CAREERS

“Since my first day at Mahaska over 15 years ago, I’ve been a part of a team where the employees are given the chance to help make decisions and share their ideas to help our company grow strong. I am so happy to be a part of a family owned business that truly cares about their employees and strives to make our community a better place. I’ve grown with the company during these 15 years, starting as a part-time Weekend Merchandiser and now as the Chief Marketing Officer. I’ve never forgotten what originally brought me to Mahaska, which was the opportunity to be a part of a team composed of happy, hard working people who distribute products that make people smile!”

- Chad Irving, Chief Marketing Officer

BENEFITS




401k options available for eligible employees after 1 year of service




Health, RX, Dental, Life Insurance, AD&D Insurance and AFLAC options.




Employees can purchase up to 5 cases of product a week at a discounted price.




Flexible Spending Account (FSA) not subject to payroll taxes



Opportunities in Iowa

Position: Part-Time Sampler

Mahaska is accepting applications for a Part-Time Sampler

This position will be responsible for providing samples of new beverage items to the public at designated customer locations in Des Moines.  Samples are usually distributed during evenings and weekends.  The successful candidate must be able to work a  flexible work schedule and have reliable transportation
.  


Mahaska is accepting applications for a full time Route Sales Driver.   

Description
:
 
We are looking for an energetic, self-motivated, hard-working Route Sales Driver.  As a Route Sales Driver you will sell, deliver and place beverage products at established accounts throughout a designated route.  This position offers huge growth opportunities – as your sales increase, so will your income as pay is based on commission.  Duties include delivery of product, filling shelves and coolers and working with Manager to grow sales opportunities.  

Requirements:
 
Possess the ability to work independently, be financially-driven and dependable as well as have excellent communication skills.  Ability to work in outdoors environment and able to lift up to 50 lbs. with ability to maneuver two-wheel cart weighting up to 200 lbs.  Must have driver’s license with good driving record and be 21 years of age or older with the ability to obtain D2 license.   Previous sales and route driving experience not required.  

Benefits:
 
Excellent benefit packet includes: Health, RX, Dental, Life Insurance, 401 (k), paid personal days, and paid vacation.   

Mahaska is an Equal Opportunity Employer
 
Mahaska is looking for a Draft Technician – Part Time 

We are seeking an individual who enjoys working independently and has exceptional communication skills, with a team player attitude.  

As a Draft Technician, you will be cleaning and repairing customer draft lines in restaurants and bars throughout Eastern Iowa and assisting Management with various other duties as assigned.  The candidate must possess strong work ethic, reliability, mechanical skills and be self-motivated.
 

Requirements:
 
·         Must be 21 years of age or older. 
·         Have a clean driving record and valid Driver’s License.
·         Ability to lift up to 50+ lbs on regular basis.

Come join a family-owned Company who values their team members, like they are family. Mahaska is a Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Position: Part-Time Sampler

Mahaska is accepting applications for a Part-Time Sampler.  

This position will be responsible for providing samples of new beverage items to the public at designated customer locations in Iowa City.  Samples are usually distributed during evenings and weekends.  The successful candidate must be able to work a  flexible work schedule and have reliable transportation 
Description:
Position:  Part-Time Sampler- Oskaloosa and the surrounding areas.

Mahaska is accepting applications for a Part-Time Sampler.  This position will be responsible for providing samples of new beverage items to the public at designated store locations around Southeast Iowa (Oskaloosa, Ottumwa, Pella, etc).  Samples are usually distributed during evenings and weekends.  The successful candidate must have their own transportation with a clean driving record and must be 21 years of age or older.



Title: Staff Accountant/Financial Analyst

Description
: We are looking for a detail oriented, self-motivated Staff Accountant / Financial Analyst who has excellent organization and time management skills.  Primary duties will involve assisting our finance team in multiple facets. This is a salaried position.  The ideal candidate will have some experience in a Finance / Accounting role.      

