Spider Position - Distribution Center - Mon-Thursday in West Omaha - Omaha - job 676760

VIP PetCare

Date: 04/08/2021

City: Omaha, Nebraska

Employment type: Full-time

PetIQ provides convenient and affordable pet health and wellness products and veterinary services to pets and their families through retail and ecommerce channels across the country. We are advocates for pet parents, because we believe that all pet parents should be able to provide necessary care that enhances the lives of their pets.

Why join the PetIQ Team?

  • Great company culture

  • Company is in growth mode, come be a part of our exciting growth

Full time employee benefits include:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision

  • Flex Spending Account

  • Company Paid Life Insurance

  • 401(k) with Company Match

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • Paid Holidays and PTO

  • Short and Long Term Disability Insurance

The Spider Position supports the production Operation. They are responsible for the routine communication across all departments, training for areas needed, and to ensure materials, resources and equipment are ready to complete the required day to day production tasks. They support coordinated activities with Supervisors, Line Leads, Site Warehouse Workers and Maintenance Department.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty with high efficiencies.

    1. Verify components on job order to ensure correct number of components are available at production line

    1. Monitors production and adjusts work assignments, supply of material, and machine operation when necessary.

    1. Review job order instructions with Line Worker team

    1. Responsible to keep line clean of any debris at all times

    1. Train Production Workers on job tasks

    1. Performs basic repairs on various machines.

    1. Supports basic line / job change over operations

    1. Verifies correct paperwork for skid tickets, line checks, and quality checks

    1. Supports updating production metrics on hourly production whiteboard

    1. Notifies Material Handler to bring additional components for production line as needed

    1. Supports clean-up of production lines during and end of productions

    1. Follows SOP's requirements for production process

    1. Supports quality checks of the line

    1. Supports production line standards

    1. Manages daily / weekly line production supplies inventory

    1. Must be a team leader

    1. Perform other duties as needed or assigned


  • High School diploma or GED equivalent required, Post High Schooling preferred

  • 2 years or more of experience in warehouse or manufacturing Lead or supervisory experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of computers and programs contained with Microsoft Office

  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations.

  • Ability to add and subtract multiple digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's, 100's and 1000's. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance.

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.

  • Ability to use a counting scale

  • Able to participate in a team-oriented environment, willingness to assist and train others

  • Demonstrate safe behavior and support department/plant Safety goals in a continuous improvement process

  • Able to work a flexible schedule, including overtime, weekends before and after schedule as needed

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write end of job reports and correspondence

To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Technical Skills - Shares expertise with others.

  • Oral Communication - Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listens and gets clarification; responds well to questions

  • Written Communication - Writes clearly and informatively; Presents numerical data effectively; Able to read and interpret written information.

  • Teamwork - Balances team and individual responsibilities; Gives and welcomes feedback; Contributes to building a positive team spirit.

  • Leadership - Inspires and motivates others to perform well.

  • Ethics - Treats people with respect; Works with integrity and ethically.

  • Organizational Support - Follows policies and procedures; Completes administrative tasks correctly and on time; supports organization's goals and values.

  • Motivation - Sets and achieves challenging goals; Demonstrates persistence and overcomes obstacles; Measures self against standard of excellence.

  • Planning/Organizing - Uses time efficiently.

  • Professionalism - Approaches others in a tactful manner; Reacts well under pressure; Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position; Accepts responsibility for own actions; Follows through on commitments.

  • Quality - Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; Monitors own work to ensure quality.

  • Quantity - Meets productivity standards; Completes work in timely manner; Strives to increase productivity; Works quickly.

  • Safety and Security - Observes safety and security procedures; Uses equipment and materials properly.

  • Adaptability - Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.

  • Attendance/Punctuality - Is consistently at work and on time.

  • Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction; Takes responsibility for own actions; Completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan.

  • Initiative - Asks for and offers help when needed.

What We Offer

A competitive base salary

Convenient, west Omaha location

Generous paid time off package including PTO and holidays

Medical insurance with low employee premiums

Voluntary dental insurance

Voluntary vision insurance

Company paid and voluntary life insurance

401K retirement plan with up to a 3% company contribution and instant vesting

Medical and dependent care flexible savings account

PetIQ is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status, or any other applicable characteristics protected by law.

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