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Challenge Unlimited 1st Shift Skid Steer/ Forklift Operator in Godfrey, Illinois


Location:IMC Outdoor Living 315 Tolle Lane, Godfrey, IL 62035

Position Type:Temp to Perm – Long-term Assignment

1st Shift: 6am-4:30pm Monday-Thursday possible OT on Friday and every other Saturday- MUST BE ABLE TO WORK OVERTIME!

Pay rate/hour:$15.00

Due to the nature of our organization, Veterans and Adults with Disabilities are preferred



  • Skid Steer/Bobcat Driver
  • MUST be able to drive a Bobcat/Skid steer
  • At least 2 years of bobcat/skid steer experience
  • Must be able to get in and out of skid steer frequently
  • Must be able to lift 40 pounds consistently
  • Must be able to walk, stand, lift , push, pull and bend
  • Have 2 years of skid steer and forklift operation experience
  • Have the ability to lift, push, pull 50 pounds
  • Have the ability to get in and out of the machine frequently
  • Have the ability to pay attention to detail
  • Have the ability to read and write English
  • Have the ability to report to work for scheduled shift and work OT when needed

Supports mulch production by:

  • Evaluating each finished skid for appropriate bag count for the product that was produced
  • Ensure that the proper bag has been used for the product that was produced
  • Places quality control sticker on all skids that are verified by the material handler
  • Places all placards and required information on the skid
  • Verifies and maintains product identification and count
  • Communicates with the lead concerns about product quality and stacking
  • Works with the warehouse and shipping department to identify where the finished product should be located
  • Maintain the re-work process in coordination with the line lead
  • Maintain and keep pallets in their proper location
  • Communicate with line lead and management staff when supplies are needed (example: pallet caps, wrap, pallets)
  • Operates material movement equipment as needed in a safe and efficient manner to prevent injury to self, others and other equipment. FORKLIFT and BOBCAT EXPERIENCE REQUIRED!
  • Supports departmental goals and objectives for quality, production and equipment maintenance
  • Maintains clean work areas; generates move or scrap transactions as needed to ensure inventory accuracy
  • Comply with all established safety procedures and policies
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Skills & Abilities:

  • 2-4 years of Forklift and Bobcat Experience REQUIRED!
  • Must have the ability to successfully complete on-the-job training (OJT) requirements
  • Must possess the ability to use judgment related to identifying potential safety hazards
  • Must have the ability to earn motorized material handling equipment license

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Department: Staffing

Location: Godfrey, IL

Full Time/Part Time: Full Time

Client or Staff: Client

Position Hours: 6am-4:30pm Monday-Thursday possible OT on Friday and every other Saturday- MUST BE ABLE TO WORK OVERTIME