Warehouse Operator - Allied Seed - Nampa, ID

Allied Seed is headquartered in Nampa, Idaho and currently employs 65 employees (including seasonal workers) nationwide. Allied Seed is part of the GROWMARK system, an agricultural subsidiary serving more than 100,000 customers across North America, Canada, and Mexico. At Allied Seed, our Mission is focused on advancing the forage, turf, and cover crop industry through a value-added pipeline of consistent and high-quality seed. 

PURPOSE AND SUMMARY STATEMENT 

 

The purpose for this position is to assist in daily operational duties at the facility. 

 

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS 

 

Assists with operational functions ensuring that product is packaged at correct weight and that proper levels of seed treatment are being applied. 

 

Stacks, stencils, cleans, and properly tags bags on pallet.  

 

Maintains an accurate count of product bagged and/or boxed.  

 

Assists with cleaning seed operating seed cleaning equipment as assigned.  

 

Operates necessary machinery such as forklifts, packaging equipment, seed cleaning, etc. and maintains forklift certification.  

 

Advanced understanding of maintenance and operation functions of forklift and similar equipment.  

 

Serves as main point of contact to lead team when necessary. 

 

Ability to cross train team members on multiple lines.  

 

Ability to work on seed cleaning process lines. 

 

Ability to work on seed mixing process lines. 

 

Ability to work on seed bagging process lines. 

 

 

OTHER JOB FUNCTIONS 

 

Follows Allied Seed’s Code of Conduct and Corporate Compliance Program, Environmental Health and Safety, OSHA and DOT policies and procedures, as they apply. 

 

Performs all other duties as assigned. 

 

 

REQUIREMENTS 

 

Normally requires a high school diploma or the equivalent thereof, or the equivalent thereof, and 10 or more years of related work experience to demonstrate knowledge of basic business principals of inventory management and mechanics. 

 

Demonstrates essential abilities including business knowledge, collaboration, communication, customer focus, decision making and skill development. 

 

Understanding and experience with competitive adeptness, inventory management, product knowledge and proficiency, 

 

Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record. 

 

Frequently required to lift 51-70 lbs as needed. 

 

Frequently exposed to working conditions may include dust, fumes, chemicals, and electrical hazards with appropriate safety measures. 

 

Will be required to work hours other than those considered “normal” to meet seasonal demands. 

 

Ability and willingness to participate in required training that may include education on GROWMARK’s policies and procedures and additional training as it relates to the requirements of the position.   

Allied Seed is an equal opportunity employer, including protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities. Employment may be contingent upon receipt of successfully passing pre-employment (post offer) background check, drug test, motor vehicle report, and/or reference check, as applicable and permissible by law.


Nearest Major Market: Boise
Nearest Secondary Market: Meridian

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