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John Deere Inventory Analyst in Waterloo, Iowa

There are over 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we’re all about at John Deere. And it’s why we’re investing in our people and our technology like never before! Here the world’s brightest minds are tackling the world’s biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we’ll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.

Primary Location: United States (US) - Iowa - Waterloo

Function: Operations

Title: Inventory Analyst - 72388

Your Responsibilities

As an Inventory Analyst for John Deere Waterloo Works located in Waterloo, Iowa, you will proactively coordinate material processes to ensure system inventory matches physical inventory. In addition you will:

  • Conduct root cause analysis for materials with inventory discrepancies

  • Work closely with Materials Management, Manufacturing Engineers, and Department Auditors to ensure point of use inventory accuracy

  • Reconcile inventory discrepancies and understand what needs to be done to correct and prevent future occurrences

  • Participate in monthly and annual financial inventory audits

Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this position.

What Skills You Need

  • Ability to use computer applications such as Microsoft Office package (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)

  • Understanding of assembly operations

  • High level of attention to detail and accuracy

  • Ability to work well with others and work in a team environment

What Makes You Stand Out

  • SAP experience

  • Thorough understanding of material flow processes

  • Inventory management experience


Ideally you will have a degree or equivalent related work experience in the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience

What You'll Get

At John Deere, you are empowered to create a career that will take you to where you want to go. Here, you'll enjoy the freedom to explore new projects, the support to think outside the box and the advanced tools and technology that foster innovation and achievement. We offer comprehensive relocation and reward packages to help you get started on your new career path. Click here ( to find out more about our Total Rewards Package.

The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job description are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines.

John Deere is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.