Duties (but not limited to): 
   
1.      Prepares monthly bank and other account reconciliations. 
2.      Analyzes general ledger accounts and makes recommendations to Assistant Controller and CFO. 
3.      Prepares Journal entries and manages parts of the monthly close process. 
4.      Manages the company Fixed Assets as well as depreciation schedules. 
5.      Manages Inventory for specific areas of the business including leading meetings to analyze Inventory Turns. 
6.      Inputs accurate and timely information into the general ledger system. 
8.      Serves as a backup for other accounting positions.  
9.      Sales tax calculations, including identifying any savings opportunities. 
10.    Involved in Operational Accounting of business operations to make recommendations for improvement. 
11.    May assist in pricing and proposal analysis. 
12.    May assist in forecasting and budgeting activities. 
12.    Ad hoc analysis as needed.   

General Responsibilities (but not limited to):
 
1.      Communicate with co-workers and outside business associates in a respectful, courteous, and cooperative manner. 
2.      Maintain an organized and neat work area. 
3.      Promote and maintain company good will at all times. 
4.      Know, understand and adhere to all company policies and procedures. 
5.      Attend continuing education seminars as necessary. 
6.      While a set of standard core hours are typical, there may be surge periods that could require work on nights or weekends. Schedules           must be flexible to be able to accommodate during peak times.   

Requirements:
   
1.      Education - Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Economics 
2.      Experience - 2 to 5 years of experience 
3.      Travel - About 10% 
4.      Computer Skills - Must be computer literate and proficient with Excel.
Position: Account Representative - KBOE/KMZN/740AM

The Opportunity: 
We are looking for a team member who wants to grow into the future with us. KBOE 104.9FM, KMZN 99.5FM & 740AM is looking for an Advertising Account Representative.

Description: 
What is it like to work in broadcast sales?  It is not about punching a clock and counting down the hours until the end of the day.  It’s about stepping up to the challenge of finding the right product or service that will most benefit the advertiser. If you are motivated by excellent products, great compensation, and working with talented people in a team environment, then we want to talk to you.

Requirements: 
The ideal candidate is coach-able, thrives in a goal-oriented team environment, and has strong interpersonal skills. The chosen candidate will work within our established Sales Department to increase sales volume with established accounts, aggressively seeking new customers for both radio, TV, and eMedia.  The Sales Representative will execute plans and strategies set forth by sales management and maintain visibility in the community.

Benefits: Excellent benefit packet includes: Health, RX, Dental, Life Insurance, 401 (k), paid personal days, and paid vacation.

Mahaska is an Equal Opportunity Employer 

Join the Mahaska family as part of our Snack Express team! 

Do you have no experience but a great attitude? We'll provide on the job training to help you gain the skills and experience you need to be a successful and independent route sales driver.

Mahaska is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages people of all walks of life to apply today!

Our ideal candidate is energetic, self-motivated and hardworking.  In this position, you will be trained to work independently as part of a stellar team of motivated, hard working individuals.  The  position is a full time, salary position, which will be responsible for learning all snack express routes during training.  Once a regular route is open, this person will transition to that route, giving them an opportunity to take ownership of their part of Mahaska's business!  Duties include driving a delivery vehicle to bring product to businesses or schools to fill machines and rotating products to ensure customer satisfaction. Training will be provided for all aspects of the position, we will give you the tools necessary to get the job done the Mahaska way. 

Candidates must possess the ability to work independently, be financially-driven and dependable as well as have excellent communication skills.  Ability to work in outdoors environment and able to lift up to 50 lbs. with ability to maneuver two-wheel cart weighting up to 200 lbs.  Must have driver’s license with good driving record and be 21 years of age or older.   

Shift starting times are flexible, and all the routes are local, allowing our team to be home every day!  Mahaska provides an excellent benefits packet includes: Health, RX, Dental, Life Insurance, 401 (k), paid personal days, and paid vacation time.  We also offer employee product discounts, the opportunity to earn sales incentives,  college scholarships for our employee's dependents and more. 



