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Distribution Center Associate, Iowa Premium, Tama, Iowa

Yankton, South Dakota
Job Type
4 Aug 2022

Find your future at Iowa Premium!


Iowa Premium, a National Beef Company in Tama, Iowa, is looking for a qualified professional to join our Distribution Center Team as Distribution Center Associate. With competitive pay and benefits, safe and stable work, and an environment that is caring and supportive, Iowa Premium could become your next career move!  Apply Today!



  • Pay Starts at $22 per hour with the potential of earning up to $27.50
  • Family-friendly benefits including health, vision and dental
  • 401K Retirement Plan with company match
  • Paid Vacation after 1 year of service
  • Paid Holiday, personal days, birthday
  • Employee Meat Purchase Sales
  • Paid Life Insurance


Potential Positions Available (various shifts) include:

  • Scanners/Loaders
  • Stack-Off
  • Load Picker
  • Yard Driver/Loader

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Distribution Center Associate Essential Functions:


Be on time and ready to work at the start of shift

Unloading of dry goods delivery

Warehouse stocking of perishable goods

Load and unload storage/transfer trailers

5S implementation with focus on visual order, organization, cleanliness and standardization

Inventory counting and reconciliation

Inbound/Outbound Trailer Inspection


Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, labels, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to Supervisor, Peers, and other employees of the organization. Ability to add/subtract and to multiply/divide.


Specific positions require forklift certification or ability to become certified; and/or require a valid driver's license.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use teamwork skills. The employee will occasionally use interpersonal and customer service skills.


This is a safety sensitive position.  This is NOT a remote position.

Qualified candidates for the Distribution Center Associate position should possess the following:



Previous experience with a reach stand up lift

Previous experience with a rider pallet jack

High school diploma or equivalent preferred


While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is regularly required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 50 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 75 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. The employee must be able to perform these functions in Hot/Cold environment, both indoors and outdoors. Specific vision abilities required by this job include distance vision and depth perception.


Hardhat, steel-toed safety boots, earplugs, hairnet, beard net

Iowa Premium, a National Beef Company, is dedicated to being the premier supplier of premium family farm-raised corn-fed Black Angus beef. Our employees are key to our success. Come join our family!

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  • Job Reference: 677094238-2
  • Date Posted: 4 August 2022
  • Recruiter: National Beef Packing Co., LLC
  • Location: Yankton, South Dakota
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Call Centre / Customer Service
  • Job Type: Permanent