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 Nebraska

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. 

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. 

The Administrative Assistant position is responsible for demonstrating a professional, effective and tactful written, verbal and nonverbal communication with customers, vendors, colleagues and other departments and facilities throughout the Mahaska organization.

Essential Job Functions: 

1. Greet  customers/guests in a manner that creates company goodwill.

2. Provide proper information for walk-in sales and vendors.

3. Answer phone with a pleasant voice that indicates to customer we are glad for their business.  Obtain a working knowledge of all aspects of business in order to fully answer customer questions.

4. Route calls in an expedient manner. 

5. Record vending service calls-ins.

6. Presell coffee to selected customers. Route to Norfolk warehouse, snack and O’Neill warehouses.

7. Insure vending routes are counted, reconciled/registered.

8. Insure snack routes are counted and recorded in Parlevel.

9. Insure phone directories, extensions and route lists are kept up to date. 

10. Insure office equipment is operating properly by checking paper supply, toner, ribbons,etc.  If equipment is not working properly, coordinate repairs with Chief of Operations.

11. Inventory and purchase office supplies.  Large quantity or large dollar items should be approved by Chief of Operations.

12. Prepare mailings and assist in courier shipments.

13. Back-up Norfolk Staff Accountant completing daily deposit slips to Oskaloosa for posting.

14. Pick up, open, and distribute mail on daily basis.

15. Communicate regularly with Human Resources on new hires, benefits, and terminations.

16. Support the recruiting process by scheduling drug screens/physicals.

17. Maintain I9 records for Nebraska location.

18. Assist employees with ThinkZoom.

19. Place uniform orders and ensure everyone is receiving the proper uniform.

20. Responsible for the reconciliation of petty cash box on a monthly basis.

21. Serve as Chief of Operation’s secretary. This includes typing, scanning, copying, phone messages.

22. Must have reliable and regular attendance.

23. Dress in a professional office manner.

24. Maintain work area in an organized and neat manner.

25. Keep personal calls and outside visitors in bare minimum. These should be handled during breaks or lunch period.

26. Attend and actively participate in weekly/monthly office meetings. 

27. Promote and maintain company goodwill at all times.

28. Know, understand, and adhere to all company policies and procedures.

29. Maintain your normal assigned work schedule and seek supervisory approval for any changes.

30. Any other task that promoted efficiency and cooperation of company business. Everyone is part of the "Team." There is no room in this company for a "That's not my job" attitude. We will all work together to get the job done. 

This job description is general in nature and serves as a guide to your job responsibilities.  It should be understood that management may periodically add, modify, or change these job responsibilities to best fit Company needs.

This job description is not to be construed as creating any type of employment contract or guarantee of employment or other employment benefit between you and the company.

Mahaska is looking for a competent Help Desk Technician to provide fast and useful technical assistance on computer systems. You will answer queries on basic technical issues and offer advice to solve them.

An excellent Help Desk Technician must have good technical knowledge and be able to communicate effectively to understand the problem and explain its solution. They must also be service oriented and patient to deal with difficult support scenarios.

The goal is to create value for the company by providing quick resolution to issues and keeping the workforce productive at all times.

 

Responsibilities

  • Serve as the first point of contact for users seeking technical assistance in-person, over the phone or via email
  • Perform remote troubleshooting through diagnostic techniques and pertinent questions
  • Determine the best solution based on the issue and details provided by users
  • Walk the user through the problem-solving process
  • Direct unresolved issues to the next level of support personnel
  • Provide accurate information on IT products or services
  • Record problems and their resolution in the ticketing software
  • Follow-up and update user issue status and information
  • Pass on any feedback or suggestions by users to the appropriate internal team
  • Identify and suggest possible improvements on procedures

Requirements

  • Proven experience as a Help Desk Technician or technical experience and customer service experience
  • Tech savvy with working knowledge of office automation products, line of business applications and remote control
  • Good understanding of computer systems, mobile devices and other tech products
  • Ability to diagnose and resolve basic technical issues
  • Proficiency in English
  • Excellent communication skills
  • User-oriented and cool-tempered

Opportunities in Iowa

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

 

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. 

 

Who We Are:
Things are happening here at Mahaska. A family-owned business since our start 1889, we've served the Midwest and beyond for more than 125 years. And we're still growing. Owner Branden Muhl continues to expand Mahaska beyond bottling into new territory, opening up opportunities and careers in hospitality, transportation and distribution.   

Position: Sunday Part-Time Merchandiser 

Mahaska is looking for a reliable individual to merchandise Mahaska products in customer stores in Centerville. Responsible for product rotation and stocking on store shelves, displays, and in coolers. 

Position requires approximately two to three hours per Sunday.

Mahaska is accepting applications for Route Sales Driver. No experience required.

 

Description:

We are looking for an energetic, self-motivated, hard-working Route Sales Driver-trainee.  As a Conventional Route Sales Driver, you will deliver; fill coolers and displays, rotate and merchandise, and place beverage products at established accounts throughout a designated route. As the trainee, you will learn all of the conventional routes and be able to fill in during vacations as well as help on all routes year around. In the event that a route becomes vacant, you may have the opportunity to fill that route permanently. 

 

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.