Mahaska is a rapidly growing Central Iowa-based company that takes pride in manufacturing, innovating and distributing food and beverage products. Mahaska equips its customers with a full suite of services including bottling, brand development, logistics, distribution, marketing, and vending solutions.  Their rich history and experience brings best in class services for the products they serve.

We’re looking to add an innovative, results-driven Director Technology Operations with a track record of proven success to their growing operations team. Our Director Technology Operations will develop and maintain moderate to complex technology systems for internal and external customers, assist with the development of technical application procedure documents and provide technical troubleshooting and expertise across the IT infrastructure including: security, networking, servers, virtualization, and storage technologies.


Ideal candidates will possess direct experience working with routers, switches, dynamic routing, as well as other network-related equipment and technologies and/or Microsoft Windows Server, Google GSuite, SANs and other various infrastructure technologies. Excellent interpersonal skills, superior technical skills, an eye for detail, and an aptitude for logic and problem solving are all a must.

Mahaska is seeking a strategic thinker.  An ideal candidate who can come in to take care of the day to day, but also look toward the future.  Make recommendations to take the company to a paperless environment.  Move more technologies to the cloud if it makes sense for the business, etc.
If you're a true team player that embraces change and are willing to roll up your sleeves and drive the ultimate success of a variety of challenging projects, tasks and initiatives, we'd like to speak with you.

Responsibilities:

●        Coordinate route accounting, warehouse management system and vending management system issue resolution, project management and data accuracy.
●        Design and implement documentation and support initiatives to improve efficiency and standardize technology environment.
●        Manage the procurement, troubleshooting and optimization of company owned mobile devices (IOS, Android)
●        Maintain vendor relations with new and existing technology suppliers.
●        Install, configure, monitor and maintain network infrastructure, including enterprise applications, servers, virtualization, email, storage, switches, routers, firewalls and various other technologies.
●        Coordinate EDI and ASN functions and assist in on-boarding new suppliers and retailers from a technology perspective.
●        Troubleshoot network and performance issues, analyze and resolve problems associated with network infrastructure.
●        Provide technical support for internal users and remote WAN users.
●        Monitor network infrastructure for performance, availability, and security issues or threats.
●        Aid in implementation and design of multi-location, public facing internet services and supporting infrastructure.
●        Support VoIP business phone systems
●        Develop and nurtures relationships with existing and new vendors/service providers

Qualifications:
●        B.S. in computer science, computer information systems or equivalent degree; equivalent work experience can be substituted for degree.
●        3-5 years of previous systems and/or network management experience required.
●        3-5+ years of experience with routers, switches, dynamic routing and other network related equipment and technologies.
●        3-5+ years of experience with managing infrastructure environments.  For example:  Cisco, Fortinet, , Google GSuite, and related on premise and cloud based systems.
●        Thorough knowledge of modern OS architecture concepts and communications protocols.
●        Advanced knowledge of entire technology lifecycle, including specification, documentation and quality assurance.
●        Ability to operate well under pressure while successfully managing and executing multiple projects in order to meet required deadlines.
●        Ability to establish and maintain rapport with a variety of clients and internal staff.
●        Strong verbal and written communication skills.
●        Knowledge or experience with security compliance preferred.
●        Ability to travel.

**Criminal background verification required on all applicants.
If you are highly motivated, team oriented, and would enjoy the diversity of challenges and opportunities that Mahaska provides, please submit your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements via our website http://www.mahaska.com/careers  

Mahaska is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Join the Mahaska family as part of our Route Sales team! 

Do you have no experience but a great attitude? We'll provide on the job training to help you gain the skills and experience you need to be a successful and independent route sales driver.

Mahaska is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages people of all walks of life to apply today!

Our ideal candidate is energetic, self-motivated and hardworking.  In this position, you will be trained to work independently as part of a stellar team of motivated, hard working individuals.  Sales positions are responsible for selling, delivering and placing beverage products at established accounts throughout a designated route.  The  position is a full time, salary position, which will be responsible for learning all conventional routes during training.  Once a regular route is open, this person will transition to that route, giving them an opportunity to take ownership of their part of Mahaska's business!  Training will be provided for all aspects of the position, including obtaining Class A CDL.  We will give you the tools necessary to get the job done the Mahaska way. 

