Administrative Support Ottumwa, Iowa


Position at JBS USA Food Company


POSITION:                             Warehouse Clerk     

DEPARTMENT:                    3rd Shift Tuesday-Friday 10:30PM-8:30AM

LOCATION:                           Ottumwa  

SALARY CLASS:                  Exempt


Principle Responsibilities:


  • The Warehouse clerk position will be responsible for entering requisitions in SAP, communicating with vendors and keeping track of inventory and costs.
  • Inventory, Maintenance, janitorial and PPE supplies in the warehouse, placing requisitions with vendor, unloading and labeling all MRO boxes once order arrives.
  • Receiving quotes from vendors for special orders and keeping track of them.
  • Issuing inventory from the warehouse to the plant.
  • Communicating the arrival of MRO special orders to maintenance team.
  • Receiving orders from different departments for office supplies, placing orders in SAP, and keeping track of expenses by department. 
  • Take inventory once a quarter of Maintenance, Janitorial and PPE supplies for Accounting
  • Back up for packaging supplies inventory once a month.
  • Be able to operate a powered industrial truck and small walking jack as needed to unload trailers.
  • Back up for central receiver when on vacation.  Put receiving’s in SAP along with other duties of central receiver.
  • Other duties as needed


Working Conditions: 


  • Production and maintenance settings
  • Exposure to various chemicals, machinery, and knives
  • Slippery floors, cold temperatures, and loud ambient noise





  • High School degree or equivalent required, or equivalent combination of education and experience  

Special Skills:

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbally in English
  • Knowledge of mechanical parts
  • Bilingual skills helpful
  • Excellent conflict resolution skills
  • Computer knowledge required
  • Good organizational skills
  • Ability to work 50+ hours
  • Good attendance and safety records   
  • 2 years of clerical experience preferred.
  • Must have working knowledge of Excel and Word.  

 JBS offers a full range of benefits including health care, life insurance, and a 401 (K) plan.

JBS is an equal opportunity employer.