Southern States Material Handling
Career Opportunities

Southern States Material Handling offers a competitive salary, paid vacation and personal time, a 401(k) retirement plan, medical, dental and vision insurance plus other great benefits. See below for a list of available positions or CLICK HERE to apply now!

Benefits We Offer:

  • Competitive salary, incentive programs and service rewards
  • Ongoing training and employee recognition
  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance
  • Life and Disability insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan and company match

Field Service & Shop Technicians - All FL & GA Locations

Full-Time / Parts & Service
May 13, 2024

Technicians needed for all Florida and Georgia locations to provide lift truck solutions to the customer base promptly through repair, service, maintenance, and knowledge of equipment, parts, and products; diagnosing, adjusting, repairing, or overhauling mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical systems, in most makes of forklifts including sit-down rider, stand-up rider, and walk behind types. 

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Service Coordinator - Lakeland, FL

Full-Time / Parts & Service
June 24, 2024

You will maximize customer satisfaction by dispatching technicians according to repair request, length, and purpose of trip. Maintain dispatch log. Confer with customers to expedite customer complaints. Works with management to improve the productivity and efficiency of the Service Department. 

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Human Resources Manager - Tampa, FL

Full-Time / Human Resources
May 01, 2024

You will contribute to making Southern States Material Handling a leader in the material handling industry by overseeing the completion of all administrative activities, rules and regulations, and adherence to all compliance matters related to the Human Resources and Safety functions for Southern States Material Handling. This role will also help support employees and oversee the development, implementation, and management of SSMH human resources strategies. 

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Parts Associate - Orlando, FL

Full-Time / Parts & Service
May 26, 2024

You will answer incoming parts calls and process customer orders; Process parts orders for road and shop technicians; Assist and interact with walk-in customers, Lookup parts in electronic catalogs; Create sales quotes and invoices; Operate a forklift to assist in loading/unloading parts and managing inventory as required at branch location; Conduct inventory; Ability to work in a constant state of alertness and safe manner; Additional duties may include: Put away stock, locate items in inventory, press tires, service van replenishment. 

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Accounts Payable Administrator - Tampa, FL

Full-Time / Accounting
May 26, 2024

You will strengthen and grow relationships with vendors and suppliers through timely payments; review invoices and check requests including ensuring appropriate documentation prior to payment; sort and match invoices and check requests; set invoices up for payment through internal systems; process check requests by coding and inputting check information. 

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CDL A Driver - Macon, GA

Full-Time / Parts & Service
June 01, 2024

Build rapport with customers as the Driver-Heavy Equipment; deliver and pick up material handling equipment, parts and supplies; promote safety initiatives and operate trucks for pickup and delivery of equipment; promote our service and products in a professional manner; maintain professional and technical knowledge and contribute to a team effort; and maintain DOT and customer paperwork to SSMH standards.

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SST Named One of Florida's "Best Companies to Work For"

The annual Best Companies to Work for in Florida list is featured in the August 2020 issue of Florida Trend Magazine...

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