Material Handler, Weld

Location : 35 Corporate Woods Dr, Bridgeton, MO 63044


Who We Are:

Challenge Manufacturing is a leading Tier 1 automotive supplier to a growing portfolio of Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) customers. Since 1981, Challenge Manufacturing has grown from a very small shop in Walker, Michigan to 12 locations across North America with 4,000 team members supported by 1,500 industrial robots.   


What Makes Us Different?

Challenge Manufacturing is an employee-owned company and is currently ranked in the top 50 largest employee-owned companies in North America. Being an employee-owned company enables the Company to maintain a collaborative and teamwork-oriented work culture. Additionally, over time as the company grows, employees will share in that upside financially through ESOP retirement benefits.


Challenge is #PeoplePowered!



2nd Shift Position Starting at $17.25 Per Hour, Plus $.50 Shift Premium

Monday - Thursday 5:00pm through 3:30am


Position Summary:

Provides customers (internal and external) with proper product delivered on-time and to the proper location. Ensures that inventory levels are accurate and maintained. Responsible for the safe operation of liquefied gas or electric powered industrial trucks equipped with lifting devices (i.e. forklift).



  • High school diploma or equivalent (preferred).
  • Ability to obtain powered industrial truck license (required).
  • One-year relevant experience (preferred).
  • Loads or unloads materials on work floor, and supply workers with materials as needed.
  • Positions forks, lifting platform, or other lifting device under, over or around loaded pallets, skids, boxes, products or materials or hooks tow trucks to trailer hitch and transports load to designated area.
  • Moves levers and presses pedals to drive truck and control movement of lifting apparatus..
  • Inventories material on work floor.
  • Weights materials or products and records weigh on tags, labels or production schedules.
  • Recharges batteries
  • Observes and complies with all safety, environmental, regulatory and statutory requires associated with job description. 
  • Able to stand/ sit 10 hours a day and be physically capable of performing the essential functions of the position, with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • 2nd shift - 5:00pm - 3:30am   Monday- Thursday

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice. 


Benefits We Offer:

We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, Health Savings Account with annual employer contributions, Flexible Spending Accounts, Company-Paid Short-Term Disability and Basic Life, Voluntary Life and LTD, Employer 401k Match, ESOP shares, tuition reimbursement, and paid time off.