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Performance Pet General Laborer in Mitchell, South Dakota

Farmers Union Industries, LLC, also known as FUI, is a leading agricultural based manufacturing company based in Redwood Falls, MN. FUI is a premier provider of specialized products, providing superior value and services to our members and customers. Our current operations include Central Bi-Products, Northland Choice, Midwest Grease, Artex Manufacturing, Pet Care Systems, Redwood Farms Meat Processors, and Performance Pet Products.Performance Pet, located in Mitchell, SD, is home to the innovators and formulators who turn the desire for leaner, tastier, healthier or otherwise better pet food into an actual product on the shelves. Everything we do is custom-made for every customer, and we're the only canner to do so.We are currently hiring for 1st and 3rd Shift Direct Labor at our Performance Pet Products location! We offer a complete benefits package, paid time off, paid holidays and birthday holiday, great team members, and more!Submit an application ati to get started!iAreas of Accountability All areas of accountability to be delivered in a manner that aligns with the values and business strategy of Farmers Union Industries.Will specialize in one of the following jobs.Material HandlerRetort HelperDepalletizerCan UnloaderChub PeelerPallet StackerMeat LoaderBatcherLabel OperatorEssential Duties and ResponsibilitiesWork safely and comply with company and regulatory safety/environmental policies, practices and proceduresMaintain highest level of confidentiality, customer service and professionalism to promote a positive image of the CompanyOperate forklift to load and unload trucksSelect, clean, pack, and palletize pet foodLoad and unload items onto equipment for processingOperate multiple unit operations, opportunities to train and cross train in different areasMove product to the proper area, following all department and QA proceduresTransfer finished goods to pallets and move to holding freezerEnsure proper housekeeping throughout the shift and in all department areasSituations may arise that require employees to temporarily or permanently assume responsibility for tasks not specifically outlined in this job description. Employees may be requested to work additional hours and/or accommodate a heavier than normal work load. QualificationsHigh school diploma or general education degree (GED), preferredForklift certified, preferredAbility to lift up to 50 pounds on a routine basisAbility to push/ pull up to 100 pounds on a routine basisAbility to stand, walk, bend, and climb, frequentlyAbility to handle hot and cold conditions (must dress according to weather) and be aware of any wet floors or other hazards