Forklift Operator


Blythewood, SC, US, 29016


We offer: 

  • Year-round Full time permanent work 

  • Paid overtime 

  • Medical and dental benefits 

  • Competitive wages 

  • Safety boot allowance 

  • Bonus programs 

  • Staff social events.   

  • All this at a single location where we provide the tools, PPE and safety training needed for the job. 



The forklift Operator is responsible for the loading and unloading or trucks and trailers in a timely and safe manner, verifying and or supplying receipt documentation. In additions this role will also stock products in the yard; including, loading, unloading, staging, and inspection of all inbound/outbound shipments and verifying documentation for accuracy. The Forklift Operator will also perform daily safety inspections on material handling equipment to minimize down time and repair costs.


Duties & Accountabilities:

  • Collaborate with teams such as Shipping and Receiving, Quality, Manufacturing, Sales Coordinators etc.
  • Unloading trucks, inspecting, and stocking of incoming pipe and materials.
  • Verifying and or supplying receipt documentation.
  • Stocking pipe products in the yard.
  • Loading, staging, inspecting outgoing shipments and verifying documentation for accuracy.
  • Performing pertinent daily safety inspections on material handling equipment to minimize down time and repair cost
  • Maintains a clean work area by general cleanup of the immediate work area daily.
  • Follows safety regulations and company guidelines.
  • Other duties as required


Every worker shall,

  • Cooperate with their employer for the purposes of protecting the health and safety of themselves as well as other workers either engaged or at the work site where the work is being carried out.


Every employer shall, as far as it is reasonably practicable to ensure:

  • The health and safety of workers and others at the work site
  • That the workers are aware of their health and safety responsibilities and duties.



  • Valid Forklift certification with minimum 2 years of Forklift experience (preferably with Load Capacity: 10,000 -20,000 lbs)
  • Experience in a warehouse/manufacturing environment is strongly preferred.
  • High school diploma or its equivalent
  • Possess basic computer skills
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to operate tools (saw & drill)
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs unassisted.
  • Be a team player and assist with other responsibilities as assigned


Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. All recruiting activities are managed via our applicant tracking system. Please apply online to be considered for this opportunity.


Mattr is an equal opportunity employer.



Nearest Major Market: Columbia
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina