THE KROX JOB SHOP

The KROX Job Shop is a place for businesses to list their job openings and for people looking for full or part time jobs to look for a job they might be interested in.  If you are a business that would like to post a job opening on the website and on KROX Radio, email chrisjfee@yahoo.com or call 218-281-1140 for more information.  Keep checking back daily, as we update the job shop listings as we get them.

 

Business Job Description Contact information

The Polk County Environmental Services Department, Crookston, MN has an opening for a full-time Environmental Specialist/Planning & Zoning Administrator position.  This position issues zoning permits & enforces county zoning laws, ensuring compliance with federal, state & local safety standards, codes & laws.  Incumbents are expected to have and apply a working knowledge of all codes enforced within the county.  Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree in related field, or an equivalent combination of education & experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job.  Possess, or requirement to attain within 1 year MPCA SSTS Inspector License.  Possession of a valid driver’s license is also required.  Wage range is $24.98 - $31.76/hour, DOE & qualifications. 
 

To obtain an application & job description go to http://www.co.polk.mn.us ‘Job Opportunities’ or contact the Polk County Administrator’s Office, 612 N. Broadway, Room 211, Crookston, MN (218) 281-5408.  Applications for this position will be received until 4:30 p.m., May 4, 2018. EEO

Drafts Sports Bar and Grill in Crookston is now hiring full and part time line cooks.  Stop by Drafts and fill out an application.  Wage depends on experience. (5/1/18)
 
Crookston Valley Coop has an opening for a seasonal fertilizer tender truck driver. Late model quad axles. CDL class B required.
 
Contact Justin at 218-281-1178 for more information. (5-1-18)

Polk County Social Services is looking for a qualified individual to fill a permanent Family Based Services Provider position in our Crookston office.  The position is responsible for assisting professional staff in the prevention and treatment of child abuse/neglect and other general child welfare/children’s mental health work; work directly in the home with children and families; and performs related work as assigned.  A degree is not required but preference may be given to an applicant having a human service degree.  Starting salary for the position is $18.67 an hour with benefits.  To be considered for this position, you must go to the Minnesota Merit System Online Application Center at (click on Current Exam Openings) and complete an application process
 

Additionally, letters of interest and resumes will be accepted at: Polk County Social Services, 612 N. Broadway, Room 302, Crookston, MN 56716.  Deadline to apply is April 30, 2018.  Polk County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Full time Transit Route Coordinator needed for Tri-Valley Opportunity Council, Inc. in Crookston, MN.  Hours are Monday through Friday 9:30 am to 6:00 pm. Primary responsibilities include: dispatch, general support duties, coordinate rides, ticket management, run reports, and public relation efforts.
 

Apply online at www.tvoc.org. Questions, contact Elizabeth Hensrud at 218-281-9093 or email: elizabeth.hensrud@tvoc.org. EOE.
(4-25-18)

The Polk County Incinerator in Fosston, MN has an opening for a full-time Loader Operator I position.  This position operates heavy equipment to stock and feed municipal solid waste to the Materials Recovery Facility and the Incinerators; rotating shifts. Applicants must possess a high school diploma or equivalent. Knowledge of and experience operating heavy equipment and high pressure steam systems is preferred.  A valid MN driver’s license is required.  A pre-employment physical exam is required.  Wage range is $17.61-$22.39/hour, DOE and qualifications. 
 

To obtain an application and job description please go to http://www.co.polk.mn.us.  ‘Job Opportunities’.  Applications for this position will be received until 4:30 p.m. on May 2, 2018.  Please return completed applications to the Human Resources Director/Administrator’s Office, Polk County Government Center, 612 N. Broadway, Room 211, Crookston, MN (218-281-5408). EEO

The Polk County Landfill located in Gentilly, MN has an opening for a full-time Landfill Technician. Primary duties include, but are not limited to evaluating and inspecting waste materials, documenting load information, operating heavy equipment to process materials, maintaining equipment, collecting fees and maintaining compliance with local, state and federal permits. Applicants must possess a high school diploma or equivalent and have a minimum two (2) years of experience operating various types of heavy equipment. A valid Class B MN driver’s license is required. Applicants must have the ability to clearly and effectively communicate verbally with the public and to work in adverse site conditions and extreme environments. A pre-employment physical exam is required. Wage range for this position is $17.61 - $22.39/hour, DOE and qualifications. 
 

