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Warehouse Specialist

Date: Jan 11, 2018

Location: Mojave, CA, US

Company: nrg

NRG is the leading integrated power company in the U.S., built on the strength of our diverse competitive electric generation portfolio and leading retail electricity platform. A Fortune 500 company, NRG creates value through best-in-class operations, reliable and efficient electric generation, and a retail platform serving residential and commercial businesses. Working with electricity customers large and small, we implement sustainable solutions for producing and managing energy, developing smarter energy choices and delivering exceptional service as our retail electricity providers serve almost three million residential and commercial customers throughout the country.

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Manages warehouse inventory and procures materials and services.


  • Knowledge of procedures for purchasing, receiving, maintaining, and issuing material.
  • Receives material from vendors and common carriers by unloading trucks, and issuing material.
  • Checks material for quantity, physical condition, weight, and capacity.
  • Complete necessary tasks to secure material in inventory control (verify information, create class bin, data entry, etc.).
  • Assist in implementing inventory control techniques.




  • Experience in warehousing, procurement, and inventory management responsibilities preferred.
  • Experience working with SAP or other computerized inventory management system.
  • Knowledge of inventory management policies and practices.
  • Establish and maintain a positive and professional working relationship with all individuals
  • Operate personal computer with technical proficiency of standard business software
  • Read, create and follow written policies and procedures
  • Read, write and understand English
  • Complete tasks on time without direct supervision.
  • Operate effectively in a team environment.
  • Knowledge of hazardous material handling procedures.
  • Operate Company vehicles and equipment (e.g. forklift, plant vehicles, etc.) and maintain operating licenses and certifications. Valid driver license is required.
  • Obtain with training and experience a CDL Class A license, DOT HAZMAT certification, etc. for making deliveries with a tractor/trailer if required.
  • Knowledge of common wind plant materials.
  • Inspect and maintain material handling equipment and machinery.
  • Transport material between warehouse and site locations and maintain logs.
  • Create releases, prepare and ship material to vendor for repair; store and maintain pending repair material.
  • Arrange and ship hazardous materials to other locations, prepare documents and maintains logs.
  • Expedite material as required.
  • Maintain inventory records and complete inventory reconciliation.
  • Perform quality control tasks.
  • Identify and correct discrepancies in material and material storage.
  • Perform inventory audits and make adjustment.






  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Minimum of one-year general experience in purchasing, inventory management, accounting, sales or related business field.
  • Knowledge of purchasing policies, procedures, and practices.
  • Knowledge of general inquiry process and quotation/proposal evaluation methods.
  • Knowledge of standard terms and conditions used for procurement/contracts/sales as applicable.
  • Knowledge of general inventory control and management terms and concepts.
  • Ability to organize and prioritize.


Working Conditions


  • Normal office environment and/or plant environment, including working at heights, high/low ambient temperatures and high humidity areas.
  • Requires valid license to operate a motor vehicle
  • Requires standing, sitting, walking, kneeling, twisting, climbing stairs and ladders, and entering plant equipment to access, inspect, or collect data on plant equipment
  • Lift, carry, position and use tools and/or equipment (weighing up to 50 lbs.) in awkward positions, stoop and bend.
  • Occasionally requires wearing personal protective safety equipment (respirators, safety glasses, hard hat, appropriate footwear, ear plugs, etc.)
  • May be required to work around hazardous materials and chemicals
  • Occasionally requires lifting as appropriate to perform duties and responsibilities.
  • Work overtime and non-standard working hours as required

NRG Energy is committed to a drug and alcohol free workplace.  To the extent permitted by law and any applicable collective bargaining agreement, employees are subject to periodic random drug testing, and post-accident and reasonable suspicion drug and alcohol testing. EOE AA M/F/Protected Veteran Status/Disability
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Level, Title and/or Salary may be adjusted based on the applicant's experience or skills.

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Nearest Major Market: Bakersfield

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