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Company: Land O'Lakes Inc.
Location: Carlisle
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Join boundless thinkers from all walks of life working together to feed the world. Take pride in working with powerful brands, including Purina Animal Nutrition, Nutra Blend, WinField United, Vermont Creamery, KozyShack, and more.

You'll join a global team committed to everything from the seeds that go into the ground, to the technology that improves crop yields and sustainability, to the nutrition that animals need, to marketing the final product.

Warehouse Operator

The Warehouse Operator receives and stores all finished goods and packaging supplies in compliance with company policies and procedures. Loads trucks with finished goods. Keep warehouse and other storage areas clean. Keep up Warehouse Master Sanitation Schedule in a timely fashion. Completes required paperwork accurately and completely. The warehouse person is responsible for taking inventory of all finished products and packaging. Responsible for the inspections of incoming supplies and finished goods and notifying the proper people if discrepancies arise. Performs other duties as assigned.

Must have forklift license or be able to obtain forklift license as a part of training.

Able to lift 50 lbs. Must be able to work pallet jacks, man-lifts, and sit-down and stand-up forklifts. Must be able to accurately enter information into the Warehouse Inventory System (WIS) and use a scanner gun. May be required to work in extreme cold/warm environment as warehouse can be close to ambient temperatures and some work in cooler is required.


6:00 PM- 6:00 AM or 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM; 12 hour shifts rotating 2-2-3 schedule

HOURLY PAY RATE: $20.99 per hour

Land O'Lakes, Inc offers a competitive salary and bonus potential. The company also provides a comprehensive benefits package as well as many other companies sponsored benefits.


$300 bonus after completing 90 day probationary period

$700 bonus after completing 6 months of employment

Total of $1,000 bonus


  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • 6 plus months of solid work experience in any industry
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to follow manufacturer's specifications and direction

  • 18 years or older
  • Able to trouble shoot mechanical problems
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Work in cold and/or hot temperatures throughout the day
  • Adhere to all standard operating procedures (SOPs)
  • Ability to demonstrate knowledge in their functions and ability to troubleshoot and fix system issues is preferred
  • Self-reliant and able to accurately work under limited supervision
  • Ensures a safe working environment while performing assigned tasks
  • Customer focused and able to work in a collaborative team
  • Ability to be flexible in work performed and schedule
  • Ability to read, write, comprehend, follow verbal and written instructions and possess basic mathematical skills
  • Ability to lift/carry up to 50 lbs.

  • Experience communicating work order progress to supervisor and production operators.
  • Highly desired to have a current forklift license or be able to obtain forklift license as a part of training.
  • Knowledge of various pieces of high-tech food manufacturing processing and packaging equipment. Examples include but are not limited to baggers, palletizers, and cookers.


Working in a manufacturing or warehouse environment, you will be walking, standing and engaging in movement throughout the day, and occasionally to frequently be required to lift items weighing up to 50 lbs. Due to a large variety of job duties (both routine and non-routine), certain duties also may involve, a variety of physical activities including bending, lifting, stooping, turning, twisting, pushing, pulling, raising arms above shoulders and head, standing, working in enclosed areas, climbing stairs or ladders, and operating heavy machinery. The noise level in the work environment can vary but noise is usually low to moderate.

At times, you may be required to wear personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety gloves, hearing protection, a respirator or dust mask, protective footwear and protective clothing or uniforms. Work may be performed in cold and/or hot temperatures and the environment can be dusty.

Physical requirements further include the ability to engage in productive and collaborative communication with co-workers and work may need to be performed during non-standard hours, including nights and weekends. At times, the ability to work overtime also may be required. The ability to perform these requirements is necessary to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. The company engages in an interactive process to review requests for reasonable accommodations that may be needed to allow qualified individuals with disabilities to perform all the essential functions of the position. Requests for reasonable accommodation should be directed to the hiring manager.

Nothing in this job description restricts the management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Applicants must successfully pass a pre-employment (post offer) background check

Land O'Lakes, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) M/F/Vets/Disabled. The company maintains a drug-free workforce, including pre- and post-employment substance abuse testing pursuant to a Drug and Alcohol Policy.

Neither Land O'Lakes, nor its search firms, will ever contact you and ask for confidential information over the phone or in email. If you receive a call or email like this, please do not provide the information being requested.

Land O'Lakes endeavors to make Landolakesinc.com accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact the HR Solution Center at 844-LOL-HR4U (844-565-4748) M-F 8:00am-4:30pm CT.

Keywords: Land O'Lakes Inc., Ellicott City , Operator, Other , Carlisle, Maryland

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