Seasonal Operations Associates • Shipping, Warehouse & Seed Packing

Full-Time • Part-Time • All Shifts

Position Summary

Johnny's Selected Seeds is currently seeking to hire Seasonal Operations Associates for our 2021–2022 season. These positions are in our Warehouse, Seed Packing, and Shipping departments. We are looking for dependable individuals who can commit to a 4–6-month position from November/December through April/May.


Warehouse, Seed-Packing, and Shipping functions can include:

  • Assisting in daily order shipments by gathering, checking, packing, shipping, stocking, and other duties as needed.
  • Utilizing hand-held units for accurate inventory picking and tracking.
  • Preparing inventory for the Shipping department.
  • Packing seed into commercial and consumer sizes using various hand and mechanical means.
  • Processing bulk seed orders (commercial, 50–70 lb).
  • Locating incoming material in various stockrooms.
  • Locating material within Johnny's inventory systems.
  • Restacking, shrink-wrapping, and identify material.
  • Assisting receiver as needed with sampling, labeling, or receiving.
  • Assisting cycle-counters as needed with locating and weighing.
  • Assisting in maintenance of a balanced work area by setting a quick, accurate pace.
  • Communicating problems or shortages to supervisor or lead.
  • Maintaining a clean and safe work environment.
  • Other tasks and responsibilities as needed or assigned.


  • High school diploma or GED required.

Qualifications & Requirements

  • Basic computer skills.
  • Ability to work comfortably in a repetitive-processes environment.
  • Ability to follow processes and detailed instructions.
  • Familiarity with conversions of oz/lb into grams.
  • Punctuality and dependability.
  • Ability to perform simple mathematical functions.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail required.
  • Ability to operate pallet jacks.
  • Ability to work unsupervised as well as within a team.
  • Ability to work in a safe and effective manner required.
  • Ability to maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a positive and professional matter with internal and external customers.
  • Ability to respect core company values and comply with company policies and procedures.
  • Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced production environment.
  • Team-focused and collaborative approach to achieve departmental and company goals.
  • Availability to work both weekend hours and overtime.

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to read, communicate, and work with numbers.
  • Ability to bend, pull, push, and lift up to 50 lb repetitively.
  • Ability to climb stationary ladders.


  • Attendance bonus.
  • $2 shift differenttial for second shift.
  • Product discount.
  • Referral bonus.

Johnny's Selected Seeds provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.


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