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JBS USA 3rd Shift Inventory Specialist/Warehouse Attendant in Beardstown, Illinois

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

  • Perform various other duties, as needed, or as assigned by Supervisor.

Working Conditions:

  • Third shift—10 pm-6:30 am, Sunday-Thursday (with flexibility to change to help cover vacations)

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

JBS is an equal opportunity employer