Wittern Group Career Opportunities
At The Wittern Group, you will be working alongside top talent and will be offered exceptional learning opportunities as a part of one of Iowa's premier companies. As a third generation, family owned business, we believe our employees are a part of our extended Wittern family and value the diverse backgrounds, talents and perspectives of our employees. Our employees live by the core values of integrity, quality, commitment and innovation. And they are rewarded for the meaningful work they do each day.
The Wittern Group offers competitive wages and benefit packages. The Wittern Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We require a pre-employment physical and drug screen.
There are several different types of career opportunities at The Wittern Group, for different interests, skills, and experience. You can start that journey right now,
by searching our opportunities below. For more information email
or apply in person Monday through Friday between 9am - 11am and 1pm - 4pm at: The Wittern Group, Human Resources, 8040 University Blvd., Clive, IA 50325.
Manufacturing Positions Available
Fawn Manufacturing is looking for production workers to start immediately. Manufacturing experience a plus, but not required. We are looking to fill the following positions:
* Stock Handlers (1st & 2nd shifts)
Hang and/or remove parts on and off conveyor line. Stack materials in proper boxes or on skids. Direct forklift operators where material or parts are to be distributed or stored.
* Assembly (1st shift)
Perform variety of duties associated with assembly of vending machines.
Assemble or install parts for vending machines. Requires good finger dexterity,
Basic knowledge of electronics, and the ability to perform varied and complex work with minimal supervision.
Must be able to lift up to 75 lbs and have the ability to grip sheet metal, weld or assemble parts.
All shifts available: 1st shift (7:30am - 4:00pm, 2nd shift (4:00pm - 12:30am), 3rd shift (11:00pm - 7:30am). $10 per hour to start, shift differential for 2nd and 3rd shift. Pay increase and benefits after passing probationary period.
Technical Service Representative
The Wittern Group, the world's largest manufacturer of automated dispensing equipment for the food service, medical, MRO and PPE markets has an immediate opening for a Technical Service Representative in our VendNet service department.
Responsibilities include: entering parts orders, handling inbound/outbound service calls, making service calls and repairing machines in a local travel area. Duties also include: coordinating and teaching service training/schools on equipment, recordkeeping, and assisting with special projects as needed. Prior experience in repair/technical service call centers preferred.
Minimum of 2 years practical experience with Wittern Group vending equipment or similar OEM vending or dispensing electro-mechanical equipment preferred. Knowledge of Microsoft Office, Excel and Word products and the ability to learn new software programs.
Qualified candidates must demonstrate a mechanical/electronic aptitude and computer operation experience. Exceptional customer service skills and ability to utilize written, verbal and interpersonal communication. Knowledgeable in MS Office programs. Must be able to multi-task in a fast paced environment and be service oriented with proven professionalism. We offer competitive compensation, outstanding benefits and the professional advantages of an environment that supports your development and recognizes your achievements. Post Offer Physical and Drug Testing Required.
Mower / Groundskeeper
The Wittern Group, a leading manufacturer of vending machines, has an immediate opening for a Mower/Groundskeeper. Responsibilities will include: maintaining company grounds; handling debris; landscaping (including weeding and fertilizer applications); snow removal, assisting in the cleanliness and professional appearance of all common areas and amenities as needed. Maintenance standards include awareness of physical conditions of company related properties and applying corrective actions. Operation of mowers, snow removal and landscaping equipment as needed. This is a full-time, year round position.
Qualified candidates will have a minimum of 2+ years of previous grounds keeping, mowing or landscaping experience. Must be able to work as part of a team and independently on projects. Demonstrated customer service skills and professionalism in working with all employees, vendors and guests. Position requires availability to work any shift as needed, including weekends and evenings, and report to work in emergency situations. Observation of all safety and sanitation rules when performing job duties is mandatory. Good written and verbal communication skills required. Must possess a valid and current driverís license. Candidate will be able to multi-task in a fast paced environment and possess the ability to complete tasks on a timely basis and follow directions. In addition to grounds keeping, this position will work along with housekeeping, maintenance and farm staff as needed.
We offer competitive compensation, outstanding benefits and the professional advantages of an environment that supports your development and recognizes your achievements. Post Offer Physical and Drug Testing Required.
Federal Machine, a part of The Wittern Group, the world's largest manufacturer of automated dispensing equipment for the food service, medical, MRO and PPE markets, has an immediate opening for an entry-level Sales Representative. This position will be responsible for contributing to the strategic growth of our company by leading sales efforts from initial contact through strategy, proposal, presentation and successful conclusion. Duties also include prospect identification, proposal development, negotiations, maintaining accurate records of sales and prospecting activities. Successful candidate will achieve an active pipeline of new business and must be willing to travel domestically to present our services to potential clients.
Preferred candidates will have an Associate's or Bachelor's degree and/or equivalent entry-level experience. Position requires excellent presentation skills and ability to communicate with key decision makers. Effective verbal and written communication skills required. Knowledgeable in MS Office programs. Must be able to multi-task in a fast paced environment and be service oriented with proven professionalism and a positive attitude. We offer competitive compensation, outstanding benefits and the professional advantages of an environment that supports your development and recognizes your achievements. Post Offer Physical and Drug Testing Required.