Since 1976,

Hedlin Ag Enterprises has specialized in retained executive search for agribusinesses and agricultural associations throughout the United States. Why has it endured since founded by Larry Hedlin? It’s our philosophy and dedication to strive to be the best, not the biggest.

WAREHOUSE MANAGER – MAVIGA NORTH AMERICA INC./PALOUSE PULSE LLC

LOCATION: FARMINGTON, WASHINGTON

INTRODUCTION & POSITION SUMMARY:

Palouse Pulse LLC is a processor of pulses.  The company engages in the business of acquisition, storage, and processing of dry edible lentils.  It is 100% owned by Maviga NA Inc.  The plant is in Farmington, Washington, near the Idaho border.  The region is known for large, dryland farming.  The facility was built in 1980 and Maviga NA acquired it in 2016.  Maviga NA has a worldwide reputation for quality products.  

This position will be responsible for managing the business and will have complete oversight of the warehouse employees.  

JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Hire, supervise, manage, and discipline company employees
  • Provide a safe work environment and enforce compliance with safety regulations
  • Manage the construction and maintenance of processing lines and storage facilities
  • Work with outside contractors for the construction and maintenance of processing plants
  • Work with assistant manager to maintain strong relationships with existing growers and customers
  • Work with assistant manager to expand the grower base and procure product

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • The ability to supervise and manage employees
  • Experience with processing and handling agricultural commodities
  • The ability to work and conduct the company’s business without direct supervision
  • Some millwright or construction knowledge desirable

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Some higher education such as college or trade school desirable
  • Must have successful supervisory experience
  • Experience or education in millwright or mechanics
  • Knowledge or experience in agriculture

Note:

Successful candidates must complete a drug screen, functional employment physical, and background check. Maviga NA Inc. maintains a drug and alcohol-free workplace.

All inquiries and information will be handled in strict confidence.   Interested parties should contact:
Laura Blomme
Hedlin Ag Enterprises
Phone:  515.444.7342   Email:  lblomme@hedlinag.com