Candidates must possess the ability to work independently, be financially-driven and dependable as well as have excellent communication skills.  Ability to work in outdoors environment and able to lift up to 50 lbs. with ability to maneuver two-wheel cart weighting up to 200 lbs.  Must have driver’s license with good driving record and be 21 years of age or older.   

Shift starting times are flexible, and all the routes are local, allowing our team to be home every day!  Mahaska provides an excellent benefits packet includes: Health, RX, Dental, Life Insurance, 401 (k), paid personal days, and paid vacation time.  We also offer employee product discounts, the opportunity to earn sales incentives, college scholarships for our employee's dependents and more. 

Opportunities in Kansas

Title: Staff Accountant/Financial Analyst

Description
: We are looking for a detail oriented, self-motivated Staff Accountant / Financial Analyst who has excellent organization and time management skills.  Primary duties will involve assisting our finance team in multiple facets. This is a salaried position.  The ideal candidate will have some experience in a Finance / Accounting role.      

Duties (but not limited to): 
   
1.      Prepares monthly bank and other account reconciliations. 
2.      Analyzes general ledger accounts and makes recommendations to Assistant Controller and CFO. 
3.      Prepares Journal entries and manages parts of the monthly close process. 
4.      Manages the company Fixed Assets as well as depreciation schedules. 
5.      Manages Inventory for specific areas of the business including leading meetings to analyze Inventory Turns. 
6.      Inputs accurate and timely information into the general ledger system. 
8.      Serves as a backup for other accounting positions.  
9.      Sales tax calculations, including identifying any savings opportunities. 
10.    Involved in Operational Accounting of business operations to make recommendations for improvement. 
11.    May assist in pricing and proposal analysis. 
12.    May assist in forecasting and budgeting activities. 
12.    Ad hoc analysis as needed.   

General Responsibilities (but not limited to):
 
1.      Communicate with co-workers and outside business associates in a respectful, courteous, and cooperative manner. 
2.      Maintain an organized and neat work area. 
3.      Promote and maintain company good will at all times. 
4.      Know, understand and adhere to all company policies and procedures. 
5.      Attend continuing education seminars as necessary. 
6.      While a set of standard core hours are typical, there may be surge periods that could require work on nights or weekends. Schedules           must be flexible to be able to accommodate during peak times.   

Requirements:
   
1.      Education - Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Economics 
2.      Experience - 2 to 5 years of experience 
3.      Travel - About 10% 
4.      Computer Skills - Must be computer literate and proficient with Excel.
Mahaska is a rapidly growing Central Iowa-based company that takes pride in manufacturing, innovating and distributing food and beverage products. Mahaska equips its customers with a full suite of services including bottling, brand development, logistics, distribution, marketing, and vending solutions.  Their rich history and experience brings best in class services for the products they serve. 

We’re looking to add an innovative, results-driven Director Technology Operations with a track record of proven success to their growing operations team. Our Director Technology Operations will develop and maintain moderate to complex technology systems for internal and external customers, assist with the development of technical application procedure documents and provide technical troubleshooting and expertise across the IT infrastructure including: security, networking, servers, virtualization, and storage technologies. 

Ideal candidates will possess direct experience working with routers, switches, dynamic routing, as well as other network-related equipment and technologies and/or Microsoft Windows Server, Google GSuite, SANs and other various infrastructure technologies. Excellent interpersonal skills, superior technical skills, an eye for detail, and an aptitude for logic and problem solving are all a must. 

Mahaska is seeking a strategic thinker.  An ideal candidate who can come in to take care of the day to day, but also look toward the future.  Make recommendations to take the company to a paperless environment.  Move more technologies to the cloud if it makes sense for the business, etc. If you're a true team player that embraces change and are willing to roll up your sleeves and drive the ultimate success of a variety of challenging projects, tasks and initiatives, we'd like to speak with you. 

