Warehouse position- 1st shift

  • Location
    Antioch, Illinois
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Salary
  • Category
    Warehouse - General Labor

Adecco is assisting a client recruiting for multiple Recycle Operator jobs in Antioch, IL. These are temporary to permanent opportunities on 1st shift! As a general laborer, you will be responsible for effectively recycling the scrap collection brought in as a byproduct of recycling pallets. Must continuously feed the baler with recyclables to make a sizeable bale that fit the needs and requirements of the company and its customers. If you meet the qualifications listed below please Apply Now! 


Responsibilities for the Recycle Operator job include:

  • Maintain safe work practices throughout the plant.
  • Optimize the baling efforts by continuously feeding the baler with corrugated materials.
  • Collect the corrugated material and bale.
  • Categorize and separate recyclables in their designated container.
  • Responsible for cleaning the areas that are used in the plant including the scale area, compactor area, outside dock grounds, storage area and equipment used.
  • Be a part of the team. Talk with Team Leader daily for any tasks/information that may need.
  • Go on the production floor and remove any plastic/garbage several times a day.
  • Sweep the area as needed throughout the day and clean all equipment once a week.
  • Wear PPE Equipment’s at all times during shift.
  • Stack, organize, and band empty gaylords in stacks that are no higher the 25 gaylords.
  • Sort and categorize empty pallets from repairables and destructibles.
  • Stack pallets in neat stacks to have the ability to be safely moved around.

Additional responsibilities:

  • Sweeping surrounding facility both inside and out.
  • Help unload incoming recycle trailers
  • Banding and stacking pallets.



  • Must have background in construction or landscaping or recycling
  • Must have the ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Apply with Adecco

Reference number US_EN_99_026910_11890964