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Based in Rheems, Pennsylvania, The Wenger Group™ is a comprehensive Agricultural Company offering Feed, Ingredients, Eggs and Egg Marketing, Flock Services, and Pullet Growing. The Wenger Group™ includes Wenger Feeds, Nutrify: Performance Ingredient Solutions, and Dutchland Farms.

We’re a stable company with strong core values, great benefits, competitive wage structure, and a safe and healthy work environment.

Benefits
For all full-time team members, we offer full medical, dental and vision insurance. All team members are eligible to participate in a Profit Sharing Plan with an employer match. Each team member has the potential to earn a yearly bonus based on the achievement of company goals.

Full-time team members with at least three years of service are eligible to participate in our Wenger’s Feed Mill Foundation Scholarship Program.

We are always looking for talented individuals to join our team. As a progressive company with strong core values, we offer a professional working environment and a competitive benefits package as well as the opportunity for personal and professional growth.

The Wenger Group is a drug-free workplace. All positions require candidates to pass a pre-employment drug test.

Apply!

Download an application to mail to:
The Wenger Group
101 West Harrisburg Ave.
P.O. Box 26
Rheems, PA 17570

If you’re interested in a driving position, please use this file:
Driver Application

For information or to email your application or resume, contact Human Resources:

Transportation

Feed Truck Driver, Night Shift, Rheems, PA
Transportation Manager, Rheems, PA
Feed Truck Driver, Night Shift, Shippensburg, PA
Transportation Supervisor, Rheems, PA

Operations

Mill Operator, Weekend ShiftRheems, PA
Mill Operator, Day Shift, Mount Joy, PA

Office

Account Leader

All office positions and internships are in Rheems, PA.

Page updated April 26, 2016
Thank you for your interest in employment with The Wenger Group.

Transportation

Feed Driver
Night Shift
Rheems, PA
This individual is responsible to load, transport and unload feed between the mill and the customer and ensure the care of company and customer property.
Essential Job Functions:
Perform pre-trip and post-trip inspection – assuring the safety of the vehicle.
Drive in a safe manner.
Load the correct feed from the appropriate bin, close bin and visually check the quality of feed and take sample of each order delivered – follow proper feed sampling procedures and wear required safety equipment.
Deliver feed to correct farm and bin number in a timely and efficient manner.
Report, clean up and properly dispose of feed spills.
Maintain a clean and orderly vehicle and inform supervisor of vehicle problems.
Maintain a neat and clean personal appearance.
Maintain proper company image on highway and on farm (e.g., proper equipment maintenance and attire). Report any problems observed in dealing with customers.
At times, deliver loads of a Gross Weight of 95,000 lbs.
Perform all duties to assure high quality CSA scores are maintained.
Perform all other duties as assigned.
Qualifications Needed:
Valid (Class A) CDL and good driving record Endorsements “N” Tank;
Air Brakes Ability to handle flexible hours at times
Successful completion of DOT Physical and Drug screen
Ability to work in dusty environment Ability to handle “on the road” situations that develop from time to time (snow – ice-accidents)
Ability to work at 15’ heights consistently Ability to climb ladders consistently
Ability to lift up to 66 pounds on occasion
Basic math skills
Ability to handle permit size loads possibly grossing 95,000 lbs.
Want to apply? Download an application or email your resume today!

