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Warehouse Associate

Burlington, WA

 AFCO Distribution & Milling is a division of Skagit Farmers Supply, founded in Burlington, WA. We are a local agricultural supply cooperative, serving the community since 1934. We have grown into four main business divisions: agronomy, retail, energy, and wholesale distribution & milling. Our commitment is to provide quality products and service to our customers and community partners. 

AFCO distributes pet food & supplies, farm animal feed & supplies as well as wildlife products. AFCO serves over 800 retail customers throughout the Northwest. Deliveries are provided by the Company’s fleet of trucks out of our distribution center warehouses located in Spokane Valley, Centralia and Burlington, WA. 


• Complete orders by accurately picking, loading, and unloading products as needed 

• Accurately place and store products in accordance with company standards and government regulated specifications 

• Receive inbound deliveries and prepare outbound shipments for distribution to company locations 

• Perform inventory maintenance activities 

• Safely operate vehicles, forklifts, pallet jacks and other warehouse equipment 

• Maintain the overall general upkeep and housekeeping of the warehouse and surrounding area while adhering to OSHA, state & federal safety regulations 

• Exhibit an ability to get along with others 

• Practice punctual and reliable attendance 

• Perform other duties as assigned 


• High school diploma or equivalent 

• Possess a valid driver license and maintain a safe driving record 

• Must pass a pre-employment drug screen as a condition of employment (includes testing for THC/marijuana) 

• Strong organizational, multi-tasking, problem-solving, and analytical skills 

• Demonstrate a commitment to excellence and high standards especially in terms of providing outstanding customer service 

• Physical ability to stand for extended periods; bend, stoop and kneel frequently 

• Physical ability to lift, carry, push and pull up to 60 pounds (occasionally 80 pounds with assistance) 

• Professional appearance and demeanor 

• Proven track record of being dependable and reliable 


• Experience working in a warehouse setting or have an understanding of shipping/receiving processes 

• Product knowledge in one or more of the following areas: feed, seed, pet food & supplies, hardware, fencing, animal health, tack, clothing & footwear, lawn & garden or wild bird supplies 

• Experience safely operating pallet jacks, forklifts and other warehouse equipment 

• Demonstrate proficiency using Windows-based computer software, including Microsoft Office 


This is a full time, 40 hours per week position, typically Monday – Friday. Qualified applicants must be available to work evenings and/or weekends as needed. 


$17.00 – $20.00/hour. After meeting eligibility requirements, benefits include: 

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-term Disability
  • Vacation Pay
  • Sick Pay
  • Holiday Pay
  • Employee Profit Sharing
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • 401(k) Retirement Match
  • Employee Discounts
  • Dependent Tuition
  • Reimbursement