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SJF Employment Opportunities

SJF Employees

SJF is Currently Accepting Applications For:

Staff Accountant | Yard Workers | Entry Level Welder | Inside Material Handling Sales Associates

SJF Material Handling Inc. has been recognized by Minnesota Business Magazine as one of the state's "100 Best Companies To Work For" four times. We're always looking for talented individuals to join our team of professionals.

There are several ways to apply for employment at SJF:

Mailing Address:
SJF Material Handling Inc.
Attn: Human Resources
211 Baker Ave W
Winsted, MN 55395


We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Staff Accountant

We are seeking a full-time staff accountant to work in our office in Winsted, MN. Applicant must be independent, motivated and responsible. Also must be a logical thinker with excellent communication skills and strong ability to maintain confidentiality. Previous office experience is a must, as well as the ability to work well with others.

Job Description

  • Order processing/entry
  • Customer service
  • AR/AP

Computer Requirements

  • Microsoft Office - Word, Outlook and Excel
  • 10-key ability
  • Prior Epicor software experience is helpful but not required

To apply, please email a resume and cover letter to eoapqkasauyaqlonek@sjf.cowodqkm

For more information about this position, please contact:

Ed Salonek
Phone:
(320) 485-4950
Fax: (320) 485-2832
Email: eoapqkasauyaqlonek@sjf.cowodqkm

Yard Labor/Material Handler

We're seeking an outside yard material handler to work at our facilities in Winsted, MN. Responsibilities include loading and unloading trucks, picking and packing inventory to ship and receiving. Forklift driving experience is a plus but not required.

  • Compensation depends on experience
  • Attractive benefits package

For additional information regarding this position, please contact:

Ed Salonek
Phone:
(320) 485-4950
Fax: (320) 485-2832
Email: eoapqkasauyaqlonek@sjf.cowodqkm

To apply online, please fill out our online application form.

Full Time Entry Level Welder

SJF has an opening for a full time entry level welder. This position requires analytical skills, mechanical aptitude, a positive personality and self-motivation.

  • Compensation depends on experience
  • Attractive benefits package

For additional information regarding this position, please contact:

Ed Salonek
Phone:
(320) 485-4950
Fax: (320) 485-2832
Email: eoapqkasauyaqlonek@sjf.cowodqkm

To apply online, please fill out our online application form.

Inside Material Handling Sales Associate

Discover Unlimited Earning Potential as an Inside Material Handling Sales Associate

SJF Material Handling Inc. is looking to hire experienced sales professionals to join the company's existing inside sales team.

This is an inside sales position working out of SJF's headquarters in Winsted, MN. Work hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Compensation is an aggressive commission based salary, offering unlimited earning income potential for highly motivated sales professionals.

SJF Offers:

  • Aggressive commission based compensation, with no cap and unlimited earnings potential from day one.
  • CRM, accounting, product and freight pricing software training
  • Matching 401(k) plan
  • Medical and Dental Insurance
  • Flex spending plan
  • Vacation and Personal Time off accrual

Job Description

  • Service existing accounts, quote equipment, document and process orders for fulfilment
  • Service both new and existing accounts by providing product and pricing support
  • Provide same-day follow-up on all company provided leads and client requests
  • Provide pricing and product information to new and existing customers who call by phone
  • Provide all written documentation needed for order pricing, picking and processing to the fulfilment department for processing daily
  • Provide freight quotes on quotes/pricing including all follow up and support with freight issues including any and all freight claim services
  • Provide freight status, delivery times and pricing support on equipment
  • Resolve customer complaints by investigating problems, developing solutions, preparing reports and making recommendations to resolve issues should they arise

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of previous sales experience
  • HS diploma or GED
  • Candidate must have good written and oral communication skills.
  • Basic computer skills - Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs (such as Excel and Outlook) and Microsoft Windows operating systems
  • Computer skills requirements include working with Excel spreadsheets, contact management and quoting software, daily data entry and email communications with clients and vendors
  • Excellent phone skills
  • Proven closer

Preferred Qualifications

  • Material handling product knowledge, including but not limited to:
  • Pallet/warehouse storage racks
  • Gravity/powered conveyors & conveyor systems
  • Warehouse shelving
  • Carton & case flow
  • Automated storage & retrieval systems (AS/RS)
  • Vertical and horizontal carousels & carousel controls
  • Forklifts
  • Mezzanines
  • Packaging & banding equipment
  • Dock lifts, levelers, shelters

Other Beneficial and Useful Skills

  • Experience with EPICOR software
  • A basic understanding of shipping and accounting practices
  • Project management experience
  • Ability to listen and quickly resolve issues
  • Experience with debt collection and calling on past due accounts
  • Ability to work in a fast pace environment
  • Must be comfortable cold calling prospects and overcoming objections
  • Must be willing and able to network with vendors, manufacturers and other dealers/distributors
  • Social media/software experience with Facebook, LinkedIn, Craigslist and Twitter

For additional information regarding this position, please contact:

Ed Salonek
Phone:
(320) 485-4950
Fax: (320) 485-2832
Email: eoapqkasauyaqlonek@sjf.cowodqkm

To apply online, please fill out our online application form or email a resume and cover letter to support@sjf.com.

Paint Preppers

We have an opening for paint preppers at our facilities in Winsted, MN. Responsibilities include prepping material for painting, wire wheeling, cutting, welding and general labor.

Qualifications include the ability to lift 50-70 lbs. and be on your feet fort 8 hours.

  • Compensation depends on experience
  • Attractive benefits package

For additional information regarding this position, please contact:

Ed Salonek
Phone:
(320) 485-4950
Fax: (320) 485-2832
Email: eoapqkasauyaqlonek@sjf.cowodqkm

To apply online, please fill out our online application form.

This position has been filled. If you would still like to send your resume, please send it to and we will keep it on file in the event another position becomes available.

Welder/Mechanic/Shop Lead

We are looking for a working lead foreman in our weld and conveyor shop. Primary responsibilities center around working as a full time welder and/or conveyor mechanic. As a lead, you will work directly under the Shop Supervisor assisting in scheduling, communicating instruction and quality control procedures.

The ideal candidate will have excellent welding and mechanical skills (certification a plus), knowledge of material handling equipment, and field or shop related experience. In addition, computer knowledge including working with manufacturing software (Epicor), Outlook, Excel and AutoCAD is a plus.

  • Compensation depends on experience
  • Attractive benefits package

For additional information regarding this position, please contact:

Ed Salonek
Phone:
(320) 485-4950
Fax: (320) 485-2832
Email: eoapqkasauyaqlonek@sjf.cowodqkm

This position has been filled. If you would still like to send your resume, please send it to and we will keep it on file in the event another position becomes available.