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Cycle Counter

Job Id:  39542
Job Family:  Production

Belvidere, IL, US

Employment Type:  Permanent

General Accountability:

A cycle counter is responsible to count, inspect and verify on-hand inventory to achieve and maintain high level inventory accuracy and integrity.



  • Perform system generated cycle counts, verifying the quantity and product on-hand is accurate
  • Use RF Handheld Barcode Scanner to process product while cycle counting 
  • Investigates inventory discrepancies for reconciliation and inventory adjustments in the system
  • Investigates and helps determine the cause of errors for corrective action and continuous improvement
  • Operates an order picker, standup reach truck and fork truck as needed to access product
  • Works with auditors to understand cycle count procedures and perform counts required for auditing
  • Responsible to help maintain warehouse and location cleanliness while performing cycle counts
  • Be able to lift up to 50 lbs as part of the job function while using safe lifting requirements
  • Record daily productivity on Progress Control Boards per Lean Philosophy
  • Meet and exceed daily productivity and quality standards
  • Must perform within the Company Safety Program and Polices
  • Must be willing to be cross-trained in other areas in the warehouse as needed
  • Able to stand for extended periods of time, lifting multiple pounds regularly




  • Requires a high school education or equivalent



  • Previous experience with a Barcode Scanning System/handheld preferred
  • Forklift Certification preferred (order picker, reach truck) must be able to pass the forklift certification test
  • Cycle counting experience a plus






  • Must be a self-starter, motivated and focused to work independently within the established perimeters assigned.
  • Ability to follow instructions and communicate effectively
  • Some Computer Skills and basic math skills needed, able to use a calculator
  • Ability to use a piece/weight count scale
  • Attention to detail and organization skills needed
  • Learn Lean Philosophy within the organization to focus on and participate in Continuous Improvement & Learning to improve processes, efficiencies and increased profitability




  • This position is located in Belvidere, IL.
  • 0% travel

Nearest Major Market: Rockford

Job Segment: Warehouse, Forklift, RF, Manufacturing, Science