Production/Warehouse Assistant – Transagra

Production/Warehouse Assistant – Transagra

Production/Warehouse Assistant

Salary range – $18.00-20.00/hour
Group Health Insurance
Group Life Insurance
SIMPLE IRA company-sponsored retirement plan

Company Description:
TransAgra International Inc. is a privately-held, family-owned company located in Storm Lake, IA.
It has been in business since the 1960s. The company manufactures microbial fermentation products
for use in agriculture. It’s 3 main business lines are animal feed supplements, forage treatments and
plant growth stimulants. The company manufactures both liquid and dry products marketing under
the brand name of “Culbac,” derived from CULtured BACteria.
Basic Production Assistant Responsibilities (assisting QC/QA Manager):
 Clean and sanitize the culture room and bottling room before AND after production runs.
o Clean counter tops, walls, floors and production tanks, etc.
 Maintain culture room/production equipment
o Clean maintain, whey wagons, hoses, filters, etc.
 Assist in Starter culture production
o Weight out ingredients
o Feed & maintain fermentation cultures

Basic Warehouse Assistant Responsibilities (assisting Warehouse Manager)
 Bottling and Packaging liquid products (2-oz, 4-oz, pint, 1-gal, 5-gal)
 Package dry plant products
 Load/Unload incoming ingredients/shipments/products
 Back-up Warehouse Manager (learn how to bag dry products)
 Help maintain warehouses
 Help maintain the outside perimeter
Qualifications:
 High School or GED equivalent
 Good math and verbal skills and excellent work habits.
 Knowledge of forklift work preferred
 Requires some weekend work.
 Physical demands: Ability to lift 50 lbs. repetitively and wear a respirator.
 Desirable personal attributes: detail-oriented, good communication skills, self-starter.

For further information, please email Dr. Rebecca Quesnell at rebecca.quesnell@transagra.com
www.transagra.com

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Phone

  • (712) 732.3780
  • (800) 752.4692

Address

  • 119 W 6th St - PO Box 584
  • Storm Lake, IA 50588