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

Description: Mahaska is looking for a full time Service Technician Assistant Manager who is a self-starter, to take responsibility for all phases of the operation of the vending department. Duties for this position include, but are not limited to, dispatching of vending technicians, servicing equipment at existing accounts by analyzing work orders, plan daily travel schedule, investigate complaints, conduct tests and resolving problems.  

Requirements: Ability to troubleshoot electronics, analyze information, possess excellent communication skills.  Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs., with ability to maneuver equipment weighing up to 800 lbs.  Must have driver’s license as well as good driving record.  

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

Mahaska is an Equal Opportunity Employer
 

No experience is required, training will be provided for all aspects of the position.  If you are willing to learn, our experienced sales team can teach you the skills you need to do the job.

Position: Delivery Driver 
We are looking for a competitive, self-motivated, reliable Delivery Driver with the motivation and skill set to effectively service customer accounts.  If you are passionate about customer service and enjoy having variety in your workday, this is an opportunity for you.  As the Delivery Driver, you will deliver, fill, rotate and merchandise products at assigned accounts.

Responsibilities Include, but are not limited to:

- Driving a company truck to assigned accounts within a defined territory based upon a pre-determined route.  (Examples of the types of accounts include restaurants, gas stations and smaller grocery stores)
- Delivering beverages to the account, including stocking shelves and coolers accurately with a variety of bottled and canned products, as well as dropping off BIBs (boxed bags of syrup).
-Representing Mahaska professionally in the community while establishing, developing and maintaining business relationships with current customers, and occasionally with prospective customers.

Requirements include:

- Ability to work independently and within a team environment.
-
 Desire to obtain knowledge and a familiarity with all company products
- Building productive long lasting relationships with customers
- Demonstrate proficiency with technology, capable of learning to use a computer, handheld or IPad with reasonable instruction. 
- Strong communication skills.
- Must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record. 
- Must be willing to pursue a Class A CDL
- Prefer applicants 21 years of age or older. 
- Be available and capable to perform the physical functions of the position, which include lifting and moving loads of up to 50 lbs manually and maneuvering a two-wheel cart with up to 200 lbs of product.  May occasionally be required to deliver a keg weighing up to 165 lbs. 

Benefits:
Competitive wages with an excellent benefit packet which includes: Health, RX, Dental, Life Insurance, 401 (k), paid personal days, and paid vacation-accrued bi-weekly.  Sales incentives are available for employees that go the extra mile and help to drive the business forward.  

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

Position Summary:
We are looking for a competitive, self-motivated, reliable,  Sales Representative with the drive  and skills-set to service  Omaha.   If you are passionate about sales and like the challenge of growing a territory, this is an opportunity for you.  As the Sales Representative, you will sale and deliver the product you sale into the accounts for your assigned territory.  

Responsibilities include, but are not be limited to;

  •  Establishing, developing and maintaining business relationships with current customers as well as prospective customers.
  • Make cold calls to prospective customers to generate business. Visits potential and current customers’ places of business to evaluate needs or promote the company’s products.
  • Deliver product to retail customers in the territory.  Filling shelves, cooler, and displays with product.

 Requirements:

  • Ability to work independently as well as  within a team environment.
  • Obtain knowledge and familiarity with all company products.
  • Build productive long lasting relationships with customers.
  • Proficient with computer.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Must be 21 years of age or older, maintain a valid driver's license with a good driving record.

    Benefits
    Competitive wages with full benefits package which includes; Health, RX, Dental, Life Insurance, Short Term Disability, 401 (k), paid vacation and paid personal days.

    Company vehicle will be provided.  Sales incentives are available.
     

 Mahaska is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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.     

Description: Mahaska is looking for a full time Service Technician who is a self-starter, to deliver, repair and install sales equipment.  Duties for this position include, but are not limited to, servicing equipment at existing accounts by analyzing work orders, plan daily travel schedule, investigate complaints, conduct tests and resolving problems.  

Requirements: Ability to troubleshoot electronics, analyze information, possess excellent communication skills.  Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs., with ability to maneuver equipment weighing up to 800 lbs.  Must have driver’s license as well as good driving record.  

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

Mahaska is an Equal Opportunity Employer
 

Mahaska is looking for a hard-working, dedicated team player to lead the conventional route drivers.  The Route Manager drives the execution of the business and motivates team members to achieve the best results and to drive continuous process improvement.  This position is responsible for managing drivers, ensuring safety and other business protocols are being developed and maintained.  

