MLS delivers the best service to our customers because we have the best people standing behind our high-quality services and product offerings. Our team is comprised of smart, detail orientated and hardworking individuals. Our current job openings are listed below.
Our warehouses are located in Beatrice, NE, Renner, SD, Zumbrota, MN, Menomonie, WI and Frankfort, IN.
WAREHOUSE SHIPPING ASSISTANT
The Warehouse and Shipping Assistant will be responsible for preparing orders for shipment, loading, and unloading trucks, rotating inventory stock, maintaining a safe, clean and orderly warehouse environment, providing high quality customer service and other tasks as assigned. Applicant will have a positive and flexible “can-do” attitude. This position will report to the Warehouse and Logistics Manager. Typical work hours will be Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and every third Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to noon.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Pull and prepare orders for customers and projects as directed by supervisor. Follow MLS protocol for packaging and labeling products being prepared for shipment. Assist with palletizing and preparing products for shipment. Assist with organizing upcoming jobs in staging area as directed. Record all pulled products and shipments to help facilitate efficient processing of paperwork. Unload incoming freight and put product away in its proper location. Maintain clean warehouse environment. Record returns from projects. Communicate and cooperate with MLS sales and construction team members in the field. Follow all company rules and regulations and complete all required paperwork in a timely manner. Clean up the work area, properly dispose of trash and defective parts. Attend various continuing education training at a time agreed upon with the location manager. Successful Warehouse/Shipping Assistant may have opportunity to grow into warehouse leadership role.
Duties and Responsibilities
Perform farm electrical repairs, swine equipment installations, feed system maintenance, building repairs, manure pit agitation, farm sanitation and power washing. Schedule and track daily work orders and record daily tasks and inventory used or needed. Identify any maintenance or construction concerns on job site. Communicate with outside contractors, field supervisor and farm manager. Provide lawn and property care. Provide maintenance and any necessary repairs to construction equipment. Any other duties assigned by the Field Supervisor
Knowledge and Skills:
· Good written and oral communication
· Multi-task with ease
· Complete tasks efficiently and effectively
· Construction, maintenance and livestock knowledge preferred, but not required.
All applicants must have a valid driver’s license and be able to lift and move up to 75 pounds. Standing, walking and ability to be on feet for multiple hours of the day is required. This position requires you to work inside and outside and is in a physically demanding fast-paced environment. Selected candidate must follow all company biosecurity protocols in place.
Qualifications (Skills Required)
· Positive attitude at all times.
· Forklift operation capability.
· Good relationship and communication skills are required.
Education / Experience: High School Diploma, Microsoft Office capabilities, Customer Service Experience, forklift operation certification (training can be provided).
Physical Requirements: Ability to lift, handle and move a minimum weight of 100 lbs.
All job offers are contingent on a background check and drug screen.
What benefits does Midwest Livestock offer?
We offer a very competitive benefits package that includes health, dental and vision insurance, optional supplemental insurance AFLAC, paid time off, 401 K matching program and a bonus program.
Why join the Midwest Livestock team?
"It's great coming to work and enjoying what I do and who I work with. Every day is different, but that's what makes it enjoyable."