Material Handler

Featherlite Trailers in Cresco, Iowa is currently hiring a Material Handler.

Job Summary:
Operates electric, gasoline, or diesel-powered forklift trucks. Operates the lifting and tilting controls and steers the vehicle into position to load, move, transport, and stack goods and materials contained on pallets, skids, crates, or boxes to designated locations as required.

Essential Functions:
  • Lifts, stacks, and unstacks articles and materials using lift truck equipped with hydraulically operated fork attachments.
  • Moves raw materials and finished goods to appropriate areas as instructed.
  • Makes minor adjustments to the forklift and maintains records of daily operations.


  • Ability to read labels and instructions
  • Ability to drive forklift outdoors and indoors
  • Ability to safely transport materials
      • Full benefits program
      • Competitive starting wages
      • Paid holidays, vacation, and personal time
      • Bonus program
      • Advancement opportunities
Apply Now! 

Please complete this employment application and email to or mail to the address listed below to apply for an open position. 

Featherlite Trailers
Human Resources Dept.
P.O. Box 380 
Cresco, IA 52136

You may also apply at our Cresco facility at 816 7th St. West between the hours of 7:00 am and 3:30 pm. 

Featherlite is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the individual's race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a military veteran or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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