US Foods Slotting Coordinator in La Mirada, California

Job Description:

Basic Purpose-

The Slotting Coordinator under the direction of the Warehouse Manager is responsible for slotting of new items and updating of product and slot details to increase warehouse efficiency and productivity.


  • Slotting of new items prior to being received
  • Updating of product and slot details as changes are required.
  • Daily slot moves to increase warehouse efficiency and productivity by reduction in travel time for both day and night operations.
  • Error identification and correction with focus on root cause.
  • Maintain up-to-date information in the WMS & Red Prairie Systems (warehouse map, rack profiles, etc)
  • Ensure the WMS is properly configured for putaway & replenishment efficiencies.
  • Slot product to support a safe work environment.
  • Slot product to reduce warehouse damage.
  • Product research.
  • High technical aptitude with ability to pick up on new technology.

EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status




  • 2 years Warehouse Experience or equivalent advanced education required.
  • Warehouse picking and selection experience is a plus.
  • Experience in slotting and slot logic is strongly preferred.
  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • 4 yr college degree preferred with industrial Engineering focus preferred.
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Access, Word is required.
  • Knowledge of Manhattan slotting Software is preferred.
  • Ability to communicate cross departmentally to multiple levels of management.
  • Ability to spend 50% or more time in warehouse.
  • Strong computer skills required.
  • Experience with EXE, Rumba, Red Prairie & Warehouse Management Systems a plus.

Primary Location: La Mirada-CA

Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Job

Job Function: Warehouse

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No