This site uses cookies. To find out more, see our Cookies Policy

Parts Room Attendant - Chicago Racine in Chicago, IL at OSI Group

Date Posted: 8/9/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

  • Communicates with management, coworkers, and vendors in orders, exchanging, receiving, or issuing the parts, supplies, or tools. Addresses questions from mechanics and vendors regarding the suitability of parts.
  • Organizes the maintenance parts inventory and insures parts are properly identified and stored.
  • Stores stock items in bins or shelves. This may require reaching for parts on elevated shelves.
  • Operates a forklift or dolly as needed to properly move or store parts.
  • Supervises the day-to-day activity of the maintenance buyer and the process of purchasing of maintenance parts for the plant.
  • Controls and maintains adequate inventories of maintenance parts and supplies as directed by the maintenance manager.
  • Monitors and controls the disbursement of parts to mechanics.
  • Reorders maintenance parts and supplies as needed based on the minimum/maximum settings in the computerized maintenance management system or direction by the maintenance manager or maintenance supervisor.
  • Performs regular cycle counts to insure that records of on hand quantities in the maintenance management system are accurate.
  • Under direction, adds or deletes parts from inventory and reorganizes the parts room as plant equipment changes.
  • Generates reports on stockroom activities to include parts disbursements, stock outages and inventory costs.
  • Maintains overall organization and cleanliness of the parts room.
  • Generates work schedules and preventive maintenance documentation using the computerized maintenance management system as directed and insures completed work is properly documented in the maintenance management system
  • Maintain records relating to all maintenance activities using the computerized maintenance management system.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements


  • Organizational skills in order to be able to catalog and properly store maintenance parts and supplies.