Operations Management Support (Live, Plant, Feed mill) Beardstown, Illinois


Position at JBS USA Food Company

Position Title:  Inventory Specialist/Warehouse Attendant

Department:  Packaging Warehouse

Location:  Beardstown, IL Pork Plant

Salary Class:  Non-Exempt

Title of Supervisor:  Packaging Manager


Purpose and Scope:  Inventory Accuracy and Maintain Packaging Warehouse


Principle Responsibilities:

  • Take a daily count of all packaging, ingredients & chemicals in warehouse & upstairs trayformer
  • Computer work to reconcile inventory (issue/reverse, receive, etc.)
  • Manage runbacks/partials from floor
  • Stage pallets of packaging for next day startup
  • Unload freight
  • Communicate inventory levels and shortages with manager
  • Cleaning and organizing work areas
  • Coverage for label cage, when needed
  • Help with startup, when needed
  • Perform various other duties, as needed, or as assigned by Supervisor.


Working Conditions:

  • Third shift—10 pm-6:30 am Monday-Friday (Saturday, if plant is working)—hours are subject to change
  • Work a minimum of 40 hours per week; overtime as needed
  • May be required to change shifts &/or extend shift for coverage


Education: High school diploma or GED equivalent



  • Ability to be licensed on the fork truck
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs



  • Previous inventory knowledge is beneficial
  • Sit down fork truck experience is beneficial


Special Skills:

  • Computer skills
  • Customer service oriented
  • SAP knowledge
  • Bilingual is beneficial



  • Internal—Regular communication within all levels of the plant
  • External—Some communication with external agents, such as truck drivers


Supervision of Personnel:  None


JBS USA is an equal opportunity employer.        EOE/AA/M/F/D/V