Transportation Manager
Rheems, PA

This individual is responsible for maximizing quality, efficiency and value, while minimizing costs, in all aspects of the Transportation business units; primary focus is feed delivery processes, but also responsible for equipment and related elements of Ingredient and Egg Delivery services. The Feed Transportation Manager oversees all operational aspects of Feed Delivery, Logistics and the Garage, by working closely with the supervisors and team members in each of these areas.
Essential Job Functions:
Coordinate with Transportation area supervisors to ensure effective and efficient communication, and maintain motivated workforce throughout the Feed Transportation Department.
Develop and maintain positive internal and external relationships on behalf of the Transportation Department to provide quality, timely and efficient service to customers.
Assure the timely and quality procurement and maintenance of all necessary WFM Transport delivery equipment and WFM vehicles, including small vehicles.
Coordinate with Transportation Supervisor to ensure accurate and efficient delivery of feed with appropriate staffing levels.
Coordinate with the Garage Supervisor to ensure WFM vehicles are maintained in a safe and efficient manner, with timely and cost effective repairs and preventative maintenance activity for all units.
Coordinate with Logistics Supervisor and Manufacturing to determine the most effective and efficient manufacturing locations and delivery assignments.
Analyze costs and financial statements pertaining to the Transportation Department, and address areas of divergence from expectations.
Keep current on transportation issues; coordinate with the Health & Safety Compliance Coordinator to ensure all legal requirements are met regarding DOT, OSHA, and Wenger System policies.
Monitor and evaluate effectiveness of EOBRs (electronic on board recorders), and other technology tools, within the Transportation Department.
Chair Feed Transportation Wenger System committee and prepare budgets and operational plans as needed.
Qualifications Needed:
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities in a timely & quality appropriate manner
Management experience in the transportation industry, 3+ years preferred
Demonstrated leadership capabilities with strong interpersonal skills
Demonstrated understanding of basic accounting concepts and their impact on financial reporting
Advanced computer skills, including MS Excel and Word Business-related degree preferred
Want to apply? Download an application or email your resume today!

Feed Driver
Night Shift
Shippensburg, PA
This individual is responsible to load, transport and unload feed between the mill and the customer and ensure the care of company and customer property.
Essential Job Functions: Perform pre-trip and post-trip inspection – assuring the safety of the vehicle. Drive in a safe manner. Load the correct feed from the appropriate bin, close bin and visually check the quality of feed and take sample of each order delivered – follow proper feed sampling procedures and wear required safety equipment. Deliver feed to correct farm and bin number in a timely and efficient manner. Report, clean up and properly dispose of feed spills. Maintain a clean and orderly vehicle and inform supervisor of vehicle problems. Maintain a neat and clean personal appearance. Maintain proper company image on highway and on farm (e.g., proper equipment maintenance and attire). Report any problems observed in dealing with customers. At times, deliver loads of a Gross Weight of 95,000 lbs. Perform all duties to assure high quality CSA scores are maintained. Perform all other duties as assigned. Qualifications Needed: Valid (Class A) CDL and good driving record Endorsements “N” Tank; Air Brakes Ability to handle flexible hours at times Successful completion of DOT Physical and Drug screen Ability to work in dusty environment Ability to handle “on the road” situations that develop from time to time (snow – ice-accidents) Ability to work at 15’ heights consistently Ability to climb ladders consistently Ability to lift up to 66 pounds on occasion Basic math skills Ability to handle permit size loads possibly grossing 95,000 lbs.
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Transportation Supervisor
Rheems, PA
This individual is responsible for the supervision of all feed delivery functions and related activities to maximize productivity and safety. This individual will also work closely with the Dispatch Supervisor and Garage Administrator to ensure efficient operations.
Essential Job Functions: Supervise assistant supervisors and drivers; coordinate with assistant supervisors as appropriate on daily operations, scheduling, and performance reviews. Maintain an active presence with all feed delivery personnel, including but not limited to face to face interactions and ride-alongs to promote positive communication. Make bi-weekly visits to outside mills to interact with drivers. Coordinate overall Driver training program needs and requirements with the Training and Development Transportation Coordinator to help ensure a safe, well-trained, and growing Driver staff, to help maximize our effectiveness and efficiency. Work on projects with Transportation Manager. Meet needs of equipment and drivers on a daily and/or weekly schedule.
Qualifications Needed:
Good verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills
Valid (Class A) CDL license Ability to be flexible with time spent with all shifts
Good computer skills
Good organizational skills
Ability to understand and utilize EOBC’s (electronic onboard computer systems)
Supervisory experience with demonstrated leadership capabilities
Good instructional skills
Safety program experience
Ability to work at heights of up to 15 feet
Ability to lift up to 80 pounds.
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Operations

