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Salient Systems

Entry Level Inventory Control and Production Assistant


Entry Level Inventory Control and Production Assistant

Job Title: Entry Level Inventory Control and Production Assistant

Location: Austin, TX

Job Summary:

Salient is an industry leading manufacturer of next generation Enterprise Security Solutions that raises the bar for anytime, anywhere access for video surveillance. Salient is seeking a Full-Time Entry-Level Inventory Control and Production Assistant for immediate employment. If you enjoy a fast-paced environment and have a desire to contribute to a team within a growing company then this is the role for you. The primary function of this position is to assist with overall Inventory Controls and Production needs. The responsibilities include shipping and receiving product, cycle counts, pulling kits and staging product for production.


  • Kit production jobs in a timely manner
  • Pull part orders to meet targeted ship dates
  • Assist with oversight of non-inventory supplies
  • Expedite materials as required to support production schedule and drop in order
  • Assist with cycle counts
  • Log, count and inspect incoming materials, including RMAs & Returns, stock all accordingly
  • Perform shipping functions

Additional Skills:

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding and carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form
  • Strong organizational skills in a fast pace environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to other employees of the organization
  • Critical Thinking Skills – an ability to identify a problem, develop a solution and implement the solution
  • Exercise FIFO practices
  • Understanding and implementation of MRP practices in a manufacturing environment

Required Skills/Education/Experience:

  • High School Graduate or GED
  • 1-2 years college and/or 1-2 years’ experience; material handler and planning, inventory controls, production assistant and planning
  • Able to lift minimum of 40 lbs.
  • Must be experienced with MS Suite

Please apply directly to Reg Miller | Director of Manufacturing