Material Handler/Forklift Operator - 2nd & 3rd Shift

Hayward Holdings. (NYSE "HAYW") is the largest manufacturer of residential swimming pool equipment globally, with a significant presence in the commercial pool market that is continuously growing.

Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, Hayward designs, manufactures, and markets a full line of residential and commercial pool and spa equipment, including pumps, filters, heating, cleaners, salt chlorinators, automation, lighting, safety, flow control, and energy solutions at our company-owned facilities in North Carolina, Tennessee, Arizona, Rhode Island, Spain, and China. We have distribution facilities in France, Canada, and Arizona.

For over 80-years, Hayward has been enhancing pool ownership by manufacturing cutting-edge, advanced pool and spa equipment. Hayward listens to our customers' needs and ensures they are implemented during the design and manufacturing process. The goal is to become the preferred brand of choice with every residential and commercial swimming pool and spa.

Hayward believes our most valuable resource is our people.

Come on in... The water is Hayward.

$1000 Sign-On Bonus

$250 Quarterly Bonus

$1,000 Employee Referral program (no limit on referrals)

Benefits Effective Day 1

Great Medical, Dental, Vision plans

Company Paid Life Insurance, & Short and Long Term Disability

401K Match, plus 3% Profit Sharing

10 Paid Holidays

Vacation and Paid Sick Time

Gym Reimbursement

Tuition Reimbursement

And many more employee benefits…

Position Overview for a Forklift Driver:

A forklift driver operates a forklift truck in order to receive, store, stage and distribute material and products within the facility.

Major Tasks and Responsibilities of a Forklift Driver:

· Reads production schedule, customer order, work order, shipping order or requisition to determine items to be moved, gathered or distributed.

· Conveys materials and items in a safe and responsible manner from receiving or production areas to storage or other designated areas.

· Performs daily preventive maintenance on assigned forklift.

· Sorts and places materials or items on racks or shelves according to pre-determined sequence such as size, type or product code.

· Fills requisitions, work orders or requests for materials or other stock items and distributes items.

· Assembles customer orders from stock and places orders on pallets or shelves, or conveys orders to packing station or shipping area.

· Performs all duties in accordance with company safety standards.

Qualifications for a Forklift Driver:

· Ability to operate a forklift truck in a safe manner.

Education and Experience for a Forklift Driver:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Physical Requirements:

The Forklift Driver is regularly required to sit, talk or hear.
The Forklift Driver is occasionally required to stand, walk, use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel or crouch. The Forklift Driver must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • 10 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay
  • Signing bonus

COVID-19 considerations:
Hayward Industries is committed to providing a safe environment for our employees. We have executed measures to ensure our employees feel safe while working including continuous cleaning and modified workstations for social distancing and barriers.


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Warehouse Experience: 1 year (Required)
  • Forklift: 1 year (Required)
  • Order picking: 1 year (Required)
  • RF scanner: 1 year (Required)

Work Location: One location

Clemmons, NC 27012, US
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