Job Title: Behlen Country Shipping Teamleader

Department: Behlen Country Shipping

Location: Columbus, NE

1 Opening – 1st shift


Person will be responsible for Leading the Behlen Country loading and staging crews.  Will be required to coordinate with Shipping and production Teamleaders to ensure on time and complete shipments.  This person will lead the existing Behlen Country loading and staging crews and will be required to provide cross shift training to ensure best practices are used.  May be required to work split shifts as necessary to meet customer driven delivery dates.  Use of lift trucks and yard tractor to move both raw and finished material will be required.  This person may be required to work over-time as needed to achieve on time and complete shipment goals.


  • Responsible for the safety and training of others.
  • Focus efforts to work towards continuous improvement.
  • Responsible for compliance with all documented procedures and employee handbook.
  • Responsible for the quality and quantity of the finished product.
  • Responsible for creating and maintaining a working team environment.
  • Responsible for maintaining good housekeeping.
  • Responsible for on time and complete shipments of customer and ST loads.
  • Responsible for safety, quality, and production with limited supervision
  • Practice safe working habits and follow safety procedure, policy and job safety analysis (JSA).
  • Focus efforts to work towards continuous improvement of product quality using our ISO 9001:2015 Systems.


  • Good Communication Skills.
  • Ability and willingness to learn.
  • Requires thorough knowledge of parts and location of parts, familiarity with requirements of truck loading, weight, length, height, etc.
  • Flexibility with work assignments, shifts, and weekends.
  • Ability to use ECCCO System to track parts, etc.
  • Safely operate lift truck and yard tractor to load and unload material.

Behlen Mfg. Co. offers competitive wages and an outstanding benefit packages which includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401(k), life insurance, wellness programs, paid vacation and holidays and variable pay opportunities.

If you are interested in becoming part of our team, please go to www.behlenmfg.com/careers-application.