Supervisor, Inventory Control (Inventory, 1st Shift)


Indianapolis, IN, US

Requisition ID:  8045
Company:  Epson America, Inc

Salary Range: $65,000 - $80,000/year

Department: Inventory 

Shift: 1st

Schedule: Monday - Friday, 5:45am - 2:15pm

Some overtime may be required to fulfill job duties. 

About Epson

Epson is a global technology leader dedicated to connecting people, things and information with its original efficient, compact and precision technologies. With a lineup that ranges from inkjet printers and digital printing systems to 3LCD projectors, smart glasses, sensing systems and industrial robots, the company is focused on driving innovations and exceeding customer expectations in inkjet, visual communications, wearables and robotics.


Employee Benefits

We offer an outstanding benefits package, including:

  • Comprehensive medical, dental, vision, and prescription drug coverage effective Day 1
  • Generous paid time off, including sick time, vacation, and holidays
  • Income protection plans, including life insurance and short-term and long-term disability programs paid by the company
  • Bonus program for all employees
  • Financial security plans including a 401K plan with company matching and a retirement plan
  • Educational reimbursement, employee assistant program (EAP), adoption assistance, employee discounts and much more!


Principal Accountabilities
In addition to the following Epson's policies and procedures, principle accountabilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Supervises assigned functions related to the physical shipping and receiving of inventory to ensure that all records are accurately maintained, inventory properly controlled, and orders filled in an efficient and timely manner.
  • Participates in development of shipping and receiving, quality, and rework processes to ensure maximum efficiencies are gained and performance standards are met.
  • Coordinate inbound and outbound carrier schedules and appointments to meet targeted time frames.
  • Communicates and ensures adherence to customer compliance requirements for all outbound shipments.
  • Recommends improvements for space utilization within designated area.
  • Prepares reports and communicates performance results to team and management.
  • Actively supports, and executes safety, security, and facility maintenance programs.
  • Accurately maintains and approves payroll records.
  • Accountable for the effective use of warehouse management systems within assigned area to maximize efficient use of labor, and meet shipping, inventory, and customer service goals.  
  • Makes recommendations for the continuous improvement of the system’s utilization.
  • Ensures adherence to Quality Management Systems (ISO 9001-2000) and Environmental Management Systems (ISO 14001) programs.
  • Participates in third party audits of the systems.
  • Serves as an ISO team member.
  • Responsible for hiring, motivating, evaluating, developing group/department personnel.
  • Provides coaching and mentoring to team members.
  • Advises management and provides recommendations on personnel and problem issues ( that require escalation).
  • Builds strong relationships with peers and Senior Managers to best meet company goals and objectives.
  • Manages and leverages relationships with vendors for a specific product/service (best price, best product, etc).
  • Operates within budgetary constraints, participates in the development of annual budget forecasts; participates in updating and reconciling operating and budget plans as required.
  • Develops and maintains written departmental standards and procedures.
  • Directly contributes to development of tactical and annual operating plans, defining goals and objectives for the group.



  • Previous supervisory experience in a distribution center or warehouse required.  
  • Previous experience in inventory management is required. 

The starting annual base pay for this role is between USD $65,000 and $80,000 per year. Please note that this position’s salary range may include multiple levels. The actual base is dependent upon many factors, such as: training, transferable skills, work experience, business needs and market demands. The base pay range is subject to change and may be modified in the future.
Epson America, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability and protected veteran status, as well as any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis

Job Segment: Shipping and Receiving, Payroll, Warehouse, Inventory, Facilities, Operations, Finance, Manufacturing