FLEX Operator - Inventory Management

BCI Surface Technologies / Bulk Chemicals Incorporated - Mohrsville, PA

Full-time | Internship


BCI is seeking candidates for a few open positions that are capable of and/or can learn several different functions. The Flex Operator will have manufacturing and warehouse duties along with duties in one or more specialty fields (below). Daily activity will be directed by a supervisor and may entail hands-on, informational, and other activities as directed (based on ability and specialty).

Specialty Fields

  • Transportation / CDL
  • Maintenance and Process Engineering
  • Waste Water and Other Solid Waste Operations
  • Environmental, Health, Safety, Security, and Sustainability
  • Quality and Continuous Improvement
  • Inventory Management

About the company:

Founded in 1974, Bulk Chemicals Incorporated (BCI) is headquartered in Reading, PA. BCI is a leading supplier of pretreatment products and chemical manufacturing services for the metal processing industry. BCI is focused on environmentally-friendly chemical technologies that will meet the strict demands of today’s green initiatives while still being cost-effective for our customers. Here are a few more reasons to work for BCI:

  • Stable (year-round) work with competitive pay commiserate with experience
  • 15 days Paid Time Off (prorated 1st year), plus 10 company holidays (2019)
  • 100% investment match up to 6%, vested immediately: 401k available after 6 months
  • 100% company paid/provided: Highmark Blue Shield medical insurance, low deductible and includes self, +spouse, +children, and/or family coverage
  • 100% company paid/provided: Short term disability insurance
  • 100% company paid/provided: AD&D insurance
  • 100% company paid/provided: Life insurance for eligible employees
  • Dental, vision, long term disability, and other coverage available at a reasonable cost
  • Ability to increase compensation with increased contribution and skill

Job Responsibilities:

This position will work in multiple functions, including manufacturing, warehouse, and the following specialty field. Typical job activities are as follows:

Responsibilities: Production (required)

  • Read and execute batch tickets: understand material/equipment needs
  • Measure wet and dry chemicals and blend into mixture
  • Understand and use appropriate PPE
  • Perform tasks in a safe, orderly, and timely manner
  • Organize and kit raw materials; otherwise assist as needed in production

Responsibilities: Warehouse (required)

  • Experience loading/unloading trailers considering product classification and weight distribution.
  • Manually or with forklift, find and transport material from/to warehouse locations
  • Ensure organization and cleanliness of warehouse and production areas
  • Log, scan, and otherwise track inventory by product and location

Responsibilities: Inventory Management (specialty)

  • Use ERP system and physical checks for current inventory levels and needs
  • Perform inventory audits and cycle counts
  • Create daily needs assessment and create BOLs as needed
  • Suggest and adjust standard inventory levels based on trends

Job Types: Full-time, Internship


  • Chemical or chemical industry: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Forklift Operator: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Manufacturing: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Warehouse: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Inventory Management: 1 year (Preferred)
  • inventory audit or cycle counting: 1 year (Preferred)
  • ERP system: 1 year (Preferred)


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Driver's License (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Additional Compensation:

  • Other forms

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off
  • Flexible schedule
  • Professional development assistance

Pay Frequency:

  • Bi weekly or Twice monthly

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
  • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects

Company's website:

  • https://www.bulkchemicals.us/