Responsibilities:
 
●        Coordinate route accounting, warehouse management system and vending management system issue resolution, project management and data accuracy. 
●        Design and implement documentation and support initiatives to improve efficiency and standardize technology environment. 
●        Manage the procurement, troubleshooting and optimization of company owned mobile devices (IOS, Android) 
●        Maintain vendor relations with new and existing technology suppliers. 
●        Install, configure, monitor and maintain network infrastructure, including enterprise applications, servers, virtualization, email, storage, switches, routers, firewalls and various other technologies. 
●        Coordinate EDI and ASN functions and assist in on-boarding new suppliers and retailers from a technology perspective. 
●        Troubleshoot network and performance issues, analyze and resolve problems associated with network infrastructure. 
●        Provide technical support for internal users and remote WAN users. 
●        Monitor network infrastructure for performance, availability, and security issues or threats. 
●        Aid in implementation and design of multi-location, public facing internet services and supporting infrastructure. 
●        Support VoIP business phone systems 
●        Develop and nurtures relationships with existing and new vendors/service providers 

Qualifications: 
●        B.S. in computer science, computer information systems or equivalent degree; equivalent work experience can be substituted for degree. 
●        3-5 years of previous systems and/or network management experience required. 
●        3-5+ years of experience with routers, switches, dynamic routing and other network related equipment and technologies. 
●        3-5+ years of experience with managing infrastructure environments.  For example:  Cisco, Fortinet, , Google GSuite, and related on premise and cloud based systems. 
●        Thorough knowledge of modern OS architecture concepts and communications protocols. 
●        Advanced knowledge of entire technology lifecycle, including specification, documentation and quality assurance. 
●        Ability to operate well under pressure while successfully managing and executing multiple projects in order to meet required deadlines. 
●        Ability to establish and maintain rapport with a variety of clients and internal staff. 
●        Strong verbal and written communication skills.
●        Knowledge or experience with security compliance preferred. 
●        Ability to travel. 

**Criminal background verification required on all applicants.
 If you are highly motivated, team oriented, and would enjoy the diversity of challenges and opportunities that Mahaska provides, please submit your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements via our website http://www.mahaska.com/careers  

Mahaska is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Join the Mahaska family as part of our Route Sales team! 

Do you have no experience but a great attitude? We'll provide on the job training to help you gain the skills and experience you need to be a successful and independent route sales driver.

Mahaska is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages people of all walks of life to apply today!

Our ideal candidate is energetic, self-motivated and hardworking.  In this position, you will be trained to work independently as part of a stellar team of motivated, hard working individuals.  Sales positions are responsible for selling, delivering and placing beverage products at established accounts throughout a designated route.  The  position is a full time, salary position, which will be responsible for learning all conventional routes during training.  Once a regular route is open, this person will transition to that route, giving them an opportunity to take ownership of their part of Mahaska's business!  Training will be provided for all aspects of the position, including obtaining Class A CDL.  We will give you the tools necessary to get the job done the Mahaska way. 

Candidates must possess the ability to work independently, be financially-driven and dependable as well as have excellent communication skills.  Ability to work in outdoors environment and able to lift up to 50 lbs. with ability to maneuver two-wheel cart weighting up to 200 lbs.  Must have driver’s license with good driving record and be 21 years of age or older.   

All the routes are local, allowing our team to be home every day!  Mahaska provides an excellent benefits packet includes: Health, RX, Dental, Life Insurance, 401 (k), paid personal days, and paid vacation time.  We also offer employee product discounts, the opportunity to earn sales incentives, use of an on-site gym and college scholarships for our employee's dependents. 

