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Mesa, AZ 85212

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Posted: Mar 22, 2022

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Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there’s no telling what you could accomplish. The people here at Apple don’t just craft products – they build the kind of wonder that’s revolutionized entire industries. It’s the diversity of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it. We are seeking an Inventory Control Specialist to join a team of Data Center Technicians who are responsible for the installation and maintenance of thousands of application servers, load balancers, storage systems, and network equipment. We are looking for an individual with experience in a large environment who likes to be challenged in a very fast paced organization. Apple’s Data Center Operations Team is an exciting, fast paced, ever growing and changing environment supporting millions of customers. This team is responsible for deploying and maintaining equipment related to Apple’s internet facing applications.

Key Qualifications

Prior inventory management and or supply chain experience
Familiarity with ERP and manual inventory practices
Ability to communicate and execute in a fast paced environment
Process improvement and standardization
Experience working with multifunctional teams and providing peer leadership
Highly motivated self-starter that is able to work independently, meet assigned deadlines and handle various tasks at one time in an ambiguous and dynamic environment


The Inventory Control Specialist ensures accountability and security of inventory through transaction documentation, process, procedure verification, and system review. Provides daily guidance and leadership to a small team of inventory control technicians. Forecasts data center consumable inventory needs in collaboration with the planning team. Collaborates with local cross functional onsite teams and with peers in remote locations to improve and standardize processes. Conducts physical inventories and leads cycle counts. Analyzes and corrects cycle count discrepancies. Oversees Foreign Trade Zone processes and compliance measure. Responsibilities: Prepare and maintain records of all inventory and providing regular inventory reports to management Provide input to forecasting, budgeting, and purchasing processes for data center consumables Maintains Foreign Trade Zone processes which includes auditing, training, coaching and organizing procedures and documentation Provide daily direction, training, and oversight to the inventory control team Daily operations and inventory room oversight using Lean and 5S principles Develop, document, and improve operational policies and procedures Develop, refine, and report key performance indicators to measure operational performance and process compliance. Use KPIs to further refine operational policies and procedures Maintains inventory accuracy though cycle counts and physical inventory programs. Investigating inventory shortages and discrepancies Ensures compliance to inventory processes and procedures

Education & Experience

Bachelors degree preferred

Additional Requirements

Experience with SAP, Excel, inventory management software, and inventory tracking practices