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HR Assistant/Shipping Manager

Posted on Tuesday, September 06, 2016, 10:43am

Location: Fort Scott, KS
Department: HR/Warehouse
Type: Full-time


Labconco is seeking an experienced professional Human Resources Assistant/Shipping Manager.  This person will be responsible for managing the Fort Scott, KS Shipping, Receiving, and Warehouse departments (70% duties) and Human Resource functions (30% duties).  


Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and arrange shipments with carriers, as well as combined facility orders for shipment.
  • Manage customer owned inventory.
  • Prepare and distribute reporting.
  • Assist with Human Resource activities; recruiting, onboarding, new hire orientations, benefit liaison, coordinate training, participate in the activities and safety committee, promote our wellness and 401(k) auto enroll programs.
  • Distribute performance management and compensation forms to appropriate managers.
  • Confer with the Director of Human Resources on employee relations and workers’ compensation.
  • Maintain and update ISO training files.
  • Plan and manage goal luncheons.


  • Proficient in email, Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint; ERP systems experience a plus.
  • FMLA, COBRA, federal & state regulation knowledge required.
  • PHR and/or SHRM-CP certification preferred.
  • Ability to drive a forklift preferred.
  • Self-starter that requires minimal supervision and can interface effectively with all levels of staff in a fast paced, ever changing environment.
  • Strong customer service focus with ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing to a diverse audience.  
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy, strong problem solving skills, organizational, multitasking and planning skills are a must.  
  • Work effectively, professionally and tactfully with a diverse workforce, leaders, outside companies and public agencies.


Associates degree or equivalent from a two year college or technical school; or six months to 1 year related experience.  1+ year HR Assistant experience.

Excellent benefits, profit sharing and career advancement opportunities...

Employment Application

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How to apply:

Send email to hr@labconco.com with:

  1. Application
  2. Salary History
  3. Résumé
  4. Include position in the subject line

Kory Johnson
Dir. of Human Resources
Labconco Corporation
8811 Prospect Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64132

Labconco is an equal opportunity employer. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled.


Find out more about Labconco: Capabilities Brochure.