Mendocino Forest Products Company, LLC

  • MFP - CCORP - Operations Specialist

    Job Locations US-CA-Calpella
    Job ID 2018-1107
  • Overview

    The Mendocino Family of Companies (Mendocino Forest Products Company, Mendocino Redwood Company, Humboldt Redwood Company, and Allweather Wood), is a leading manufacturer and distributor of environmentally certified redwood, Douglas-fir, and preservative treated lumber products throughout California and the Western U.S. Our culture is based in environmental stewardship and community support. The company maintains Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC® C013133) certification for its forestlands, manufacturing, and distribution operations.


    Mendocino Forest Products is looking for an expereinced Operations Specialist to join our team!  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The key areas of focus for this position are as follows;   


    Responsible for parts administration, byproducts accounting, consignment and general ledger reconciliation. Conducts physical inventory counts and maintains reporting systems for tracking inventory accuracy as well as weekly reporting of aging inventory. Prepares credit reports for new customers. Assists Operations Controller in providing user support for LumberTrack operations and documentation of related business processes and controls.


    • Coordinates the development of new LumberTrack products according to system protocols and company policies
    • Creates products and maintains product database including descriptions, weights, measures and reporting criteria
    • Maintains competency in business system operations in order to assist in user training, system testing and business process documentation
    • Populates regular inventory reports including aging and vendor inventories
    • Prepares quarterly ocean freight analysis
    • Captures byproducts delivery data and prepares daily activity reports
    • Creates and maintains comprehensive record of all byproducts transactions to support customer billing
    • Enters and processes sales orders for byproducts activity
    • Enters freight transactions into byproducts database and approves related invoices for payment
    • Provides administrative and customer support to byproducts’ account managers
    • Prepares periodic summary reports of byproducts activity
    • Administers and oversees physical inventory counts at company locations
    • Performs customer credit checks and maintains customer records in LumberTrack
    • Populates log inventory reporting, maintains records, and processes work orders
    • Assists controller with reporting and analysis of operations and financial performance


    • Requires an Associate Degree (AA) in a related field from an accredited school
    • Minimum 1 year experience in operations or accounting with a company that manages and sells inventory; or the equivalent combination of education and experience
    • Travel requirements of a local nature to other inventory sites (within 125 miles), usually by car, for up to 25% of the time
    • Must maintain a valid California Driver’s License and participate in the company driving policy requirements
    • High level of proficiency in using Microsoft Excel.  Familiarity with inventory-based business applications systems is a plus
    • Ability to Identify and resolve problems in a timely manner
    • Gathers and analyzes information skillfully
    • Develops alternative solutions
    • Works well in group problem solving situations
    • Uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics
    • Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; Listens and requests clarification; Responds well to questions
    • Demonstrates group presentation skills; Participates in meetings
    • Writes clearly and informatively; Edits work for spelling and grammar; Varies writing style to meet needs
    • Presents numerical data effectively; Able to read and interpret written information
    • Reacts well under pressure; Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position; Accepts responsibility for own actions
    • Prioritizes and plans work activities; Uses time efficiently; Plans for additional resources; Sets goals and objectives; Develops realistic action plans. 
    • Works with integrity and ethically; Follows established policies and procedures
    • Completes administrative tasks correctly and on time
    • Supports organizational goals and values
    • Respects diversity

    Equal Opportunity Employer, Valuing Diversity of our Workforce and Offering a Drug Free Workplace


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