experience Preferred

Environmental Factors and Physical Requirements

Position is active. May need to move equipment or product occasionally; ability to lift, push or pull up to 50 lb. boxes and materials.  May need to access files, supplies and equipment.  Position requires an associate to have the ability to move throughout the complex and all facilities. When in a plant environment: Exposure primarily consists of wet and moist floors which include metal and plastic grating surfaces. May be exposed to temperatures of 28 degrees to 100 degrees Fahrenheit with both ambient and 100% humidity. May handle product 25 degrees to 50 degrees Fahrenheit. May be exposed to noise ranges of 50 dB to 110 db. May be exposed to all chemicals used in poultry, food, processing facility. Must wear and use protective and safety equipment required for the job as directed by the Company.


This position has a target wage of $19.23 to $27.000 per hour and is eligible for comprehensive benefits. 

Perdue Farms, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Santa Rosa
Nearest Secondary Market: Petaluma