Opportunities in Nebraska

Description: Mahaska is looking for a self-starter who is motivated and has the ability to work independently as a week-end Merchandiser. This position is responsible for professionally representing Mahaska in servicing assigned retail customers.     Duties include but are not limited to;  
  • Ensure out-of-date and damaged product is immediately removed from the shelf or display.
  • Keep beverage sections, displays, vendors, and merchandising equipment is filled and rotated according to Model Store standards.
  • Keep back stock organized and rotated.
    Requirements:
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to lift, twist, bend for extended period of time.  
  • Must have own transportation.
  • Must be reliable.
Position:  P/T Merchandiser  

Description
:
Mahaska is looking for a self-starter who is motivated and has the ability to work independently as a Part-Time Merchandiser servicing the Norfolk customers. This position is responsible for professionally representing Mahaska in servicing assigned retail customers.  Duties include but are not limited to;  
  • Develop and maintain a professional relations hip with key people at store level and customers.
  • Ensure out-of-date and damaged product is immediately removed from the shelf or display.
  • Keep beverage sections, displays, vendors, and merchandising equipment is properly clean, filled, and rotated according to Model Store standards.
  • Keep back stock organized and rotated.
  • Flexible work schedule; Weekends and evenings
  Requirements: Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. Must be able to lift, twist, bend for extended period of time.   Must have own transportation. Must be reliable.
Title: Staff Accountant/Financial Analyst

Description
: We are looking for a detail oriented, self-motivated Staff Accountant / Financial Analyst who has excellent organization and time management skills.  Primary duties will involve assisting our finance team in multiple facets. This is a salaried position.  The ideal candidate will have some experience in a Finance / Accounting role.   
 

Duties (but not limited to):
  

1.      Prepares monthly bank and other account reconciliations.
2.      Analyzes general ledger accounts and makes recommendations to Assistant Controller and CFO.
3.      Prepares Journal entries and manages parts of the monthly close process.
4.      Manages the company Fixed Assets as well as depreciation schedules.
5.      Manages Inventory for specific areas of the business including leading meetings to analyze Inventory Turns.
6.      Inputs accurate and timely information into the general ledger system. 
8.      Serves as a backup for other accounting positions.  
9.      Sales tax calculations, including identifying any savings opportunities.
10.    Involved in Operational Accounting of business operations to make recommendations for improvement.
11.    May assist in pricing and proposal analysis.
12.    May assist in forecasting and budgeting activities.
12.    Ad hoc analysis as needed.  

General Responsibilities (but not limited to):

1.      Communicate with co-workers and outside business associates in a respectful, courteous, and cooperative manner.
2.      Maintain an organized and neat work area.
3.      Promote and maintain company good will at all times.
4.      Know, understand and adhere to all company policies and procedures.
5.      Attend continuing education seminars as necessary.
6.      While a set of standard core hours are typical, there may be surge periods that could require work on nights or weekends. Schedules           must be flexible to be able to accommodate during peak times.  

Requirements:
 
1.      Education - Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Economics
2.      Experience - 2 to 5 years of experience
3.      Travel - About 10%
4.      Computer Skills - Must be computer literate and proficient with Excel.
Mahaska is a rapidly growing Central Iowa-based company that takes pride in manufacturing, innovating and distributing food and beverage products. Mahaska equips its customers with a full suite of services including bottling, brand development, logistics, distribution, marketing, and vending solutions.  Their rich history and experience brings best in class services for the products they serve. 

We’re looking to add an innovative, results-driven Director Technology Operations with a track record of proven success to their growing operations team. Our Director Technology Operations will develop and maintain moderate to complex technology systems for internal and external customers, assist with the development of technical application procedure documents and provide technical troubleshooting and expertise across the IT infrastructure including: security, networking, servers, virtualization, and storage technologies. 

Ideal candidates will possess direct experience working with routers, switches, dynamic routing, as well as other network-related equipment and technologies and/or Microsoft Windows Server, Google GSuite, SANs and other various infrastructure technologies. Excellent interpersonal skills, superior technical skills, an eye for detail, and an aptitude for logic and problem solving are all a must. 

Mahaska is seeking a strategic thinker.  An ideal candidate who can come in to take care of the day to day, but also look toward the future.  Make recommendations to take the company to a paperless environment.  Move more technologies to the cloud if it makes sense for the business, etc. If you're a true team player that embraces change and are willing to roll up your sleeves and drive the ultimate success of a variety of challenging projects, tasks and initiatives, we'd like to speak with you. 

