Administrative Support Plainwell, Michigan


Position at JBS USA

Position: Barn Clerk (Lead)

Hours: Monday thru Friday: 5 – 10 hour days (Occasional Saturday)

JBS is a leader in protein production seeking a qualified clerk to work at our beef plant in Plainwell, MI.  This position will back up cattle accounting and the hot scale operator.


  • Serve as the supervisor’s right hand person
  • Process all incoming cattle paperwork
  • Run the scale in the barn
  • Monitoring cattle counts off trucks
  • Verifying via camera when the counts do not match
  • Complete the cattle tickets
  • Set up the harvest line up
  • Communicate line up of cattle to personnel
  • Organize the trucker’s pin and scale tickets
  • Work closely with the accounting team
  • Inquiries on bleed rail check and balance system
  • Responsible for maintaining live cattle and barn inventories
  • Data entry
  • Making sure cattle are in correct lots and balanced at the end of the day
  • Verifying off shift paperwork is correct
  • Maintains good working relationship with the union, USDA, and maintenance employees
  • Understand and follow written documentation regarding barn procedures



  • Strong character with the proven ability to lead
  • Good management skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Great record keeping skills
  • Team player
  • Reliable



  • Microsoft excel
  • Problem solving
  • Quality work standards