 

Training will be provided for all aspects of the position, including obtaining Class A CDL. 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 competent Help Desk Technician to provide fast and useful technical assistance on computer systems. You will answer queries on basic technical issues and offer advice to solve them.

An excellent Help Desk Technician must have good technical knowledge and be able to communicate effectively to understand the problem and explain its solution. They must also be service oriented and patient to deal with difficult support scenarios.

The goal is to create value for the company by providing quick resolution to issues and keeping the workforce productive at all times.

 

Responsibilities

  • Serve as the first point of contact for users seeking technical assistance in-person, over the phone or via email
  • Perform remote troubleshooting through diagnostic techniques and pertinent questions
  • Determine the best solution based on the issue and details provided by users
  • Walk the user through the problem-solving process
  • Direct unresolved issues to the next level of support personnel
  • Provide accurate information on IT products or services
  • Record problems and their resolution in the ticketing software
  • Follow-up and update user issue status and information
  • Pass on any feedback or suggestions by users to the appropriate internal team
  • Identify and suggest possible improvements on procedures

Requirements

  • Proven experience as a Help Desk Technician or technical experience and customer service experience
  • Tech savvy with working knowledge of office automation products, line of business applications and remote control
  • Good understanding of computer systems, mobile devices and other tech products
  • Ability to diagnose and resolve basic technical issues
  • Proficiency in English
  • Excellent communication skills
  • User-oriented and cool-tempered

Mahaska is accepting applications for Route Sales Driver. No experience required.

 

Description:

We are looking for an energetic, self-motivated, hard-working Route Sales Driver-trainee.  As a Conventional Route Sales Driver, you will deliver; fill coolers and displays, rotate and merchandise, and place beverage products at established accounts throughout a designated route. As the trainee, you will learn all of the conventional routes and be able to fill in during vacations as well as help on all routes year around. In the event that a route becomes vacant, you may have the opportunity to fill that route permanently. 

 

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.

 

Training will be provided for all aspects of the position, including obtaining Class A CDL. 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

 

Description:

We are looking for an energetic, self-motivated, hard-working Route Sales Driver. As a Sales Representative you will sell, deliver and place beverage products at established accounts throughout a designated route. Duties include delivery of product, filling shelves and coolers and work with the Route Manager to grow sales opportunities. 
 

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.

Requirements:
Candidates must possess the ability to work independently, have a great attitude, be willing to learn, be financially-driven and dependable as well as have excellent communication skills. Candidates must have the drive to learn and sell our brands as well as help build up the territory. 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.  At times, employees will need to maneuver kegs weighing up to 160 lbs.  Must have driver’s license with good driving record and be 21 years of age or older.  Must have or be able to obtain a class D2 license. Must be willing to work 45-50 hours a week.

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. 

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

Description: 
Mahaska is looking for a dependable, hard-working, and reliable Full-time Loader.  Typical schedule is Monday-Friday from 3:00pm until finish. 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. Possess a high school diploma or GED.

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

Opportunities in Kansas

Mahaska is looking for a competent Help Desk Technician to provide fast and useful technical assistance on computer systems. You will answer queries on basic technical issues and offer advice to solve them.

An excellent Help Desk Technician must have good technical knowledge and be able to communicate effectively to understand the problem and explain its solution. They must also be service oriented and patient to deal with difficult support scenarios.

The goal is to create value for the company by providing quick resolution to issues and keeping the workforce productive at all times.

 

Responsibilities

  • Serve as the first point of contact for users seeking technical assistance in-person, over the phone or via email
  • Perform remote troubleshooting through diagnostic techniques and pertinent questions
  • Determine the best solution based on the issue and details provided by users
  • Walk the user through the problem-solving process
  • Direct unresolved issues to the next level of support personnel
  • Provide accurate information on IT products or services
  • Record problems and their resolution in the ticketing software
  • Follow-up and update user issue status and information
  • Pass on any feedback or suggestions by users to the appropriate internal team
  • Identify and suggest possible improvements on procedures

Requirements

  • Proven experience as a Help Desk Technician or technical experience and customer service experience
  • Tech savvy with working knowledge of office automation products, line of business applications and remote control
  • Good understanding of computer systems, mobile devices and other tech products
  • Ability to diagnose and resolve basic technical issues
  • Proficiency in English
  • Excellent communication skills
  • User-oriented and cool-tempered

Mahaska is accepting applications for Route Sales Driver

 

Description:

We are looking for an energetic, self-motivated, hard-working Route Sales Driver-trainee.  As a Conventional Route Sales Driver, you will deliver; fill coolers and displays, rotate and merchandise, and place beverage products at established accounts throughout a designated route. As the trainee, you will learn all of the conventional routes and be able to fill in during vacations as well as help on all routes year around. In the event that a route becomes vacant, you may have the opportunity to fill that route permanently. 

 

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.

 

Training will be provided for all aspects of the position, including obtaining Class A CDL. Previous sales and route driving experience not required.  Willingness to learn and the ability to work in a team environment are critical. 

 

Benefits:

Excellent benefits package including: Health, RX, Dental, Life Insurance, 401 (k), paid personal days, paid vacation and more.

 

Mahaska is an Equal Opportunity Employer

APPLY FOR A JOB

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.