Responsibilities:
 
●        Coordinate route accounting, warehouse management system and vending management system issue resolution, project management and data accuracy. 
●        Design and implement documentation and support initiatives to improve efficiency and standardize technology environment. 
●        Manage the procurement, troubleshooting and optimization of company owned mobile devices (IOS, Android) 
●        Maintain vendor relations with new and existing technology suppliers. 
●        Install, configure, monitor and maintain network infrastructure, including enterprise applications, servers, virtualization, email, storage, switches, routers, firewalls and various other technologies. 
●        Coordinate EDI and ASN functions and assist in on-boarding new suppliers and retailers from a technology perspective. 
●        Troubleshoot network and performance issues, analyze and resolve problems associated with network infrastructure. 
●        Provide technical support for internal users and remote WAN users. 
●        Monitor network infrastructure for performance, availability, and security issues or threats. 
●        Aid in implementation and design of multi-location, public facing internet services and supporting infrastructure. 
●        Support VoIP business phone systems 
●        Develop and nurtures relationships with existing and new vendors/service providers 

Qualifications: 
●        B.S. in computer science, computer information systems or equivalent degree; equivalent work experience can be substituted for degree. 
●        3-5 years of previous systems and/or network management experience required. 
●        3-5+ years of experience with routers, switches, dynamic routing and other network related equipment and technologies. 
●        3-5+ years of experience with managing infrastructure environments.  For example:  Cisco, Fortinet, , Google GSuite, and related on premise and cloud based systems. 
●        Thorough knowledge of modern OS architecture concepts and communications protocols. 
●        Advanced knowledge of entire technology lifecycle, including specification, documentation and quality assurance. 
●        Ability to operate well under pressure while successfully managing and executing multiple projects in order to meet required deadlines. 
●        Ability to establish and maintain rapport with a variety of clients and internal staff. 
●        Strong verbal and written communication skills.
●        Knowledge or experience with security compliance preferred. 
●        Ability to travel. 

**Criminal background verification required on all applicants.
 If you are highly motivated, team oriented, and would enjoy the diversity of challenges and opportunities that Mahaska provides, please submit your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements via our website http://www.mahaska.com/careers  

Mahaska is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Join the Mahaska family as part of our Route Sales team! 

Do you have no experience but a great attitude? We'll provide on the job training to help you gain the skills and experience you need to be a successful and independent route sales driver.

Mahaska is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages people of all walks of life to apply today!

Our ideal candidate is energetic, self-motivated and hardworking.  In this position, you will be trained to work independently as part of a stellar team of motivated, hard working individuals.  Sales positions are responsible for selling, delivering and placing beverage products at established accounts throughout a designated route.  The  position is a full time, salary position, which will be responsible for learning all conventional routes during training.  Once a regular route is open, this person will transition to that route, giving them an opportunity to take ownership of their part of Mahaska's business!  Training will be provided for all aspects of the position, including obtaining Class A CDL.  We will give you the tools necessary to get the job done the Mahaska way. 

Candidates must possess the ability to work independently, be financially-driven and dependable as well as have excellent communication skills.  Ability to work in outdoors environment and able to lift up to 50 lbs. with ability to maneuver two-wheel cart weighting up to 200 lbs.  Must have driver’s license with good driving record and be 21 years of age or older.   

All the routes are local, allowing our team to be home every day!  Mahaska provides an excellent benefits packet includes: Health, RX, Dental, Life Insurance, 401 (k), paid personal days, and paid vacation time.  We also offer employee product discounts, the opportunity to earn sales incentives, use of an on-site gym and college scholarships for our employee's dependents. 
Job Summary:
To assist in the responsibility of all phases of the operation of the department with the greatest efficiency and at the lowest possible cost to the company.
 

Reports To:               
Vending Manager

Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to:   
1.         Deliver, install and repair all sales equipment.  Explain their proper use to the customers.                                                     
2.         Responsible in maintaining a good public relation with the customer and the public in general.
       
