Lead Supply Technician (Army Aviation)

Job Summary: The Lead Supply Technician performs limited aspects of technical supply management work (e.g., inventory management, storage management, cataloging, property utilization) related to depot, local, or other supply activities.

Responsible for inventory management of decentralized and decontrolled items, including supplies, and equipment.

Responsible for material coordination for special programs, maintenance, or production shops.

Responsible for cataloging supply channels of a particular agency or field establishment.

Works within a framework of established supply regulations, policies, and procedures, or other governing supply management guidelines.

Deals with a variety of operating officials regarding limited aspects of program needs of the organization serviced.

Contacts may relate to inventory requirements in a stable or standardized organization and to the adequate description or identification of less complex items which are new to the system.

May contact representatives of commercial firms to obtain information regarding new items of supply, item characteristics, or procurement lead time; or representatives of government agencies (Federal, State or local) regarding the utilization of property.Essential Responsibilities:As directed, performs a variety of warehousing duties, which require an understanding of the establishment’s storage plan.Verifying materials (or merchandise) against receiving documents, noting and reporting discrepancies and obvious damages.Routing materials to prescribed storage locations.Storing, stacking, or palletizing materials in accordance with prescribed storage methods.Rearranging and taking inventory of stored materials.Examining stored materials and reporting deterioration and damage; removing material from storage and preparing it for shipment.May operate hand or power trucks in performing warehousing duties.Perform miscellaneous quality assurance duties including inspections, inventory process checks, inspecting and examining materials, article inspections, etc.Direct work of lesser experienced supply technicians.Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements: High school degree or equivalent is desirable.

Three (3) years of material/supply functions, in military services on in commercial applications.

Possess a valid driver’s license and be able to obtain a government driving permit.Knowledgeable of governing supply systems/programs, policies, nomenclature, work methods, manuals or other established guidelines.

Experience with STAMIS, GS-ARMY, ULLS-A Preferred Qualifications: Analytical ability to define problems, collect necessary data, establish facts, and to take recommended action based upon applicable established guidelines.

Experience leading others.Work Environment, Physical Demands, and Mental Demands:Typical warehouse environment with no unusual hazards, frequent lifting to 20-60 pounds, kneeling, standing, and walking, routinely sitting and constant use of speech/hearing abilities for communication, constant mental alertness, must possess planning/organizing skills, and must be able to work under deadlines.