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Warehouse Associate

Burlington, WA

AFCO Distribution & Milling is a division of Skagit Farmers Supply, a diversified, local agricultural supply cooperative. Skagit Farmers Supply was founded in Burlington, WA in 1934 and has grown into four main business divisions: agronomy, retail, energy, and wholesale distribution & milling. Our commitment is to provide quality products and services to our customers and community partners. The company is seeking candidates for a Warehouse Associate at its distribution center in 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
• Performing 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 and/or retail setting, or 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.

The wage range for this position is $16.50 – $18.50/hour. A wage will be discussed during the interview process. After meeting eligibility requirements, benefits include:
• Medical Insurance
• Dental Insurance
• Life Insurance
• Long-term Disability Insurance
• Vacation Pay
• Sick Pay
• Holiday Pay
• Employee Profit Sharing
• Employee Assistance Plan
• 401(k) Retirement Match
• Employee Discounts
• Dependent Tuition Reimbursement

Submit an online Application for Employment by visiting our careers page at
You may also visit us at 1833 Park Lane Burlington, WA 98233. We look forward to hearing from you!
Internal applicants may submit a letter of consideration in lieu of an Application for Employment.