3.         Responsible to attend all meetings and training schools as assigned by the Manager or Assistant Manager of vending. 
                      
4.         Assist in keeping parts inventory both in shop and on service trucks.
5.         Keep trucks and equipment clean at all times and stocked with necessary parts for the job requirement while ensuring security of all company property.                                                                                                   
6.        Help maintain the best possible working conditions in shop and see that it is orderly and clean at all times.
  
7.        Check dispatch system for repairs to be completed.                                                                                                    
8.        Maintain good personal work habits, clean uniforms, remain productive, and complete all assigned orders.
                                         
9.        Keep all necessary records relating to the equipment placements, pickups, and repairs.
   
10.       Report all vehicle accidents, on the job injury, or property damage at once to the office.
                                                     
11.       Report any problems with your job or work order immediately to the department director.
                                                                   
12.       Assist in returning any in-warranty parts or equipment for credit by correctly tagging same with necessary information required.
     
13.       Attain and maintain an informed position on all aspects of the company.
                                                                                              
14.       Communicate opinions on current and future sales equipment and parts with department director.
                                                     
15.       Continue to update personal knowledge required to repair, install and maintain all types of sales equipment and to report any training deficiencies to your department director for further development.
                                                                                                   
16.       Responsible to aid the complete training and supervision of other service technicians when so directed by your department director.             
                                                                                                
17.       Recommend positive alterations in daily routines and  procedures.
                                                                                                   
18.       Report any under utilized sales equipment and/or improper use of sales equipment in our trade area - this includes equipment placed at locations that are no longer in business.
  
19.       Responsible for continuous evaluation of all sales personnel, and to report your comments immediately to your department director, making sure sales force is trained.  This includes such procedures as plugging in the machine, replacing light bulbs, un-jamming coin mechanisms, changing prices, and external/internal cleaning of equipment.
20.       Responsible for weekend duty when designated by personnel rotation.
21.       Responsible to collect cash for any product or equipment delivered to an unauthorized charge account.  
22.       Responsible for handling all special events and emergency service calls when so directed by your department director.  
23.       Report any competitive activity and remain alert for new customers.
24.       Necessary to obtain proper E.P.A. certification prior to any refrigeration repair activity.  
25.       Abides by and possesses thorough knowledge of all current refrigeration handling regulations, ie. venting, recovery and handling procedures.
26.       Make calls with sales personnel when directed and suggest to prospective customers the proper equipment and installation of same.
27.       Report to the Quality Assurance Director any problems that pertain to quality control, ensuring that all product returned to plant is.
28.       Obtain new accounts and increase sales at existing accounts through promotion of the companies full equipment and product line in soft drinks, ice, water, and snacks. 
29.       Deliver, install and repair various sales equipment..                                                                                                
30.       Repair company HVAC equipment, when time allows

Benefits: Excellent benefit packet includes: Health, RX, Dental, Life Insurance, 401 (k), paid personal days, and paid vacation.  

                                     Mahaska is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Position:  Part-Time Warehouse Loader   

Description: Mahaska is looking for a dependable, hard-working, and reliable Part-Time Loader.  The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to;
·         Effectively read build sheets.
·         Maintain the ability to build loads in a timely manner.
·         Build loads utilizing a forklift or physical labor.
·         Responsible for handling empties and full merchandise returned by drivers.
·         Empty out route trucks and load product. 
·         Work in a safe manner, keeping work area and warehouse area clean and organized.  

Requirements: Possess the ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.  Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. repeatedly.  Ability to accurately read load sheets.  Forklift experience preferred, but not required.     
 

                                          Mahaska is an Equal Opportunity Employer
 

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If you are interested in any of the above job descriptions, please apply using our online form. The form includes basic information, employment history, education, and supplemental questions. Please be prepared with all necessary information before starting the form. At the end of the application you will be able to upload a resume (PDF or Word Doc only/ 5MB max.). Please note, only one document can be uploaded per submission. Thank you for applying to Mahaska.