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Provides first line supervision to route drivers.
  • Ensures routes are being executed in an efficient manner.
  • Maintains and provides quality customer service.
  • Secures inventory by executing controls and ensuring strict compliance with security procedures.
  • Establishes and maintains accountability on the front line of the market.  Maintains a positive Employee Relations and work environment.  
  • Schedule and develops staff.


Minimum qualifications:

  • Minimum of 21 years of age or older.
  • Minimum of 1-2 years supervisory experience.
  • Valid driver's license with good driving record.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Computer skills

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

Opportunities in Iowa

Mahaska is looking for a self-starter who is motivated and has the ability to work independently as a Full-Time Merchandiser servicing 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.
  • Work schedule: Monday-Friday

  Requirements: 

  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs and pull a pallet weight 2,000-2,500 lbs with a jack.
  • Must be able to lift, twist, bend for extended period of time.  
  • Must have good driving record and reliable transportation. 

Description:

We are looking for an energetic, self-motivated, hard-working Beverage Delivery Driver. As the Beverage Delivery Driver, you will deliver company products as ordered, and pick up shells and empties at assigned accounts.

Requirements include:

- Ability to work independently and within a team environment.
- Desire to obtain knowledge and a familiarity with all company products

- Building productive long lasting relationships with customers
- Demonstrate proficiency with technology, capable of learning to use a computer, handheld or IPad with reasonable instruction. 
- Strong communication skills.
- Must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record. 
- Prefer applicants 21 years of age or older. 
- Be available and capable to perform the physical functions of the position, which include lifting and moving loads of up to 50 lbs manually and maneuvering a two-wheel cart with up to 200 lbs of product.  May occasionally be required to deliver a keg weighing up to 165 lbs. 
 

 

Training will be provided for all aspects of the position. Previous 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


Apply electronically by logging onto www.mahaska.com

Description:

We are looking for an energetic, self-motivated, hard-working Beverage Delivery Driver. As the Beverage Delivery Driver, you will deliver company products as ordered, and pick up shells and empties at assigned accounts.

Requirements include:

- Ability to work independently and within a team environment.
- Desire to obtain knowledge and a familiarity with all company products

- Building productive long lasting relationships with customers
- Demonstrate proficiency with technology, capable of learning to use a computer, handheld or IPad with reasonable instruction. 
- Strong communication skills.
- Must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record. 
- Prefer applicants 21 years of age or older. 
- Be available and capable to perform the physical functions of the position, which include lifting and moving loads of up to 50 lbs manually and maneuvering a two-wheel cart with up to 200 lbs of product.  May occasionally be required to deliver a keg weighing up to 165 lbs. 
 

 

Training will be provided for all aspects of the position. Previous 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


Apply electronically by logging onto www.mahaska.com

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 orders on IPad.
·         Maintain the ability to build loads in a timely manner. 
·         Build loads utilizing physical labor. 
·         Load  product into trucks
·         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 orders on IPad. Ability to work in cold environment briefly throughout shift. 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.  

Description:
Mahaska is looking for a hard-working, dedicated, and reliable team player to lead the warehouse team. The Warehouse Manager is responsible for proper accounting and organization of any and all situations pertaining to warehouse control, training and supervising all personnel in your department, and maintain your area economically without waste of time, materials, or manpower.  


Key Responsibilities: 

  • Coordinate daily functions with the Assistant Warehouse Manager and Front Office.
  • Ensure the proper signatures are on incoming freight bills and designated department heads are notified and to see what receiving memos are filled out correctly and turned into the front office.
  • Proper communication with supervisors, the front office, and handling of customer service requests.
  • Ensure the warehouse remains clean and organized at all times.
  • Record changes in product movement and placement, as well as raw materials inventory and full product inventory.
  • Budgeting capital expenditures.
  • Responsible to monitor Powered Equipment Certifications and ensure that the equipment is being operated in a safe manner per OSHA regulations.
  • Responsible for training on all software programs pertaining to warehouse operations including the VIP/Parlevel Market for order processing and picking.
  • Responsible for directing and effectively managing warehouse employees and monitoring warehouse employee’s hours.


Requirements:

  • Strong communication skills.
  • Ability to understand and use technology.
  • Analyze and interpret data.
  • Basic math skills.
  • Must be 21 years of age.
  • Ability to lift up to half BBL weight.
  • Ability to do some travel as necessary.
  • Ability to obtain a Class A CDL.

