• Contract-to-Hire
  • Waldorf, MD
  • $15/hr USD / Year
  • Salary: $$15/hr

national building materials supplier

Matern Staffing is currently recruiting for Forklift Operator (job id #2537) for a national building materials supplier in Waldorf, MD. This position is from 5am-3pm, Monday-Friday.

Drive machines, transport materials, and support the country’s economic growth! A Forklift Operator keeps the materials moving efficiently and safely in the warehouse so production goals are met.


  • $15/hr

Warehouse Associate loading materials for shipping to customersWhat You’ll Do as Forklift Operator:

  • Loads and unloads materials onto or from pallets, trucks or customer vehicles and installs strapping, bracing or padding to prevent shifting or damage in transit
  • Performs load-building, determining the appropriate weight, composition, and placement of load based on customer order and capacity of delivery vehicle to ensure load is balanced and safe for hauling
  • Conveys materials to or from storage to designated area using hand truck, electric dolly, forklift or other devices
  • Attaches identifying tags or labels to materials or marks information on cases, bales or other containers so as to provide correct identification of items

What You’ll Need as Forklift Operator:

  • High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED)
  • Previous forklift and material handling experience
  • Ability to communicate effectively with individuals across all levels of an organization
  • Strong attention to detail with great follow-through to ensure safety, accuracy, and comprehensiveness
  • Enjoys learning how things work and has a curiosity for brainstorming process improvements and finding/implementing solutions
  • Proactively approaches situations with excellent time management and prioritization skills

About our Client:

Our client is the nation’s largest supplier of structural building products, value-added components, and services to the professional market for new residential construction and repair and remodeling. Their focus is on providing unparalleled service to both large and small customers.

About Matern Staffing:

For over 55 years Matern Staffing has built relationships with businesses and job seekers to provide staffing solutions and job opportunities to the areas of Virginia, Maryland, and beyond. We believe that when employees and business partners succeed, families and communities thrive. 

Matern Staffing is a V3 (Virginia Values Veterans) Certified Organization. 

Matern Staffing is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply for this job please visit maternstaffing.securedportals.com.