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BERN, KANSAS OPENINGS

Truck Driver - (Day and Night Positions available)                 $1000 SIGN ON BONUS  ($500 at start and $500 at 6 months)

Lortscher Logistics Inc. has openings for a Day Shift driver.  The Driver will be hauling grain, pet food flour, and feed mill ingredients for the milling operations in Bern, KS.  The responsibilities will include operating and maintaining equipment including, but not limited to semi-tractor, pneumatic, hopper, and van trailers.  Compliant with quality and safety policies.  CDL Class A is required.  Home EVERYDAY!!  ($3 Night Shift Differential for our Night Shift Drivers).

Warehouse Assistant - (5am – 5pm – Day Shift)

Lortscher Animal Nutrition Inc. has an opening for a Warehouse Asst. on a 12 hour day shift (5 a.m. to 5 p.m.).  The Warehouse Asst. will receive, ship, and weigh feed mill ingredients.  The person will follow our quality control and safety policies.  Forklift experience is a plus.  Ability to lift up to 50+ lbs.

Mill Assistant – (5am – 5pm – Day Shift)

Assist the Team Leader in managing the direct production of the feed mill operation to assure proper quantity, quality and type are delivered.  Mixing and grinding of feed ingredient rations within the established operating procedure and FDA compliance regulations.  Load and unload trucks.  Weigh out ingredients.  Forklift experience is a plus.  Ability to lift up to 50+ lbs.  Day shift opening on a 12 hour shift  (5 a.m. – 5 p.m.).

Sanitation Assistant – (7am – 4pm - Monday thru Friday)

Responsible for maintaining high levels of daily cleanliness and adherence to site’s GMP’s at our feedmill.  Strong communication skills, work ethic and be  team player.

 

BROWNWOOD, TEXAS OPENINGS

Mill Manager

Responsibilities will include:

  • Manage the Mill Operation at our Brownwood, TX location.
  • Manage hourly staff, experience leading teams and maximizing the capacity and efficiency of the mill while ensuring product quality.
  • Available on call for any situations arising during day and night shift schedules.
  • The candidate must be able to utilize judgement to solve problems, have excellent organization skills to effectively handle multiple ongoing tasks and strive for continuous improvement and efficiencies.
  • Demonstrated participation and leadership in plant safety programs.
  • Maintain sanitation of the mill at a level that meets the requirements of food safety standards.
  • 2-3 years of successful experience in a grain milling environment, with at least 2 years in supervisory position.
  • HS diploma or BS in Agriculture with emphasis in Milling Science is a plus.
  • Excellent communication, organization and leadership skills required.
  • General knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.

 

Mill Assistant – 1st Shift & 2nd Shift Openings (Monday thru Friday)

Assist the Team Leader in managing the direct production of the feed mill operation to assure proper quantity, quality and type are delivered.  Mixing and grinding of feed ingredient rations within the established operating procedure and FDA compliance regulations.  Load and unload trucks.  Weigh out ingredients.  Forklift experience is a plus. Be able to lift 50+ lbs.

Warehouse Assistant  (8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday)

Lortscher Animal Nutrition Inc. has an opening for a Warehouse Asst.   This person will receive, ship, and weigh out feed mill ingredients.  The Warehouse Asst. will follow our quality control and safety policies.  Forklift experience is a plus.  Ability to lift up to 50+ lbs.

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Benefit Package Includes: Competitive Pay, BCBS Health & Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, HSA Plan, FSA Plan, 401K, Life Insurance, Paid Holidays & Vacations, Clothing, and Training with Advancement.

Pre-Employment Testing:  Physical Capacity Profile & Pre-employment Drug Screening.

Please submit or mail an application to :
HR@lanipet.com
Lortscher Employment Inc.
PO Box 124
310 Railroad Street
Bern, KS 66408
(785)-336-6189
(785)-336-6096 Fax
For additional information about the available positions, please contact Linda Lortscher.

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Applications cannot be submitted online directly, but may be scanned and emailed to the above address.