Inventory Specialist


Ames, IA, US, 50010

Job Category:  Marketing and Sales
Brand:  Colorbiotics
Job Type:  Full Time
Work Location:  On-Site
Contract Type:  Permanent

Master Builders Solutions is a global brand of advanced chemical solutions for construction. Our comprehensive construction chemicals portfolio includes concrete admixtures, waterproofing solutions, concrete repair and protection solutions, performance grouts and performance flooring solutions.


We constantly strive to solve tomorrow’s challenges through our talented people, sound science, innovation, and communication with our global partners. We provide new solutions to satisfy industry demand for specific structure strengths, while understanding the need for sustainability, and environmental consciousness.


We are looking to hire an Inventory Specialist at our Ames, IA location


This is just a high-level overview of the role we need you to fill for us

The Inventory Specialist is responsible for checking shipments going in and out of the company and ensuring that all orders are delivered correctly. They must also report any issues with inventory management systems or other employees to their managers so they can resolve these problems quickly.


These skills and experiences will make you a good fit for this role

    • Responsibilities
      • Maintain warehouse facility organization
      • Maintain shipping materials
        • Processes order requests for additional materials
      • Receive in all shipments
        • Enters parts into inventory system
        • Follows procedure to receive parts in
        • Stocks parts on to appropriate shelf or drawer
      • Process orders from Customer Service/ Prints pick sheet
        • Pulls parts / processes order
        • Arranges / quotes freight
        • Follows procedure for picking / shipment of parts
      • Packages orders for shipment & Removes item for System by doing a Goods Issue
        • Constructs needed crates or boxes for part shipment
        • Labels packages for shipment
        • Coordinates with freight carriers on pickup times and location
      •  Assemble kits
        • Complete assembly of kits for inventory
      • Cycle Counts
        • Preform inventory Cycle Counts Per Direction of Supervisor
      • Cross-training
        • Be cross trained in the role of Warehouse Supervisor


    • Skills
      • Warehouse / Inventory experience preferred
      • Basic understanding of equipment / electrical / mechanical preferred
      • Detail oriented
      • Highly organized
      • Good communication skills
        • Both verbal and via email
      • Proficient with various software
        • Microsoft Office software
          • Excel
          • Word
          • PowerPoint
        • SAP
        • Inventory management software
      • Proficient in both reading and understanding
        • Parts data sheets
        • Spreadsheets
        • Electrical schematics ( would be nice )
      • Forklift certified or capable of getting certification
      • Physical capabilities
        • Lifting
        • Kneeling
        • Standing
        • Pushing / pulling
        • Experienced in use of hand tools ( box/crate construction )



What we can offer you as an employee of Master Builder Solutions


The total rewards that you receive as a Master Builder Solutions employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you’ll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.


Our work environment is very rewarding, in fact, second to none. Master Builders Solutions supports employee involvement through collaborative thinking and teamwork, while ensuring the safest work environment for all. We reward our employees with a challenging work environment, continued enrichment through educational development, and lifelong learning.


  • We want to empower our team mates to make the best decision possible based on their personal experiences
  • We want our employees to take ownership of their roles and responsibilities
  • We want everyone to take positive action towards a rewarding goal
  • We want everyone to provide leadership to those around them regardless of their role within the company


Come BUILD YOUR CAREER with Master Builders Solutions!


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status.