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Inventory Specialist

First Choice Distribution
Gaylord, MN
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

First Choice Distribution is a full-service distributor of supplies required to run our customer’s business operation.  Locally owned and operated in Des Moines, IA we proudly service the Midwest.  Through a unique approach to tailored inventory solutions and best in class service, FCD resolves our customers’ needs and drives costs down.

We are looking for passionate people who can support in our company growth. 

The Vendor Managed Inventory Specialist will report to the Account Manager and serve a large growing local customer base.  This will include weekly site visits to manage, count and replenish inventory needs.  The objective will be to continually improve inventory organization, pre-implementation and implementation processes through our Vendor Managed Inventory program. The VMI Specialist will work closely with our customer to assist in end-user training and activities related to vendor managed solutions.  The VMI Specialist must be knowledgeable and always follow required safety protocol while within our customer facility.


  • Execute proper counting, order generation and machine/shelf stocking duties.
  • Assistance filling/managing vending machines
  • Occasionally perform machine maintenance at the customer's site
  • Implement customer inventory projects
  • Occasionally perform data collection at the customer's site for growth opportunities.
  • Assist customers with staging, labeling, and organizing product at a customer site.
  • Actively listens, ask questions, effectively communicates, and fully engages to provide the best customer experience.
  • Positively represent First Choice Distribution and act professionally and safely at all times
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Experience in customer service or warehouse environment
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Technical skills and experience solving problems
  • Background checks, drug screening may be required (as warranted by Company, customer, or DOT requirements in working on-site and operating equipment)
  • Have and maintain a valid driver's license in State of residence

This position is based at in Gaylord, MN. Must be authorized to work in the United States.

First Choice Distribution provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

First Choice Distribution


Gaylord, MN


Transportation and Storage