To obtain an application please go to http://www.co.polk.mn.us.  ‘Job Opportunities’ Applications for this position will be received until 4:30 p.m. on April 25, 2018.  Please return completed applications to the Human Resources Director/Administrator’s Office, Polk County Government Center, 612 N. Broadway, Room 211, Crookston, MN 56716 (218-281-5408). EEO
*An Equal Opportunity Employer*
Order Fulfillment Team Member

Position Overview
Be part of a fast paced world class distribution center.  Order Fulfillment Team Members process customer orders from around the world from start to finish ensuring customer satisfaction and the highest quality standards. 

Responsibilities (Responsibilities will vary daily based on workload to include the following: pick process, pack process, bar coding and customer support.)

  • Pick parts in an assigned zone, quickly and accurately
  • Inspect and receive product
  • Prepackage product for bin/emergency stock
  • Inspect quality of the product before prepackaging
  • Perform packaging tasks which include:
    • Review pack lists to insure correct quantities
    • Verify correct parts have been picked
    • Box product and prepare for shipping
  • Assemble cables and battery packs
  • Cut tape and reel product into sale package quantities
  • Shipping (Processing)
  • Shipping Dock
  • Act as a liaison between Sales, Customer Service, and PDC answering product questions.
  • Handle customer change-order requests when applicable.
  • Investigate customer complaints regarding shipment errors and update inventory stock levels
  • Perform inventory counts as related to customer shortage or overage complaints and update system
  • Other projects, initiatives and duties as assigned

Required Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Must be able to read, write, and communicate in English
  • Basic computer navigation and typing skills
  • Ability to actively participate as a team member in order to meet departmental goals
  • Ability to provide a positive, professional and enthusiastic outlook or perspective
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task as well as the ability to change focus quickly based on requests by employees/management
  • Able to solve problems quickly and efficiently
  • Ability to perform repetitive hand, wrist and arm motion
  • Capable of spending 8-10 hours walking/standing on concrete
  • Regularly lift up to 35 lbs. and occasionally lift up to 50lbs from floor to shoulder height
  • Dependable, responsible contributor committed to excellence and success
  • Regular and consistent attendance due to need to access physical
701 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701.
Digi-Key is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Click here for more information or to apply. (5-6-18)
Global Sales Representative Schedule (may change based on business needs):

Position Overview:
The Global Sales Representative will be a key member of ensuring all orders are processed on a timely basis for customer needs. Ideal candidate must be self-motivated with some knowledge in sales and customer service processes. Comfortable in the dynamic atmosphere of a technical organization with a rapidly expanding customer base.

Responsibilities:
Must be able to… 

  • Understand Digi-Key's digital platforms helping customers with logging in and ability to navigate to any products within the site including events, tools, training and development, technical publications, etc.
  •  Process customer purchase orders within the set service level agreement metrics 
  • Handle, organize and process customer quote requests 
  • Process|route customer inquires as needed 
  • Must maintain a strict standard of confidentiality to ensure that our customers protected information is secure
  • Ensure internal and external customer satisfaction 
  • Manage internal communication between departments once purchase order is received 
  • Update or change sales orders in the system based on customer requirements and resolve any discrepancies 
  • Ensures all data and details related to orders are up to date 
  • Send sales order confirmation to the customer and any other key partners (as required) 
  • Communicate clearly, both verbally and in written format, with customers, internal support team members 
  • Communicate accurate information to customers concerning order status, order changes, shipping information, product availability and pricing 
  • Customer file creation and maintenance
  • Backlog management of pending sales orders 
  • Collaborate with internal departments to resolve issues or concerns up to the order being placed|submitted and to ensure on time shipments
  • Interact with Foreign sales offices and personnel to provide global customer support 
  • Work with Trade Compliance team during order process to ensure adherence to local, state and country laws 
  • Begins to know and understand Digi-Key's categories of business and the types of customers served
  • Other typical tasks may also include... 

