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Oshkosh Corporation Part-Time Material Handler Forklift Operator, 1st Shift in Riceville, Iowa

About McNeilus, an Oshkosh company

McNeilus Truck and Manufacturing Inc. is an industry leading manufacturer of concrete mixers and refuse truck bodies. McNeilus has long been the industry standard when it comes to transporting concrete to the job site with our rear discharge mixers, as well as the Oshkosh S-Series front discharge mixer. McNeilus also produces a complete line of high-performance rear load, front load, and automated side load refuse bodies to augment any refuse collection fleet.


Whether it’s waste collecting at 6 AM, or helping pour a foundation for a new civic project, McNeilus trucks and their operators are out there every day, working hard to help build the fabric of communities across North America. We consider this to be one of our greatest accomplishments. Join our team and help support communities while committing to your personal and professional development.

  • Starting Pay: $18 - $20/hour based on experience

  • High school diploma/GED Not required

  • Medical, Vision, after 30 Days

  • 401K

  • Paid Time Off

  • Pay Increases every 6 months, based on performance

  • Company Bonus Plan

  • Tuition reimbursement for approved trade school and apprentice programs

If you are enthusiastic and looking for an exciting new opportunity, join our Part-Time Material Handlers/Forklift Operators in our Riceville, IA production facility.


  • Efficiently locate and pull parts, materials and supplies as listed on paperwork

  • Accurately verify parts and quantities and complete paperwork to receive and/or ship material

  • Order and stock assigned production areas to maintain required inventory levels

  • Operate material handling equipment (forklift, tugger, etc.) and perform inventory management tasks

  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment

The minimum qualifications for this position:

  • Previous experience working with material handling equipment (forklift, tugger, etc.) and inventory management duties in a warehouse or manufacturing environment

  • Ability to become certified to operate all material handling equipment (i.e., Stand-up, Sit-down, Combi, Lancer, Tugger)

  • Basic computer skills

  • Ability to multi-task and adapt to an ever-changing environment and processes

Preferred qualifications include:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Six months of experience in similar position

  • Experience using warehouse technology or electronics

  • Experience with ship confirming

We offer part-time team members who work at least 20 hours per week a full range of benefits, including:

  • Eligibility for medical, prescription, and vision insurance after 30 days

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • Company Bonus Plan

  • 401k plan with company match, $.50 for every dollar up to 6%

  • Health Savings Account (HSA)

  • Oshkosh Discount Program

    *Training/Orientation Schedule for this position is 8am - 5pm for 2 days in Dodge Center, MN.

Candidates for this position must be able to accommodate this initial training into their personal schedules.

If this sounds like the opportunity you have been waiting for, please click Apply now!

Oshkosh is committed to working with and offering reasonable accommodation to job applicants with disabilities. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to disability for any part of the employment process, please contact us at: 920-502-3009 or

Oshkosh Corporation is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. This company will provide equal opportunity to all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. Information collected regarding categories as provided by law will in no way affect the decision regarding an employment application.

Oshkosh Corporation will not discharge or in any manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with Oshkosh Corporation's legal duty to furnish information.

Certain positions with Oshkosh Corporation require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations or the Export Administration Regulations. Applicants for these positions may need to be "U.S. Persons," as defined in these regulations. Generally, a "U.S. Person" is a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident, or an individual who has been admitted as a refugee or granted asylum.