Mill Operator
Day Shift
Mount Joy, PA
This individual is responsible for performing all phases necessary for daily feed production and the receiving of grain and ingredients. The Mill Supervisor assigns specific daily duties.
Essential Job Functions:
May be responsible for all or part of the following duties and responsibilities to be determined by the Shift Supervisor:
Receive daily shipments of grain and other ingredients by rail and truck.
Control and monitor feed production through the computer center.
Effectively operate the pellet mill.
Perform the function of “hand-adds,” the manual addition of feed ingredients.
Clean mill facility when working conditions and time permit.
Perform general mechanical duties as determined by the Mill Supervisor.
Monitor ingredient inventories.
Maintain bag inventories, stacked and orderly.
Other duties determined by the Mill Supervisor.
Navigate, use and understand Wenger System as appropriate.
Qualifications Needed:
Ability to work with close supervision and independently
Basic math skills
Ability to operate various types of machinery and heavy equipment
Ability to lift up to 100 lbs. on occasion
General maintenance skills
Ability to climb ladders and work in high places
Ability to work in confined spaces
Basic computer skills
Ability to work in dusty conditions
Ability to work weekends and overtime as needed
Ability to work in a safe and efficient manner
Want to apply? Download an application or email your resume today!

Mill Operator
Weekend Shift (Fri 6am – 7pm, Saturday & Sunday 6am – 7:30pm)
Rheems, PA
This individual is responsible for performing all phases necessary for daily feed production and the receiving of grain and ingredients. The Mill Supervisor assigns specific daily duties.
Essential Job Functions:
May be responsible for all or part of the following duties and responsibilities to be determined by the Shift Supervisor:
Receive daily shipments of grain and other ingredients by rail and truck.
Control and monitor feed production through the computer center.
Effectively operate the pellet mill.
Perform the function of “hand-adds,” the manual addition of feed ingredients.
Clean mill facility when working conditions and time permit.
Perform general mechanical duties as determined by the Mill Supervisor.
Monitor ingredient inventories.
Maintain bag inventories, stacked and orderly.
Other duties determined by the Mill Supervisor.
Navigate, use and understand Wenger System as appropriate.
Qualifications Needed:
Ability to work with close supervision and independently
Basic math skills
Ability to operate various types of machinery and heavy equipment
Ability to lift up to 100 lbs. on occasion
General maintenance skills
Ability to climb ladders and work in high places
Ability to work in confined spaces
Basic computer skills
Ability to work in dusty conditions
Ability to work weekends and overtime as needed
Ability to work in a safe and efficient manner
Want to apply? Download an application or email your resume today!

Office

ACCOUNT LEADER
Rheems, PA

Position Summary:
This sales position is responsible for developing and maintaining customer accounts in poultry and/or swine feed market segments. Account Leaders may also be called upon to facilitate customer relations and project development not directly involved with their sales development efforts.
Essential Job Functions:
Develop and carry out sales strategies to successfully obtain additional feed business.
Act as an advocate for the customer within the Wenger Feeds organization.
Sales responsibility includes selling support services: Lab, Nutrition, Flock Services, and possibly ingredients.
Help coordinate WFM services to best meet the prospect and customer needs.
Maintain an ongoing network of communication between customers, contract producers, prospects, and related industry representatives as well as all appropriate WFM personnel.
Stay current with relevant industry developments and update sales staff accordingly.
Timely follow-up of customer accounts receivable as necessary.
Prospect for housing as needed.
Assist in performing general sales and marketing functions as determined by department manager.
Maintain timely records.
Qualifications Needed:
Sales and marketing skills from prospecting to closing sales as well as effective follow-up.
Ability to work independently and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
Excellent skills: interpersonal skills and behaviors, verbal and written communication, group presentations, organizational skills and handling multiple tasks, computer capable with excel, word, power point and communication tools.
Ability to work with all levels of customers and their employees.
Must possess a valid driver’s license.
Ability to maintain long periods of travel by car and to have a flexible schedule for sales availability at times that meets industry or customer needs.
Basic knowledge of agricultural issues.
Education and Experience Needed:
Bachelor’s degree in Ag. Business, Animal Science, and/or equivalent
Two years experience in agriculture or Ag-related industry preferred
Want to apply? Download an application or email your resume today!