  • Participates in staff meetings and attends other relevant meetings and seminars as needed|requested 
  • Process registrations as needed 
  • Leveraging Digi-Key sales knowledge & skills to drive additional sales 
  • May participate in job shadow activities for other Global Sales staff or other areas of the company as requested
  • May process Vendor Fulfillment|Consignment Orders 
  • May process Specialty Sales requests (e.g. Vendor Promos, Tradeshows, First Robotics, Employee Orders) 
  • May process Smarter Mail - PCI Compliance Issues 
  • May support Tier One Customers 
  • May participate in User Acceptance Testing 
  • May participate in the creation of training & documentation of processes as well as the facilitation of training
  • Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

    Required Knowledge, Skills, and Experience
    Minimum/Essential Qualifications: 

  • High School diploma or equivalent 
  • Successful completion of the training provided (system 'know-how' & sales 'know-how') 
  • Gain basic understanding of the various functions of Digi-Key and the industry Digi-Key operates in 
  • Gain basic knowledge of Digi-Key brand and its principles 
  • Ability to speak to both internal and external customers on the phone for a minimum of two hours a day
  • Generally, spend the workday sitting at a workstation and operating computer devices, such as, but not limited to keyboard, mouse and screen
  • Generally, spend the workday performing repetitive motions that involve or affect the hands, head, and other parts of your body
  • Must be able to perform the following behavioral competencies; attention to detail, customer/client focus, ethical conduct, manages execution/productivity, personal effectiveness/credibility, and positive attitude
  • Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Entry-level Sales position; 0-2 years of sales or customer service experience
  • 701 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701.
    Digi-Key is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
    Click here for more information and to apply. (5-6-18)
    CHS Ag Services is looking for a Seasonal Fertilizer Truck Driver to haul fertilizer at our CHS AG Services at the Crookston location.

     

    To view full description and complete on-line application visit www.chsinc.com/careers. Questions can be directed to Coty Wangen 218-281-3507 or stop by the office at 3035 Hwy 75 South, Crookston
    CHS is an EO/AA/M/F/V/D employee, DOE
    (5-4-18)

    ACCOUNTANT for the City of Crookston.  This position is responsible for complex and varied accounting duties. This position is the primary assistant and support to the Finance Director. Essential responsibilities include: financial functions such as general accounting, fixed assets, accounts receivable, cash receipting, and financial reporting. This position also assists with cash flow, investments, and financial systems using established procedures and independent judgment. Minimum requirements include: Bachelor of Science Degree majoring in accounting, or related field; one year experience in accounting related field; any equivalent combination of education and experience; skilled in computerized accounting systems and personal computer applications; and public audit experience or public finance experience is preferred. Minimum starting salary is $44,600 per year.
     

    To request an application and position description, call 218-281-1232, visit www.crookston.mn.us, or stop by Crookston City Hall, 124 North Broadway, Crookston, MN  56716.  Completed applications should be submitted to the City of Crookston by 4:00 p.m. Monday, April 23, 2018. EOE/AA EMPLOYER

    The Red River Valley Conservation Service Area (RRVCSA) is seeking a candidate that has a two year vocational engineer certification or equivalent post-secondary education, must be proficient in the use of survey and drafting equipment, and able to use programmable calculators and computers, and must possess a valid state issued driver’s license.  Position location to be determined within 6 county area. For application call the Pennington SWCD at (218) 683-7075 or download from http://www.penningtonswcd.org/.   Application open until filled.  EOE.  (4/22/18)


    Crookston Public Works

    Crookston Public Works-Water Division has openings for summer employment.  Applicant must be at least 18yrs old and have a valid driver license.  Average work week is 40 hours completing by noon on Fridays.
    Salary is $12/hr.
     

    Pick up an application at Crookston Water Dept., 124 N Broadway.   EOE/AA
    Applications due by April 27. 

     

    The Crookston School District is looking for the following positions-

    - First Grade teacher beginning fall of 2018
    -Educational Interpreter/Language Facilitator

     
    To apply and for more information go to www.crookston.k12.mn.us and click on the "employment opportunities" tab.

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