 

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

Mahaska is looking for smeone energetic, self-motivated and hard-working to join our team as a Sales Representative. As a Sales Representative you will service assinged retails customers and achieve monthly sales volume, distribution and other goals. The Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to;

  • Understand and promote the company's marketing strategies for all product packages and caterogries. Promote products in accounts in line with these strategies.
  • Soliciit promotions, tie to pricing, ads and displays.
  • Develop professional relationships with key people at store level.
  • Familiarize yourself with all products including; advertising programs, product attributes, pricing, categy, retail price points, competitive brands within the category.
  • Ensure out-of-date and damaged product is immediately returned to the warehouse.
  • Ensure all retailer complaints are resolved. This includes investigating and resolving all complaints in assigned accounts and working closely with the Delivery Representative regarding recurring situations.
  • Service current accounts, ability to sell in displays, merchandise, and over time be able to upsell and add in new products into accounts.

Requirements:

  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs.
  • Must have a good driving record and reliable transportation to get to and from work.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to problem-solve.
  • Experience within the coffee industry preferred. 

Mahaska is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Description: 
Mahaska is looking for a dependable, hard-working, and reliable Full-time Loader.  Typical schedule is Monday-Friday from 3:00pm until finish. Base pay starting at $17.50/hour. This position may also be eligible for pay raises after the introductory training period. 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.  

Mahaska is accepting applications for a Delivery Driver Trainee based out of our Oskaloosa, IA location

No experience is required, training will be provided for all aspects of the position.  If you are willing to learn, our experienced sales team can teach you the skills you need to do the job.

Position: Delivery Driver 
We are looking for a competitive, self-motivated, reliable Delivery Driver with the motivation and skill set to effectively service customer accounts.  If you are passionate about customer service and enjoy having variety in your workday, this is an opportunity for you.  As the Delivery Driver, you will deliver, fill, rotate and merchandise products at assigned accounts.

Responsibilities Include, but are not limited to:

- Driving a company truck to assigned accounts within a defined territory based upon a pre-determined route.  (Examples of the types of accounts include restaurants, gas stations and smaller grocery stores)
- Delivering beverages to the account, including stocking shelves and coolers accurately with a variety of bottled and canned products, as well as dropping off BIBs (boxed bags of syrup).
-Representing Mahaska professionally in the community while establishing, developing and maintaining business relationships with current customers, and occasionally with prospective customers.

Requirements include:

- Ability to work independently and within a team environment.
-
 Desire to obtain knowledge and a familiarity with all company products
- Building productive long lasting relationships with customers
- Demonstrate proficiency with technology, capable of learning to use a computer, handheld or IPad with reasonable instruction. 
- Strong communication skills.
- Must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record. 
- Must be willing to pursue a Class A CDL
- Prefer applicants 21 years of age or older. 
- Be available and capable to perform the physical functions of the position, which include lifting and moving loads of up to 50 lbs manually and maneuvering a two-wheel cart with up to 200 lbs of product.  May occasionally be required to deliver a keg weighing up to 165 lbs. 

Benefits:
Competitive wages with an excellent benefit packet which includes: Health, RX, Dental, Life Insurance, 401 (k), paid personal days, and paid vacation-accrued bi-weekly.  Sales incentives are available for employees that go the extra mile and help to drive the business forward.  

Opportunities in Kansas

Mahaska is looking for a dependable, hard-working, and reliable Full-time Loader. Typical schedule is Monday-Thursday from 2:00pm until finish, and Friday 1:00pm until finish. Potential for $16/hour. This position may also be eligible for pay raises after the introductory training period. The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to; 

  • Effectively read build sheets and strive for 100% accuracy. 
  • Maintain the ability to build loads in a timely manner. 
  • Build loads utilizing a pallet jack and 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.  Possess the ability to work without the distraction of electronic devices.

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

 

Our snack division, Mahaska Markets, is now accepting applications for a Route Sales Driver Trainee.  As a  Driver Trainee you will deliver and place food/beverage products in Micro Markets & vending machines throughout a designated route with established accounts.  This position offers huge growth opportunities – as your sales increase, so will your income as pay is based on commission.

 

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.


Training will be provided for all aspects of the position. Previous sales and route driving experience not required.

 

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.