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Zekelman Industries Storeroom Supervisor in Chicago, Illinois

Wheatland Tube Chicago, a division of Zekelman Industries, is seeking a Storeroom Supervisor for our facility located in Chicago, IL. The Storeroom Supervisor reports directly to the Maintenance Manager. Responsible for managing the storeroom inventory and storeroom personnel.


  • Maintains, receives, disburses and requisitions storeroom materials and updates inventory records using various transactions within SAP including but not limited to: Goods Receipts, MRP records, Inventory Cycle Counts, Vendor Info Records, and Goods Movement.

  • Receives, disburses and requisitions, stores material and maintains inventory/records.

  • Assists with purchases for stores inventory and is responsible for establishing storeroom procedures and computerization through SAP

  • Responsible for writing purchase requisitions for storeroom material and supplies when inventory quantities are reduced below requirements, maintains necessary catalogs and parts lists as references when ordering materials. Obtains information from operating and maintenance personnel regarding new spare and/or replacement parts to be ordered.

  • Handle and record movements of incoming & outgoing storeroom materials

  • Responsible for follow-up with suppliers to ensure deliveries, mails or tags material as required and stores same

  • Supervises storeroom personnel and implements procedures and protocol in accordance with Zekelman purchasing policy and related SAP assigned roles.

  • Establish good relationships with various vendors, assisting in delivery/receipt of goods.

  • Manages routine inventory cycle counts schedules for storeroom personnel using ABC designation for identifying critical spares. Assists in physical annual inventories.

  • Assists in the resolution of any inventory issues or questions.

  • Assigns work duties based on schedule requirements and follow up on progress of completion.

  • Trains and monitors storeroom personnel. Facilitates team meetings when necessary to ensure all storeroom personnel update with any new information or training.

  • Responsible for any special projects as assigned by the Maintenance Manager.

  • Comply with Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Lock Out and all other safety requirements.

  • Follow protocol in accordance to local, state and federal requirements such as OSHA, EEO, and DOT.


  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Previous Wheatland Tube Storeroom experience

  • Ability to read, write, and communicate effectively

  • Experience with computer programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel, and production management systems

  • Solid organizational skills; attention to detail a must

  • Regular, full-time, predictable onsite attendance per the posted schedule is an essential function of this role

  • Lead and promote health and safety work practices as required by regulatory agencies and company policy


  • Ability to lift, climb, bend, stoop, push and pull.

  • Must be able to lift 60lbs.

  • Stand for 10-12 hours

  • Manufacturing/ Industrial work environment

  • Other physical requirements as needed for job

Zekelman Industries offers competitive compensation and excellent benefits, including low cost, high quality medical and dental benefits.  In addition, we have an amazing tuition assistance program, a bonus plan, a 401(k) plan with a generous company match, immediate vesting and much more.


We are Zekelman Industries.

We manufacture superior quality tubular and related products and provide outstanding service for our valued customers.

We seek to continuously advance the skills and opportunities of our employees, utilizing the latest technology and management tools available to consistently increase profitability and the enterprise value of Zekelman Industries and of our customers.

ID: 2020-2455

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Street: 4435 S Western Blvd