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Date:  Sep 14, 2023
Req ID:  32411

Benton, AR, US, 72015

Anticipated Starting Salary:  $26,033.90

Position Number: 22099243 
County: Saline 
Posting End Date: 12/31/23 

Anticipated Starting Salary: $26,033.90 


The Department of Human Services is a place for people passionate about serving others and changing lives for the better. We care for Arkansans of all ages and ensure places like child care centers and nursing homes are safe. We are the safety net for the most vulnerable Arkansans. Whether you answer the phones, take applications, protect children, or help care for residents or patients at one of our facilities, you make a difference by working at DHS. Plus, working for the State has great perks, including a pension, maternity leave, paid state holidays, and much more. At DHS, we take care of our employees so you can help care for others.


Hiring Manager – Delbert Kesterson


Special Working Conditions/Preferences: Position is located at the Arkansas Health Center in Benton, AR. This position starts at a Special Entry Rate of $31,892.00/Annually. May require lifting and carrying items up to 20 pounds This position requires 2 years inventory control experience as well as contract knowledge, 2 years auditing experience, and excellent computer skills are required.

Position Information

Class Code: V027C

Grade: GS03


Salary Range: $26,034.00 - $37,749.00


The Inventory Control Technician is responsible for receiving, recording, and distributing inventory and supplies. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency/institution policy.


Processes orders for inventory and maintains information in designated databases. Receives incoming freight, supplies, and packages from various vendors. Verifies orders and checks condition of items. Records received inventory and tags and stores items, as required. Ensures delivery of materials to requesting department or agency. Performs tasks, using standard operating equipment and computer programs to prepare forms, correspondence, reports, and other documents. Greets customers, screens incoming calls, answers questions, or refers caller to appropriate area. Assists with scheduled inventory audits. Performs other duties as assigned.



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of general inventory control procedures and equipment. Ability to maintain supplies and inventory records. Ability to perform basic mathematical computations. Ability to operate standard office equipment.

Minimum Qualifications

The formal education equivalent of a high school diploma; plus one year of experience in inventory control or related area. Additional requirements determined by the agency for recruiting purposes require review and approval by the Office of Personnel Management. OTHER JOB RELATED EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE MAY BE SUBSTITUTED FOR ALL OR PART OF THESE BASIC REQUIREMENTS, EXCEPT FOR CERTIFICATION OR LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS, UPON APPROVAL OF THE QUALIFICATIONS REVIEW COMMITTEE.



The State of Arkansas is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, age, disability, citizenship, national origin, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law.

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