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  • General Labor

    Performance Pet Products
    Job Description

    Farmers Union Industries, LLC, also known as FUI, is a leading agricultural based manufacturing company based in Redwood Falls, MN. FUI is a premier provider of specialized products, providing superior value and services to our members and customers. Our current operations include Central Bi-Products, Northland Choice, Midwest Grease, Artex Manufacturing, Redwood Farms Meat Processors, and Performance Pet Products.

    Performance Pet, located in Mitchell, SD, is home to the innovators and formulators who turn the desire for leaner, tastier, healthier or otherwise better pet food into an actual product on the shelves. Everything we do is custom-made for every customer, and we're the only canner to do so. Learn more about what we do at performancepet.net/.

    We are currently taking applications for General Laborers at our 168,000 square foot cannery! We offer a competitive starting wage with step increases and potential weekly bonuses! Our complete benefits package includes health, dental, vision, paid time off, paid holidays, paid birthday holiday, an impressive 401K match, and much more!

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    Areas of Accountability

    All areas of accountability to be delivered in a manner that aligns with the values and business strategy of Farmers Union Industries.

    Will specialize in Chubb Peeling or Meat Loading

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    Work safely and comply with company and regulatory safety/environmental policies, practices and procedures

    Maintain the highest level of confidentiality, customer service and professionalism to promote a positive image of the Company

    Operate forklift to load and unload trucks

    Select, clean, pack, and palletize pet food

    Load and unload items onto equipment for processing

    Operate multiple unit operations, opportunities to train and cross train in different areas

    Move product to the proper area, following all department and QA procedures

    Transfer finished goods to pallets and move to holding freezer

    Ensure proper housekeeping throughout the shift and in all department areas

    Situations may arise that require employees to temporarily or permanently assume responsibility for tasks not specifically outlined in this job description. Employees may be requested to work additional hours and/or accommodate a heavier than normal work load.


    High school diploma or general education degree (GED), preferred

    Forklift certified, preferred

    Ability to lift up to 50 pounds on a routine basis

    Ability to push/ pull up to 100 pounds on a routine basis

    Ability to stand, walk, bend, and climb, frequently

    Ability to handle hot and cold conditions (must dress according to weather) and be aware of any wet floors or other hazards

    Disclaimer: Because of the work that Farmers Union Industries does with the federal government, all employees are subject to executive order 14042 and the FUI COVID-19 vaccination policy.

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