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Warehouse and Distribution
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Alta Genetics Inc. is a major livestock genetic improvement company with markets in over fifty countries around the world. Our core strategy is to maintain a leading position in technology innovation aimed at increasing milk production through improved genetics.  We are dedicated in developing partnerships with leading progressive dairy producers worldwide. Together, we passionately pursue our mission to create value, build trust and deliver results for progressive farmers around the world.

We have an immediate opening for someone to join our team as Distribution Support.  In this position you will accurately prepare and ship orders to our customers domestically and internationally, while providing the highest level of customer service to both our internal and external customers.  

Daily shipping and receiving of product, packages, mail, and other miscellaneous items
Organize, prepare & complete shipments/orders; including customer orders, warehouse transfers, lab checks, discard orders, inter-office/private storage orders on a daily basis
Accurately pack and check all orders
Complete all shipping documentation as required
Put away semen production from lab(s) and product from outside suppliers as well as sorting and putting away returns from field warehouses
Packaging/canning semen as required
Learn and be able to utilize packaging metrics/analysis to determine daily packaging workload.
Create caning orders
Operation and basic maintenance/basic repair of caning machines as required
Ordering of canes, ID tabs, goblets as required i.e. in-house supplies
Liquid Nitrogen filling of transfer, storage, and customer tanks as well as daily LN2 maintenance of shipper tanks 
Ensure sufficient LN2 is on hand to fulfill our weekly requirements
Maintain and manage asset tank inventories - shipper tanks, 3rd party tanks, field tanks, storage/warehouse tanks 
Track movement – customer follow-up to ensure tanks are returned in a timely manner –
Regularly scheduled tank testing to ensure tanks are in proper working order – recording of results
Physical counts (inventory audits) of semen storage tanks, supplies, & shipper tanks
Ensure work area is kept clean & tidy at all times to promote a professional workplace
Other duties as required i.e. general warehouse maintenance, scheduling vehicle maintenance, special requests, projects, etc.

High School Diploma 
Previous warehouse, distribution or inventory experience is required
Dairy cattle industry experience is considered an asset
Experience with JD Edwards is considered an asset
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

Immediately following successful submission of your online application, you will receive an online message confirming the receipt of your resume. Due to the anticipated volume of applications we are unable to respond to telephone inquiries about the status of your application.

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